Basic Details

Title
Measure for Measure
Availability
Unpublished
Category
Incidental Music
Instrumentation
2 hn.2 tpt-2 perc-tack piano-boy soprano soloist
Publisher
Manuscript

Cataloging Information

Year Composed
1956
Date Composed
June 1956
M.S. Location
The Virgil Thomson Papers at Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Cardell Number
T14
Meckna Number
W341

Additional Info

Notes

Play by William Shakespeare

Directed by John Houseman for the American Shakespeare Festival Theater, Stratford, CT

Related Persons

Attachments

Related Works

Shakespeare Songs - Related Works

Shakespeare Songs (1956-57; W139) for voice and piano including member works:

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

2. Take, O Take Those Lips Away (from incidental music to "Measure for Measure"; 1956; See W341)

3. Tell Me Where is Fancy Bred (from incidental music to "The Merchant of Venice"; 1957; See W343)

4. Pardon, Goddess of the Night (from incidental music to "Much Ado About Nothing"; 1957; See W344)

5. Sigh No More, Ladies (from incidental music to "Much Ado About Nothing"; 1957; See W344)

Each member work also published in both "Collected Songs for High Voice" and "Collected Songs for Low Voice"