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Sound the trumpet beat the drum - V (6), Coro, orch; ZimP 335


Name Purcell, Henry (1659-1695) [Ascertained]
Standardized title Sound the trumpet beat the drum
Scoring summary V (6), Coro, orch
Title on source A Wellcom Song, 1687
Additional title Welcome songs
Rule type RISM
RISM ID number 806041237

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 31447


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Symphony.
Voice/instrument tr
Key or mode C
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.1
Voice/instrument S coro
Key or mode D
Text incipit Caesar and Urania come
PAE Code


Total scoring A (2), T (2), B (2), Coro S, Coro A, Coro T, Coro B, vl (2), vla, vlc, ob, tr

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1690-1710
Format, extent score: f. 94r-100r

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], ca. 1700
Performers mentioned: f. 95r Mr Robert (T), f. 99r Mr Abell (A), Mr Turner (A),[Mr] Marsh (T) and [Mr] Bowman (B)
Symphony-[Canzona]-Sound the trumpet-[Ritornello]-Caesar and Urania come-Symphony-Crown the year-To Caesar all hail-Let Caesar and Urania live-Symphony-What greater bliss-With plenty surrounding-Chaconne-While Caesar like the morning star-His fame like incense mounts-To Urania and Caesar-
Comment on scoring: VSol 0222. Coro 1111. woodwinds 0100. brasses 010. strings 11110


Catalog of works ZimP , 335

Index terms

Subject heading Festive music
Language of text eng

Related Titles

Parent record 806933742 Pieces