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 1894

Baptie, David
Musical Scotland ... a dictionary of Scottish musicians from about 1400 till the present time
Paisley: 1894


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  Adams, Thomas Julian (b. 1824 d. 1887)   piano, conductor
  Allan, Archibald (b. 1790 d. 1831)   violin, composer
  Allan, David Skea (b. 1840)   composer, teacher
  Allan, James (b. 1842 d. 1885)   singer, conductor
  Allurn, Charles Edward (b. 1852)   composer, organ
  Anderson, James Smith (b. 1853 d. 1945)   organ, composer
  Anderson, John (b. 1737 d. 1808)   composer, violin
  Anderson, Robert (b. 1835 d. 1882)   solicitor, composer
  Anderson, William (b. 1817 d. 1875)   author, musician
  Anderson, William (b. 1799 d. 1873)   clergyman, writer
  Archer, Frederick (b. 1838 d. 1901)   organ, conductor
  Attwood, Thomas (b. 1765 d. 1838)   composer, organ
  Baillie, Peter (b. 1779 d. 1825)   composer, violin
  Barker, George Arthur (b. 1812 d. 1876)   composer, teacher
  Bell, John (a. 1885-1899)   organ, composer
  Bowie, Peter (a. 1800)   violin
  Brechin, William (b. 1824)   music teacher, writer
  Bridgman, Frederick William (b. 1833 d. 1892)   musician, conductor
  Brown, William (b. 1760)   Precentor, music editor
  Caldicott, Alfred James (b. 1842 d. 1897)   composer, musician
  Cameron, Andrew Robertson (b. 1838 d. 1876)   physician, composer
  Cameron, Donald (b. 1810 d. 1868)   piper, composer
  Campbell, Donald (a. 1860)   Lieutenant, writer on music
  Campbell, John (b. 1797 d. 1860)   composer, editor
  Campbell, Mary Maxwell (b. 1812 d. 1886)   musician, composer
  Carrodus, John Tiplady (b. 1836 d. 1895)   violin, composer
  Carter, Thomas [Charles Thomas] (b. 1740 d. 1804)   composer
  Cherry, Alexander   organ
  Christie, Dougall (a. 19th century )   chorister
  Christie, Florence   contralto
  Christie, William (b. 1778)   musician
  Clagett, Walter (b. 1760)   composer, inventor
  Clark, J. Moir (b. 1863)   composer
  Clark, John (b. 1740)   violin, compiler
  Clark, Thomas (b. 1775 d. 1859)   composer
  Clarke, John Charles (b. 1805)   musician
  Clarke, William (b. 1740 d. 1820)   organ, composer
  Clarkson, John (d. 1812)   violin, dance teacher
  Clifton, John Charles (b. 1781 d. 1841)   cast, composer
  Colledge, George R. (b. 1862)   organ, conductor
  Costeley, Guillaume [also: William] (b. 1531 d. 1606)   composer, musicien
  Coutts, Peter (b. 1814)   piper, piper
  Crawford, John Howard (b. 1854)   divine, writer
  Crawford, Robert (b. 1838)   violin
  Currie, William (b. 1828 d. 1881)   violin, composer
  Cuthbert, John (b. 1778 d. 1857)   violin, teacher
  Daly, William (b. 1838)   violin, teacher
  Davidson, Peter (b. 1834 d. 1886)   violin maker, composer
  Dawson, G.C.   organ, teacher
  Dawson, Robert (b. 1836 d. 1906)   hymn writer, violin
  Demonti, Hurka (b. 1753 d. 1823)   musician, professor
  Dibdin, Edward Rimbault Vere (b. 1853)   composer, gallery curator
  Ding, Lawrence (a. 1800)   dance master, publisher
  Doig, Andrew (b. 1838)   violin, composer
  Doig, David (b. 1836 d. 1890)   violin, singer
  Donaldson, James (b. 1758 d. 1808)   violin
  Downes, John (b. 1854)   composer, teacher
  Duguid, William (b. 1866)   strathspey and reel player, violin
  Dunn, Matthew Sinclair (b. 1846)   vocals, composer
  Durrner, Johann (Rupprecht Julius) (b. 1810 d. 1859)   Kantor, violin
  Eagar, John (b. 1782 d. 1853)   organ
  Ewan, Charles (b. 1855)   piper
  Ewing, Alexander (b. 1830 d. 1895)   Lieutenantcolonel, composer
  Fairbairn, Angus (b. 1829 d. 1887)   singer, lecturer
  Farquharson, Alexander McCall (b. 1836)   violin, poet
