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....
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...