British composer, author, actor and manager Charles Dibdin.

Charles Dibdin

(1745 - 1814)

Among the most popular English composers of the late eighteenth century, Charles Dibdin was a self-taught musician who began acting in the theater in 1762. Over the course of his career, he wrote several novels, about one hundred works for the stage, and around fourteen hundred songs.

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Voices In Time

c. 1795 | London

Game Changer

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