Alas Fair Face (Pilkington, Francis)

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For Voice and Keyboard

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General Information

Work Title Alas Fair Face
Alternative. Title Why Doth That Smoothed Brow
Composer Pilkington, Francis
First Publication. 1605
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 4 voices (SATB), lute or orpharion, bass viol


Misc. Comments

From The First Booke of Songs and Ayres (London, 1605). According to Grove Music, the original instrumentation was SATB voices with lute or orpharion and bass viol. The versions for 4 voices and lute were published in The Old English Edition (London, 1897-8), and the versions for voice and lute were published in 1922.