Smyth: Serenade in D Major for Orchestra (Facsimile)
Serenade in D Major for Orchestra (Facsimile)
Edited by John L. Snyder
N084S Smyth: Serenade in D Major for Orchestra (Facsimile)
978-1-9872-0632-6 Facsimile (2021) 11x8.5, viii + 140 pp.
The present whereabouts of Ethel Smyth’s autograph score for her Serenade in D Major are unknown. This facsimile edition presents a photocopy of the score that was made, according to the label on the cover, in August 1993, and which is now in the Royal College of Music Library. The introduction to this edition includes a biographical sketch of August Manns, conductor of the premiere performance.
Serenade in D Major for Orchestra
No. 1. Allegro non troppo
No. 2. Scherzo: Allegro vivace
No. 3. Allegretto grazioso
[No. 4.] Finale: Allegro con brio
John L. Snyder is Professor of Music Theory and Musicology at the University of Houston Moores School of Music. He has published—and presented papers at regional, national, and international meetings and symposia—on research in several areas, particularly medieval music theory and the music of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor.