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King Arthur - Excerpts; V (5), Coro, orch; ZimP 628


Name Purcell, Henry (1659-1695) [Ascertained]
Standardized title King Arthur
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary V (5), Coro, orch
Title on source We have sacrificed
Additional title The British Worthy
Rule type RISM
Subheading Excerpts
RISM ID number 806041231

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 31447


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Sym:.
Voice/instrument vl 1
Key or mode F
PAE Code


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

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1690-1710
Format, extent score: f.19r-46v

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], ca. 1700
Symphony-Woden first to thee-To Woden thanks we render-The lot is cast-Brave souls to be renowned-I call you all-To Woden's hall-Symphony-Come if you dare-Now they charge on-The fainting Saxons-Now the victory's won-Hither this way-Let not a moonborn elf-Ritornello-Come follow me-Ritornello-We brethren of air-How blest are shepherds-Shepherd leave decoying-Come shepherd lead up-Third Act Prelude-What ho thou genius of this isle-What power art thou-Thou doting fool-Great LoveI know thee now-No part of my dominion-Prelude-See we assemble-Dance-'Tis I that have warmed ye-Ritornello-'Tis love that hath warmed us-Sound a parley-Two daughters of this aged stream-Passacaglia-How happy the lover-Symphony-Ye blustering brethren-Serene and calm-Symphony-Round thy coast-You say 'tis love-Love has a thousand-For folded flocks-Though Jason's fleece-Fairest isle-Our natives not alone


Catalog of works ZimP , 628

Index terms

Subject heading Semi-operas
Language of text eng
Name Dryden, John (1631-1700) [Text author] [Ascertained]

Related Titles

Parent record 806933742 Pieces