Matthew Locke: Songs and Dialogues for Voice and Basso Continuo

Books | Voice and Basso Continuo

Publisher: Stainer & Bell
Composer: Matthew Locke
Format: Sheet Music | Vocal Work
Edited by Mark Levy

A Dialogue: Alas, alas, who has been here? (D - G) and (D - D)
A Dialogue between Apollo and Neptune (D - F) and (G - D)
A Dialogue between Thirsis and Dorinda (E - G) and (C - E)
Bone Jesu Verbum Patris (C - F sharp)
Lucinda, wink or veil those eyes (E - F)
The Despondent Lover’s Song (D sharp - G)
The Passing Bell (D - F) with chorus: sop. (F sharp - F nat); bass (G - D)
Then from a whirlwind oracle (D - E)
To a Lady singing to herself by the Thames-side (E - A)
Urania to Parthenissa: A Dream (E - G)
Wrong not your lovely eyes! (E - F)

Never before collected in one volume, the surviving solo songs and dialogues of this fascinating Restoration figure have been edited by Mark Levy, bass-viol virtuoso and one of Britain’s outstanding early music performers. This volume is a valuable companion to the larger works of Locke published in the Musica Britannica series, filling a serious gap for performers and scholars, as well as providing a selection of fine repertoire particularly suited to complement Purcell’s songs.
ISBN: 9790220210556
Language: English
Catalogue No: SABD87

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