David Brown

(b. 1929)

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(b Gravesend, 1929).

Eng. writer and scholar. Schoolteacher 1954–9, mus. librarian London Univ. 1959–62. On staff Southampton Univ. 1962–89 (prof. of musicology from 1983). Author of 4‐vol. biog. of Tchaikovsky (Vol.I 1978, II 1982, III 1986, IV 1991) and biographies of Weelkes (1969), Glinka (1974), Wilbye (1974), and Mussorgsky (2002).

Subjects: Music.

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