Come, Ye Sons of Art by Henry Purcell (1659-1695). Choir Secular. Choral Extended Work; Larger Works; Masterworks; Score. Faber Edition. Baroque; Masterwork. 36 pages. Published by Faber Music (AP.12-0571515568).
ISBN 0571515568. Baroque; Masterwork.
Purcell composed six of his finest odes to honor the birthdays of Queen Mary in successive years from 1689. Come, ye sons of art (1694) followed recent stage successes and contains some of the composer's most sparkling and memorable instrumental and vocal writing. This authoritative performing edition is prepared by the leading Purcell expert, Robert King.