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 1897

Pratt, A.T.C.
People of the period, being a collection of the biographies of ... living celebrities ...
London: 1897, 2 vols.


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  Adamovski, Timofyev (b. 1858 d. 1943)   violin, composer
  Adini (a. 1894)   singer
  Aide, Charles Hamilton (b. 1826 d. 1906)   author, musicien
  Albani, Emma Marie Louise Cecile (b. 1847 d. 1930)   interprete, soprano
  Alford, Josiah George (b. 1847)   vicar, composer
  Allitsen, Mary Francis (b. 1848 d. 1912)   vocals, composer
  Armes, Philip (b. 1836 d. 1908)   organ, composer
  Averill, Perry (b. 1862 d. 1935)   baritone, teacher
  Bailey, Lilian (June) (b. 1860 d. 1901)   soprano
  Barnett, John Francis (b. 1837 d. 1916)   composer, conductor
  Barrett, Oscar (b. 1845)   musician, theater manager
  Barrington, Rutland (b. 1853 a. 19th century )   actor, cast
  Belville, Edward (b. 1858)   composer
  Best, William Thomas (b. 1826 d. 1897)   organ
  Biscaccianti, Eliza (b. 1824 d. 1896)   singer, soprano
  Bispham, David Scull (b. 1857 d. 1921)   baritone, vocals
  Black, Andrew (b. 1859 d. 1920)   baritone
  Blair, Hugh (b. 1864 d. 1932)   organ, choir master
  Blake, Emilia (b. 1846)   ballad writer, novelist
  Bond, Jessie (b. 1853 d. 1943)   singer, actress
  Bradford, Jessie (a. 1893-1897)   singer
  Brandram, Rosina (a. 1877-1904)   actress, singer
  Brazzi (a. 19th century )   singer
  Brazzi (a. 19th century )   singer
  Brema, Marie (b. 1856 d. 1925)   chanteur, mezzo-soprano
  Bridge, Frederick [John Frederick] (b. 1844 d. 1924)   organ, composer
  Bridgman, Frederic Arthur (b. 1847 d. 1927)   painter, composer
  Broughton, Phyllis (a. 1880-1891)   actress, dancer
  Bucalossi, Ernest (b. 1864 d. 1933)   composer of dance music, composer
  Buck, Dudley (b. 1839 d. 1909)   composer, organ
  Bunnett, Edward (b. 1834 d. 1923)   organ, composer
  Butt, Clara (Ellen) (b. 1872 d. 1936)   contralto, Sanger
  Caldicott, Alfred James (b. 1842 d. 1897)   composer, musician
  Candidus, William (b. 1845 d. 1910)   tenor
  Carr, Osmond (b. 1858)   composer
  Cary, Annie Louise (b. 1842 d. 1921)   contralto
  Caryll, Ivan (b. 1861 d. 1921)   author, composer
  Cavendish, Rose (a. 1883-1897)   singer
  Celli, Frank H. (b. 1842 d. 1904)   bass-baritone, singer
  Cellier, Francois (a. 1867-1897)   composer
  Chadwick, George Whitefield (b. 1854 d. 1931)   composer, teacher
  Clarke, Richard (a. 1889-1997)   vocals, dramatist
  Coborn, Charles (b. 1852 d. 1945)   music hall artist, singer
  Coffin, Charles Hayden (b. 1862)   vocals, actor
  Cole, Belle (b. 1835 d. 1905)   soprano
  Cornell, John Henry (b. 1828 d. 1894)   organ, composer
  Cossmann, Bernhard (b. 1822 d. 1910)   cello, Kammermusiker
  Courvoisier, Karl (b. 1846 d. 1908)   composer, violin
  Cowen, Frederic Hymen (b. 1852)   piano, conductor
