Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in E minor (Henry Aldrich)

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Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2011-07-13).   Score information: A4, 12 pages, 129 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download. Transposition to G minor available at same link.

General Information

Title: Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in E minor
Composer: Henry Aldrich

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredEvening Canticles

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: c.1685 in manuscript
Description: The Alto verse in this anthem is at the bottom of comfortable range. The part may be taken by a Tenor, or the service is available transposed to G minor.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Magnificat and Nunc dimittis.