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Kallmann, H.A.
History of Music in Canada, 1534-1974.
Toronto: Toronto University Press, 1960


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  Albani, Emma Marie Louise Cecile (b. 1847 d. 1930)   interprete, soprano
  Aldous, John Edmond Paul (b. 1853 d. 1934)   organ, composer
  Ambrose, Paul (b. 1868 d. 1941)   church organist, composer
  Anderson, William Henry (b. 1882 d. 1955)   composer, choir master
  Andre, Louys (b. 1631 d. 1715)   composer
  Andrews, William (b. CAD2>)   organ
  Angelis (a. 19th century )   choir conductor
  Anger, Joseph Humfrey (b. 1862 d. 1913)   teacher, composer
  Applebaum, Louis (b. 1918)   composer
  Archer, Violet (b. 1913)   composer, piano
  Argenson, Charles Voyer de Poligny (a. 18th century )   composer
  Arlidge, J. Churchill (b. 1849 d. 1913)   flute
  Aubin, Aime Nicolas Napoleon (b. 1812 d. 1890)   conductor, composer
  Auge, Francois (a. 17th century )   performer
  Auria, Francesco (Mariano) (b. 1841 d. 1913)   conductor, composer
  Bagnall, John (b. 1828 d. 1885)   music director, piano maker
  Baker, Dalton (b. 1879 d. 1970)   baritone, teacher
  Balagny, Louise   singer
  Ballon, Ellen (b. 1898 d. 1969)   concert pianist
  Barbeau, Charles Marius (b. 1883 d. 1969)   anthropologist, ethnomusicologist
  Barford, Vernon West (b. 1876 d. 1963)   organ, choir conductor
  Bayley, John (b. 1847 d. 1910)   conductor
  Bayley, John (d. 1871 a. 1858-1860)   conductor, bandmaster
  Bearder, John William (b. 1873 d. 1958)   organ, composer
  Bell, William (a. 1864)   piano maker, organ builder
  Benoit, Francois (b. CAD2>)   choir conductor
  Birch, John Edgar (b. 1854 d. 1931)   organ, conductor
  Bird, Arthur H. (b. 1856 d. 1923)   composer, piano
  Birks, W.J. (b. CAD2>)   choir conductor
  Black, John (b. 1817 d. 1871)   composer
  Bley, M. (b. CAD2>)   violin
  Brewer, J. (b. CAD2>)   conductor
  Brodeur, Eusebe (b. CAD2>)   organ builder
  Bulkeley, Richard (b. 1717 d. 1800)   British Army officer, amateur organist
  Burke, Edmund (Arbuckle) (b. 1876 d. 1970)   bass, vocals
  Burrowes, Katherine (b. 1869 d. 1939)   piano, educator
  Bushby, Arthur Thomas (b. 1835 d. 1875)   amateur musician, composer
  Cadwallader   teacher, organ
  Campbell, Colin (b. CAD2>)   publisher
  Carey, Bruce Anderson (b. 1876 d. 1960)   choral director, choral conductor
  Carter, John (b. 1832 d. 1916)   choir conductor, organ
  Casavant, Claver (b. 1855 d. 1933)   organ builder
  Casavant, Joseph (b. 1807 d. 1874)   organ builder
  Casavant, Samuel (b. 1850 d. 1929)   piano maker
  Casseres, Louis G. (b. CAD2>)   teacher
  Chamberland, Albert (b. 1886 d. 1975)   violin, conductor
  Chambers, Coote Mulloy (b. 1830 d. 1888)   accountant, cornet
  Champagne (b. CAD2>)   organ
  Champagne, Claude (b. 1891 d. 1965)   composer
  Chartier, Eugene (b. 1893 d. 1963)   violin, viola
  Chatillon, Octave Hardy (b. 1831 d. 1906)   violin, piano
  Chittenden, Kate Sara (b. 1856 d. 1949)   organ, piano
  Clappe, Arthur A. (b. 1850 d. 1920)   bandmaster, composer
