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Adès, Thomas Joseph Edmund

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Music. 287 words.

Born 1 March 1971; s of Timothy Adès and Prof. Dawn Adès, qv

composer, pianist and conductor

University Coll. Sch.; Guildhall Sch. of Music and...

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Adorno, Theodor

Alan Sica.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Theory; Education; Philosophy; Composition. 1174 words.

Adorno, Theodor (11 September 1903–06 August 1969), social and political theorist, aesthetician, and atonalist musical composer, was born Theodor Ludwig Wiesengrund in Frankfurt, Germany,...

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Alain, Marie-Claire Geneviève

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Music. 173 words.

Born 10 Aug. 1926; d of Albert Alain and Magdeleine Alain (née Alberty); m 1950, Jacques Gommier (d 1992); one d (one s decd); died 26 Feb. 2013...

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Allen, Sir Hugh Percy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy; Conducting; Education. 1200 words.

Allen, Sir Hugh Percy (1869–1946), musicologist and conductor, was born at Reading on 23 December 1869, the youngest of the seven children of John Herbert Allen, who was in business with...

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Anderson, Julian David

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Music. 241 words.

Born 6 April 1967

composer

Royal Coll. of Music (BMus London 1st cl.); Gonville and Caius Coll., Cambridge, 1990–91; King’s Coll., Cambridge, 1992–94 (MPhil...

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Angelou, Marguerite Annie, (Maya)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Music. 294 words.

Born St Louis, 4 April 1928; d of Bailey Johnson and Vivian Baxter Johnson; one s; died 28 May 2014

writer, singer and actress

George Washington High Sch.,...

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Anstice, Joseph

Alexander Gordon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Education; Classical Studies; Composition. 408 words.

Anstice, Joseph (1808–1836), classical scholar and hymn writer, the second son of William Anstice and his wife, Penelope, daughter of John Poole of Over Stowey, Somerset, was born on 21...

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Armstrong, Sir Thomas Henry Wait

Richard Stoker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Organization and Management of Education; Keyboard. 1914 words.

Armstrong, Sir Thomas Henry Wait (1898–1994), organist and college administrator, was born on 15 June 1898 at Peterborough, the only son of Amos Ebenezer Armstrong (1878–1950), an organist...

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Arnell, Richard Anthony Sayer

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Literature; Publishing; Music. 474 words.

Born 15 Sept. 1917; s of late Richard Sayer Arnell and Hélène Marie Scherf; m 1992, Joan Heycock; one s three d from former marriages; died 10 April 2009

composer;...

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Aston, Prof. Peter George

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Music. 343 words.

DPhil

Born 5 Oct. 1938; s of late George William Aston and Elizabeth Oliver Aston (née Smith); m 1960, Elaine Veronica Neale; one s; died 13 Sept. 2013

Prof...

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