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|Work Title||The Brigand Chief|
|Alternative. Title||The Brigand|
|Librettist||James Robinson Planché (1796-1880)|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Classical|
According to Grove Music, Cooke's music was "composed as it was for ‘operas’ which were essentially plays interspersed with songs". This would make his scores incidental music.