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Dykes Bower, Sir John (1905 - 1981), organist

Stanley Webb

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Gloucester, 13 Aug 1905; d Bromley, 29 May 1981). English organist. He studied with Herbert Brewer and was organ scholar at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, where he took the MusB in 1928. Successively organist and master of the choir at Truro Cathedral (1926–9), New College, Oxford (1929–33), and Durham Cathedral (1933–6), he was appointed to St Paul’s Cathedral, London, in 1936, where he served for 31 years. He

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