William Corbett

Composer. Born 18 June 1680. Died 7 March 1748
William Corbett
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1680-06-18
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William Corbett

William Corbett Biography (Wikipedia)

William Corbett (18 June 1680 – 7 March 1748) was an English composer, violinist, and concert performer. The Director of New Theater (Lincoln's Inn Fields, London) from 1700, Corbett was appointed orchestra director of King's Theatre, The Haymarket in 1705 and became a member of the Royal Orchestra in 1709.

In 1716, he was appointed Director of the King's Band. From 1715 to 1726, Corbett lived in Italy, returning to London in 1727. It has been speculated that while abroad, Corbett was possibly acting as an agent for the Crown.

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Concerto Alla Portuguesa Op.8 no.4 i) Allegro
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Concerto Alla Portuguesa Op.8 no.4 i) Allegro

Concerto Alla Portuguesa Op.8 no.4 i) Allegro

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Orquestra Barroca Casa da Musica
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Al'Irelandese
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Al'Irelandese
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Alla Paduana
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Alla Paduana

Alla Paduana

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European Community Baroque Orchestra
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Alla Romana
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Alla Romana
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