Arne, Thomas: Alfred
Edited by Alexander Scott
First published in 1981
Dimensions (mm): 330 x 254 x 19
Described as an ‘English opera’ Alfred was first performed in 1740 at Cliveden, the residence of Frederick, Prince of Wales. It is remembered today as the source of the patriotic song ‘Rule Britannia’.
The performing material for extended excerpts is available for rental.