  Clarke, Herbert (Lincoln) (b. 1867)   cornet, bandmaster
  Clarke, Hugh Archibald (b. 1839 d. 1927)   conductor, music educator
  Clench, Nora [Esther Leonora] (b. 1867 d. 1938)   violin
  Clerk-Jeanotte, Albert (b. 1881 d. 1945)   tenor, teacher
  Coates, Richard (b. 1778 d. 1868)   bandmaster, teacher
  Codman, Stephen (b. 1796 d. 1852)   organ
  Corell, Ludwig (b. CAD2>)   performer
  Coron, Charles Francois (b. 1704 d. 1767)   organ, tailor
  Corry, Arthur (b. CAD2>)   teacher
  Cory, Daniel (b. CAD2>)   teacher
  Coulthard, Jean (b. 1908)   composer
  Coulthard, Jean Blake Robinson (b. 1882 d. 1933)   piano, teacher
  Coutts, George James (b. 1888 d. 1962)   organ, piano
  Couture, Guillaume (b. 1851 d. 1915)   composer, organ
  Crepault, Napoleon (b. 1849 d. 1906)   organ, piano
  Cringan, Alexander Thom (b. 1860 d. 1931)   administrator, conductor
  Crozier, St-George Le Poirier (b. 1814 d. 1892)   teacher, conductor
  Cunnabel, Jacob S. (a. 19th century )   writer
  Dansereau, Alphonse (d. 1918)   violin
  Daule, Jean-Denis (b. 1765 d. 1852)   teacher, composer
  De Seve, Alfred (b. 1860 d. 1928)   violin, teacher
  Dean, Harry (b. 1879 d. 1955)   teacher, organ
  Dessane, Marie-Hippolyte Antonin [Antoine] (b. 1826 d. 1873)   organ, piano
  Dett, Robert Nathaniel (Farbiger) (b. 1882 d. 1943)   composer, teacher
  Dichmount, William (b. 1882 d. 1943)   piano, organ
  Dixon, H. (b. CAD2>)   composer
  Doan, Amos (b. CAD2>)   teacher, choir conductor
  Doan, Jesse (b. CAD2>)   bandmaster, clarinet
  Doane, Arnold (b. CAD2>)   performer
  Doering, Ernest (b. 1868)   cello
  Donalda, Pauline (b. 1882)   sangerinde, soprano
  Doyle, Joseph Nevin (d. 1916)   journalist, organ
  Dubois, Jean-Baptiste Alphonse (b. 1870 d. 1938)   cello, conductor
  Ducharme, Dominique (b. 1840 d. 1899)   piano, organ
  Dugal, Ephrem (b. 1835 d. 1905)   choir master
  Dumouchel, Leandre Arthur (b. 1841 d. 1919)   organ, teacher
  Durno, Jeannette (b. 1876 d. 1964)   piano, teacher
  Dyke, Frederick William (b. 1865 d. 1928)   organ, cello
  Dyke, George John (b. 1864 d. 1940)   violin, conductor
  Easton, Florence Gertrude (b. 1884 d. 1955)   cast, soprano
  Ecuyer, Charles (b. 1758 d. 1820)   priest, choir master
  Edvina, Louise [Marie Louise Lucienne Juliette] (b. 1878 d. 1948)   cast, soprano
  Ellis, John (b. 1795 d. 1877 a. 1836)   cello, music patron
  Erith, W.T. (b. CAD2>)   piano teacher, teacher of singing
  Evans (a. 18th century )   organ
  Ewing, Alexander (b. 1830 d. 1895)   amateur composer
  Fairclough, George Herbert (b. 1869 d. 1954)   church organist, composer
  Farnam, Walter Lynnwood (b. 1885 d. 1930)   church organist
  Farrugia, Gaetano Francesco (b. CAD2>)   piano, composer
  Fay, Auguste (b. CAD2>)   organ builder
  Feuillon, Michel (a. 17th century )   organ
  Field, Harry Marshall (b. 1862 d. 1945)   piano, composer
  Fischer, Sarah (b. 1896 d. 1975)   soprano, teacher
  Fisher, Arthur Elwell (b. 1848 d. 1912)   music educator, composer
  Fletcher, Herbert M. (b. 1863 d. 1947)   choir conductor, singer
