Gay, John (1685-1732)

John Gay

born: 1685
died: 4 December 1732
country: United Kingdom


Gay: The Beggar's Opera
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Enchanting Harmonist
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Fairest Isle
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Handel: Acis and Galatea
Handel: Acis and Galatea
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Handel: Handel's Finest Arias for Base Voice
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Alphabetical listing of all musical works

A fox may steal your hens, sir (Peachum)  
Acis and Galatea, HWV49a (Handel)
Among the men, coquets we find (Polly/Lucy)  
Cease your funning  
Go, rose! my Chloe's bosom grace (Earle)
How cruel are the traitors (Lucy/Macheath)  
I rage, I melt, I burn! (Polyphemus)  
If love the virgin's heart invade (Mrs Peachum/Peachum)  
Let us take the road (Matt)  
My heart was so free (Macheath/Polly)  
O ruddier than the cherry (Polyphemus)  
Pretty Polly, say (Macheath/Polly)  
The Beggar's Opera (Gay/Pepusch)
The Beggar's Opera (Gay/Pepusch)
The Melancholy Nymph  
The modes of the court so common are grown (Macheath/Ben/Matt)  
The What d'ye Call it? (Handel)
Thus when the swallow, seeking prey (Polly/Macheath/Lucy)  
'Tis woman that seduces all mankind (Filch/Peachum)  
'Twas when the seas were roaring  
Virgins are like the fair flower in its lustre (Polly/Peachum)  
When he holds up his hand (Lucy/Lockit)  
When you censure the age (Lockit/Peachum)  
When young at the bar you first taught me to score (Lucy/Lockit)  
Would I might be hang'd! (Lucy/Polly/Macheath/Jailer)