Basic Details

Title
Much Ado About Nothing
Availability
Unpublished
Category
Incidental Music
Instrumentation
fl.picc.sax-2 tpt-lute-vla.vlc.db-tenor soloist
Publisher
Manuscript

Cataloging Information

Copyright
See verification notes, below
Year Composed
1957
Date Composed
July 1957
M.S. Location
The Virgil Thomson Papers at Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Cardell Number
T16[A-B]
Meckna Number
W344

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"