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Great parent hail to thee - V (4), Coro, orch; ZimP 327


Name Purcell, Henry (1659-1695) [Ascertained]
Standardized title Great parent hail to thee
Scoring summary V (4), Coro, orch
Title on source A Commemoration Song Perform'd att Christ Church in Dublin, Jany ye 9, 1693-4
RISM ID number 806041243

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 31447


Work number 1.1.1
Voice/instrument fl 1
Key or mode C
PAE Code


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

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1690-1710
Format, extent score: f.140r-147v

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], ca. 1700
[Symphony]-[Canzona]-Great parent hail-Who hast through last distress-Another century commencing-Ritornello-After war's alarms-Awful matron take thy seat-She was the first who did inspire-Succeeding princes next recite-But chiefly recommend to fame-[Symphony]-The royal patron's sung-Then a second Ormond's story-With themes like these
Comment on scoring: VSol 1111. Coro 1111. woodwinds 2000. strings 11110. bc


Catalog of works ZimP , 327

Index terms

Subject heading Festive music
Language of text eng
Name Tate, Nahum (1652c-1715) [Text author] [Ascertained]

Related Titles

Parent record 806933742 Pieces