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'The Grand Chant for the 67th Psalm [by] Pelham Humphry [Humfrey]', orchestrated by Sir George T. Smart for the wedding of the Princess Royal and Frederick William of Prussia

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MS. Mus. b. 15, fol. 109

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Sir George Smart's autograph full score of his orchestral accompaniment for the Gloria to Psalm 67, to a chant in D major by Pelham Humfrey. Arranged for the wedding of the Princess Royal and Frederick William of Prussia on 25 Jan 1858. For an account of the occasion, see The Times, 26 Jan 1858, pp. 7-8.

Dates

  • [1858]

Extent

1 leaf

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. Mus. b. 15, fol. 109

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17161

Abstract

Sir George Smart's autograph full score of the orchestral accompaniment for the Gloria to Psalm 67, to a chant in D major by Pelham Humfrey, [1858].

Biographical / Historical

Sir George Smart (1776-1867) was a conductor, organist and composer. See Grove Music Online for further details.

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Title
'The Grand Chant for the 67th Psalm [by] Pelham Humphry [Humfrey]', orchestrated by Sir George T. Smart for the wedding of the Princess Royal and Frederick William of Prussia
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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