  Crane, Ogden (b. 1850)   singer, music teacher
  Crook, John (b. 1847 d. 1922)   conductor, composer
  Crossley, Ada (Jessica) (b. 1874 d. 1929)   contralto, mezzo-soprano
  Crouch, Frederick Nicholls (b. 1808 d. 1896)   cello, singer
  Cummings, William Hayman (b. 1831 d. 1915)   administrator, church musician
  Damrosch, Walter (Johannes) (b. 1862 d. 1950)   composer, conductor
  Danks, Hart Pease (b. 1834 d. 1903)   composer, lyricist
  Davies, Ben [Benjamin Grey] (b. 1858 d. 1943)   tenor
  Davies, Fanny (d. 1934)   piano, writer
  Davies, Mary (b. 1855)   soprano vocalist
  De Lussan, Zelie (a. 1889-1908)   singer, Opernsanger
  Delara, Isidore (b. 1858)   composer
  Dene, Otto (a. 1895)   vocals
  Dick, Edith A. (b. 1852)   composer
  Doane, William Croswell (b. 1832 d. 1913)   hymnologist, manufacturer
  Eames, Emma H.   teacher, mother of Emma Eames (1865-1952)
  Egerton, Seymour John Grey (b. 1839 d. 1898)   composer
  Eibenschutz, Ilona (b. 1873 d. 1967)   Klavier, pianista
  Elieson, Cecile (a. 1897)   violin
  Ellicott, Rosalind Frances (b. 1857 d. 1924)   composer, piano
  Elliot, Muriel (a. 1888-1896)   Klavier, piano
  Emmett, Daniel Decatur (b. 1815 d. 1904)   composer, lyricist
  Engle, Marie (b. 1860 a. 1898)   soprano, operatic singer
  Erlanger, Frederic (b. 1868 d. 1943)   composer, opera director
  Errani, Achille (b. 1823 d. 1897)   cantante, singer
  Esty, Alice (b. 1864 d. 1935 a. 1900)   soprano
  Eyre, Alfred James (b. 1853 d. 1919)   organ, composer
  Fairlamb, James Remington (b. 1837 d. 1908)   organ, teacher
  Ffrangcon-Davies, David Thomas (b. 1856 d. 1918)   baritone
  Fisher, Clara (b. 1811)   actress, singer
  Fisk, Katharine (d. 1926 a. 1893)   contralto
  Ford, Ernest (A. Clair) (b. 1858 d. 1919)   composer, conductor
  Gadsby, Henry Robert (b. 1842 d. 1907)   composer, musician
  Garcia, Manuel (Patricio Rodriguez) (b. 1805 d. 1906)   baritone, teacher of singing
  Gatty, Alfred Scott (b. 1847 d. 1918)   poet, composer
  German, Edward (b. 1862 d. 1936)   composer, director
  Gilchrist, William Wallace (b. 1846 d. 1916)   church organist, composer
  Gleason, Frederick Grant (b. 1848 d. 1903)   composer, organ
  Goddard, Arabella (d. 1922)   piano, pianiste
  Godfrey, Daniel (b. 1831 d. 1903)   flute, bandmaster
  Griffith, Edward (b. 1831)   organ, music teacher
  Grossmith, George (b. 1847 d. 1912)   author, cast
  Hall, G.W.L. Marshall (b. 1862 d. 1915)   composer
  Harraden, Beatrice (a. 19th century )   cello, novelist
  Harraden, R. Ethel (a. 1891-1895)   composer
  Hauk, Minnie (b. 1851 d. 1929)   chanteur, mezzo-soprano
  Haydon, Ethel (b. 1876)   soprano
  Hays, Will S. [William Shakespeare] (b. 1837 d. 1907)   songwriter, songwriter
  Hedmont, Charles (b. 1857 d. 1940)   tenor, tenor
  Henschel, George [Isidor George] (b. 1850 d. 1934)   baritone, chanteur
  Hensler, Eliza (b. 1835)   singer
  Hiles, Henry (b. 1826 d. 1904)   organ, composer
  Holmes, Henry (b. 1839 d. 1905)   violin, composer
  Hopkins, Edward John (b. 1818 d. 1901)   organ
  Huntington, Agnes B.   operatic singer, Sanger
  Hutchinson (a. 1883)   singer
  Jacobi, Georges (b. 1850)   composer
  Jenkins, David (b. 1848 d. 1915)   composer, conductor
  Juch, Emma (Antonia Joanna) (b. 1863)   soprano
  Kellie, Lawrence (b. 1862 d. 1932)   tenor, composer
  Kellogg, Clara (Louise) (b. 1842 d. 1916)   soprano
  King, Oliver Arthur (b. 1855 d. 1923)   composer, piano
  Kirschchom (a. 1897)   piano
  Knowlys, F.E. (a. 1873-1915)   composer
  Konschin, Emma (a. 1895)   opera singer
  La Blanche, Bianca (a. 19th century )   soprano
  Lee, Kate (a. 1887-1895)   singer
  Leslie, Henry (David) (b. 1822 d. 1896)   choir conductor, composer
  Lewis, Eric (a. 1879-1894)   actor, vocals
  Lindh, Marcelia (a. 1892)   singer
  Longhurst, William Henry (b. 1819 d. 1904)   organ, composer
  Lucas, Clarence Reynolds (b. 1866 d. 1947)   composer, conductor
  Lutz, Meyer [Wilhelm Meyer] (b. 1822 d. 1903 a. 1867-1898)   organ, conductor
  MacCunn, Hamish (b. 1868 d. 1916)   composer, music director
  MacIntyre, Margaret [Marguerite] (a. 1883-1899)   singer
  Mackenzie, Alexander Campbell (b. 1847 d. 1935)   composer, college principal
  Mackenzie, Marian (a. 1885-1995)   vocals
  Martin, George (Clement) (b. 1844 d. 1916)   organ, composer
  Marzials, Theophilus Julius Henry (b. 1850 d. 1920 a. 1883)   composer, poet
  Matheson, George (b. 1842 d. 1906)   theologian, hymn writer
  Maybrick, Michael (b. 1844)   vocals, composer
  McIntosb, Nancy (a. 1893)   singer, sportswoman
  McIntosh, Nancy (a. 1893)   prima donna
  Melba, Nellie (b. 1861)   Sanger, soprano
  Moir, Frank Lewis (b. 1852 d. 1904)   song composer
  Monteith, Florence (a. 1891-1894)   singer
  Moody, Fanny (b. 1866 d. 1945)   soprano
  Mosenthal, Joseph (b. 1834 d. 1896)   violin, composer
  Nanney, Louise (a. 1888-1897)   violin
  Neruda, Wilma (b. 1838 d. 1911)   violin, Lehrerin
  Nevada, Emma (b. 1859 d. 1940)   soprano
  Newman, Robert (a. 1889-1895)   singer
  Nordica, Lillian (b. 1857 d. 1914)   chanteuse, soprano
  Oakeley, Herbert (Stanley) (b. 1830 d. 1903)   composer, organ
  Oakey, Marguerite (b. 1864)   piano, composer
  Osgood, Emma Aline (b. 1849 d. 1911 a. 1873-1881)   singer, vocals
  Palliser, Esther (b. 1871)   soprano
  Parker, Horatio (William) (b. 1863 d. 1919)   composer, music educator
  Parratt, Walter George (b. 1841 d. 1924)   organ, teacher
  Parry, Hubert [Charles Hubert Hastings] (b. 1848 d. 1918)   composer, scholar
  Patterson, Annie (Wilson) (b. 1868 d. 1934)   folksong collector, writer on music
  Patti, Adelina (Juana Maria) (b. 1843 d. 1919)   cantante de opera, interprete
  Pauer, Ernst (b. 1826 d. 1905)   piano, editor
  Peachey, John (a. 1896)   singer
  Pech, James (b. 1839)   musician, organ
