Merlin and Vivian, Op.52 (Hadley, Henry Kimball)
New York: G. Schirmer, 1907. Plate 19134.
Original images: 300dpi, grayscale jpg2000 files approx. 2060 by 3100 pixels.
Editing: converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, re-sampled to 600dpi, and set uniform margins. Several page of the preface containing the poem are missing.
|Work Title||Merlin and Vivian|
|Alternative Title||a lyric drama for chorus, soli and orchestra|
|Composer||Hadley, Henry Kimball|
|Movements/Sections||40 numbers in 3 parts|
|First Publication||1907 – New York: G. Schirmer|
|Librettist||Ethel Watts Mumford Grant (1878–1940) (@ Wikipedia at Ethel Watts Mumford)|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Voices: soprano, mezzo-soprano, 3 tenors, bass + mixed chorus (SATB)|
This has been tagged for orchestra (as opposed to string orchestra) because, although the exact instrumentation is not known at present, the piano score shows cues for English Horn, so clearly the orchestra has at least winds.