The Fairy Queen, Z.629 (Purcell, Henry)

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13 more: Jig • Sing While we Trip it Upon the Green • One Charming Night • Hush No More • If Love's a Sweet Passion • Dance for the Fairies • When I have Often Heard Young Maids • A Thousand Ways We'll Find • Next, Winter Comes Slowly • Entry Dance • Thus Happy and Free • Chaconne • They Shall be as Happy as They're Fair

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Chaconne (Act V)

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Performers Professor P (Paul De Bra playing 4 different accordions and bass accordion)
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For 4 Recorders (Tennent)

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12 more: Jig • Sing While We Trip It Upon the Green • One Charming Night • Hush, No More • If Love's a Sweet Passion • Dance for the Fairies • When I Have Often Heard Young Maids • A Thousand Ways We'll Find • Next, Winter Comes Slowly • Thus Happy and Free • Chaconne • They Shall be as Happy as They're Fair

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Reccmo (2012/6/10)

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For 2 Trumpets and 2 Trombones (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2012/6/8)

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Next Winter Comes Slowly (Act IV)

For Harpsichord (Depolo)

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Reccmo (2012/6/10)

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Sheet Music

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Carolus (2020/2/27)

Editor John South Shedlock (1843-1919)
Publisher. Info. The Works of Henry Purcell, Vol.XII
London: Novello, Ewer & Co., 1903. Plate 11173.
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Editor John South Shedlock (1843-1919)
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Overture (Act I)

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RCM Library (2021/5/11)

Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1692-1725).
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Misc. Notes Royal College of Music Library, London (GB-Lcm): MS 822/54
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Chaconne (Act V)

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Parts

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10 more: Recorder 2 • Oboe 1 • Oboe 2 • Trumpet 1 • Trumpet 2 • Timpani • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos / Basses

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Editor John South Shedlock (1843-1919)
Publisher. Info. London: Novello and Co., n.d.(ca.1920).
Reprinted New York: E.F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). Catalog A2329
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Suite (21 numbers)

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8 more: Oboe 2 • Trumpet 1 • Trumpet 2 • Timpani • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Contiuno (Cellos/Basses, Harpsichord)

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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1700).
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Misc. Notes From Royal College of Music Library, London (GB-Lcm): MS 1144
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Chaconne (Act V)

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Vocal Scores

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Massenetique (2011/11/22)

Editor John South Shedlock (1843-1919)
Publisher. Info. London: Novello and Co., n.d.(ca.1915). Plate 14056.
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Selections

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Molaso (2021/6/7)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: J. Heptinstall, for the Author, 1692.
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Misc. Notes RISM A/I: P 5876
1st song sung in the II act;
2nd/II; 3rd/II; 5th/III; 2nd/III; 3rd/III; 5th/IV; 2nd/IV; song in 5th act
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Duet: Turn Then Thine Eyes (Act V)

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Feduol (2022/10/27)

Editor William Barclay Squire (1855-1927)
John Alexander Fuller-Maitland (1856-1936)
Publisher. Info. The Works of Henry Purcell, Vol.XXII (pp.137-138)
London: Novello, Ewer & Co., 1922. Plate 14731.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For String Orchestra (Reed)

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4 more: Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos/Basses

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Arranger William Leonard Reed (1910-2002)
Publisher. Info. London: Eulenburg, 1952. Plate E.E. 6610.
Reprinted Boca Raton: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1987-2018). Catalog A5255.
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For 4 Recorders (Tennent)

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15 more: Rondeau • Jig • Sing While we Trip it Upon the Green • One Charming Night • Hush No More • If Love's a Sweet Passion • Dance for the Fairies • When I have Often Heard Young Maids • A Thousand Ways We'll Find • Next, Winter Comes Slowly • Entry Dance • Thus Happy and Free • Chaconne • They Shall be as Happy as They're Fair • Engraving files (MusicXML, for MIDI)

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Incidental Music, Vol.1 (10 numbers)

For Strings and Continuo (Höckner)

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5 more: Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos/Basses • Harpsichord

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Editor Hilmar Höckner (1891-1968)
Friedrich Wilhelm Lothar (1885-1971), continuo
Publisher. Info. Kassel: Bärenreiter-Verlag, 1937. Plate MPR

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Hortus Musicus, No.50
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1951. (reissue)

Reprinted Boca Raton: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1987-2018). Catalog A1118.
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Editor Hilmar Höckner (1891-1968)
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Incidental Music, Vol.2 (9 numbers)

For Strings and Continuo (Höckner)

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Editor Hilmar Höckner (1891-1968)
Friedrich Wilhelm Lothar (1885-1971), continuo
Publisher. Info. Kassel: Bärenreiter-Verlag, 1939. Plate MPR

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Hortus Musicus, No.58
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1951. (reissue)

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Rondeau (2nd Music)

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Ouverture (Act I)

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Next, Winter Comes Slowly (Act IV)

For Harpsichord (Depolo)

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Chaconne (Act V)

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For 4 Recorders (Tennent)

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For 4 Instruments (Dich)

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Misc. Notes 1st part: flute, oboe, clarinet in E, clarinet in B, clarinet in B (low), violin
2nd part: flute, oboe, clarinet in B, clarinet in B (low), violin
3rd part: clarinet in B, clarinet in B (low), alto clarinet in E, viola, horn in F
4th part: bassoon, cello, double bass, bass clarinet in B, contrabass clarinet in E
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For Horn, Trumpet and Euphonium (Messerschmidt)

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Arranger Hans Jorgen Messerschmidt (b. 1944)
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General Information

Work Title The Fairy Queen
Alternative. Title Semi-opera in Five Acts
Name Translations The Fairy-Queen; La reina de las hadas; La reina de les fades; Փերիների թագուհին; A Tündérkirálynő; La regina delle fate; Fairy-Queen; 妖精女王; La Fereĝino
Name Aliases The fairy queen; Fairy Queen; Královna víl; Królowa elfów‏; 仙后
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 184684091; LCCN: n81036058; GND: 300122888; BNF: 139212350; NLA: 35213725
Composer Purcell, Henry
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Z.629
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IHP 15
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 acts
First Performance. 1692-05-02 in London, Dorset Garden
First Publication. 1692 (selections)
Librettist Anonymous, after William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
InstrDetail 2 recorders, 2 oboes, 2 trumpets, timpani, strings, continuo
Discography All Music Guide
External Links Wikipedia article