Rule, Britannia - Score and parts composed by Thomas Augustine Arne (1710-1778). For SAATB strings/viols; or 2 voices, piano; or SAATB recorders. String Quartets, Quintets etc., Recorder Quintets. Choral or Vocal Music. Score and Parts. Published by Magnamusic Distributors Inc (MM.BFS0004).
Part of British Folksongs Series, Rule, Britannia is scored for soprano recorder/crumhorn/flute/viol/violin 1/oboe, alto 1 recorder/crumhorn/flute/viol/violin 2/oboe, alto 2 recorder/crumhorn/tenor recorder/flute/viol/violin 3/oboe, tenor recorder/crumhorn/flute/viol/violin 4/viola/oboe and bass recorder/crumhorn/viol/cello/bassoon, and is 'A grand ode in honour of Great Britian' from 'Alfred, a Masque.' It was performed origionally for the Crowned Prince of Wales in 1740. Score and parts. Keyboard part included, with (2) vocal lines (characters Alfred and Eltruda.).