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The Resource Esther, the beautiful queen, William B. Bradbury ; edited by Juanita Karpf

Esther, the beautiful queen, William B. Bradbury ; edited by Juanita Karpf

Label
Esther, the beautiful queen
Title
Esther, the beautiful queen
Statement of responsibility
William B. Bradbury ; edited by Juanita Karpf
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Librettist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
CR2
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1816-1868
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradbury, William B.
Form of composition
oratorios
Format of music
full score
Language note
Libretto in English by C.M. Cady, based on the book of Esther and other biblical texts; also printed as text preceding score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1824-1889
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cady, C. M.
  • Karpf, Juanita
  • Josephus, Flavius
Series statement
Recent researches in American music,
Series volume
38
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Esther
  • Oratorios
Label
Esther, the beautiful queen, William B. Bradbury ; edited by Juanita Karpf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • For chorus (SATB), soloists, and narrator with piano acc
  • Nine numbers have full acc. notated by Bradbury; remaining accs. cued in from bass and soprano choral parts. Contemporary practice likely keyboard(s) and other instruments ad lib
  • "Concerning Esther, and Mordecai, and Haman; and how, in the reign of Artaxerxes, the whole nation of the Jews was in danger of perishing"--P. xiii-xix (Appendix, taken from Flavius Josephus)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
45085047
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
1 score (xxv, 122 pages)
Isbn
9780895794659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimiles
Label
Esther, the beautiful queen, William B. Bradbury ; edited by Juanita Karpf
Publication
Note
  • For chorus (SATB), soloists, and narrator with piano acc
  • Nine numbers have full acc. notated by Bradbury; remaining accs. cued in from bass and soprano choral parts. Contemporary practice likely keyboard(s) and other instruments ad lib
  • "Concerning Esther, and Mordecai, and Haman; and how, in the reign of Artaxerxes, the whole nation of the Jews was in danger of perishing"--P. xiii-xix (Appendix, taken from Flavius Josephus)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
45085047
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
1 score (xxv, 122 pages)
Isbn
9780895794659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimiles

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