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Composer Description
Cooke, Benjamin
(1734-1793)
Glee ATTB When the Noblemen and Gentlemen’s Catch Club, founded in 1761, offered valuable prizes for the…
Webbe, Samuel, the Elder
(1740-1816)
Glee ATTB It begins innocuously enough, but this delightful, short glee by the great Samuel Webbe (the Elder)…
Webbe, Samuel, the Elder
(1740-1816)
Glee ATTB A song for our times, indeed: a mournful bass solo begins, quasi-recitativo, with a heartfelt lament…
Porter, Samuel
(1733-1810)
Catch & Glee ATTB One of the few pieces in the collection with a local flavour, written by a local man (Samuel Porter…
Leach, Mr. Glee ATTB None
Alcock, John (the younger)
(1740-91)
Glee ATTB Written long before political correctness exerted any restraint upon the sensibilities of the…
Webbe, Samuel, the Elder
(1740-1816)
Glee ATTB "This gain'd a prize medal 1772", Webbe proudly notes at the top of the score in the printed copy…
Smith, John Stafford
(1750-1836)
Glee ATTB The words of this piece first appeared in 1694 in a play by Thomas D'Urfey called "The Comical…
Smith, John Stafford
(1750-1836)
Glee ATTB None