  Fontaine, L.J. Oscar (b. 1878 d. 1950)   composer, organ
  Ford, James (a. 20th century )   choir conductor
  Forsyth, Wesley Octavius (b. 1863 d. 1937)   piano, composer
  Fortier, Achille (b. 1864 d. 1939)   composer, teacher
  Fowler, Joseph A. (b. 1845 d. 1917)   organ, choir master
  Fowler, R.J. (a. 1841)   organ, composer
  Fox, John C. (a. 1860-1862 active: 1862)   piano maker
  Fricker, Herbert Austin (b. 1868 d. 1943)   choir trainer, conductor
  Fripp, H.R. (b. CAD2>)   teacher
  Gagnier, Josephat Jean (b. 1885 d. 1949)   conductor, composer
  Gagnon, Blanche (b. 1885)   composer
  Gagnon, Frederic Ernest Amedee (b. 1834 d. 1915)   organ, historian
  Gagnon, Gustave Adolphe Mathurin (b. 1842 d. 1930)   organ, teacher
  Gagnon, Henri [Charles Edouard Gustave Henri] (b. 1887 d. 1961)   organ, composer
  Gauthier, Eva (b. 1885 d. 1958)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Gibbon, John Murray (b. 1875 d. 1952)   songwriter, publisher
  Gilkison, Margaret (b. CAD2>)   organ, piano
  Glackemeyer, Frederic Henri (b. 1751 d. 1836)   string instrument, music seller
  Glackemeyer, Louis-Edouard (b. 1793 d. 1881)   notary, flute
  Godfrey, Henry Herbert (b. 1858 d. 1908)   songwriter, businessman
  Gould, Joseph (b. 1833 d. 1913)   businessman, choral director
  Goulet, Jean Antoine Joseph (b. 1877 d. 1965)   violin, conductor
  Goulet, Joseph-Jean (b. 1870 d. 1951)   violin, conductor
  Graham, John D. (b. CAD2>)   bandmaster
  Grant-Schaefer, George Alfred (b. 1872 d. 1939 a. 1896)   composer, organ
  Greenleaf, Elisabeth Bristol (a. 20th century )   folksong collector
  Griebel, Ferdinand (b. 1818 d. 1858)   violin
  Halls, R.G. (b. CAD2>)   composer
  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
  Hardy, Edmond (b. 1854 d. 1943)   bandmaster, administrator
  Harris, Charles Lewis Matthew (b. 1863 d. 1925)   conductor, organ
  Harrison, John W.F. (b. 1847 d. 1935)   organ, conductor
  Harrison, Susie [Susan Frances] (b. 1859 d. 1935)   piano, poet
  Harriss, Charles (Albert Edwin) (b. 1862 d. 1929 a. 1910)   composer, impresario
  Haslam, William Elliott (b. 1851 d. 1915)   teacher of singing, choir conductor
  Hasselmans, Louis (b. 1878 d. 1957 a. 1917)   conductor, violoncelliste
  Hayden, Philip Cady (b. 1854 d. 1925)   conductor, music educator
  Heins, Francis Donaldson (Donald) (b. 1878 d. 1949)   violin, viola
  Heintzman, Theodore August (b. 1817 d. 1899 a. 1860)   piano maker
  Hesselberg, Edouard Gregory (b. 1870 d. 1935 a. 1921)   piano, composer
  Hewlett, William Henry (b. 1873 d. 1940)   teacher, organ
  Hicks, George (a. 20th century )   choir conductor
  Hicks, Gideon (b. 1868 d. 1958)   bass-baritone, teacher
  Hilton, Edward (b. CAD2>)   conductor
  Hone, Jules (b. 1833 d. 1913)   violin, teacher
  Howard, Kathleen (b. 1880 d. 1956)   contralto, Sanger
  Hughes (b. CAD2>)   bandmaster
  Humbert, Stephen (b. 1767 d. 1849)   hymnodist, church musician
  Humphreys, James Dodsley (b. 1811 d. 1877)   tenor, teacher
  Hunter, Jean (a. 20th century )   performer
