Overture No.8 (Boyce, William)




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Hornpipe (No.2)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Hornpipe (No.2)

For 3 Recorders (Tennent)

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Misc. Notes Transposed to F major (original in D major)
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General Information

Work Title Overture No.8
Alternative. Title
Composer Boyce, William
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWB 22
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1761
First Performance. 1761
First Publication. 1770
Average DurationAvg. Duration 9 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation horns, trumpets, drums, oboes, flutes, and strings

Misc. Comments

From "Twelve Overtures in Seven, Nine, Ten, and Twelve parts", London 1770. Originally the Overture to the Ode for His Majesty's Birthday 1761 'Twas at the nectar'd feast'