Caractacus (Read, John Francis Holcombe)

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Editor First edition
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d.[1882]. Plate 6252.
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General Information

Work Title Caractacus
Alternative. Title A cantata for solo voices, chorus, and orchestra
Composer Read, John Francis Holcombe
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJR 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 numbers
First Publication. 1882 – London: Novello, Ewer & Co.
Librettist E.J. Stokes
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, bass + mixed chorus (SATB)
External Links Brief review from New Publications section of The Athenaeum (July 15, 1882)