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Blake, William, 1757-1827 -- Musical settings.

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Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Eleven songs of innocence from William Blake

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Identifier: MS005
Scope and Contents Eleven songs of innocence from William Blake : for soprano, clarinet (B-flat, A), violin and cello / music by Bryan Beaumont Hays. CONTENTS: 1. Piping down the valleys wild -- 2. A dream -- 3. The blossom. -- 4. The divine image -- 5. The chimney sweeper -- 6. Infant joy -- 7. The shepherd -- 8. The little boy lost -- 9. The little boy found -- 10. Nurse's song -- 11. Spring. Songs Piping down the valleys wild, piping songs of pleasant glee, on a cloud I saw a child, and he laughing said to...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1976 - 2016

Five songs from 'Poetical Sketches', 2015

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Identifier: PS038
Scope and Contents Five Songs from 'Poetical Sketches.' Vocal solo for Soprano, Flute, Clarinet in A and Violoncello. Poetry by William Blake. Music by Bryan Beaumont Hays. Publisher's No. AP-10586. Composed for Marcie Hagen in 2000. Premiered for her DMA recital at the University of Minnesota. Song I. "How sweet I roam'd" -- Song II. "My silks and fine array" -- Song III. "Love and harmony combine" -- Song IV. "Memory, hither come" --Song V. "The wild winds weep" (Mad Song). Songs Song I. How sweet I roam'd...
Dates: 2015

Four songs to poems of William Blake, 2013

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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...
Dates: 2013

Four songs to poems of William Blake for low voice, 1993

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Identifier: MS011
Scope and Contents Four Songs to Poems of William Blake. For low voice. Music by Bryan Beaumont Hays. For Hugh Givens. 1. The Lamb -- 2. The Ecchoing [sic] Green -- 3. The Tyger -- 4. Laughing Song (Piano and vocal). Note at end: July 1993. Spiral bound photocopy of manuscript score. 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...
Dates: 1993

Two nocturnes and aubade: three songs for low voice and string quartet

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Identifier: MS044
Scope and Contents Two nocturnes and aubade: three songs for low voice and string quartet. [Set] to poems of William Blake. Music by Bryan Beaumont Hays. CONTENTS: 1. To the evening star -- 2. Night -- 3. To Morning. QUARTET: Two violins; viola; cello. Handwritten original manuscript score, photocopy of piano reduction. Songs Thou fair-haired angel of the evening, now whilst the sun rests on the mountains, light thy bright torch of love; thy radiant crown put on, and smile upon our evening bed! Violin Viola...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1976 - 2016