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Title:
This sacred ground : a setting of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address : for mixed chorus, children's chorus, baritone solo and orchestra (1962)
Author:
Diamond, David, 1915-2005.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1962.
Physical Description:
1 manuscript score (47 pages) ; 48 x 33 cm + 1 manuscript vocal score ([ii], 33, [4] pages ; 36 x 26 cm) and 1 vocal score ([iv], 36 pages ; 28 x 19 cm)
General Note:
Holograph.

"Commissioned by the Buffalo Evening News and Station WBEN, Inc."--T.p.

"To Josef Krips with Admiration and Gratitude"--T.p.

Vocal score published in 1963 by Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc., New York, and by Peer Musikverlag G.m.b.H., Hamburg ; includes reproduction of Lincoln's manuscript text on p. [ii].

"Vocal score finished 15 March 1962, Firenze ; orchestration finished 4 April '62"--p. 33 of ms. vocal score.

"Orchest. begun 19 March '62"--p. [1].
Language:
English
Local Note:
"Inscribed to the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, With Thanks, David Diamond, Buffalo, 14 October 1963."--Front cover verso of printed vocal score.
Added Corporate Author:
Added Uniform Title:
Buffalo evening news,