John Gay

Born 30 June 1685. Died 4 December 1732
John Gay
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1685-06-30
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John Gay

John Gay Biography (Wikipedia)

John Gay (30 June 1685 – 4 December 1732) was an English poet and dramatist and member of the Scriblerus Club. He is best remembered for The Beggar's Opera (1728), a ballad opera. The characters, including Captain Macheath and Polly Peachum, became household names.

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John Gay
The Beggar's Opera - Let Us Take The Road (March In 'Rinaldo)
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The Beggar's Opera - Let Us Take The Road (March In 'Rinaldo)
John Gay
Overture; Let us take the road (The Beggar's Opera)
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Overture; Let us take the road (The Beggar's Opera)
John Gay
Over the hills and far away
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Over the hills and far away
John Gay
The Beggar's Opera - Let Us Take The Road
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The Beggar's Opera - Let Us Take The Road

The Beggar's Opera - Let Us Take The Road

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John Woolf
RSC Chorus & Orchestra
John Gay
Youth's the season made for joys (The Beggar's Opera)
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Youth's the season made for joys (The Beggar's Opera)
Nicholas Ward
The Beggar’s Opera: My Heart Was So Free; Were I Laid on Greenland’s Coast
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The Beggar’s Opera: My Heart Was So Free; Were I Laid on Greenland’s Coast
John Gay
The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]
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The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]
Richard Bonynge
Overture (Beggars’ Opera, Prologue)
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Overture (Beggars’ Opera, Prologue)
Richard Jackson, Broadside Band, John Gay, Adrian Thompson, Anne Dawson, Bronwen Mills, Charles Daniels & Jeremy Barlow
The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]
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The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]

The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]

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Richard Jackson, Broadside Band, John Gay, Adrian Thompson, Anne Dawson, Bronwen Mills, Charles Daniels & Jeremy Barlow
Broadside Band, John Gay & Jeremy Barlow
The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]
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The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]

The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]

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Broadside Band, John Gay & Jeremy Barlow
John Gay
Beggar’s Opera: Virgins are like their fair flowers
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Beggar’s Opera: Virgins are like their fair flowers
John Gay
Beggar’s Opera: Air 38 – Why HOW Now Madam Flirt Good Morrow Gossip
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Beggar’s Opera: Air 38 – Why HOW Now Madam Flirt Good Morrow Gossip
John Gay
Beggar’s Opera: Air 1 - Through the Employment of Life – An Old Woman Clothed in Gray
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Beggar’s Opera: Air 1 - Through the Employment of Life – An Old Woman Clothed in Gray
John Gay
Beggar’s Opera: Mr Bevereidge’s Maggot
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Beggar’s Opera: Mr Bevereidge’s Maggot
John Gay
Beggar’s Opera: When My Hero in Court Appears
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Beggar’s Opera: When My Hero in Court Appears
John Gay
The Beggar's Opera (Overture)
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The Beggar's Opera (Overture)
Argo Chamber Orchestra, John Gay & Richard Austin
Fill every glass (The Beggar's Opera, Act II)
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Fill every glass (The Beggar's Opera, Act II)

Fill every glass (The Beggar's Opera, Act II)

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Argo Chamber Orchestra, John Gay & Richard Austin
John Gay
The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]
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The Beggar's opera [with PEPUSCH]
John Gay
Now Ponder Well' from Act 1 of 'The Beggar's Opera
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Now Ponder Well' from Act 1 of 'The Beggar's Opera
John Gay
The Beggar's Opera - Over the Hills and Far Away
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The Beggar's Opera - Over the Hills and Far Away
John Gay
The Beggar's Opera - Song 21 'Man is depressed with cares'
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The Beggar's Opera - Song 21 'Man is depressed with cares'
John Gay
The Beggar's Opera - Song 52 'Hither dear husband, turn your eyes'
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The Beggar's Opera - Song 52 'Hither dear husband, turn your eyes'
John Gay
The Beggar's Opera - Song 38 entitled 'Why how now madam flirt'
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The Beggar's Opera - Song 38 entitled 'Why how now madam flirt'
John Gay
The Beggar's Opera - Overture
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The Beggar's Opera - Overture
John Gay
Fill Every Glass (The Beggar's Opera)
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Fill Every Glass (The Beggar's Opera)
John Gay
The Beggar's Opera (Act 1)
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The Beggar's Opera (Act 1)
Argo Chamber Ensemble
Were I Laid On Greenland's Coast
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Were I Laid On Greenland's Coast

Were I Laid On Greenland's Coast

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Argo Chamber Ensemble
John Gay
Were I Laid on Greenland's Coast (The Beggar's Opera)
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Were I Laid on Greenland's Coast (The Beggar's Opera)
John Gay
Would I Might Be Hanged (The Beggar's Opera)
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Would I Might Be Hanged (The Beggar's Opera)
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