Walter Bergmann

(1902—1988) composer and musician

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(b Hamburg, 1902; d London, 1988). Ger.-born continuo player, recorder virtuoso, and musicologist. Settled in Eng. (1939). On staff Morley Coll, where he played major role in revival of recorder and counterten. voice. Acc. Alfred Deller in perf. of Purcell, etc.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Music.

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