Title Shakespeare Songs
Commercial Availability Status Available
Edition Or Catalog Number HL 00228102
Cardell Number V27[A-B]
Meckna Number W139
Copyright Date And Owner ©1961 Southern Music Publishing Co.; ©1989 Virgil Thomson
Ensemble Type Vocal (Solo or Small Ensemble)
Year Composed 1956-57
Year Published
Year Revised
First Publisher Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc.
Current Publisher Id Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc.
Duration 4

Manuscript Sources Location



Voice and Piano

Instrumentation Notes

Research Notes

Text: (English) William Shakespeare

Cc: Movements

1. Was this Fair Face the Cause? (from "All's Well that Ends Well")

2. Take, O Take Those Lips Away (from "Measure for Measure")

3. Tell Me Where is Fancy Bred (from "The Merchant of Venice")

4. Pardon, Goddess of the Night (from "Much Ado about Nothing")

5. Sigh No More, Ladies (from "Much Ago about Nothing")