Person record: BALFE, Michael  (1808-1870)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameMichael William BALFE
Gendermale
Relevance of this personcomposer of songs used with slide sets 
Main period of activityN/A
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
15 May 1808born atDublin, County Dublin, Ireland
20 October 187062died atRowney Abbey, Ware, Hertfordshire, England
Texts linked to this personSongs (4)

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Michael Balfe, The arrow and the song (London: Boosey & Co., c.1900)

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Michael Balfe, Excelsior in Short lantern readings 28 (1899)

‘Edward Fitzball’ and Michael Balfe, In this old chair my father sat in several compilations

‘Edmund Falconer’ and Michael Balfe, Killarney (London: Duncan Davison & Co., 1864)

Lucerna ID no. 6001220Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016