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William Shield

vn, 1748-1829 GB, Tyne and Wear
Musician / Composer of Classical

William Shield (5 March 1748 – 25 January 1829) was an English composer, violinist and violist who was born in Swalwell near Gateshead, the son of William Shield and his wife, Mary, née Cash.

     
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When Bidden to the Wake or Fair on Liberty! by Mark O'Connor
Light as thistledown on Joan Sutherland - Complete Decca Studio Recitals by Dame Joan Sutherland
When William at Eve on Joan Sutherland - Complete Decca Studio Recitals by Dame Joan Sutherland
Rosina / Act 1: When William, at eve on The Art of Joan Sutherland by Dame Joan Sutherland
The Plough Boy / The Milkmaid on Fairest Isle: A New National Songbook by Catherine Bott, Richard Charke, Joseph Cornwell, Henry Purcell, The Parley of Instruments, James Hook, Jeremiah Clarke, Joseph Vernon, John Gay, William Shield, Francesco Barsanti, Henry Carey, George Frideric Handel, Thomas Arne & Charles Dibdin
Rosina / Act 2: Light as thistledown on The Art of Joan Sutherland by Dame Joan Sutherland
String Trio in F Major (1811): I. Allegro on Shield: Trios for Strings by William Shield & Trio Szabadi
Rosina / Act 1: Whilst with village maids on The Art of Joan Sutherland by Dame Joan Sutherland
String Trio in F Major (1811): II. Andantino on Shield: Trios for Strings by William Shield & Trio Szabadi
Hartford Bridge: Tho' by the Tempest on Great Britain Triumphant! by Mary Terey-Smith

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Discography
Title Artist Year Type
LA ÓPERA: SIGLOS XVII y XVIIIFrancesco Cavalli, Jean-Baptiste Lully, Giovanni Bononcini, Joan Sutherland, Philomusica Of London, Teresa Berganza, Jean-Philippe Rameau, Janet Baker, William Shield, Joseph Haydn, Orquesta Cámara de Lausana, English Chamber Orchestra1988Album
Joan SutherlandGeorg Friedrich Händel, Thomas Arne, William Shield, Giovanni Bononcini, Giovanni Paisiello, Niccolò Piccinni, Joan Sutherland1981Compil.
Doma I U Buži Oliti Đivo I Pasko - Komična Opera / At Home And Abroad Or Đivo And Pasko - A Comic OperaAndré-Modeste Gretry & Ivan Mane Jarnović, William Shield & Igor Kuljerić1980Album
RosinaWilliam Shield, The London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge, Margreta Elkins, Robert Tear, Elizabeth Harwood, Monica Sinclair, Kenneth Macdonald, The Ambrosian Singers1966Album
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