Henry Purcell: Timon of Athens, edited by Ian Spink (Purcell Society Edition Vol. 2)

Purcell Society Edition Volume 2 contains Henry Purcell’s Timon of Athens, Z. 632, which was written for a revival of Thomas Shadwell’s drama The History of Timon of Athens (an adaptation of Shakespeare’s play). Purcell’s music is scored for 2 sopranos, tenor and bass soloists, SATB chorus and instrumental ensemble.

Publisher: Novello & Co.

Publication date: 1994

The full score of Timon of Athens is available to purchase in hardback and paperback. Instrumental parts are available on hire. For further information, please contact Novello & Co.

This completely new edition supersedes the original Purcell Society Edition Vol. 2 edited by Frederick Gore Ouseley and published by Novello and Ewer in 1882. It also replaces the revision by Jack Westrup published by Novello & Co. in 1974.