Henry Carey  (1687-1743)
Last updated: 18.04.19
According to The New Penguin Dictionary of Music, Henry Carey was an English composer (also poet and playwright); wrote words and music of "Chrononhotonthlogos" (burlesque of pompous tragedy) and other stage pieces including "True Blue"; also composed cantatas and songs. Wrote words and a tunes (not the best-known one) of "Sally in our alley".
Henry Carey also has an Air published in Aus Alt-England: Old English Airs and Dances
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 1 work by Henry Carey (1687-1743). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Electronic Resource Items
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Sally in Our Alley 1902 Words & Music by Carey  wvicon.gif