Ode to Hesperus (Cornell, John Henry)
G. Schirmer’s Collection: Trios, Quartets and Choruses for Male Voices. No.10.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1881. Plate 2673.
Cover has copyright 1878, but "10. Ode to Hesperus - Cornell. - 15 [cents]" has been handwritten in. Copyright date on first page of score.
|Work Title||Ode to Hesperus|
|Composer||Cornell, John Henry|
|First Publication||1881 (or earlier?)|
|Librettist||Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)|
|Dedication||possibly Mendelssohn Glee Club, New York|
|Instrumentation||TTBB Chorus a capella|
Given either its premiere or its New York premiere by the Mendelssohn Glee Club 1886 December 7 ? - see Review of the New York Musical Season 1886–87, page 60.