The faithful Maid / The Melancholy Nymph `Twas when the seas were roaring`

First performance 23 February 1715 London Drury Lane Theatre. Incidental music; sung in Gay`s `The Beggar`s Opera` - Lucy`s song XXVIII `How Cruel are the Traytors` probably sung in John Gay`s `Comic Tragick Pastoral Farce` or `What D`ye Call it` Act II


English songs: 19 `The Melancholy Nymph: `Twas when the seas were roaring` (1715), HWV 228, 19 (Handel)
Nicki Kennedy (soprano) / The Brook Street Band / 2008.
Added by: serbar , 12.12.2020 19:32