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Ford, Clifford
Canada's music : an historical survey
Agincourt, Ontario: GLC Publishers Limited, 1982, 278 p.


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  Adaskin, Harry (b. 1901)   violin, broadcaster
  Anderson, William Henry (b. 1882 d. 1955)   composer, choir master
  Anhalt, Istvan (b. 1919)   composer, teacher
  Archer, Violet (b. 1913)   composer, piano
  Ballon, Ellen (b. 1898 d. 1969)   concert pianist
  Barford, Vernon (a. 1928-1929)   conductor
  Baron, Henri (a. 1923-1928)   conductor
  Beaudet, Jean-Marie (b. 1908 d. 1971)   conductor, piano
  Beckwith, John (b. 1927)   composer, critic
  Bell, Leslie Richard (b. 1906 d. 1962)   choir conductor, music educator
  Bernardi, Mario (b. 1930)   conductor, Dirigent
  Blachford, Frank Edward (b. 1879 d. 1957)   violin, teacher
  Blackstone, Milton (b. 1894)   viola, composer
  Brauneis, Jean-Chrysostome (b. 1814 d. 1871)   teacher, organ
  Carter, John (b. 1832 d. 1916)   choir conductor, organ
  Charpentier, Gabriel (b. 1925)   composer, poet
  Ciamaga, Gustave (b. 1930)   composer
  Clarke, Douglas Dean (b. 1893 d. 1962)   conductor, music educator
  Clarke, James Paton (b. 1807 d. 1877)   composer, teacher
  Contant, Alexis [Joseph Pierre Alexis] (b. 1858 d. 1918)   composer, organ
  Coulthard, Jean (b. 1908)   composer
  Crepault, Napoleon (b. 1849 d. 1906)   organ, piano
  De Kresz, Geza (b. 1882)   Geige, violin
  Dela, Maurice (b. 1919 d. 1978)   composer, organ
  Dembeck, John (a. 1935-1975)   viola
  Dessane, Antoine [Marie-Hyppolite-Antoine] (b. 1826 d. 1873 a. 1849-1873)   organ, publisher
  Donalda, Pauline (b. 1882)   sangerinde, soprano
  Drechsler Adamson, Bertha (b. 1848 d. 1924)   violin, teacher
  Dubois, Jean-Baptiste Alphonse (b. 1870 d. 1938)   cello, conductor
  Dufauw, Desire (b. 1885 d. 1960 a. 1940-1958)   music director of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra
  Eckhardt-Gramatte, Sophie-Carmen (b. 1899 d. 1974)   composer, piano
  Ellis, John (b. 1795 d. 1877 a. 1836)   cello, music patron
  Farnam, Walter Lynnwood (b. 1885 d. 1930)   church organist
  Feldbrill, Victor (b. 1924 a. 1943)   conductor, violin
  Fischer, Sarah (b. 1896 d. 1975)   soprano, teacher
  Forrester, Maureen (Katherine Stewart) (b. 1930)   contralto, vocals
  Freedman, Harry (b. 1922)   composer
  Fricker, Herbert Austin (b. 1868 d. 1943)   choir trainer, conductor
  Gagnier, Josephat Jean (b. 1885 d. 1949)   conductor, composer
  Garant, Serge (b. 1929 d. 1986)   composer, conductor
  Gaultier de la Verendrye, Juliette (b. 1888 d. 1972)   mezzo-soprano, violin
  Gauthier, Eva (b. 1885 d. 1958)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Geiger-Torel, Herman (b. 1907 d. 1976)   opera director, administrator
  Goldschmidt, Nicholas (b. 1908)   conductor, administrator
  Guerrero, Alberto Antonio de Garcia y Guerrero (b. 1886 d. 1959)   teacher, piano
  Guttman, Irving (Allen) (b. 1928)   opera director
  Ham, Albert William (b. 1858 d. 1940 a. 1897-1935)   organ, choir conductor
  Hambourg, Boris (b. 1884 d. 1954)   cello
  Hambourg, Jan (b. 1882 d. 1947)   violin, Violine
  Harrison, John W.F. (b. 1847 d. 1935)   organ, conductor
  Heins, Francis Donaldson (Donald) (b. 1878 d. 1949)   violin, viola
  Hersenhoren, Samuel David (b. 1908)   conductor, violin
  Hewlett, William Henry (b. 1873 d. 1940)   teacher, organ
  Holman, George (b. 1814 d. 1888 a. 1864)   founder of the Holman Opera Troupe
  Holman, Sallie (b. 1852 d. 1888)   opera singer
  Horner, Ralph Joseph (b. 1848 d. 1926)   conductor, composer
  Humbert, Stephen (b. 1767 d. 1849)   hymnodist, church musician
  Jehin-Prume, Frantz (b. 1839 d. 1899 a. 1885)   violin, composer
