The Fairy Queen (Vocal Score). Composed by Henry Purcell (1659-1695). Edited by Anthony Lewis. For Choral (SATB). Music Sales America. Baroque, Opera, Choral. 170 pages. Novello & Co Ltd. #NOV070320. Published by Novello & Co Ltd. (HL.14026368).
ISBN 0853602220. Baroque, Opera, Choral. 6.75x10 inches.
The drama in this work is adapted from Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. The work may be perfomed with a minimum of five soloists: Soprano I, Soprano II, Alto or countertenor, or Tenor, Tenor, Bass. The orchestral scoring consists of two recorders, two oboes, two trumpets, timpani, strings and continuo.