Suite for Strings, Z.770 (Purcell, Henry)
Free public domain sheet music from IMSLP / Petrucci Music Library
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Arrangements and Transcriptions
For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Tennent)
Minuett, 2nd Aire and Jigg re-instated from later Purcell works; inner parts of the Boree (bourée) added by the arranger.
|Work Title||Suite for Strings|
|Year/Date of Composition||ca.1681|
|Average Duration||8 minutes|
|Instrumentation||strings (possibly viols)|
|Extra Information||There are 2 works bearing the catalog number 770. One is titled Overture and is a single movement in G minor, actually a concert arrangement for 4 strings (likely viols) of the Introduction to Swifter Isis, Swifter Flow, Z.336 while the second is a Suite for 4 strings in G major with incomplete inner parts.|
Incomplete in manuscript.