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Corrigan, Kathleen [name in religion Felicitas Corrigan] (1908–2003), nun, writer, and church musician

Peter Stanford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Conducting; Literature; Keyboard. 1076 words.

Corrigan, Kathleen [name in religion Felicitas Corrigan] (1908–2003), nun, writer, and church musician, was born on 6 March 1908 at 16 Gurnall Street, Everton, Liverpool, the second of...

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Hall, Henry (c. 1656–1707), musician and poet

Oliver Pickering.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Composition; Keyboard. 1112 words.

Hall, Henry (c. 1656–1707), musician and poet, was reputedly born in New Windsor, Berkshire, the son of a tailor named Captain James Hall (bap. 1616, d. 1672), but although this information...

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Hodes, Art

Barry Kernfeld.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Blues; Jazz; Keyboard. 1343 words.

Hodes, Art (14 November 1904?–04 March 1993), jazz pianist and writer, was born in Nikolaev, Russia, the son of William Hodes, a tinsmith, and Dorothy (maiden name unknown). “I’m not...

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Huneker, James Gibbons

Sherrill V. Martin.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Music Criticism and Journalism; Keyboard. 1602 words.

Huneker, James Gibbons (31 January 1857–09 February 1921), critic, essayist, and musician, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of John Joseph Huneker, a prosperous housepainter...

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Parker, Louis Napoleon (1852–1944), musician and playwright

R. C. K. Ensor.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Voice; Keyboard. 1157 words.

Parker, Louis Napoleon (1852–1944), musician and playwright, was born at Luc-sur-Mer in Calvados, France, on 21 October 1852, the only son of an American, Charles Albert Parker, and his...

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Schroeter, Rebecca (bap. 1751, d. 1826)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Keyboard. 5 words.

See Schroeter [Schröter], Johann Samuel

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