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Composer: Boyce, William (1711-1779)

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Year of birth1711
Year of death1779
NationalityUnited Kingdom
March 2018
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LondonLes Arts Florissants: Jardin des Voix

Gibbons, Dowland, Purcell, Handel, Boyce, Arne
Les Arts Florissants; Paul Agnew; Sophie Daneman

NorwichOrpheus Britannicus: UEA Chamber Choir Concert

Purcell, Boyce, Blow
Tom Primrose; University of East Anglia Chamber Choir

New York CityPaul Taylor Musical Offering | The Beauty in Gray (Arias) | Arden Court

Boyce: Arden Court
Paul Taylor; Paul Taylor Dance Company
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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Rennie Harris' Home  ©  Paul Kolnik
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