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The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Evette & Schaeffer (15 March 1848)

in The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 221 words.

French firm of woodwind instrument makers and music publishers. Jean Paul Evette (b Paris, France, 15 March 1848

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Gailhard, Pierre [Pedro] (1 Aug 1848)

Harold Rosenthal.

in The Grove Book of Opera Singers

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 254 words.

(b Toulouse, 1 Aug 1848; d Paris, 12 Oct 1918).

French bass and opera director

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Bouhy, Jacques (18 June 1848)

Elizabeth Forbes.

in The Grove Book of Opera Singers

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 263 words.

(b Pepinster, 18 June 1848; d Paris, 29 Jan 1929).

Belgian baritone and singing teacher

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Lehmann, Lilli (24 Nov 1848)

Elizabeth Forbes.

in The Grove Book of Opera Singers

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 618 words.

(b Würzburg, 24 Nov 1848; d Berlin, 17 May 1929).

German soprano. Sister of

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Maurel, Victor (17 June 1848)

Harold Rosenthal and Karen Henson.

in The Grove Book of Opera Singers

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 533 words.

(b Marseilles, 17 June 1848; d New York, 22 Oct 1923).

French baritone. He

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Fugère, Lucien (22 July 1848)

Harold Rosenthal.

in The Grove Book of Opera Singers

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 357 words.

(b Paris, 22 July 1848; d Paris, 15 Jan 1935).

French baritone. After failing

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Field, Henry Ibbot (1797–1848), pianist

Charles Kent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Keyboard. 293 words.

Field, Henry Ibbot (1797–1848), pianist, was born in Bath on 6 December 1797, the eldest in the family of seven children of Thomas Field (d. 1831), organist at Bath Abbey, and his wife,...

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Welsh, Thomas (1781–1848), singer

J. C. Hadden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Voice. 343 words.

Welsh, Thomas (1781–1848), singer, was born at Wells, Somerset, the son of John Welsh and his wife, who was a daughter of the elder Thomas Linley (1733–1795). At the age of six he became a...

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Cramer, Franz [François] (1772–1848), violinist

W. B. Squire.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings. 486 words.

Cramer, Franz [François] (1772–1848), violinist, the second son of Wilhelm Cramer (bap. 1746, d. 1799), was born at Schwetzingen, near Mannheim, on 12 June 1772. He joined his father in...

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White, Lucy Anna (1848–1923), folk-singer

C. J. Bearman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music. 836 words.

White, Lucy Anna (1848–1923), folk-singer, was born on 4 September 1848 at Puckington, Somerset, the daughter of Sarah Bridge (1823–1892) who in 1855 married William England (1822–1897), a...

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Yaniewicz, Felix [formerly Feliks Janiewicz] (1762–1848), violinist

David J. Golby.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings. 610 words.

Yaniewicz, Felix [formerly Feliks Janiewicz] (1762–1848), violinist, was born in Vilna, Lithuania. From 1777 for about seven years he was a violinist in the royal chapel of the last king of...

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Weatherly, Frederic Edward (1848–1929), songwriter and barrister

John D. Pickles.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 908 words.

Weatherly, Frederic Edward (1848–1929), songwriter and barrister, was born on 4 October 1848 at 7 Woodhill, Portishead, near Bristol, the eldest son in the large family of Frederick...

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Allitsen, Frances [real name Mary Frances Bumpus] (1848–1912), composer

Sophie Fuller.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition. 778 words.

Allitsen, Frances [real name Mary Frances Bumpus] (1848–1912), composer, was born on 30 December 1848 at 159 Oxford Street, London, one of the seven children of John Bumpus (1817/18–1880),...

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O'Neill, (Daniel) Francis (1848–1936), collector of Irish folk music

Michael Heaney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy. 693 words.

O'Neill, (Daniel) Francis (1848–1936), collector of Irish folk music, was born on 28 August 1848 (often given wrongly as 1849) at Tralibane, co. Cork, the fourth son and youngest of the...

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Hill, Jenny [real name Elizabeth Thompson] (1848–1896), music-hall entertainer

Laurence Senelick.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Voice. 1032 words.

Hill, Jenny [real name Elizabeth Thompson] (1848–1896), music-hall entertainer, was born in Paddington, Middlesex. Her childhood is obscured by legends spread by herself and others. Her...

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Cooke, Thomas Simpson [Tom] (1782–1848), singer and composer

J. A. F. Maitland.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Voice; Composition. 756 words.

Cooke, Thomas Simpson [Tom] (1782–1848), singer and composer, was born in Dublin, and received his first musical instruction from his father, Bartlett Cooke, an oboist at the Smock Alley...

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Parry, Sir (Charles) Hubert Hastings, baronet (1848–1918), composer and historian of music

Jeremy Dibble.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy; Composition. 4073 words.

Parry, Sir (Charles) Hubert Hastings, baronet (1848–1918), composer and historian of music, was born on 27 February 1848 at 2 Richmond Terrace, Bournemouth, the sixth of six children of...

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Woodward, George Ratcliffe (1848–1934), Church of England clergyman and hymn writer

Gordon Giles.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Religion; Composition. 1159 words.

Woodward, George Ratcliffe (1848–1934), Church of England clergyman and hymn writer, was born at 26 Hamilton Square, Birkenhead, Cheshire, on 27 December 1848, the eldest son of George...

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Mancinelli, Luigi (1848)

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 84 words.

Th. orch. cond. Rome 1874. Dir. Liceo Musicale, Bologna, 1881–6. Cond. opera Drury Lane, London, 1887, CG

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Pachmann, Vladimir de (1848)

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 87 words.

(It. cit. 1928). Début Odessa 1869, then retired for 8 years' further study; reappeared in public but then

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