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Gay, John

author, lyricist, musicisti, poet, dramatist, inventor


born: 1688 Barnstable, Devon / county, England Source: 1  

baptised: 16 Sep 1685 Barnstable, Devon / county, England Source: 2  

died: 04 Dec 1732 London, England (im Hause des Herzogs von Queensbury) Source: 2  
died: 11 Dec 1732 Source: 1  

active: Massachusetts / state, USA  

perf: 1964-1965 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 32 items with information about John Gay:


 1999

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 485-503 In:
Castaldo, Gino
Liperi, Felice
Storia della canzone Italiana
Introduzione di Gino Castaldo
Roma: RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana, 1999, 543 p.

Number of People : 1,539


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

[Index of Names]

The above item is part of :
Bloom, Ken
American song
The complete musical theater companion: 1877-1995. Volume 2: T-Z and indexes
Second edition
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 2093 p.

Number of People : 24,881


 1994

English Opera : the Operas

p. 370 In:
Fenner, Theodore
Opera in London : views of the press 1785-1830
Carbondale, Illinois: Southern Illinois University Press, 1994, 788 p.

Number of People : 60


 1994

English Opera : Operas by Librettist/Dramatist: With Composer

p. 640 In:
Fenner, Theodore
Opera in London : views of the press 1785-1830
Carbondale, Illinois: Southern Illinois University Press, 1994, 788 p.

Number of People : 71


 1992

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 487-570 In:
Rossi, Franco
Girardi, Michele
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1938-1991
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1992, 650 p.

Number of People : 11,539


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1986

Grove, George / Sir
British opera in retrospect. A project to encourage the performance of British operas
Sponsored and organised by the British Music Society for European music year, 1985
Opera Project Management Committee, 1986, 149 p.

Number of People : 184


 1985

Lebrecht, Norman
Hush! Handel's in a passion : tales of Bach, Handel and their contemporaries
London: Andre Deutsch, 1985

Number of People : 17


 1985

Index

p. 1169-1193 In:
Music in colonial Massachusetts 1630-1820 II : music in homes and in churches
Conference held by the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, May 17 and 18, 1973
Boston: Colonial Society of Massachusetts., 1985, 2 v.

Number of People : 1,134


 1980

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1977

Stieger, Franz
Opernlexikon
Teil III: Librettisten
Tutzing: Hans Schneider, 1977

Number of People : 11,863


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1970

Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183


 1966

[Index of Authors]

The above item is part of :
Charmes, Desiree de
Breed, Paul F.
Songs in collections : an index
Information Services Incorporated, 1966, 588 p.

Number of People : 1,567


 1966

Tate, Phyllis
The what d'ye call it
Musical Times, 107 (1966), S. 591-593.

Number of People : 1


 1965

Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


 1963

Goberman, Max
Mr. John Gay's "The Beggar's Opera"
The Music Review. 24 (1963), S. 3-12.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Gay, John
The Beggar's Opera.
A faithful Reproduction of the 1729 Edition
Chicago 1961.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


 1959 Source: 2

Eitner, Robert
Biographisch-bibliographisches Quellen-Lexikon der Musiker und Musikgelehrten
Christlicher Zeitrechnung bis Mitte des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts
Graz: Akademische Druck- u. Verlaganstalt, 1959

Number of People : 26,838


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1951

McSpadden, J. Walker
Operas and musical comedies
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1951

Number of People : 140


 1951

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1937

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti
Milan: Sonzogno, 1937, 2V p.

Number of People : 11,317


 1936

Swaen, A.E.H.
The Airs and Tunes of John Gay's Polly.
Anglia LX, 403-22. Halle a S.

Number of People : 1


 1936

Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


 1936

Swaen, A.E.H.
The airs and tunes of John Gay's Polly.
Anglia. Zeitschrift fur Englische Philologie LX (XLVIII), 403-22. Halle [1936].

Number of People : 1


 1934

Gay, John
Bateson, F.W.
The beggar's opera.
Edited with an introduction, notes, and glossary, by F.W. Bateson.
London 1934, J. M. Dent & Sons. 240. XVII, 123 p.

Number of People : 1


 1919

Remy, Alfred
Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Third edition
Revised and enlarged by Alfred Remy, M.A.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919, 1094 p.

Number of People : 7,067


 1886 Source: 1

Brown, James Duff
Biographical dictionary of musicians.
With a bibliography of English writings on music
Paisley, Scotland: A. Gardner, 1886, 637 p.

Number of People : 4,300


 1851

Hogarth, George
Memoirs of the opera in Italy, France, Germany and England
Vol. II
New York: 1851, 379 p.

Number of People : 74


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