Thomas and Sally

Description:

1782 vocal score of Thomas Arne's opera Thomas and Sally, or the Sailors return. Dramatic pastoral in two acts by Thomas Augustine Arne to a libretto by Isaac Bickerstaff; London, Covent Garden, 28 November 1760. Thomas and Sally can claim to be the first all-sung English comic opera. It is noteworthy as well for the introduction of clarinets into the orchestra (Grove Music Online).

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1782  
Partner(s):
UNT Music Library
Collection(s):
Virtual Music Rare Book Room
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Wright and Co.
Place of Publication: London
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1782
  • Digitized: October 28, 2008
Description:

1782 vocal score of Thomas Arne's opera Thomas and Sally, or the Sailors return. Dramatic pastoral in two acts by Thomas Augustine Arne to a libretto by Isaac Bickerstaff; London, Covent Garden, 28 November 1760. Thomas and Sally can claim to be the first all-sung English comic opera. It is noteworthy as well for the introduction of clarinets into the orchestra (Grove Music Online).

Note:

Physical copy missing pages 9 & 10

Note:

Full title as it appears in the t.p.: "A new edition of Thomas and Sally, or The Sailor's Return; a dramatic pastoral: as performd at the Theatre Royal Covent Garden."

Physical Description:

1 vocal score (17, [1] p.) ; obl. fol.

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Subject(s):
Alternate Title: The Sailor's Return
Uniform Title: Thomas and Sally. Vocal Score
Partner:
UNT Music Library
Collection:
Virtual Music Rare Book Room
Identifier:
  • UNTCAT: b1369856 |
  • OCLC: 49413385 |
  • RISM: RISM A/I, AA 1926a
  • CALL-NO: M1503.A75 T5 1782
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc12
Resource Type: Musical Score/Notation
Format: Image
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Access: Public