The Light of Asia (Buck, Dudley)
London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d. .
Original scans: 600dpi, black and white tif files approximately 4000 by 6000 pixels. De-skewed and set uniform margins.
|Work Title||The Light of Asia|
|Movements/Sections||29 numbers in 3 parts|
|First Performance||1887-5-6 — Washington, D.C.: Washington Choral Society|
|First Publication||1886 – London: Novello, Ewer, & Co.|
|Librettist||Edwin Arnold (1832–1904)|
|Dedication||To Edwin Arnold, Esq.|
|Instrumentation||Voices: soprano, tenor, bass + mixed chorus (SATB)|
Accompaniment at the premiere was provided by organ and piano to the consternation of the composer.