in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Business, Institutions, and Organizations; Music Education and Pedagogy; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 952 words.
Flagg, Josiah (28 May 1737–30 December 1794), musician and soldier, was born in Woburn, Massachusetts, the son of Gershom Flagg, and Martha Johnson. Sometime before 1747 Josiah moved with...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
March 2009; p ublished online January 2008 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Music Education and Pedagogy. 961 words.
Sams, Eric Sydney Charles (1926–2004), musicologist and literary scholar, was born at 3 Cedars Avenue, Walthamstow, Essex, on 3 May 1926, the only child of Henry Sydney Sams (1897–1968), a...