The Story of the Cross (Buck, Dudley)

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SIBLEY1802.25148.3b4e-39087011356682story score.pdf
Publisher Info.:

G. Schirmer’s Collection of Oratorios and Cantatas
New York: G. Schirmer, 1896. Plate 10123.


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General Information

Work Title The Story of the Cross
Alternative Title Cantata for Lenten Use
Composer Buck, Dudley
Movements/Sections 14
Year/Date of Composition 1892
First Performance 1896-03-29 (Palm Sunday) in Taunton, Massachusetts, St. Thomas Church
Walter J. Clemson, conducting.
First Publication 1896 – New York City: G. Schirmer
Librettist Bible, Claude de Santeüil (opening stanza), Jacopone da Todi poss.
Language English
Dedication Geo. Foster Peabody Esq., New York City
Average Duration 45–50 minutes
Composer Time Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices, chorus, organ

Misc. Comments

Premiere (or early performance at least) - see The Organist and Choirmaster, Volume 4, May 15 1896, page 5.

Date 1892 according to N. Lee Orr, Dudley Buck (2008).

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