Back to index NoteWorthy Composer Scriptorium

Chester (1778)

Music Menu

Scripto Search
What's New
Recommendations
Monthly Chart


Classical A  B  C  D E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L
M  N  O  P  Q  R  S
T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z

Major Composers Bach  Beethoven
Beethoven (Tina B)
Handel  Haydn
Mendelssohn  Mozart
Schubert  /  S-Lieder
Verdi

Major works
Joplin Rags
Messiah  Planets

Other
Anthems  Christmas
Cornish  Ethnic
Hamilton  Humour
MacEanruig  Ragtime
National Anthems
Rock  Tin Pan Alley

Marches  Polkas

In Memoriam

These pieces (in Noteworthy Composer format) are for private use only. You may download them for your own personal use.
You may NOT market them for monetary gain. You may NOT use the scores to give a public performance unless you have the permission of the copyright holder/user who submitted the file.
You will find the contact details in this file. If you are having difficulties, please contact for further advice.
For more information on copyright, please read this.

Recommend this to others?
File:chester.nwc (April 2015) 2 kB
Full name of work:Chester (1778)
Composer:Billings, Williams (1746 1800), American
About:http://www.naxos.com/person/William_Billings/40250.htm
First line:N/A
Music category:Patriotic Song
Instruments:arranged for SSATB (piccolo/whistle, clarinet, French horn, bassoon) and piano (converted to strings etc)
Name of file creator:John Hooper
e-mail address:john "at" learnchoralmusic "dot" co "dot" uk
website:http://www.learnchoralmusic.co.uk
Running time:00:02:26
Comments:There are no text/lyrics; this File was generated purely for Choral Rehearsing purposes (using a published piano-reduction Score), and so doesn't look pretty even though it should sound reasonable (though that depends very much on your hardware/software; mine is a Soundblaster AWE64 Gold).
Voice-emphasised Midi Files of the whole work can be downloaded for free from my Website (above). My Website (above) also contains Midi Files for several rather more modern Composers, for which NWC versions may be available.
There is a competent performance of this Work by by Paul Hillier and His Majestie's Clerkes on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=--XA2OtAPnk