Reference Entry

Novello, (Joseph) Alfred (1810-1896), music publisher

Dave C. Russell

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Novello, (Joseph) Alfred (1810-1896), music publisher, was born in London on 12 August 1810, the eldest son of Vincent Novello (1781-1861), music publisher, arranger, and composer, and Mary Sabilla Novello, née Hehl (1789-1854). Apprenticed to the York music dealer, John Robinson, from 1824 to 1829, he commenced business in Frith ...

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