Love in a Village (Arne, Thomas Augustine)



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Publisher. Info. Unidentified Publisher, n.d.(ca.1763).
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Work Title Love in a Village
Alternative. Title
Composer Arne, Thomas Augustine
First Performance. 1762-12-08
First Publication. 1763
Librettist Isaac Bickerstaffe (1733-1812?)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, orchestra
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Misc. Comments

Contains 42 musical numbers of which only five were newly composed works by Arne. The other music is made up of 13 pieces borrowed from Arne's earlier stage works, a new overture was by C. F. Abel, and 23 songs by other composers, including Boyce, Geminiani, Giordani, and Galuppi, albeit with new texts.