The Seasons (New Edition - English/German) (Vocal Score). Composed by Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809). Edited by Michael Pilkington. For Choral (SATB). Music Sales America. Baroque. 252 pages. Novello & Co Ltd. #NOV072493. Published by Novello & Co Ltd. (HL.14029544).
ISBN 0711984646. Baroque. 7.75x11 inches.
Edited with a new English translation by Michael Pilkington. The English translation in this edition is entirely new, and attempts to provide a translation of van Swieten's text that fits Haydn's music. The style used tries to give some flavour of eighteenth-century language while being easily intelligible today, being an eighteenth century work. Arranged for soprano, tenor and bass soloists, SATB and orchestra. English/German edition.