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Park, John (1804 - 1865), composer

Jean Mary Allan and John Purser

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Greenock, 14 Jan 1804; d St Andrews, 8 April 1865). Scottish composer. He came from a musical family and was a parish minister of the Church of Scotland. He was educated in the local schools of Greenock and Paisley, then at the universities of Glasgow and Aberdeen, and gained the DD. His first Scottish charge was that of Glencairn, Dumfriesshire, where he was appointed in 1843; after 11

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