Dido's Lament and Chorus (Henry Purcell)

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Editor: Shaun Pirttijarvi (submitted 2013-08-18).   Score information: A4, 12 pages, 132 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Original instrumentation. Please email me if you require a transposition.
Editor: John Kilpatrick (submitted 2009-05-01).   Score information: A4, 8 pages, 69 kB   (full score 12 pages, 83KB) Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Set for wind quartet, soprano solo, and SATB choir (or a cappella). Vocal and full scores available, and instrument parts.

General Information

Title: Dido's Lament and Chorus
Composer: Henry Purcell

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SecularOpera

Language: English
Instruments: Wind quartet (flute or oboe, clarinet, french horn, bassoon); or can be sung a cappella from the wind parts by the choir humming or singing aah.


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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Dido and Aeneas.