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Thomson Mr (George) 1757-1851

Overview
Works: 204 works in 455 publications in 4 languages and 2,160 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Poetry  Musical settings  Thematic catalogs (Music)  Portraits  Songs  Cantatas  Folk songs  Scores 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publisher
Classifications: AC1, 821.6
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Publications about Thomson
Publications by Thomson
Publications by Thomson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Thomson
A select collection of original Scottish airs : for the voice, with introductory & concluding symphonies & accompaniments for the piano forte, violin & violoncello by Thomson( score )
70 editions published between 1793 and 1826 in 4 languages and held by 173 libraries worldwide
The poetical works of Robert Burns with an account of his life, and his correspondence with Mr. Thomson : to which is added a new and complete glossary by Robert Burns( Book )
4 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Scottish songs : for George Thomson = 32 schottische Lieder : für 1-2 Singstimmen, Violine, Violoncello und Klavier by Ignaz Pleyel( score )
2 editions published in 2007 in Scots and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Twenty favourite songs and poems by Robert Burns( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
[Dumfries], to George Thomson by Robert Burns( Book )
24 editions published between 1792 and 1796 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Discussing his inspiration, noting that the previous evening his "old Inspiring dearest Nypmh, Coila, whispered me the following," and giving the verses to his "Song, Tune, Cauld kail." Noting that he cannot "meddle" with "The last time I came o'er the moor" (i.e., "Song" to the tune of "Nansy 's to the green-wood gane"). Mentioning that a song "O, were I on Parnassus Hill" is published in the third volume of Johnson's Scots Musical Museum, and asking whether it would "suit" Thomson. Asking for a list of the first hundred songs Thomson intends to publish
Folk song arrangements. Schottische Lieder für George Thomson III ; Welsh songs for George Thomson = Walisische Lieder für George Thomson by Joseph Haydn( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in Scots and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A select collection of original Scottish airs for the voice : with introductory & concluding symphonies & accompaniments for the piano forte, violin & violoncello by Thomson( score )
11 editions published between 1793 and 1818 in 3 languages and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Welsh songs for George Thomson by Joseph Haydn( Sound Recording )
in Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The prose works of Robert Burns : with the notes of Currie and Cromek and many by the present editor [Robert Chambers] by Robert Burns( Book )
1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Thomson's collections of national song : with special reference to the contributions of Haydn and Beethoven by Cecil Hopkinson( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
George Thomson collector of the music of Scotland, a music publisher, and a friend of Robert Burns
Thompson, George 1757-1851
Thomson, George 1757-1851
Thomson, Georges 1757-1851
Thomsonus, Geo 1757-1851
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