The Works of Mr. Henry Carey (Carey, Henry)

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Volume I

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Volume II

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Work Title The Works of Mr. Henry Carey
Alternative. Title
Composer Carey, Henry
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 volumes, 42 pieces or more
  • Volume I.
30 pieces
  • Volume II.
Part 1: 6 Songs for Conversation The Words by divers Hands. The Tunes contrived to make agreeable little Lessons for the Harpsichord, Viol, Violin, and Hautboy. Transposed into proper Keys for the German, or common Flute. Offer'd in all Gratitude, as a New Year's Gift to the Publick
  1. Love & Prudence
  2. The Generous Repulse
  3. The Wheedler
  4. The Dying Swan
  5. The Nightingale
  6. The Romp
Part 2: 6 Ballads on the Humours of the Town Suited to all Voices, Instruments and Capacities
First Publication. 1728
Librettist Various
Language English
Dedication Mr. Joseph Green (Vol.2)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voice, flute (oboe, violin), continuo
The music itself only shows the vocal line, the continuo line, and a part for flute. The substitutes of violin and oboe are mentioned in the subtitle.