The Corsair (Glover, William)
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|Work Title||The Corsair|
|Alternative Title||A Cantata, entitled The Corsair; the words selected (from Byron's works) and the music composed by William Glover, author of the Oratorios, "Jerusalem," "Emmanuel," &c.|
|Movements/Sections||Overture and three Parts|
|Year/Date of Composition||1849|
|First Publication||1849? – London: Robert Cocks|
|Librettist||Selected from words by George Gordon Byron (1788–1824)|
|Composer Time Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||Voices, chorus, orchestra|
British Musical biography says The "Corsair," cantata, 1849 (printed 1856). Publication also mentioned in The Athenaeum: Journal of Literature, Science and the Fine Arts, 10 March 1860.