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 1966

Ritchie, John
Australian dictionary of biography
Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1966


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  Agnew, Roy Ewing (b. 1893 d. 1944)   composer, piano
  Albert, Jacques (b. 1850 d. 1914 a. 1890)   publisher
  Albert, Michel Francois (b. 1874 d. 1962)   publisher
  Allan, George Leavis (b. 1826 d. 1897)   music dealer
  Amadio, John (Bell) (b. 1888 d. 1964)   flute
  Ashe, Thomas Stange Heiss Oscar (b. 1871 d. 1936)   entrepreneur, actor
  Ashton, Frederick (b. 1866 d. 1941)   circus proprietor
  Ashton, James (b. 1861 d. 1918)   circus proprietor
  Ashton, Julian Howard (b. 1877 d. 1964)   artist, critic
  Atkins, John Ringrose (b. 1851 d. 1908)   actor, entrepreneur
  Austral, Florence (b. 1894 d. 1968)   soprano, vocals
  Bailey, Albert Edward (b. 1868 d. 1953)   singer, actor
  Bainton, Edgar Leslie (b. 1880 d. 1956)   composer, teacher
  Barnes, Gustave Adrian (b. 1877 d. 1921)   artist, violin
  Barnett, Neville George (b. 1854 d. 1895 a. 1874-1883)   organ, critic
  Barrett, James (b. 1862 d. 1945)   opera manager
  Beale, Octavius (b. 1850 d. 1930)  
  Beatty, Raymond (Wesley) (b. 1903 d. 1973)   bass-baritone, teacher of singing
  Beaumont, Armes (b. 1842 d. 1913)   singer
  Bellhouse, Alan (b. 1914)   conductor
  Benjamin, Arthur (Leslie) (b. 1893 d. 1960)   composer, musicisti
  Benson, Lucy Charlotte (b. 1860 d. 1943)   singer, conductor
  Bochsa, Nicholas Charles [Robert Nicholas Charles] (b. 1789 d. 1856 a. 1830-1831)   compositore, harp
  Bourne, Una Mabel (b. 1882 d. 1974)   piano, composer
  Boyes, George Thomas (b. 1787 d. 1853)   musician, diarist
  Bracy, Henry (b. 1841 d. 1917)   tenor, stage designer
  Bradley, Joseph (b. 1857 d. 1935)   conductor, musician
  Brahe, May (b. 1884 d. 1956)   composer
  Brewster-Jones, Hooper [Josiah Hooper] (b. 1887 d. 1949)   piano, composer
  Brier, Percy (b. 1885 d. 1970)   piano, conductor
  Brooke, Gustavus Vaughan (b. 1818 d. 1866)   actor, entrepreneur
  Brookes, Ivy (b. 1883 d. 1970)   musician
  Brough, Lionel (b. 1857 d. 1906 a. 1906-1908)   music hall artist
  Brownlee, John (Donald Mackenzie) (b. 1901 d. 1969)   baritone, horn
  Burton, Henry (b. 1823 d. 1900)   circus proprietor, entrepreneur
  Bussell, John Garrett (b. 1803 d. 1875)   Western Australia pioneer musician
  Campbell, Elizabeth [Bessie] (b. 1870 d. 1964)   banjo
  Carandini, Marie (b. 1826 a. 1863)   arranger, Emigrant
  Carboni, Raffaello (b. 1820 d. 1875)   composer, author
  Caron, Leon Francis Victor (b. 1850 d. 1905)   music director, composer
  Carroll, Daniel (b. 1860 d. 1959)   entrepreneur
  Carroll, Edward (b. 1868 d. 1931)   conductor, entrepreneur
  Carter, Bryce Morrow (b. 1882 d. 1939)   cello
  Carter, Francis Mowat (b. 1879 d. 1956)   cello
  Castles, Amy Eliza (b. 1880 d. 1951)   Sanger, soprano
  Cathcart, Mary (b. 1833 d. 1880)   singer, actress
