Blest pair of Sirens (Charles Hubert Hastings Parry)
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- Editor: Clive So (submitted 2022-10-17). Score information: A4, 27 pages, 409 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Original SSAATTBB voice parts, with a new organ arrangement made from the orchestral score.
- Editor: John Henry Fowler (submitted 2008-03-28). Score information: A4, 38 pages, 307 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Original SSAATTBB version. Includes a piano version of the original orchestra accompaniment.
- Possible error(s) identified. See the discussion page for full description.
- Editor: John Henry Fowler (submitted 2008-03-06). Score information: A4, 21 pages, 241 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Arranged for four voices, SATB. Includes a piano version of the original orchestra accompaniment.
Title: Blest pair of Sirens
Composer: Charles Hubert Hastings Parry
Lyricist: John Milton, from "At a Solemn Musick"
Number of voices: 8vv Voicing: SSAATTBB
Genre: Sacred, Anthem
First published: 1887
Description: Dedicated to C. V. Stanford and the members of the Bach Choir. Described by Parry as an "Ode".
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Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Blest pair of Sirens.
- Posted in October 2022
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