The Unwelcome Guest, Op.38 (Weld, Arthur)

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Tenor solo - "How Sweet Thou Art to Me" (Sleep, Gentle Sleep)

 Complete Score (G Major: high voice and piano)
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PMLP183066-Weld - How Sweet Thou Art HV.pdf
Publisher Info.:

Cincinnati: The John Church Company, 1909. Plate 16164-4.


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General Information

Work Title The Unwelcome Guest
Alternative Title
Composer Weld, Arthur
Opus/Catalogue Number Op.38
First Publication 1909
Librettist W. H. Denny (William Henry Leigh Dugmore) (1853-1915)
Language English
Piece Style Romantic

Misc. Comments

Weld wrote incidental music and several light operas. In tagging this page, I have made an assumption that this is incidental music based on the fact that a web article (Wikipedia? - ES) on the librettist mentioned that he wrote song lyrics, such as "How Sweet Thou Art to Me". If he had written the libretto for a whole light opera, or for all the music in it, this sentence would have been worded differently. Since this is mentioned as a single song, it seems to be incidental music. Any firm evidence of what The Unwelcome Guest was would be welcome.

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