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 1896

Baptie, David
Sketches of the English glee composers, historical, biographical and critical
(from about 1735-1866)
London: William Reeves, 1896, 235 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Abrams, Harriet (b. 1758 d. 1822 a. 1784-1785)   soprano, composer
  Adcock, James (b. 1778 d. 1860 a. 1819-1827)   choir master, composer
  Alcock, John (b. 1715 d. 1806)   organ, composer
  Allen, George Benjamin (b. 1822 d. 1897)   composer, singer
  Andrews, Richard Hoffmann (b. 1803 d. 1891 a. 1843-1849)   music seller, publisher
  Archer, Frederick (b. 1838 d. 1901)   organ, conductor
  Arne, Thomas Augustine (b. 1710 d. 1778)   composer, violin
  Arnold, George Benjamin (b. 1832 d. 1902)   cathedral organist
  Arnold, Samuel (b. 1740 d. 1802)   composer, organ
  Atterbury, Luffman (b. 1740 d. 1796 a. 18th century )   composer, musician
  Attwood, Thomas (b. 1765 d. 1838)   composer, organ
  Aylward, Theodore Edward (b. 1730 d. 1801)   organ, composer
  Baildon, Joseph (b. 1727 d. 1774 a. 1760-1780)   composer, singer
  Balfe, Michael William (b. 1808 a. 19th century )   composer, singer
  Barnby, Joseph (b. 1838 d. 1896)   conductor, composer
  Barnett, John (b. 1802 d. 1890)   composer
  Barnett, John Francis (b. 1837 d. 1916)   composer, conductor
  Battishill, Jonathan (b. 1738 d. 1801)   organ, composer
  Battye, James (b. 1803 d. 1858)   composer, teacher
  Bayley, John (b. 1785 d. 1833)   composer
  Beale, William (b. 1784 d. 1854)   organ, composer
  Beauchamp, Earl (b. 1830 d. 1891)   composer
  Bellamy, Richard (b. 1743 d. 1813)   bass, composer
  Benedict, Julius (b. 1804)   composer, compositore
  Bennett, William Sterndale (b. 1816 d. 1875)   composer
  Benson, George (b. 1814 d. 1884)   composer, tenor
  Berg, George (b. 1730 d. 1770)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Bexfield, William Richard (b. 1824 d. 1853)   composer, organ
  Biggs, Edward Smith (d. 1820)   composer, piano
  Billington, Thomas (b. 1754 d. 1832)   composer
  Bishop, Henry Rowley (b. 1786 d. 1855)   composer
  Boyce, William (b. 1710 d. 1779)   composer, organ
  Bradberry, Gervas (b. 1776 d. 1862)   singer, composer
  Bridge, Frederick [John Frederick] (b. 1844 d. 1924)   organ, composer
  Broderip, John (b. 1719 d. 1785)   cathedral organist, organ
  Broderip, Robert (b. 1758 d. 1808)   organ, composer
  Brooks, James (a. 1760-1812)   glee composer, composer
  Broomfield, William Robert (b. 1826 d. 1888)   composer, writer
  Caldicott, Alfred James (b. 1842 d. 1897)   composer, musician
  Calkin, James (b. 1786 d. 1862)   piano, composer
  Calkin, John Baptiste (b. 1827 d. 1905)   composer, organ
  Callcott, John George (b. 1821 d. 1895)   piano, composer
  Callcott, John Wall (b. 1766 d. 1821)   composer, theorist
  Carter, Thomas [Charles Thomas] (b. 1740 d. 1804)   composer
  Chard, George William (b. 1765 d. 1849)   organ, composer
  Chinn, Frances Farrant (b. 1813 d. 1868)   composer, organ
  Clarke-Whitfield, John (b. 1770 d. 1836)   organ, composer
  Clifton, John Charles (b. 1781 d. 1841)   cast, composer
  Colville, David (b. 1829)   musician, composer
  Condell, Henry (b. 1757 d. 1824)   composer, violin
  Congreve, Benjamin (b. 1836 d. 1871)   vocal composer
  Cooke, Benjamin (b. 1734 d. 1793)   organ, composer
  Cooke, Robert (b. 1768 d. 1814)   organ, musician
  Cooke, Thomas Simpson (b. 1782 d. 1848)   singer, instrumentalist
  Coombs, James Morris (b. 1769 d. 1820)   organ, composer
