The Bay of Biscay (Davy, John)

Sheet Music


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Phillip21 (2019/4/15)

Publisher. Info. Nicholson's Favorite Song Book, No. 3, pp.6-7
London: W. Nicholson & Sons, n.d.[1899].
Misc. Notes From uploader's collection.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Trumpet (Messerschmidt)

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Arranger Hans Jorgen Messerschmidt (b. 1944)
Publisher. Info. Hans Jorgen Messerschmidt, 2018.
Misc. Notes mistitled Ray of Biscay Hornpipe, misattributed to James Crooks Paton. Appears to be the version from O'Neill's - Music of Ireland (1903), No.329
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General Information

Work Title The Bay of Biscay
Alternative. Title
Composer Davy, John
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJD 6
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 song
First Performance. 1805/05/09
First Publication. 1805 ca.
Librettist Andrew Cherry (1762-1812)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation voice, piano
Extra Information First appeared in an entertainment entitled 'Spanish Dollars; or, The Priest of the Parish' staged at Covent Garden for the benefit of Charles Incledon.