Bells of Aberdovey

Related Overviews

Charles Dibdin (1745—1814) actor, composer, and writer


'Bells of Aberdovey' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Music


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

This is not a Welsh folk‐song, as claimed in many books of such songs, but appears to be the comp. of Dibdin. He pubd. it in 1785, when it was sung in his Drury Lane opera Liberty Hall, and it appeared many times subsequently in vols. of his songs, not figuring in any of the numerous Welsh colls. before 1844.

Subjects: Music.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.