Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: [Macbeth] Music in Macbeth [manuscript].

Digital Image File Name: 
94110
Source Call Number: 
W.b.548
Source Creator: 
Leveridge, Richard, 1670 or 71-1758.
Source Title: 
[Macbeth] Music in Macbeth [manuscript].
Source Created or Published: 
1840 June 23
Physical Description: 
p. 28 || p. 29
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Leveridge, Richard, 1670 or 71-1758.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Macbeth
Title (Hamnet): 
Music in Macbeth [manuscript], 1840 June 23.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 ms. score ; 24 x 30 cm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
D'Avenant, William, Sir, 1606-1668 -- Musical settings -- Scores.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Middleton, Thomas, d. 1627 -- Musical settings -- Scores.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Incidental music -- 19th century -- Scores -- Manuscripts
Subject (Hamnet): 
Scores -- 19th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts -- 19th century.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Locke, Matthew, 1621 or 2-1677, attributed name.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Reed, Thomas German, 1817-1888.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Pearce, Charles William, 1856-1928, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Cummings, William Hayman, 1831-1915, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Haymarket Theatre (London, England)
Notes (Hamnet): 
For a discussion of its attribution to Leveridge see The Musical quarterly, XLVII, no. 1 (Jan. 1961), p. 22-40, and Music and Letters, XLV (1964), p. 114-125.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Full score with incidental music. With additional accompaniment arranged by T.G. Reed for performance at the Theatre Royal, Haymarket June 23, 1840.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Reed's signature is on the first page. Scored for voices and orchestra.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Music composed for William D'Avenant's adaptation of Macbeth, with inclusion of songs from Thomas Middleton's The witch.
Notes (Hamnet): 
This setting now considered to be the work of Richard Leveridge; the widespread misattribution to Matthew Locke began with William Boyce's edition of 1770 (see Winkler, A.E. Music for Macbeth, 2004).
Notes (Hamnet): 
[2] 48 [4] 49-68.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Charteris, R. Annotated catalogue of the music manuscripts in the Folger, 131
Call Number (Hamnet): 
W.b.548