  Cawthorne, Charles Witto-Witto (b. 1854 d. 1925)   music seller, concert manager
  Cawthorne, William Anderson  
  Clarke, Jacob (b. 1822 d. 1893)   music publisher
  Code, Percy [Edward Percival] (b. 1888 d. 1953)   cornet, bandmaster
  Collier, Frederic Redmond (b. 1884 d. 1964)   bass-baritone
  Coppin, George Selth (b. 1819 d. 1906 a. 1843)   actor, singer
  Cordner, William John (b. 1826 d. 1870)   organ
  Cowen, Frederic Hymen (b. 1852)   piano, conductor
  Crossley, Ada (Jessica) (b. 1874 d. 1929)   contralto, mezzo-soprano
  Dalley-Scarlett, Robert (b. 1887 d. 1959)   music collector, conductor
  Davies, Edward Harold (b. 1867 d. 1947 a. 1919)   professor of music
  Davy, Ruby Claudia Emily (b. 1883 d. 1949)   piano, composer
  Dawson, Peter (Smith) (b. 1882 d. 1961)   baritone, bass-baritone
  Deane, John Phillip (b. 1796 d. 1849)   pioneer of music in Australia
  Delany, John Albert (b. 1852 d. 1907)   conductor, organ
  Diggles, Silvester (b. 1817 d. 1880)   naturalist, artist
  Dodd, Josiah Eustace (b. 1856 d. 1952)   organ builder
  Duddy, Maude Mary (b. 1883 d. 1974)   piano
  Dunlop, Eliza Hamilton (b. 1796 d. 1880)   poet, student of aboriginal culture
  Elliston, William Gore (b. 1798 d. 1872)   musician
  Elsasser, Carl Gottlieb (b. 1817 d. 1885 a. 1861)   teacher, conductor
  Ewart, Florence Maud (b. 1864 d. 1949)   composer
  Fincham, George (b. 1828 d. 1910)   organ builder
  Floyd, Alfred Ernest (b. 1877 d. 1974)   conductor, radio musician
  Forbes, William Anderson (b. 1839 d. 1879)   bush balladist
  Foster, Roland (b. 1878)   teacher of singing
  Francis, Leonard (b. 1866 d. 1947 a. 1905)   choir conductor, teacher of singing
  Fraser, Simon Alexander (b. 1845 d. 1934)   stockrider, whip maker
  Fuller, Benjamin (b. 1875 d. 1952)   vaudeville entertainer
  Goll, Edward (b. 1884 d. 1949)   piano, teacher
  Gordon, Margaret Jane (b. 1880 d. 1962)   singer
  Grainger, Percy (Aldridge) (b. 1882 d. 1961)   composer, Klavier
  Graves, John Woodcock (b. 1795 d. 1886)   composer
  Griffen Foley, James Joseph (b. 1872 d. 1924)   journalist, singer
  Hage, Louis [Ludwig] (b. 1863 d. 1960 a. 1886)   conductor
  Hall, Elsie (Maud Stanley) (b. 1877 d. 1976)   piano
  Hall, G.W.L. Marshall (b. 1862 d. 1915)   composer
  Hanson-Dyer, Louise (b. 1884 d. 1962)   arts patron, music publisher
  Hart, Fritz (Bennicke) (b. 1874 d. 1949)   conductor, composer
  Haydon, Claude M. (b. 1884 d. 1960)   musician, teacher
  Hayes, Catherine (b. 1825 d. 1861)   soprano
  Hazon, Roberto (b. 1852 d. 1920 a. 1886)   composer, conductor
  Heinicke, August Mortiz Hermann (b. 1863 d. 1949)   conductor, teacher
  Henslowe, Francis Hartwell (b. 1811 d. 1878)   civil servant, composer
  Herz, Julius (b. 1841 d. 1898 a. 1893)   organ
  Hill, Alfred Francis (b. 1870 d. 1960 a. 1897)   composer, conductor
  Hilliam, Bentley Collingwood (b. 1890 d. 1968)   author, baritone sax
