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Four Elizabethan madrigals. Music for strings ensemble: 3 violins and cello or 2 violins, viola and cello (flute may be substituted for violin 1). by Katherine Kennicott Davis

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Published by G. Schirmer in New York .
Written in English


  • String quartets (3 violins, violoncello), Arranged

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Edition Notes

StatementArr. and edited by Katherine K. Davis and Hazel Weems.
ContributionsWeems, Hazel
LC ClassificationsM453 D28 F6
The Physical Object
Paginationscore (12 p.) and 5 parts.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14766151M

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