Charles Dibdin

Charles Dibdin Sheet Music

  • Born
    c. 4th March 1745
  • Died
    25th July 1814
  • Birthplace
    baptised in Southampton, England

Charles Dibdin was a British musician, songwriter, dramatist, novelist and actor. With over 600 songs to his name, for many of which he wrote both the lyrics and the music and performed them himself, he was in his time the most prolific English singer-songwriter. He is best known as the composer of the song "Tom Bowling", which often features at the Last Night of the Proms.

Title Form Instrument
Damon and Phillida Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Harlequin Free Mason Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Harvest Home Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Liberty-Hall Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Lionel and Clarissa Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Plymouth in an Uproar Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Poor Vulcan Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Queen Mab Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Chelsea Pensioner Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Institution of the Garter Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Islanders Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Jubilee Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Padlock Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Quaker Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Waterman Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Cestus Serenade / Divertimento / Cassation Voice(s) and Orchestra
The Ephesian Matron Serenade / Divertimento / Cassation Voice(s) and Orchestra
Selected Songs Song Cycle Voice(s) and Piano
Songs Naval and National Song Cycle Voice(s) and Piano
Songs of the Late Charles Dibdin Song Cycle Voice(s) and Piano