Catches, Glees and Canons (Hayes, William)

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Publisher. Info. Oxford: printed for the Author, 1757, 1765.
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Misc. Notes Title-page transcription (Book 2)
Catches, Glees, and Canons, for Three, Four, Five, Six, and Eight Voices, (Including Such as gained Prize Medals at Almacks, A.D. 1763 & 1764.)
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Publisher. Info. Oxford: printed for the Editor, 1765.
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A Supplement to the Catches, Glees, and Canons, lately published by Dr. Hayes: consisting chiefly of some Favourite Pieces, composed by Old, and Approved Masters, (to which, he hath added Parts, for the Sake of enriching the Harmony) and Two New Canons, one of which obtained the Prize Medal this present Year 1765.
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Editor John Arnold
Publisher. Info. The Essex Harmony, Vol.2
London: G. Bigg, 1777.
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Misc. Notes 1. Catch. Phillis, my fairest, how can you deny me?
2. Catch. Alike in temper, and in life, A drunken husband, Scottish wife
3. Canon. Tipple away
4. Canon. Come follow me to the greenwood tree
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General Information

Work Title Catches, Glees and Canons
Alternative. Title Catches, Glees and Canons, for Three, Four and Five Voices
Composer Hayes, William
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 Books + supplement
First Publication. 1757, 1765
Language English - some pieces in Latin, Italian, French
Dedication I. Sir William Dolben, Baronet
II. Edward Leigh, Lord Leigh of Stoneley, Baronet
Supplement: the Worthy Members of the Catch-Club, or Phil-Harmonic Society,
at the King's-Head Tavern in Oxford
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 3-6,8 voices

Misc. Comments

  • Also contains epitaphs.
  • Mainly compositions by Hayes, but the Supplement contains some pieces by other composers.