The Poor Soldier (Shield, William)

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Publisher. Info. London: J. Bland, n.d.(ca.1783).
Misc. Notes Vocal selections include text beneath the treble staff.From the International Harp Archives at Brigham Young University
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Work Title The Poor Soldier
Alternative. Title A Comic Opera in Two Acts
Composer Shield, William
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWS 6
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 Acts
First Performance. 1783-11-04
London: Covent Garden
Librettist John O'Keeffe (1747-1833)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation Vocal soloists, Chorus, Orchestra
Extra Information Revision of an earlier opera entitled The Shamrock (1777).