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A bonny swain - S, orch


Name Hook, James (1746-1827) [Ascertained]
Standardized title A bonny swain
Scoring summary S, orch
Key or mode B|b
Title on source Scotch Song
RISM ID number 806351374

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 28971


Work number 1.1.1
Voice/instrument S
Key or mode B|b
Text incipit A bonny swain
PAE Code


Total scoring S, vl (2), b, fl, ob, fag (2), cor (2), taille

Material description

Type Autograph manuscript
Publishing, printing and production information 1750-1830
Format, extent score: f.88r-91v

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], 1800
Texts of verses 2 and 3 copied at end of score
The names the singer Mrs Cook and lyricist Dr Houlton are insribed with the title; also 'Vauxhall 1801'
Composed for performance at Vauxhall Gardens, London, in 1801

Index terms

Subject heading Songs
Language of text eng
Name Houlton [Text author] [Ascertained]
Cooke, Mrs. (18/19) [Performer]

Related Titles

Parent record 806351369 Hook, James: 64 Songs