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[A collection of the vocal music in Shakespear"s plays]

by William Shakespeare

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Songs with piano,
  • Vocal quartets with piano,
  • Musical settings,
  • Vocal quintets with piano,
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano,
  • Vocal trios with piano

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGarrick, David, 1717-1779, librettist, Addison, John, 1766?-1844, arranger of music , composer, Smith, John Christopher, 1712-1795, composer, Arne, Thomas Augustine, 1710-1778, composer, Weldon, John, 1676-1736, composer, Chilcot, Thomas, approximately 1700-1766, composer, Stevens, R. J. S. (Richard John Samuel), 1757-1837, composer, Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841, composer, Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695, composer, Linley, Thomas, 1756-1778, composer, Jackson, William, 1730-1803, composer, Leveridge, Richard, 1670 or 1671-1758, composer
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 score (iii, 4, 8, 17, 22, 79, 6, 4, 20 pages) ;
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25941789M
    OCLC/WorldCa954345740

    Songs from Shakespeare’s Plays and Songs of His Time is a sound-tapestry of the popular music performed during the life and times of William Shakespeare (–), interpreted by Tom Kines. He is joined by Ewen McCuaig on harpsichord, Joan Steele on recorder, and Joyce Sands on cello. Shakespeare, like most playwrights from the Elizabethan era used music in his plays to add to the entertainment value of the performance. Instrumental music at this point of history was still an integral part of the play and the separation between drama and music fif not yet exist.

    There are many lists out there that purport to be "complete," but none of them have done what we've done—actually compile each and every character, including every servant, messenger, page, and every follower, into the most complete list ever created. The first collection of Shakespeare’s work is known today as the “First Folio”. It was published in , under the direction of John Heminges and Henry Condell, two actors in the King’s Men. It contains 36 plays, of which half had never been printed before. Folio simply refers to the way sheets were folded and arranged into a book.

    This is a comprehensive list of Shakespeare plays, which will act as a ready reference for students, teachers, and Shakespeare lovers. William Shakespeare plays are of diverse nature and consist of comedies, tragedies, and historical plays. I have decided to list these plays in chronological order. Bookmark this. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .


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[A collection of the vocal music in Shakespear"s plays] by William Shakespeare Download PDF EPUB FB2

Work Title A Collection of the Vocal Music in Shakespeare's Plays Alt ernative. Title A Collection of the Vocal Music in Shakespear's Plays, including the whole of the Songs, Duetts, Glees, Choruses, &c.

Engraved from original MS & early printed Copies chiefly from the Collection of W. Kitchiner, Esqr. M.D. Revised & Arranged with an Accompaniment for the. The book is well presented, with a gold writing scribed upon a green cover. The book is conveniently small, because you'd expect the task of compiling the complete works of Shakespeare would merit a larger book size.

Once you are inside the book, the text is small, so, if you struggle to read you will perhaps need something to read it through/5().

Great deals on William Shakespeare Fiction & Literature Books Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books. William Shakespeare () is acknowledged as the greatest dramatist of all time.

He excels in plot, poetry and wit, and his talent encompasses the great tragedies of Hamlet, King Lear, Othello and Macbeth as well as the moving history plays and the comedies such as A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Taming of the Shrew and As You Like It with their magical Cited by: Dubbed "The Bard of Avon," Shakespeare oversaw the building of the Globe Theatre in London, where a number of his plays were staged, the best-known of which include Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and Macbeth.

The First Folio, a printed book of 36 of his comedies, tragedies, and history plays, was published in Macbeth, hands down, should be number one as it is the best of Shakespeare's works (at least in my opinion).

I have read 5 of the works listed (as I am only in high school and haven't had the vocabulary or analysis skills to read more earlier). This is an alphabetically ordered list of plays by William Shakespeare. Dates following titles indicate the dates the plays were written unless otherwise noted.

Asterisks indicate plays likely written by Shakespeare and other playwrights, though evidence has. The chronology of Shakespeare's plays remains a matter of some scholarly debate. Current consensus is based on a constellation of different data points, including publication information (e.g.

dates taken from title pages), known performance dates, and information from contemporary diaries and other records. Buy Shakespeare plays books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery.

A recent extract from a chapter on music in the Oxford Handbook of the Age of Shakespeare was published on Oxford University’s blog.

It explains that while the instruments at Shakespeare’s disposal would have been limited, it is possible to identify what a standard ensemble would have looked like in the late 16th century. Thoughtful — if sometimes overly academic — examination of why Shakespeare is thought to have pioneered so many subtlies and complexities of the theater.

Explores some tidbits from individual plays, and other dramatic gambits the bard used and developed across many plays. At some point in the book, almost every play is touched upon. Luckily, I was a Celtic harpist who had played recorder in 2nd grade, so I guess I kind of cheated. At any rate, our concerts provided a bit of a glimpse into what music sounded like in the 16th and early 17th centuries: a little bit of wind band music, some lute, viol, and harp music, and a smattering of madrigals.

The vocal music. The professional companies that put on plays in the public theatres worked with much-reduced musical resources. Normally, one boy actor could sing and perhaps play an instrument. Adult actors, especially those specializing in clown roles, sang as well. There are five notable passages of bacchanalian gaiety in Shakespeare's plays: the one in Henry IV, Pt.

2, already referred to, in which Silence gradually gets drunk as an accompaniment to fragments of a dozen ballads; the scene in Othello (ii, 31) in which Iago tempts Cassio, and sings a pair of jolly songs; the scene in Antony and Cleopatra.

A collection of the vocal music in Shakespear's plays: including the whole of the songs, duetts, glees, choruses, &c.: engraved from original ms. & early printed copies, chiefly from the collection of W.

Kitchiner, esqr. M.D. Item Preview. 12 Shakespeare Plays from Speak the Speech. We've just been informed of a great new resource for listening to Shakespeare's plays on audio. Speak the Speech is a non-profit audio theatre company dedicated to providing freely available.

A folio is a large book in which printed sheets are folded in half only once, creating two double-sided leaves or four pages. Folios were more expensive and far more prestigious than quartos. Shakespeare's friendly rival Ben Jonson had previously published his own plays with his poems in a folio format book.

The Boys from Syracuse Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart’s Broadway musical – the first ever based on Shakespeare – is a version of The Comedy of Errors, based on a Roman play by Plautus. Stationers' Register: Book in which the English government required printers to register the title of a play before the play was published.

The full official name of the Stationers' Register was the Hall Book of the Worshipful Company of Stationers. Despite William Shakespeare’s status as a literary giant, a small but vocal group of scholars, playwrights, actors, and conspiracy theorists have long argued that he is not the true author of his plays.

Even though the vast majority of Shakespeare scholars have rejected it, this theory has become increasingly prominent since the s, and has even inspired an.

Characters of Shakespear's Plays is an book of criticism of Shakespeare's plays, written by early nineteenth century English essayist and literary critic William ed in reaction to the neoclassical approach to Shakespeare's plays typified by Samuel Johnson, it was among the first English-language studies of Shakespeare's plays to follow the manner of.

As his book progresses, Sturrock's characters weigh in on 25 questions surrounding the authorship controversy. Was the writer of the plays educated or not? Could Shakespeare write legibly, given.Shakespears Sister are an alternative pop and rock musical duo based in the United Kingdom that was formed in by singer–songwriter Siobhan Fahey, a former member of pears Sister was initially a solo act, but by it had become a duo with the addition of the American musician Marcella er they released two top 10 .