  Corfe, James (b. 1713)   tenor, organ
  Corfe, Joseph (b. 1740 d. 1820)   organ, tenor
  Corri, Haydn (b. 1842 d. 1877)   baritone
  Coward, James M. (b. 1824 d. 1880)   composer
  Crampton, Thomas James (b. 1817 d. 1885)   organ, composer
  Crotch, William (b. 1775 d. 1847)   composer, organ
  Cummings, William Hayman (b. 1831 d. 1915)   administrator, church musician
  Dalglish, Robert (b. 1806 d. 1875)   weaver, composer
  Danby, John (b. 1757 d. 1798)   organ, composer
  Dare, Charles James (d. 1820)   organ, composer
  Davy, John (b. 1763 d. 1824)   composer
  Dearle, Edward (b. 1806 d. 1891)   organ, composer
  Denman, Henry (b. 1774 d. 1816 a. 1784-1836)   bassoon, vocal composer
  Dewar, James (b. 1793 d. 1846)   composer, conductor
  Dibdin, Henry Edward (b. 1813 d. 1866)   hymn book compiler, musician
  Distin, Theodore (b. 1823 d. 1893)   composer, baritone
  Dixon, William (b. 1760 d. 1825)   writer, teacher
  Dun, Finlay (b. 1795 d. 1853)   composer, teacher
  Dupuis, Thomas Sanders [Saunders] (b. 1730 d. 1796)   composer, organ
  Durrner, Johann (Rupprecht Julius) (b. 1810 d. 1859)   Kantor, violin
  Dyne, John (d. 1788)   composer, tenor
  Ebdon, Thomas (b. 1738 d. 1811)   organ, conductor
  Ellerton, John Lodge (b. 1801 d. 1873)   composer
  Elliott, James (b. 1783 d. 1856)   composer, bass
  Elvey, George (Job) (b. 1816 d. 1893)   organ, composer
  Evans, Charles Smart (b. 1778 d. 1849)   organ, singer
  Farmer, Henry (b. 1819 d. 1891)   violin, composer
  Fergus, John (b. 1767 d. 1825)   composer, organ
  Foster, John (b. 1827 d. 1915)   singer, organ
  Garbett, Richard (b. 1786 d. 1826 a. 1835)   tenor, composer
  Gaul, Alfred Robert (b. 1837 d. 1913)   composer, organ
  Geary, Thomas Augustine (b. 1775 d. 1800)   composer, keyboard
  Geikie, James Stewart (b. 1811 d. 1883)   editor, music critic
  Gibsone, Burford George Henry (d. 1868 a. 1840)   composer
  Gladstanes, Frederick (a. 1830)   vocal composer
  Goss, John (b. 1800 d. 1880)   composer, organ
  Greatorex, Thomas (b. 1758 d. 1831)   conductor, teacher
  Greville, Robert (b. 1760 d. 1830 a. 1787)   amateur composer
  Guynemer, Charles (a. 1836)   composer, violin
  Hague, Charles (b. 1769 d. 1821)   violin, composer
  Haking, Ranulf [?Richard] (b. 1830 d. 1894)   rector, vocal composer
  Harding, Joseph R.W. (b. 1798 d. 1864)   composer
  Hargreaves, George (b. 1799 d. 1869)   miniature painter, musician
  Harington, Henry (b. 1727 d. 1816)   physician, author
  Harris, Joseph John (b. 1799 d. 1896)   composer, organ
  Harrison, Samuel (b. 1760 d. 1812)   tenor
  Hatton, John Liptrot (b. 1808 d. 1886)   composer
  Hawes, William (b. 1785 d. 1846)   singer, composer
  Hayes, William (b. 1707 d. 1777)   composer, organ
  Hiles, Henry (b. 1826 d. 1904)   organ, composer
  Hindle, John (b. 1761 d. 1796)   organ, composer
  Hobbs, John William (b. 1799 d. 1877)   tenor, vocals
  Holden, George (b. 1800 d. 1856)   composer, organ
  Holder, Joseph William (b. 1765 d. 1832)   composer, musician
  Hollingworth, William (b. 1840 d. 1905)   composer
  Hook, James (b. 1746 d. 1827)   organ, composer
  Hopkins, John Larkin (b. 1819 d. 1873)   organ
  Horn, Charles Edward (b. 1786 d. 1849 a. 1827)   composer, singer
  Horncastle, Frederick William (b. 1790 d. 1850)   organ, composer
  Horsley, William (b. 1774 d. 1858)   composer
  Howe, James (b. 1812 a. 1850)   composer
  Hullah, John (Pyke) (b. 1812 d. 1884)   composer, composer
  Hume, Alexander (b. 1811 d. 1859)   composer, poet
  Hume, William (b. 1830)   composer, editor
