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Amner, Ralph

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques. 3 words.

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Arne family

Lesley Wade Soule.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques. 1178 words.

Arne family (per. 1682–1808), musicians, became one of the most important musical and theatrical families of the eighteenth century. The foundations of the family's position were allegedly...

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Atkinson, Lawrence

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Literature. 2 words.

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Ayers, Kevin Cawley

Ken Hunt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Voice; Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Composition. 1077 words.

Ayers, Kevin Cawley (1944–2013), singer, musician, and composer, was born on 16 August 1944 at St Edward's Nursing Home in Herne Bay, Kent, the son of Rowan Gordon Ayers (1922–2008), then a...

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Bacharach, Alfred Louis

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Science and Mathematics. 990 words.

Bacharach, Alfred Louis (1891–1966), food scientist and musician, was born in Hampstead, London, on 11 August 1891, the son of Otto Leonhard Bacharach, a stockbroker, of Hampstead, and his...

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Barrett, Roger Keith [Syd]

Rikky Rooksby.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition; Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Strings. 1736 words.

Barrett, Roger Keith [Syd] (1946–2006), musician and songwriter, was born on 6 January 1946 at 60 Glisson Road, Cambridge, the fourth of five children of Arthur Max Barrett, medical...

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Bowman [née Bradford], Laura

Jeffrey Green and Rainer E. Lotz.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques. 592 words.

Bowman [née Bradford], Laura (1881–1957), musical entertainer, was born in Quincy, Illinois, USA, on 3 October 1881, the daughter of Charles Bradford (c.1850–c.1915), bartender, and his...

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Campbell, Ambrose

Val Wilmer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Blues; Jazz; Conducting. 1620 words.

Campbell, Ambrose (1919–2006), musician and bandleader, was born Oladipupo Adekoya Campbell in Lagos, Nigeria, on 19 August 1919, the third of four sons in the family of six children of...

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Carter, Sampson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques. 4 words.

See Carter, (Charles) Thomas

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Clidro, Robin

Cennard Davies.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques. 766 words.

Clidro, Robin (fl. 1547), Welsh-language poet and minstrel, lived near Ruthin, Denbighshire. Although his surname suggests that he was of English extraction, persons bearing the name...

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