The Beefeater (Darnley, Herbert)

Sheet Music


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Ross Duncan Boyle (2020/9/8)

Publisher. Info. London: Francis, Day & Hunter, 1898. Plate F.D.H. 19245.
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General Information

Work Title The Beefeater
Alternative. Title The Tower of London
Composer Darnley, Herbert
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IHD 1
Key D major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1900
First Performance. 1900
First Publication. 1900
Librettist Composer
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
Extra Information A famous song about a London attraction. Made famous by Dan Leno, who recorded it several times, in 1900 and 1902.