4 English Lyrics (Moeran, Ernest John)

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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by University of Melbourne
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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes/Winthrop Rogers, 1934. Plate H. 14102.
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General Information

Work Title 4 English Lyrics
Alternative. Title
Composer Moeran, Ernest John
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. R69
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEM 32
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 songs:
  1. Cherry Ripe
  2. Willow Song
  3. The Constant Lover
  4. The Passionate Shepherd
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1934-05: Lingwood, Norfolk
First Publication. 1934 – London: Boosey & Hawkes/Winthrop Rogers
Librettist see below
  1. Thomas Campion (1567-1620)
  2. John Fletcher (1579-1625)
  3. William Browne (ca.1590-ca.1645)
  4. Christopher Marlowe (1564-1593)
Language English
Dedication To Parry Jones
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano