Jerusalem (Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings)




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Sheet Music


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Jim (2009/2/15)

Publisher. Info. London: J. Curwen & Co., 1916
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Voices and Orchestra (Composer)

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Publisher. Info. London: J. Curwen & Co., 1916*
*The actual year of issue for the orchestral arrangement was 1921 or 1922.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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For Mixed Chorus (Sothilander)

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Arranger Georg L. Sothilander
Publisher. Info. Georg L. Sothilander
Misc. Notes The harmonies of the arrangement correspond with C. Hubert H. Parry's music.
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General Information

Work Title Jerusalem
Alternative. Title And Did Those Feet in Ancient Time (original title)
Composer Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICP 31
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1916 (March 10)
First Performance. 1916-03-28, London (unison voices and organ)
1918 (unison voices and orchestra)
First Publication. 1916
Librettist William Blake (1757–1827), as a preface to Milton a Poem
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Unison voices (optional solo) with organ
External Links Wikipedia article
History of Work
Musical Opinion, November 1936 (pp.107-108)

Misc. Comments

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.