  Horsley, Charles Edward (b. 1822 d. 1876)   composer, writer
  Hutchens, Frank (b. 1892 d. 1965)   music educator, composer
  Jeffries, Richard Thomas (b. 1841 d. 1920 a. 1871)   conductor
  John, Celia Annie (b. 1877 d. 1955)   singer, feminist
  Joubert, Jules Francois de Sales (b. 1824 d. 1907)   entrepreneur
  Keats, Horace (b. 1895 d. 1945)   composer, conductor
  Kelly, Frederick Septimus (b. 1881 d. 1916)   composer, piano
  Knowles, Conrad Theodore (b. 1810 d. 1844)   singer, actor
  Kruse, Johann Secundus (b. 1859 d. 1927)   violin, conductor
  Lavater, Louis Isidore (b. 1867 d. 1953)   composer, poet
  Laver, William Adolphus (b. 1866 d. 1940)   composer, violin
  Lawrence, Marjorie (Florence) (b. 1909 d. 1979)   Sanger, soprano
  Lazar, John (b. 1801 d. 1879)   entrepreneur, actor
  Leckie, Alexander Joseph (b. 1881 d. 1966 a. 1908)   organ, conductor
  Lee, David (b. 1837 d. 1897)   organ, author
  Lemmone, John (b. 1861 d. 1949)   flute, composer
  Levey, Barnett (b. 1798 d. 1837)   singer
  Linger, Carl Ferdinand August (b. 1810 d. 1862)   composer, conductor
  Lithgow, Alexander Frame (b. 1870 d. 1929)   composer, bandmaster
  Loitte, Lavinia Florence (b. 1881 d. 1962)   actress, singer
  Lumsdaine, John Sinclair (b. 1895 d. 1948)   songwriter, vaudeville artist
  Lyster, William Saurin (b. 1828 d. 1880)   impresario, operatic director
  Marsh, Stephan Hale Alonzo (b. 1805 d. 1888)   composer, harp
  Matthews, Julia (b. 1842 d. 1876)   pianoforte, soprano
  May, Sydney Lionel (b. 1882 d. 1968)   organ, lecturer
  McBurney, Mona Margaret (b. 1862 d. 1932)   composer, piano
  McBurney, Samuel (b. 1847 d. 1909)   organ, music educator
  McCann, Bernard Aloysius (b. 1892 d. 1961)   bass player, entrepreneur
  McCann, Frank [Arthur Francis] (b. 1887 d. 1966)   silent-film pianist
  McCann, James Robert (b. 1854 d. 1916)   teacher, accompanist
  McCann, James Robert (b. 1878 d. 1938)   teacher, conductor
  McCann, Leonard Charles (b. 1902 d. 1974)   double bass
  McCann, Ted [Edward John] (b. 1888 d. 1973)   musician, radio executive
  McEachern, Malcolm [Walter Malcolm Neil] (b. 1883 d. 1945)   bass
  Melba, Nellie (b. 1861)   Sanger, soprano
  Moncrieff, Gladys (b. 1892 d. 1976)   musical comedy star
  Monk, Cyril Farnsworth (b. 1882 d. 1970)   violin
  Moore, George Fletcher (b. 1798 d. 1889 a. 1831)   flute, singer
  Moore, Maggie (b. 1851 d. 1926)   bass
  Mummery, Browning (b. 1888 d. 1974)   tenor
  Murdoch, William (David) (b. 1888 d. 1942)   piano, writer
  Musgrove, George (b. 1854 d. 1916)   theatrical entrepreneur
  Nathan, Isaac (b. 1790 d. 1864 a. 1841)   composer, tenor
  Neild, James Edward (b. 1824 d. 1906)   music critic
  O'Flaherty, Eliza (b. 1818 d. 1882)   singer, actress
  Orchard, William Arundel (b. 1867 d. 1961)   composer, conductor
  Ormond, Francis (b. 1829 d. 1889)   philanthropist
  Ormond, Francis Guillaume (b. 1896 d. 1971)   organ
  Packer, Charles (Stuart Shipley) Sandys (b. 1810 d. 1883)   organ, composer
