Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in G (Benjamin Cooke)

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Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2012-10-16).   Score information: A4, 13 pages, 157 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download.

General Information

Title: Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in G
Composer: Benjamin Cooke

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredEvening Canticles

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1780

Description: This service was originally written for the re-opening of the organ in Westminster Abbey, with a set of pedal pipes by Avery, in 1780. Hence the extensive (for the time) use of pedals.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Magnificat and Nunc dimittis.