  Hutchinson, Thos (b. 1770)   composer
  Ireland, Francis (b. 1721 d. 1780)   amateur composer, violin
  Jackson, William (b. 1730 d. 1803)   composer, essayist
  Jackson, William (b. 1815 d. 1866)   composer
  Jolly, John (b. 1794 d. 1838)   composer, organ
  Jones, John Jeremiah (b. 1800 d. 1856)   organ, composer
  Jones, William (b. 1836)   composer
  Kelly, Michael (b. 1762 d. 1826)   cantante, tenor
  King, James (b. 1788 d. 1855)   musician
  King, Matthew Peter (b. 1773 d. 1823)   composer
  Knyvett, Charles (b. 1752 d. 1822)   singer
  Knyvett, William (b. 1779 d. 1856)   singer, composer
  Lahee, Henry (b. 1826 d. 1912)   organ, composer
  Lambeth, Henry Albert (b. 1822 d. 1895)   composer, organ
  Langdon, Richard (b. 1729 d. 1803)   organ, composer
  Lee, George Alexander (b. 1802 d. 1851)   composer
  Leeson, Joseph Frederick (b. 1806 d. 1862)   composer, organ
  Leslie, Henry (David) (b. 1822 d. 1896)   choir conductor, composer
  Linley, George (b. 1798 d. 1865)   composer, writer
  Linley, Thomas (b. 1733 d. 1795)   composer, harpsichord
  Linley, Thomas (b. 1756 d. 1778)   composer, violin
  Linley, William (b. 1771 d. 1835)   composer, author
  Loder, Edward (James) (b. 1813 d. 1865)   composer
  Long, Samuel (b. 1725 d. 1764 a. 1770)   organ, composer
  Lutz, Meyer [Wilhelm Meyer] (b. 1822 d. 1903 a. 1867-1898)   organ, conductor
  Macfarren, George (Alexander) (b. 1813 d. 1887)   composer
  Macfarren, Walter (Cecil) (b. 1826 d. 1905)   piano, composer
  Macirone, Clara Angela (b. 1821 d. 1914)   composer, piano
  Mackenzie, Alexander (Campbell) (b. 1847)   composer, conductor
  Martin, George William (b. 1825 d. 1881)   teacher, conductor
  Mather, John (b. 1781 d. 1850)   piano, organ
  Mazzinghi, Joseph (b. 1765 d. 1844)   composer
  McDermott, Thomas Harris (b. 1830 a. 1858)   piano, composer
  McFarlane, John R. (b. 1800 d. 1841)   glee composer
  McMurdie, Joseph (b. 1792 d. 1878)   composer, writer
  Meaten, Frederick (b. 1835 d. 1863)   organ, composer
  Mellon, Alfred (b. 1820 d. 1867)   violin, conductor
  Merrylees, James (b. 1824 d. 1891)   amateur composer
  Miles, Thomas (b. 1780)   composer
  Moodie, William (b. 1833)   conductor, composer
  Moore, Thomas (b. 1779 d. 1852)   poet, musician
  Mornington, Garret Colley Wesley (b. 1735 d. 1781)   composer
  Mounsey, Ann (Sheppard) (b. 1811 d. 1891)   organ, teacher
  Nares, James (b. 1715 d. 1783)   composer
  Netherclift, Joseph (b. 1792 d. 1863)   lithographer, composer
  Norris, Thomas (b. 1740 d. 1790)   organ, composer
  Novello, Vincent (b. 1781 d. 1861)   organ, conductor
  Parke, Maria Hester (b. 1775 d. 1822)   singer, piano
  Parry, John (b. 1776 d. 1851)   instrumentalist, piano
  Paxton, Stephen (b. 1735 d. 1787)   composer, cello
  Pearsall, Robert Lucas (b. 1795 d. 1856)   composer, antiquarian
  Pearson, William Webster (b. 1839)   composer, organ
  Phillips, Thomas (b. 1774 d. 1841)   tenor, composer
  Pinsuti, Ciro (b. 1829 d. 1888)   composer, teacher of singing
  Polignac, Edm Jean Marie Melchior (b. 1834 d. 1901)   composer
  Prendergast, Arthur Hugh Dalrymple (b. 1833 d. 1910)   composer, conductor
  Pring, Jacob Cubitt (b. 1771 d. 1799)   organ, composer
  Pring, Joseph (b. 1776 d. 1842)   organ, composer
  Pyne, James Kendrick (b. 1810 d. 1893)   composer, organ
  Reay, Samuel (b. 1822 d. 1905)   composer, organ
  Reeve, William (b. 1757 d. 1815)   theater composer, actor
  Remy, F. (b. 1760)   composer
  Richards, Brinley [Henry Brinley] (b. 1819 d. 1885)   piano, composer
