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'Twas pretty Poll and honest Jack - T, orch


Name Hook, James (1746-1827) [Ascertained]
Standardized title 'Twas pretty Poll and honest Jack
Scoring summary T, orch
Key or mode G
Title on source Twas pretty Poll & Honest Jack. M|r Dignum Vauxhall 1794 [...] Hook | Upton
RISM ID number 806230566

Library information

Library siglum GB-Llbhf DD/570/1


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Allegretto
Voice/instrument T
Key or mode G
Text incipit When whirling winds are heard to blow
PAE Code


Total scoring T, vl (2), vla, b, fag (2), cor (2)

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1770-1800
Format, extent score: p.251-257
Dimensions 24.5 x 29.5 cm

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], end of the 18th century
Performed at Vauxhall Gardens in 1794

Index terms

Subject heading Songs
Language of text eng
Name Dignum, Charles (1765c-1827) [Performer]

Related Titles

Parent record 806253060 Hook, James: 36 Songs