in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Applied Music; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Music Business, Institutions, and Organizations; Composition. 1201 words.
Marsh, John (1752–1828), musician and writer, was born on 31 May 1752 at Dorking, Surrey, the first of the five children of Henry Marsh (1713–1772), captain in the Royal Navy, and his wife,...