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Bonduca - Excerpts; V (5), Coro, orch; ZimP 574


Name Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
Standardized title Bonduca
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary V (5), Coro, orch
Title on source Bonduca
RISM ID number 806041230

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 31447


Work number 1.1.1
Voice/instrument A solo
Key or mode c
Text incipit Hear great Rugwith
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.1
Voice/instrument B solo
General note for music incipit + Metre added.
Key or mode c
Text incipit Hear ye gods of Britain
PAE Code
Work number 1.3.1
Voice/instrument S 1 VSol
Key or mode g
Text incipit Sing ye druids
PAE Code
Work number 1.4.1
Voice/instrument T
Key or mode g
Text incipit Divine Audates president of war
PAE Code
Work number 1.5.1
Voice/instrument A solo
Key or mode C
Text incipit To arms your ensigns strait display
PAE Code
Work number 1.6.1
Title of movement, tempo Grand Chorus.
Voice/instrument S
Key or mode C
Text incipit Britons strike home revenge
PAE Code


Total scoring S (2), A, T, B, Coro S, Coro A, Coro T, Coro B, vl (2), bc, fl (2), ob (2), cor (2)

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1690-1710
Format, extent score: f. 13r-18r

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], ca. 1700
With symphonies
Hear us great Rugwith [Solo and chorus]-Hear yee Gods of Brittain [Recitative]-Sing yee Druids [Solo and chorus]-Divine Audates [Recitative]-To arms, your Ensigns strait display [Duet]-Britains strike home [Duet and chorus]
Comment on scoring: VSol 2111. Coro 1111. woodwinds 2200. brasses 200. strings 11000. bc


Catalog of works ZimP , 574

Index terms

Subject heading Stage music
Language of text eng

Related Titles

Parent record 806933742 Pieces