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Love's goddess sure was blind - V (4), Coro, orch; ZimP 331


Name Purcell, Henry (1659-1695) [Ascertained]
Standardized title Love's goddess sure was blind
Scoring summary V (4), Coro, orch
Title on source Queens Birth-Days Song 1692
RISM ID number 806041242

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 31447


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Symphony.
Voice/instrument vl 1
Key or mode g
PAE Code


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

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1690-1710
Format, extent score: f. 130r-139r

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], ca. 1700
Symphony-[Canzona]-Love's goddess sure was blind-Ritornello-Those eyes that form-[Ritornello]-Sweetness of nature-Long may she reign-May her blest example-[Ritornello]-Many such days-Ritornello-May she to heaven late return-As much as we below shall mourn-Our short but their eternal choice
Comment on scoring: VSol 1201. Coro 1111. strings 11110. bc


Catalog of works ZimP , 331

Index terms

Subject heading Festive music
Language of text eng
Name Sedley, Charles (1639-1701) [Text author] [Ascertained]

Related Titles

Parent record 806933742 Pieces