Hutcheson : Bacchus to arms : Choir offer
Composer: Francis Hutcheson (c.1722 - 1773)
Forces: S.A.T.B. + reduction
Lyrics: George Granville, Lord Lansdowne
Hutcheson, son of the Scottish philosopher of the same name, was an amateur composer who published this and other works under the pseudonym of Francis Ireland. To create a martial atmosphere Hutcheson has quoted as the first two bars Purcell's "Britons strike home" (Bonduca); the quintessential militaristic song of this era.
Choir offer: 5.00 euro for 12 copies
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