Michael William Balfe

his life and his English operas by William Tyldesley

Publisher: Ashgate in Aldershot, England, Burlington, Vt

Written in English
Published: Pages: 256 Downloads: 895
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  • Balfe, M. W. -- 1808-1870,
  • Balfe, M. W. -- 1808-1870.,
  • Balfe, Michael William, -- 1808-1870,
  • Composers -- Ireland -- Biography

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-249) and index

Other titlesHis life and his English operas
StatementWilliam Tyldesley
GenreBiography
SeriesMusic in nineteenth-century Britain
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML410.B18 T95 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17096279M
ISBN 100754605582
LC Control Number2002019635

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Drawing on previously unused source materials such as letters, legal documents and playbills, this biography. Michael William Balfe () rose to fame in London in immediately after the premiere of his first opera, The Siege of Rochelle. For the next thirty-five years, this unique Dublin-born musician was destined to be the most important operatic composer in Victorian Britain.

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"A Memoir of Michael W. Balfe" - by C. Kenny (London ) English Opera and the works of Michael W. Balfe by George Biddlecombe (New York - ) Michael W. Balfe: His Life and His English Operas by William Tyldesley. Michael William Balfe, with his new wife, arrived back in London in to find himself in an active and thriving musical environment.

British musical activity was not confined to London, although it was very much the centre of affairs. Michael William Balfe, (bornDublin, Ire.—died Oct.

20,near Ware, Hertfordshire, Eng.), singer and composer, best known for the facile melody and simple ballad style of his opera The Bohemian Girl. Balfe appeared as a violinist at. The Bohemian Girl is an English Romantic opera composed by Michael William Balfe with a libretto by Alfred Bunn.

The plot is loosely based on a Cervantes tale, La Gitanilla. The best-known aria from the piece is "I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls" in which the main character, Arline, describes her vague memories of her childhood.

It has been recorded by many artists, most famously by Dame Joan Based on: La Gitanilla, by Cervantes. : Balfe, Michael William. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

All. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kenney, Charles Lamb, Memoir of Michael William Balfe. New York: Da Capo Press, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kenney, Charles Lamb, Memoir of Michael William Balfe.

London, Tinsley brothers, (OCoLC) Michael William Balfe is the author of The Bohemian girl ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ), The Bohemian Girl ( avg rating, 0 rat 2/5(1). Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Michael William Balfe ( - Octo ), was an Irish composer, best known today for his opera The Bohemian Girl. Balfe was born in Dublin, where his musical gifts became apparent at an early age. The only instruction he received was from his father, who was a dancing master, and from a musician, C.

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A slightly older book is George Biddlecombe's English opera from to with particular reference to the works of Michael Balfe. Composer Michael William Balfe (), with works available to browse and buy.

Irish composer and singer. Of his twenty-nine operas the best known is The Bohemian Girl. His success allowed him to retire to the Hertfordshire.

A Memoir of Michael William Balfe, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive. Michael William Balfe: His Life and His English Operas: Tyldesley, William: Books - Balfe, Michael William, a musician and a composer, born at 10, Pitt-street, Dublin, 15th Maywas one of the first Irishmen of modern times whose talent as a composer has been widely acknowledged, and whose works have been performed throughout the he was seven years of age, the master of a military band at Wexford, where his father was then residing, was attracted by his.

Alto Sax, Piano - Intermediate - Digital Download Composed by Michael William Balfe (). Arranged by John A. Dempsey. Romantic Period, World, Celtic, Valentine's Day, Wedding.

Score, Set of Parts. 13 pages. Published by John A. Dempsey (S). Michael W. Balfe's opera "The Bohemian Girl" premiered on Novem in London's Drury Lane Theatre and soon became one of the most successful English operas of the 19th century, whose.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.Balfe's Life and Work. Michael William Balfe was born in Dublin to a musician and dancing teacher father in The family moved to Wexford for a while but, when Balfe was aged ten, they returned to is likely that he was taught to play the piano and violin by his father who, like his father before him, had strong musical leanings.Title The devil's in it: an entirely new and original comic opera in two acts Contributor Names Balfe, M.

W. (Michael William) -- (composer).