  Farquharson, James (b. 1790)   composer, teacher
  Finlayson, Charles James (b. 1790 d. 1864)   singer, poet
  Flint, Benjamin Filer (b. 1805)   Brewer, hymnwriter
  Foulis, David (b. 1710 d. 1773)   musicologist, composer
  Fraser, Duncan (b. 1847)   composer, conductor
  Fraser, Simon (b. 1773 d. 1852)   captain, musician
  Frew, Robert Fox (b. 1864 d. 1941)   organ, composer
  Gallie, James (b. 1861 d. 1931)   lecturer, musician
  Galloway, Alexander (b. 1822)   singer, conductor
  Garth, Richard Machill (b. 1860)   organ, composer
  Gauld, Alexander (a. 19th century )   cello
  Gauld, James (b. 1857)   violin
  Gauld, William   violin
  Geoghegan, William (b. 1854)   conductor, teacher
  Gilmour, Robert (b. 1760)   musician, compiler
  Gledhill, Thomas Edwin (b. 1858)   tenor, teacher of singing
  Glencase, Peter (b. 1852)   choir master, teacher
  Goodban, Charles (b. 1812 d. 1881)   composer
  Gordon, George   member of the Jubilee Singers, priest
  Graham, George Farquhar (b. 1789 d. 1867)   musician, composer
  Graham, James Lascelles (b. 1854)   organ, writer
  Graham, Thomas (b. 1800 d. 1867)   composer, organ
  Grant, Elizabeth (b. 1745 d. 1814)   poet, songwriter
  Grant, John Campbell (b. 1839)   musician, writer
  Greene, Maurice (b. 1696 d. 1755)   organ, composer
  Greig, Gavin (b. 1856 d. 1914)   author, composer
  Greig, John (a. 1878-1896)   composer, organ
  Grey, Annie (b. 1860)   contralto
  Gunn, Ann (d. 1826 a. 1803)   piano, writer
  Gunn, John (b. 1765 d. 1824)   writer on music
  Hall, John (b. 1788 d. 1862)   violin, composer
  Hamilton, Adam (a. 1840)   organ, composer
  Hardie, James (b. 1837)   violin maker, musician
  Hately, Walter (b. 1843)   piano, composer
  Heriot, James (b. 1824 d. 1866)   conductor, composer
  Hook, James (b. 1746 d. 1827)   organ, composer
  Hume, William (b. 1830)   composer, music critic
  Jackson, William (b. 1828 d. 1876)   musician, composer
  Jackson, William (b. 1853 d. 1877)   organ, composer
  Jacque, George (b. 1804 d. 1892 a. 1856)   clergyman, minister
  Jolly, John (b. 1794 d. 1838)   composer, organ
  Kennedy, James (b. 1856 d. 1881)   singer
  Kennedy, Margaret (b. 1865)   singer
  Kennedy, Robert (a. 19th century )   singer
  King, James (b. 1788 d. 1855)   vocals, composer
  Kirkhope, John (b. 1844)   conductor, musician
  Lavenu, Louis Henry (b. 1818 d. 1859)   music publisher, musicien
  Lawson, Malcolm Leonard (b. 1849)   composer, conductor
  Lee, George Alexander (b. 1802 d. 1851)   composer
  Lees, John Kenyon (b. 1853)   composer, conductor
  Leeves, William (b. 1748 d. 1828)   composer, poet
  Litolff, Henry Charles (b. 1818 d. 1891)   composer, piano
  M'Allister, Robert (b. 1822)   musician, teacher
  M'Fadyen, John (b. 1770 d. 1837)   musician, publisher
  M'Farlane, George (a. 1860)   bandmaster, writer
  M'Glashan, Alexander (b. 1740 d. 1797)   violin
  M'Hardy, Robert (b. 1948)   composer, teacher
  M'Kerracher, Duncan (b. 1796 d. 1873)   fiddle, violin
  M'Lennan, William (d. 1892)   piper, dancer
  M'Nabb, Hugh (b. 1842)   vocals, conductor
  MacBeth, Allan (b. 1856)   composer
  MacBurney, Samuel (a. 1864-1891)   music teacher
  Macdonald, Alexander (b. 1770)   musician, compiler
  Macdonald, Joseph (b. 1739 d. 1762)   editor, compiler
  Macdonald, Keith Norman (b. 1834)   violin, editor
  Macdonald, Malcolm (b. 1750)   musician, composer
  Macfarlane, Thomas (b. 1808 d. 1891)   organ, composer
  MacIntyre, Duncan (b. 1765 d. 1807)   musician, dancing master
  MacIntyre, Margaret [Marguerite] (a. 1883-1899)   singer
  Mackay, Donald (b. 1845 d. 1893)   Royal piper
  Mackenzie, Alexander Campbell (b. 1847 d. 1935)   composer, college principal
