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Concerto II : England (c. 1739-1750) : Concerti grossi for strings and winds / by Michael Christian Festing, John Humphries, and John Alcock ; selected and introduced by Kenneth Cooper
Bib ID 8315078
Format MusicMusic [notated music, volume]
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not available for loan. 
Description New York : Garland, 1989 
1 score (324 pages) ; 32 cm. 
Series

Three centuries of music in score ; 3.

Full contents
  • 1. Eight concertos in seven parts, op. 5 / M.C. Festing
  • 2. Twelve concertos in seven parts for two violins & violoncello obbligato ... op. 2 / John Humphries
  • 3. Six concertos in seven parts for four violins, a tenor, a violoncello & a thorough bass for the harpsichord [with optional flutes and oboes] / John Alcock.
 
Notes

For string orchestra, mostly with 2 violins soli.

Reproduces manuscripts made under the Works Projects Administration, which are part of the Black Line Prints collection in the Music Division of the New York Public Library.

Includes index.

Library's Divall copy is a photocopy of Chaper 1. Michael Christian Festng (d. 1752) Eight concertos in seven parts, op. 5, London, Wm. Smith, 1739.

Staff notation.

Subjects Concerti grossi -- Scores.  |  Concertos (Violins (2) with string orchestra) -- Scores.  |  Music -- Italy.  |  Concerti grossi -- Scores.  |  Music.  |  Italy.
Other authors/contributors Cooper, Kenneth, 1941-  |  Alcock, John, 1715-1806  |  Container of Festing, Michael Christian, 1705-1752. Concertos  |  Container of Humphries, John, approximately 1707-approximately 1740. Concertos  |  Divall, Richard, 1945-2017, former owner

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