  Pettican, Helen (b. 1870)   contralto
  Phillips, Peter (b. 1834 d. 1895)   singer, evangelist
  Pole, William (b. 1814 d. 1900)   civil engineer, scholar
  Pringle, Henry Lempriere (b. 1868 d. 1914)   bass, singer
  Propert, William Peregrine (b. 1831 d. 1906)   organ, barrister
  Prout, Ebenezer (b. 1835 d. 1909)   scholar, editor
  Pyne, James Kendrick (b. 1852 d. 1938)   organ, professor
  Randegger, Alberto (b. 1832 d. 1911 a. 1883)   conductor, teacher
  Reeves, John Sims (b. 1818 d. 1882)   singer, Autobiographer
  Rimington , Alexander Wallace (a. 1890-1915)   musician, scientist
  Robinson, William Cleaver Francis (b. 1834 d. 1897)   civil administrator, music patron
  Rockel, Joseph Leopold (b. 1838 d. 1923)   teacher, composer
  Rose, Clara (b. 1857 d. 1920)   soprano
  Rothschild, Ferdinand James Anselm (b. 1839 d. 1898)   Virtuoso
  Roze, Raymond (b. 1875 d. 1920)   composer, conductor
  Russell, Ella (b. 1864 d. 1935)   soprano, prima donna
  Russell, Ella (b. 1864)   singer
  Russell, Henry (b. 1812 d. 1900)   composer, piano
  Salaman, Charles (Kensington) (b. 1814 d. 1901)   piano, conductor
  Sales, Regina (a. 1891)   singer
  Salmond, Norman (b. 1858)   bassist
  Santley, Charles (b. 1834 d. 1922)   baritone, composer
  Saville, Frances (b. 1870 a. 1888-1895)   Kammersangerin, singer
  Scovel, Edward Brooks (b. 1853)   singer, postmaster
  Searle, Lattice (b. 1873)   singer, actress
  Sherwin, Amy (b. 1855 d. 1935)   soprano, opera singer
  Slaughter, Walter A. (b. 1860)   composer
  Smyth, Ethel (Mary) (b. 1858 d. 1944)   composer
  Soldene, Emily   soprano, actress
  Somervell, Arthur (b. 1863 d. 1937)   composer, music educator
  Stainer, John (b. 1840 d. 1901)   musicologist, composer
  Stanford, Charles Villiers (b. 1852)   composer, conductor
  Sterling, Antoinette (b. 1850 d. 1904)   contralto
  Strong, Susan (a. 1906)   singer
  Sullivan, Arthur (Seymour) (b. 1842)   author, composer
  Temple, Hope (b. 1859 d. 1938)   songwriter
  Thomas, John Rogers (b. 1830 d. 1896 a. 1849)   baritone, composer
  Thomas, Theodore (Christian Friedrich) (b. 1835 d. 1905)   conductor, musician
  Thomas, William Henry (b. 1848)   piano, organ
  Tours, Berthold (b. 1838 d. 1897)   organ, violin
  Turpin, Edmund (Hart) (b. 1835 d. 1907)   organ, editor
  Twinning, T.V. (a. 1883-1897)   musician, theater proprietor
  Valda, Giulia (b. 1855 d. 1925)   opera singer, operatic singer
  Vrich, John (a. 1895)   composer
  Ward, Genevieve (b. 1838 d. 1882)   actress, singer
  Warwick, Giulia (d. 1904 died: 1904)   soprano, vocals
  Wellings, Joseph Milton (b. 1850 d. 1929)   composer
  White, Maud Valerie (b. 1855 d. 1937)   composer, writer
  Williams, Anna (b. 1845 d. 1924 a. 1872-1891)   soprano
  Williams, Charles Lee (b. 1853 d. 1935)   organ, composer
  Williams, Elizabeth Anne (b. 1850)   poet, composer

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