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Hague, Charles (1769–1821), university professor

N. D. F. Pearce.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings; Education; Composition. 397 words.

Hague, Charles (1769–1821), university professor, was born on 4 May 1769 at Tadcaster, Yorkshire, the son of Robert Hague. He was taught music and the violin by his elder brother William....

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Mannes, David

Deborah Griffith Davis.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings; Conducting; Education. 1114 words.

Mannes, David (16 February 1866–25 April 1959), violinist, conductor, and educator, was born in New York City, the son of Henry Mannes, a merchant, and Nathalia Wittkowsky. Mannes’s parents...

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Whitfield, Ernest Albert, first Baron Kenswood (1887–1963), violinist and economist

E. T. Boulter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings; Economics. 964 words.

Whitfield, Ernest Albert, first Baron Kenswood (1887–1963), violinist and economist, was born on 15 September 1887 in London, the younger son of John Henry Christopher Whitfield of London...

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