  Packer, Frederick Augustus (b. 1839 d. 1902)   civil servant, musician
  Paling, Willem Hendrik (b. 1825 d. 1895 a. 1855)   piano maker
  Palmer, Rosina Martha Hosanah (b. 1844 d. 1932)   soprano
  Pedley, Ethel Charlotte (b. 1859 d. 1898)   composer, writer
  Peterson, Franklin Sivewright (b. 1861 d. 1914)   teacher, writer
  Peterson, Georgette Augusta Christina (b. 1863 d. 1947)   portrait painter, singer
  Peterson, Isabel Varney Desmond (b. 1892 d. 1967)   composer, piano
  Reimann, Immanuel Gotthold (b. 1859 d. 1935)   musician
  Richardson, Charles (b. 1847 d. 1926)   organ builder
  Salvado, Rudescindo (b. 1814 d. 1900)   piano, missionary
  Sampson, George (b. 1861 d. 1949)   composer
  Sharp, Cecil (James) (b. 1859 d. 1924)   folk music collector, editor
  Sherwin, Amy (b. 1855 d. 1935)   soprano, opera singer
  Siede, Auguste (d. 1925)   organ, piano
  Siede, Julius (b. 1825 d. 1903 a. 1872)   flute, composer
  Simmons, Joseph (b. 1810 d. 1880)   singer, entrepreneur
  Slapoffski, Joseph Gustav (b. 1862 d. 1951)   violin, music director
  Stevens, Horace (Ernest) (b. 1876 d. 1950)   bass-baritone
  Stralia, Elsa (b. 1880 d. 1945)   soprano
  Summers, Joseph (b. 1839 d. 1917 a. 1897-1917)   composer, organ
  Tarczynski, Stanislav Victor (b. 1882 d. 1952)   violin
  Tate, Henry (b. 1873 d. 1926)   writer, composer
  Thatcher, Charles Robert (b. 1831 d. 1878 a. 1862-1865)   music hall entertainer, folk musician
  Torrance, George William (b. 1835 d. 1907 a. 1880-1882)   clergyman, organ
  Tritton, [Harold Percy Croydon] (b. 1886 d. 1965)   sheep shearer, folksinger
  Truman, Ernest Edwin Phillip (b. 1869 d. 1948)   organ, composer
  Turner, Walter James Redfern (b. 1889 d. 1946)   poet, critic
  Verbrugghen, Henri (b. 1873 d. 1934)   violin, conductor
  Vernon, Howard (a. 1874)   singer
  Wallace, Vincent [William Vincent] (b. 1812 d. 1865)   composer
  Weber, Horace George Martin (b. 1887 d. 1968)   organ
  Whitehouse, Joseph Howell (b. 1874 d. 1954)   organ builder
  Wiederman, Elise (b. 1851 d. 1922)   soprano
  Williams, Harold (b. 1893 d. 1976)   baritone, vocals
  Williamson, J.C. (b. 1845 d. 1913)   theatrical entrepreneur
  Williamson, James Cassius  
  Willmore, Flenrietta (b. 1842 d. 1938)   organ
  Wirth, George (b. 1867 d. 1941)   bandsman, circus proprietor
  Wirth, Philip Peter Jacob (b. 1864 d. 1937)   bandsman, circus proprietor
  Wood, Thomas (b. 1892 d. 1950)   composer, author
  Woolley, Emmeline Mary Dogherty (b. 1843 d. 1908)   piano, composer
  Worgan, George (b. 1802 d. 1888)   composer, musician
  Wyatt, Joseph (b. 1788 d. 1860)   entrepreneur
  Young, Charles Horace Frisbee (b. 1819 d. 1874)   actor, singer
  Young, Florence  
  Younger, Montague Thomas Robson (b. 1836 d. 1899 a. 1880)   church musician
  Zelman (b. 1832 d. 1907 a. 1872)   organ
  Zelman, Alberto (b. 1874 d. 1927)   Dirigent, violin

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