"Sigh no more, ladies" : a comparative analysis of three different settings of Shakespeare's lyric

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dc.contributor.advisor Levitt, Joseph
dc.contributor.author Diehl, Joseph A. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-09T15:34:17Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-09T15:34:17Z
dc.date.created 2010 en_US
dc.date.issued 2010
dc.identifier.sici Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Musical settings--History and criticism
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/123456789/193684
dc.description.abstract The focus of this paper is a comparative analysis of Roger Quilter, Sir Arthur Sullivan, and Geoffrey Bush’s settings of the Shakespeare lyric, “Sigh no more, ladies.” There is a discussion of the literature surrounding the three composer’s settings. Background information concerning the meaning of the text is discussed followed by a musical analysis of the three pieces. Musical examples for all three settings are provided.
dc.description.sponsorship School of Music
dc.format.extent 18 p. : digital, PDF file, music + 17 electronic files (digital, MP3) + 2 sound discs (4 3/4 in.) en_US
dc.source CardinalScholar 1.0 en_US
dc.subject.other Quilter, Roger, 1877-1953. Shakespeare songs, op. 30 Sigh no more, ladies.
dc.subject.other Bush, Geoffrey. Elizabethan songs. Sigh no more, ladies.
dc.subject.other Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Much ado about nothing. Selections.
dc.subject.other Sullivan, Arthur, 1842-1900. Shakespeare songs. Sigh no more, ladies. en_US
dc.title "Sigh no more, ladies" : a comparative analysis of three different settings of Shakespeare's lyric en_US
dc.type Creative project (M.M.), 3 hrs. en_US
dc.description.degree Thesis (M.M.) en_US
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1576298 en_US

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