  Mackenzie, John (b. 1797 d. 1852)   violin, teacher
  Mackinnon, William (d. 1918 a. 1863-1918)   piper
  Mackintosh, John (b. 1767 d. 1844)   bassoon
  Maclachlan, Jessie Niven (b. 1866)   singer
  Maclagan, Alexander (b. 1811 d. 1879)   poet, songwriter
  Maclean, Charles (b. 1700)   violin, composer
  Maclean, William (b. 1805 d. 1892)   manufacturer, composer
  Macleod, Peter (b. 1797 d. 1859)   songwriter
  MacPherson, Charles Stewart (b. 1865)   composer
  MacPherson, D.   composer, writer
  Mann, John Alexander (b. 1810 d. 1889)   violin, violin maker
  Manson, James (b. 1812 d. 1863)   musician, poet
  Marshall, William (b. 1748 d. 1833)   violin, composer
  Martyn, Charles T. (b. 1805)   singer, composer
  Mason, Edward (b. 1864)   composer, teacher of singing
  Masterton, Allan (b. 1748 d. 1799)   teacher, musician
  Mather, John (b. 1781 d. 1850)   organ
  McGibbon, William (b. 1695 d. 1756)   violin, composer
  McHardy, James (a. 1870)   music patron, composer
  McLachlan (b. 1740 d. 1791)   composer
  McMurdie, Joseph (b. 1792 d. 1878)   composer, professor
  Merryless, James (b. 1824 d. 1891)   composer, editor
  Miller, Edward (b. 1590)   musician, professor
  Miller, James (a. 1785)   composer
  Monro, John (b. 1786 d. 1851)   composer, piano
  Moore, Thomas (d. 1792)   teacher of psalmody
  Morison, John (b. 1772 d. 1848)   musician, compiler
  Morison, Roderick (b. 1646)   poet, harper
  Morrison, William (a. 1810)   composer, violin
  Muller, Robert (b. 1804 d. 1855)   piano, composer
  Munro, Alexander (b. 1695)   musician, compiler
  Nelson, Sidney (b. 1800 d. 1862)   composer, publisher
  Nimmo, Robert Hamilton (b. 1836 d. 1893)   vocals, poet
  Nisbet, Henry Daniel (b. 1867 d. 1954)   flute, vocals
  O'Neil, Henry John (b. 1841)   cornet
  Parry, John (b. 1776 d. 1851)   instrumentalist, piano
  Paton, Mary Ann (b. 1802 d. 1864)   soprano
  Peterson, Franklin Sivewright (b. 1861 d. 1914)   teacher, writer
  Petrie, Roben (b. 1767 d. 1830)   violist, composer
  Pringle, John (b. 1770)   composer, compiler
  Relf, John (b. 1766 d. 1837)   teacher, composer
  Ridden, John (b. 1718 d. 1795)   composer, compiler
  Shore, William (b. 1791 d. 1877)   amateur composer
  Sinclair, John (b. 1791 d. 1857)   tenor
  Skinner, James Scott (b. 1843 d. 1927)   violin, composer
  Smieton, John More (b. 1857 d. 1904)   composer
  Smith, Catherine Louisa - aft. Penna (b. 1820 d. 1879)   singer
  Smith, Thomas (b. 1832)   organ, composer
  Smith, William (b. 1803 d. 1879)   musician
  Smith, William (b. 1754 d. 1821)   divine, musician
  Spottiswoode, Alicia Anna (b. 1810 d. 1900)   composer
  Stanley, John (b. 1712 d. 1786)   composer, organ
  Stewart, Andrew (b. 1842)   poet, composer
  Stewart, Charles (b. 1770 d. 1818)   composer, violin
  Stewart, Charles (b. 1823)   musician, collector
  Taylor, James   violin, composer
  Taylor, Walter (b. 1785 d. 1847)   composer
  Thom, Robert Riach (b. 1831)   composer, clergyman
  Thomson, Andrew (b. 1795 d. 1860)   composer
  Thomson, Andrew C. (b. 1917)   composer, teacher
  Thomson, Augusta (b. 1836)   soprano, dramatist
  Thomson, George (b. 1757 d. 1851 a. 1793-1845)   collector of Scotch, Welsh and Irish Airs
  Thomson, John (b. 1805 d. 1841)   composer, writer on music
  Thomson, William (b. 1677)   music publisher, editor
  Townsend, William (b. 1849)   piano, teacher
  Urbani, Pietro (b. 1749 d. 1816)   composer, conductor
  Williams, David (b. 1840)   violin~, piano
  Wilson, John (b. 1800 d. 1849)   vocals, singer
  Young, Isabella - aft. Lampe (a. 1730-1751)   vocals
  Young, Walter (b. 1745 d. 1814)   writer on music, clergyman

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