Henry Cope Colles: Songs with piano accompaniment
Autograph score of 'Songs with piano accompaniment' by Henry Cope Colles:
a (fols. 1-2) 'Im April'. No. 1 of 2 German songs. Words by Emanuel Geibel
b (fols. 3-5v) 'Vöglein'. No. 2 of 2 German songs. Words by Emanuel Geibel
c (fols. 7-10) 'Two rondels from the French of Wenceslas (Henry Newbolt)'. Dated 'Feb. 13th 1906': no. 1: Long ago to thee; no. 2: Though I wander far off ways
d (fols. 11-13v) 'Christmas'. 2 songs. Words by George Herbert. 1: All after pleasures; 2: The shepherds sing
e (fols. 15-18) 'Two fairy songs from "The tempest". For a soprano voice with 'a burden' (ad lib.) for two treble voices'. 1: Come unto these yellow sands; 2: Full fathom five.
- Creation: early 20th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Mus. c. 598, fols. 1-2].
MS. Mus. c. 598
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 15950
Autograph score of 'Songs with piano accompaniment' by Henry Cope Colles, early 20th cent.
Biographical / Historical
Henry Cope Colles (1879-1943) was music critic and writer on music. See Grove Music Online for further details.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Faculty of Music, 2002.
Folio (300 × 236 mm and 340 × 270 mm)
- Songs with piano accompaniment by Henry Cope Colles
- EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
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