Sir John Hawkins' History of Music (John Wall Callcott)
- Editor: Jonathan Goodliffe (submitted 2004-01-11). Score information: A4, 1 page, 68 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
Description: Catch scored in treble clefs, probably written for male voices. The music has been transcribed in modern score format as it was intended to be sung. There is also The historians in a version closer to the original "Catch" notation.
Original text and translations
Have you Sir John Hawkins' hist'ry?
Some folks think it quite a myst'ry.
Music fill’d his wond’rous brain
How d’ye like him, is it plain?
Both I’ve read and must agree
that Burney’s hist’ry pleases me.