Comus (Arne, Thomas Augustine)
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London: Harrison & Co., n.d. Plate (1).
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Arrangements and Transcriptions
Harry Edward Wall (1871-1941)
Cramer's Library of Organ Music by British Composers, Set 5 No.8
London: J.B. Cramer & Co., Ltd. 1937. Plate J.B.C. & Co. Ltd. 14402.
Arrangement dedicated to Dr. Marshall Bidwell.
|Alternative Title||The Masque of Comus|
|Composer||Arne, Thomas Augustine|
|First Performance||1738-03-04 in London. Theatre Royal, Drury Lane|
|Librettist||John Dalton (1709-1763), after John Milton (1608–1674)|
|Instrumentation||voices, chorus, orchestra
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
|Extra Locations||Selections also in 6 Songs (Nos.1-2)|
There is in fact a chorus, per both RISM and Wikipedia ("Assorted spirits, revelers in Comus's pleasure crew, etc.") - Schissel