Jerusalem (Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings)
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Voices and Orchestra (Composer)
London: J. Curwen & Co., 1916*
*The actual year of issue for the orchestral arrangement was 1921 or 1922.
This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
|Alternative Title||And Did Those Feet in Ancient Time (original title)|
|Composer||Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings|
|Year/Date of Composition||1916 (March 10)|
|First Performance||1916-03-28, London (unison voices and organ)|
1918 (unison voices and orchestra)
|Librettist||William Blake (1757–1827), as a preface to Milton a Poem|
|Instrumentation||Unison voices (optional solo) with organ|
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
History of Work
Musical opinion, November 1936, pp 107-108
The oft sung typographical error, 'among *those* dark...' has been corrected to 'among *these* dark...' using Adobe Photoshop. So now the text agrees with later published versions and Blake's original. Please see the discussions page for further comment.