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Four songs to poems of William Blake, 2013

Identifier: MS010

Scope and Contents

Four Songs to Poems of William Blake. For bass-baritone and orchestra. Music by Bryan Beaumont Hays. For Hugh Givens. 1. The Lamb -- 2. The Echoing Green -- 3. The Tyger-- 4. The Laughing Song. Orchestra: Piccolo (alternates with Flute II); Flute I; 2 oboes; Cor Anglais; 2 B-flat (A) clarinets; bass clarinet; 2 bassoons; 2 horns in F; 2 trumpets in C; Strings; Harp; Celesta; Percussion. Note at end: 1st orchestral draft 5/9/13. Final draft 8/5/13. Songs Little lamb, who made thee? Dost thou know who made thee? Gave thee life, and bed thee feed by the stream and o'er the mead; Gave thee clothing of delight, softest clothing woolly bright; Gave thee such a tender voice, making all the vales rejoice? Poems of William Blake Piccolo Flute Oboe Cor Anglais Clarinet in b-flat Bass-baritone Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra.


  • 2013



36 Sheets : 1 manuscript orchestral score (photocopy, 36 pages) ; 48 cm.

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Part of the Saint John's University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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