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Arne, Thomas Augustine

Come shepherds we'll follow the hearse in E minor
  • Work information

    Scoring summary: V (4)
    Language: English
    Genre: Elegies (inst./voc.), Madrigals
    Dedicatee: Shenstone, William
  • Source description

    Title on source: Come Shepherds we'll follow the Hearse. N|o 12. Elegy [...] D:|r Arne
    • 4 parts - S 1, 2, 3, B - f.19v-21v, 19v-21r, 19v-21r, 24v-26v
      Manuscript copy: 1750-1800; 17 x 21 cm
  • Incipits

    1.1.1 S 1, c Grave; eIncipit Nr. 1.1.1 – Come shepherds we'll follow the hearse
    1.2.1 S 1, 3/2 ; EIncipit Nr. 1.2.1 – No verdure shall cover the vale
  • Further notes

    Scoring: S (3), B
    Notes: [S.l.], [s.n.], 18th century, second half
    The four parts are respectively found in Canto, Alto, Tenore and Basso parts
    Elegy on the death of William Shenstone
    Printed in An eighth collection of catches, canons and glees for three, four, five ... voices never before published selected by Thomas Warren (London [1763/94])
    Madrigal Society Collection
  • In collection

Library (siglum) shelfmark: GB-Lms  A.22-27
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