Comus (Arne, Thomas Augustine)
London: Harrison & Co., n.d., Plate (1).
Overture and selected songs.
These files are part of the Orchestra Parts Project.
|Alternative Title||The Masque of Comus|
|Composer||Arne, Thomas Augustine|
|First Performance||1738-03-04 in London. Theatre Royal, Drury Lane|
|Librettist||John Dalton (1766–1844), after John Milton (1608–1674)|
|Instrumentation||Solo Voices, Chorus, Orchestra (2 flutes, 2 oboes, bassoon, 2 trumpets, timpani, strings, continuo)|
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
There is in fact a chorus, per both RISM and Wikipedia ("Assorted spirits, revelers in Comus's pleasure crew, etc.") - Schissel