  Joachim, Otto (b. 1910 a. 1949)   composer, viol
  Johnson, Edward (b. 1878 d. 1959)   pianoforte, tenor
  Jordan, Henry K. (b. 1880 d. 1949 a. 1906-1949)   choir conductor
  Kasemets, Udo (b. 1919)   composer, teacher
  Kihl, Viggo Richard (b. 1882 d. 1945)   piano, educator
  Koldofsky, Adolph (b. 1905 d. 1951)   concertmaster, violin
  Laubach, Frank L. (b. 1857 d. 1923)   bandmaster, composer
  Lauder, William Waugh (b. 1858 d. 1911)   piano, lecturer
  Lavallee, Calixa (b. 1842 d. 1891)   composer, piano
  Le Caine, Hugh (b. 1914 d. 1977)   scientist, composer
  Mackenzie, Gisele (b. 1927 a. 1952)   cast, singer
  MacMillan, Ernest (Alexander Campbell) (b. 1893 d. 1973)   conductor, composer
  Mamott, Isaac (b. 1907 d. 1964)   cello, teacher
  Mather, Bruce [James Bruce] (b. 1939)   composer, conductor
  Matton, Roger (b. 1929)   composer
  Mercure, Pierre (b. 1927 d. 1966)   composer
  Molt, Theodore Frederic (b. 1795 d. 1859)   teacher
  Moncrieff, John (James) (b. 1865 d. 1939)   journalist, choir master
  Morawetz, Oskar (b. 1917 a. 1940)   composer, piano
  Morgan, Mary Hope (b. 1862 d. 1936)   soprano, teacher
  Nelsova, Zara (b. 1924)   cello, Soloist: Violoncello
  Pach, Joseph (b. 1928 a. 1964)   violin
  Papineau-Couture, Jean (b. 1916)   composer, teacher
  Parlow, Kathleen Mary (b. 1890 d. 1963)   violin, Violine
  Pedersen, Paul Richard (b. 1935)   administrator, composer
  Pelletier, Wilfrid (b. 1896 d. 1982)   conductor, music educator
  Pentland, Barbara (Lally) (b. 1912)   composer
  Plamondon, Joseph-Marcel Rodolphe (b. 1876 d. 1940 a. 1906-1918)   chanteur, tenor
  Porter, Charles Henry (b. 1856 d. 1929)   organ, choir master
  Ridder, Allard (b. 1887 d. 1966)   conductor, violin
  Ross, Hugh (Cuthbert Melville) (b. 1898 d. 1990)   organ, choir conductor
  Rushworth, F. Holden (a. 1929-1932)   conductor
  Saint-Marcoux, Micheline Coulombe (b. 1938 d. 1985)   composer, teacher
  Schafer, R. Murray [Raymond Murray] (b. 1933)   composer, writer
  Seitz, Ernest Joseph (b. 1892 d. 1978)   piano, teacher
  Simoneau, Leopold (b. 1918)   tenor
  Sippi, Charles Augustus (b. 1844 d. 1906)   music educator, organ
  Sippi, George Buckley (b. 1847 d. 1915)   organ, choir master
  Smith, Leo [Joseph Leo] (b. 1881 d. 1952)   composer, cello
  Somers, Harry (Stuart) (b. 1925)   composer, piano
  Spivak, Elie (b. 1902 d. 1960)   violin, composer
  Stark, Ethel Gertrude (b. 1906)   violin, conductor
  Stewart, Reginald Drysdale (b. 1900 d. 1984)   piano, composer
  Stratas, Teresa (b. 1938)   cast, soprano
  Strombergs, Alfred (b. 1922)   conductor, opera coach
  Sumberg, Harold (b. 1905)   violin, conductor
  Torrington, Frederick Herbert (b. 1837 d. 1917)   organ, piano
  Tremblay, Gilles (Leonce) (b. 1932)   composer
  Tripp, John David Alvin (b. 1867 d. 1945)   piano, teacher
  Truax, Barry Douglas (b. 1947)   composer, researcher in computer music
  Turgeon, Bernard Joseph Romeo Vianney (b. 1932)   baritone, bass
  Turner, Robert Comrie (b. 1920)   composer, radio producer
  Vallerand, Jean (d'Auray) (b. 1915)   composer, critic
  Vezina, Joseph (b. 1849 d. 1924)   organ, choir master
  Vickers, Jon [Jonathan Stewart] (b. 1926)   tenor
  Waddington, Geoffrey (b. 1904 d. 1966)   conductor, violin
  Warburton, Robert James (b. 1908)   viola
  Warren, Samuel Prowse (b. 1841 d. 1915)   piano, composer
  Weil, Max (b. 1869 d. 1952)   conductor, violin
  Weinzweig, John (Jacob) (b. 1913)   composer, teacher
  Welsmann, Frank Squire (b. 1873 d. 1952)   conductor, teacher
  Whitehead, Alfred (Ernest) (b. 1887 d. 1974)   organ, choir master
  Willson, David (b. 1778 d. 1866 a. 1801)   choir conductor
  Winston, Albert Weaver (a. 1920-1923)   bass (instrument), bass

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