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Author Blow, John, -1708.

Title A second musical entertainment perform'd on St. Cecilia's day [music] : November XXII. 1684. / The words by the late ingenious Mr. John Oldham ... Set to music in two, three, four, and five parts, by Dr. John Blow ...

Published London : Printed by John Playford, and are to be sold by John Carr ..., 1685.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail Music RB  LHD 008    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 1 score ([vi], 71 [1] p. ; 21 cm.
Notes For solo voices (SATB), chorus (SATB), strings and continuo.
First edition.
Signatures: 2 leaves unsigned, a², B-T² (T₂, verso, advertisements)
Title within double line border.
Setting of Oldham's ode "For an anniversary of musick kept upon St. Cecilia's day" ; text also given as text on the 4th & 5th prelim. leaves.
RISM, B 3004
Herlin, Denis. Hanson-Dyer, 8
Wing, B3356
Brooks 13 (A bibliography of John Oldham).
Breslauer, Martin and Leo Lipmannsohn. Musikbibliothek Dr. Werner Wolffheim, 1724
Local note Music RB copy from the Collection of Louise Hanson-Dyer.
Music RB copy previously from the Collection of Werner Wolffheim.
Other author Oldham, John, 1653-1683
University of Melbourne. Hanson-Dyer music collection
Subject Saint Cecilia's Day -- Songs and music.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with string orchestra -- Scores.
Variant Title First line of text: Begin the song! your instruments advance!
Local author Hanson-Dyer, Louise, 1884-1962 Former owner.
Wolffheim, Werner, 1877-1930 Former owner.