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Simpson, Robert

Precentor, composer, weaver


born: 04 Nov 1790 Glasgow, Scotland Source: 1  

born: circa 1792 Source: 2  

died: 00 Jun 1832 Greenock, Scotland Source: 1  
died: 00 Jun 1832 Source: 2  
died: 00 Jul 1832 Source: 2  

The Music Sack has 11 items with information about Robert Simpson:


 1986

Composers and arrangers

The above item is part of :
Rogal, Samuel J.
Guide to hymn tunes of American methodism
Compiled by Samuel J. Rogal
New York: Greenwood Press, 1986
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 7)

Number of People : 478


 1977

Hayden, Andrew
British hymn writers and composers
A check-list
Croydon, England: Hymn Society of Great Britain & Ireland, 1977

Number of People : 2,118


 1973

Ottaway, Hugh
Simpson's new symphonie.
Tempo. 1973, Nr. 105, S. 53-54.

Number of People : 1


 1971

Johnson, Edward (editor)
Robert Simpson [fiftieth birthday] essays.
London: Triad Press 1971. 28 S.

Number of People : 1


 1960

Gow, David
Robert Simpson.
Musical Times, 101 (1960), S. 85-86.

Number of People : 1


 1956

Ottaway, Hugh
Robert Simpsons first symphony.
Musical Times, 97 (1956), S. 462-465.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Routley, Erik
Parry, K.L.
Companion to congregational praise
Edited by K.L. Parry, Minster of Highbury Chapel, Bristol
With notes on the music by Erik Routley, lecturer and chaplain of Mansfield College, Oxford
London: Independent Press Ltd., 1953

Number of People : 698


 1897

Stratton, Stephen Samuel
Brown, James D.
British musical biography.
A dictionary of musical artists, authors and composers born in Britain and its colonies.
By James D. Brown and Stephen S. Stratton
Birmingham: S.S. Stratton, 1897, 462 p.

Number of People : 4,164


 1894

Musical Scotland

p. 1-206 In:
Baptie, David
Musical Scotland past and present. Being a dictionary of Scottish musicians from about 1400 till the present time
To which is added a bibliography of musical publications connected with Scotland from 1611
Compiled and edited by David Baptie
Paisley, Scotland: J. and R. Parlane, 1894, 219 p.

Number of People : 1,290


 1891

Love, James
Scottish church music : its composers and sources
Edinburgh: William Blackwood, 1891

Number of People : 387

More Details : (1 Section)


 1886 Source: 2

Brown, James Duff
Biographical dictionary of musicians.
With a bibliography of English writings on music
Paisley, Scotland: A. Gardner, 1886, 637 p.

Number of People : 4,300


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