Love in a Village: a Comic Opera As it is Performed at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden. For the Harpsicord, Voice, German Flute, or Violin.

Description:

Vocal score for Love in a Village is broken into four labeled sections ('books'), each of which has a separate title page, and includes the music from the comic opera which has figured bass. Some of the music includes underlaid lyrics and the names of the persons who performed the pieces. Table of contents for the entire work is on page [1].

According to Grove Music Online, the opera is the story of a heroine (Rosetta) who runs away from an unhappy marriage.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1763  
Partner(s):
UNT Music Library
Collection(s):
Virtual Music Rare Book Room
Usage:
Total Uses: 420
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Creator (Compiler):
Arne, Thomas Augustine, 1710-1778

Also composed some of the music.

Creator (Librettist):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Walsh, I.
Publisher Info: "London. Printed for I. Walsh in Catharine Street in the Strand."
Place of Publication: London, England
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1763
Description:

Vocal score for Love in a Village is broken into four labeled sections ('books'), each of which has a separate title page, and includes the music from the comic opera which has figured bass. Some of the music includes underlaid lyrics and the names of the persons who performed the pieces. Table of contents for the entire work is on page [1].

According to Grove Music Online, the opera is the story of a heroine (Rosetta) who runs away from an unhappy marriage.

Note:

Full title as it appears on the (first) title page: Love in a Village: a Comic Opera As it is Perform'd at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden. The Musick by Handel, Boyce, Arne, Howard, Baildon, Festing, Geminiani, Galuppi, Giardini, Paradies, Agus, Abos. For the Harpsicord, Voice, German Flute, or Violin. Book I.

Physical Description:

1 vocal score (62 p.) ; 24 x 33 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): comic operas | pasticcios | ballad operas | Rosetta
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Love in a Village: a Comic Opera. Book I.
Added Title: Love in a Village: a Comic Opera. Book II.
Added Title: Love in a Village: a Comic Opera. Book III.
Added Title: Love in a Village: a Comic Opera. Book IV.
Partner:
UNT Music Library
Collection:
Virtual Music Rare Book Room
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 21820821 |
  • CALL-NO: M1503.A74 L62 1763
  • UNTCAT: b1463237 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc25957
Resource Type: Musical Score/Notation
Format: Image