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Suite on English folk tunes : A time there was ... : for orchestra, op. 90 / Benjamin Britten.

Author/Creator:
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.
Publication:
[London] : Faber Music, [c1976]
Format/Description:
Musical score
score (57 p.) ; 38 cm.
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Standardized Title:
Suite on English folk tunes
Other Title:
A time there was ...
Subjects:
Suites (Orchestra) -- Scores.
Folk songs, English -- England -- Instrumental settings.
Contents:
Cakes and ale.
The bitter withy.
Hankin booby.
Hunt the squirrel.
Lord Melbourne.
Notes:
Cover title.
Duration: 14 min.
Reproduced from holograph.
"The Suite is founded on tunes published in the seventeenth century in Playford's The dancing master, and some folk songs collected orally at the beginning of this century."
OCLC:
2673361