Thomas Arne

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Thomas Augustine Arne (/ɑrn/; 12 March 1710 – 5 March 1778) was a British composer, best known for the patriotic song Rule, Britannia!. He also wrote a version of God Save the King, which was to become the British national anthem, and the song A-Hunting We Will Go. Arne was the leading British theatre composer of the 18th century, working at Drury Lane and Covent Garden.

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Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1988 Dr. Arne at Vauxhall Gardens (The Parley of Instruments feat. conductor: Roy Goodman, soprano: Emma Kirkby, tenor: Richard Morton) Thomas Arne 1
1988 The Six Organ Concertos Thomas Arne; Cantilena, Adrian Shepherd, Roger Bevan Williams 1
1997 BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 10: Alfred [excerpts] (Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment feat. conductor: Nicholas Kraemer) Thomas Arne 1
2000 The Masque of Alfred Thomas Arne; Jennifer Smith, Christine Brandes, David Daniels, Jamie MacDougall, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Philharmonia Chorale, Nicholas McGegan 1
2006 Solo Cantatas (feat. Mária Zádori, Timothy Bentch; Capella Savaria, conductor Mary Térey-Smith) Thomas Arne 1

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