  Richardson, John (b. 1816 d. 1879 a. 1863-1870)   banjo, composer
  Richmond, Legh (b. 1772 d. 1827)   musician, composer
  Rimbault, Edward (Francis) (b. 1816 d. 1876)   musicologist, musicien
  Rock, Michael (d. 1809 a. 1802)   composer, organ
  Rodwell, George (Herbert Bonaparte) (b. 1800 d. 1852)   composer, playwright
  Rogers, John Leman (b. 1780 d. 1847)   amateur composer
  Russell, William (b. 1777 d. 1813)   organ, composer
  Sale, John (b. 1758 d. 1827)   bass, singer
  Sale, John Bernard (b. 1779 d. 1856)   composer, bass
  Savary, Edmond (b. 1835)   piano, composer
  Selby, Thomas Leeson (b. 1827)   violin, composer
  Shield, William (b. 1748 d. 1829)   theater composer
  Shore, William (b. 1791 d. 1877)   amateur composer
  Showell, Samuel (b. 1775 d. 1825)   organ, composer
  Skelton, George J. (b. 1801)   composer
  Smart, George (Thomas) (b. 1776 d. 1867)   conductor, organ
  Smart, Henry (b. 1778 d. 1823)   violin
  Smart, Thomas (b. 1730 a. 1783)   organ, composer
  Smith, Alfred Montem (b. 1828 d. 1891)   tenor, musician
  Smith, John (b. 1795 d. 1861)   organ, composer
  Smith, John Stafford (b. 1750 d. 1836)   musicologist, composer
  Smith, Robert Archibald (b. 1780 d. 1829)   composer
  Spark, William (b. 1823 d. 1897)   organ, composer
  Spencer, Charles Child (b. 1797 d. 1869)   piano, writer
  Spofforth, Reginald (b. -1770 d. 1827)   glee composer
  Stainer, John (b. 1840 d. 1901)   musicologist, composer
  Stephens, Charles Edward (b. 1821 d. 1892)   composer, piano
  Stevens, W.P. (b. 1820)   composer
  Stevenson, John (Andrew) (b. 1761 d. 1833)   composer
  Stewart, Robert (Prescott) (b. 1825 d. 1894)   organ, conductor
  Stirling, Elizabeth (b. 1819 d. 1895 a. 1856)   composer, organ
  Storace, Stephen (John Seymour) (b. 1762 d. 1796)   Sanger, Komponist
  Stratton, Stephen Samuel (b. 1840 d. 1906)   composer, writer
  Suett, Richard (b. 1755 d. 1805)   composer, actor
  Sullivan, Arthur (Seymour) (b. 1842)   author, composer
  Taylor, Edward (b. 1784 d. 1863)   musician, lecturer
  Taylor, John Bianchi (b. 1801 d. 1876)   composer, conductor
  Taylor, Rayner (b. 1747 d. 1825)   composer, organ
  Travers, John (b. 1703 d. 1758)   organ, composer
  Wade, Joseph Augustine (b. 1801 d. 1845)   composer
  Wainwright, Richard (b. 1758 d. 1825)   organ, composer
  Wallace, Vincent [William Vincent] (b. 1812 d. 1865)   composer
  Wallworth, Thomas Adlington (b. 1824 d. 1904)   composer, writer
  Walmisley, Thomas Attwood (b. 1814 d. 1856)   composer, organ
  Walmisley, Thomas Forbes (b. 1783 d. 1866)   glee composer, organ
  Ward, Cornelius (b. 1814 d. 1903)   organ, composer
  Warren, William (d. 1841)   organ, composer
  Watson, William Michael (b. 1840 d. 1889)   composer, piano
  Webbe, Samuel (b. 1770 d. 1843)   organ, composer
  Webbe, Samuel (b. 1740 d. 1816)   composer, organ
  Welsh, Thomas (b. 1780 d. 1848)   bass, composer
  Wesley, Samuel (b. 1766 d. 1837)   composer, organ
  Wesley, Samuel Sebastian (b. 1810 d. 1876)   composer, organ
  Westbrook, William Joseph (b. 1831 d. 1894)   organ, composer
  Westmoreland, John Jane (b. 1784 d. 1859)   amateur musician, Komponist
  Wheeler, Richard (b. 1770 a. 1800)   organ, composer
  Whitaker, John (b. 1776 d. 1848)   composer, organ
  Willis, Isaac (b. 1792)   composer
  Winn, William (b. 1828 d. 1888)   baritone, composer
  Woakes, W.H. (a. 1817-1837 active: 1820)   organ, composer
  Young, William James (b. 1835)   organ, composer

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