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Edmund Ayrton

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Ripon, 1734; d Westminster, 1808).

Eng. organist and composer. Master of Children of Chapel Royal 1780–1805. His son William (b London, 1777; d London, 1858) was a mus. critic...

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Ayrton, Edmund (1734–1808), composer and musician

Claire M. Nelson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Voice; Applied Music; Composition. 1802 words.

Ayrton, Edmund (1734–1808), composer and musician, was born on 21 October 1734 at Ripon, Yorkshire, the third of the four surviving children of Edward Ayrton (1698–1774), alderman and later...

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Edmund Ayrton

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Ripon, 1734; d Westminster, 1808).

Eng. organist and composer. Master of Children of Chapel Royal 1780–1805. His son William (b London, 1777; d London, 1858) was a mus. critic...

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Ayrton, Edmund (1734)

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 61 words.

Master of Children of Chapel Royal 1780–1805. His son William (b London, 1777; d London,

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Ayrton, Edmund (1734)

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 64 words.

English organist and composer. Master of Children of Chapel Royal 1780–1805. His son William (b London, 1777; d London...

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Ayrton, Edmund (<i>died</i> 1808), organist, composer

Watkins Shaw.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 525 words.

(b Ripon, bap. 19 Nov 1734; d Westminster, London, 22 May 1808). English organist and composer. He was the younger brother of William Ayrton (b Ripon, bap. 18 Dec 1726; d Ripon, 2 Feb...

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Ayrton, Edmund (19 Nov. 1734)

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 142 words.

The brother of William Ayrton, organist at Ripon, he became organist and rector chori at Southwell Minster in 1755. The following year he studied for a short time with ...

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Ayrton, William (1777–1858), impresario and writer

John Warrack.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Business, Institutions, and Organizations. 421 words.

Ayrton, William (1777–1858), impresario and writer, was born in London on 24 February 1777, one of the fourteen children of Edmund Ayrton (1734–1808), composer, and his wife, Ann...

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Paris, John Ayrton (bap. 1785, d. 1856), physician and author

Denise Crook.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 1094 words.

Paris, John Ayrton (bap. 1785, d. 1856), physician and author, was baptized on 7 August 1785 at St Benedict's, Cambridge. He was the son of Thomas Paris and his wife, Elizabeth...

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Evans, Charles Smart (1778–1849), singer and composer

L. M. Middleton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Voice; Composition. 215 words.

Evans, Charles Smart (1778–1849), singer and composer, was born in London. He was a chorister at the Chapel Royal under Edmund Ayrton, and on 14 June 1808 became a gentleman of the Chapel...

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Carnaby, William (1772–1839), organist and composer

W. B. Squire.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition; Keyboard. 264 words.

Carnaby, William (1772–1839), organist and composer, was born in London and educated at the Chapel Royal as a chorister under James Nares and Edmund Ayrton. He was later an organist in Eye,...

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Guest, George (i) (1771 - 1831), organist, composer

Nicholas Temperley.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 306 words.

(b Bury St Edmunds, 1 May 1771; d Wisbech, 10/11 Sept 1831). English organist and composer. His father was Ralph Guest (1742–1830), an organist in Bury St Edmunds. A gifted boy singer, he...

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Ayrton, William (1777 - 1858), editor, critic, impresario

Leanne Langley.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 980 words.

(b London, 22 Feb 1777; d London, 8 May 1858). English editor, critic and impresario, youngest son of edmund Ayrton. He was baptized at St Margaret's, Westminster, and probably studied...

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