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Bate, Humphrey

Charles K. Wolfe.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Woodwinds; Medicine and Health; Applied Music; Conducting; Country and Western Music. 1058 words.

Bate, Humphrey (25 May 1875–12 June 1936), bandleader, harmonica player, and physician, was born in Castalian Springs, Tennessee, the son of a local physician. His parents’ names are...

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Boas, Franziska Marie

Mary E. Edsall.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Percussion; Medicine and Health. 1494 words.

Boas, Franziska Marie (08 January 1902–22 December 1988), dancer, percussionist, and dance teacher and therapist, was born in New York City, the daughter and youngest of six children of...

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Caesar, Julius (1656?–1712?), apothecary and composer

W. B. Squire.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pharmacology; Composition. 190 words.

Caesar, Julius (1656?–1712?), apothecary and composer, lived at Rochester. He was the author of three convivial catches which appeared in the sixth edition of The Pleasant Musical Companionnull...

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Conley, Rosemary Jean Neil

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health; Music. 402 words.

CBE 2004; DL

Born 19 Dec. 1946; d of Oswald Neil Weston and Edith Cecilia Weston; m 1st, 1968, Philip Conley (marr. diss. 1983); one d; 2nd, 1986, Michael John...

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de Jongh, Nicholas Raymond

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Music; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 171 words.

Born London; s of late Louis de Jongh and Vivian (née Creditor)

writer; Dramaturg, Bill Kenwright Ltd, 2013–14

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Deathridge, Prof. John William

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Medicine and Health; Education; Music. 207 words.

DPhil; FRCO

Born 21 Oct. 1944; s of Leslie and Iris Deathridge; m 1985, Victoria L. Cooper; one d

King Edward Professor of Music, King’s College...

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degrees and diplomas

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Music.

Strictly speaking, a degree is a qualification and a diploma is a document certifying that a person is entitled to a qualification. However, in the UK, both words are generally ...

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ear

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Music.

n. the sense organ concerned with hearing and balance (see illustration). Sound waves, transmitted from the outside into the external auditory meatus, cause the eardrum...

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Farrington, Paul

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Music. 169 words.

Born 25 Feb. 1959; s of Brian and Mary Farrington

freelance vocal coach and consultant, and specialist remedial voice therapist

Birmingham Sch. of Music...

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Foulis, David (1710–1773), composer and physician

Helen Goodwill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Composition. 793 words.

Foulis, David (1710–1773), composer and physician, was born on 8 October 1710 at Woodhall, Currie, Edinburghshire, the second of two sons and four daughters born to William Foulis...

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