Boyce, William (17101779)

Boyce, William, composer, chiefly of church music, born in London; published a collection of the “Cathedral Music of the Old English Masters”; composed “Hearts of Oak,” a naval song sung by ships' crews at one time before going into action (17101779).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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