  Hutton, Charles Warrington (b. 1861 d. 1949)   organ, music director
  Illsley, Percival John (b. 1865 d. 1924 a. 1890)   organ, choir conductor
  Jacchia, Agide (b. 1875 d. 1932)   ~i [=?], conductor
  Jacobsen, Henri (b. CAD2>)   performer
  Jeffers, Thomas Charles (b. 1860 d. 1932)   teacher, choir conductor
  Jehin-Prume, Frantz (b. 1839 d. 1899 a. 1885)   violin, composer
  Jenkins, Frank Maurice Stinson (b. 1859 d. 1930)   conductor, choir conductor
  Johnson, Edward (b. 1878 d. 1959)   pianoforte, tenor
  Jolliet, Louis (b. 1645 d. 1700)   explorer, hydrographer
  Jordan, Henri Kew (b. 1880 d. 1949)   choir conductor, organ
  Kallmann, Helmut Max (b. 1922)   musicologist, librarian
  Karn, Dennis Weston (b. 1843 d. 1916)   organ builder, piano maker
  Kastner (b. CAD2>)   bandmaster
  Kihl, Viggo Richard (b. 1882 d. 1945)   piano, educator
  Klingenfeld, Heinrich (b. 1856)   violin, conductor
  Kramer, Alex Charles (b. 1903)   composer, lyricist
  Kunits, Luigi [Ludwig Paul Maria] (b. 1870 d. 1931)   conductor, violin
  La Liberte, Alfred (b. 1882 d. 1952)   piano, composer
  La Palme, Beatrice [Beatrix] (Marie Alice Beatrix) (b. 1878 d. 1921)   teacher, singer
  Labelle, Charles (b. 1849 d. 1902)   organ, composer
  Labelle, Gustave (b. 1878 d. 1929)   cello, composer
  Labelle, Jean-Baptiste (b. 1828 d. 1898)   organ, piano
  Lagace, Pierre-Minier (b. 1830 d. 1884)   priest, music educator
  Lamont, Forrest (b. 1881 d. 1937)   tenor
  Lamontagne, Charles-Onesime (b. 1865 d. 1957)   baritone, impresario
  Lamoureux, Alfred (b. 1876 d. 1954)   composer, organ
  Lapierre, Eugene (b. 1899 d. 1970)   organ, teacher
  Larue, Francois Alexandre Hubert (b. 1833 d. 1881)   folksong collector
  Laubach, Ludwig Franklin (Frank) (b. 1857 d. 1923)   bandmaster, composer
  Lauder, William Waugh (b. 1858 d. 1911)   piano, lecturer
  Laurendeau, Louis Phillipe (b. 1861 d. 1916)   composer, writer
  Lavallee, Augustin Paquet (b. 1816 d. 1903)   luthier, bandmaster
  Lavallee, Calixa (b. 1842 d. 1891)   composer, piano
  Lavallee-Smith, Louis Alphonse (b. 1873 d. 1912)   organ, teacher
  Lavigne, Arthur Tessier [Jean Moise Arthur Tessier] (b. 1845 d. 1925)   violin, publisher
  Lavigne, Ernest (b. 1851 d. 1909)   composer
  Lavigueur, Celestin (b. 1830 d. 1885)   violin, composer
  Lemon, Laura Gertrude (b. 1866 d. 1924)   composer, piano
  Lemont, Cedric Wilmot (b. 1879 d. 1954)   organ, composer
  Letondal, Arthur John (b. 1869 d. 1956)   piano, organ
  Letondal, Paul (b. 1831 d. 1894)   piano, organ
  Levasseur, Louis-Zephirin Nazaire (b. 1848 d. 1927)   historian, organ
  Lichtenstein, Clara (b. 1860 d. 1946)   piano, piano teacher
  Littlehales, Thomas (b. 1843)   music patron
  Logan, John Daniel (b. 1869 d. 1929)   writer on music
  Lucas, Clarence Reynolds (b. 1866 d. 1947)   composer, conductor
  Lyonnais, Joseph (b. 1821 d. 1889)   violin maker, instrumentalist
  Lyonnais, Pierre-Olivier (b. 1798 d. 1860)   string instrument maker
  MacMillan, Ernest (Alexander Campbell) (b. 1893 d. 1973)   conductor, composer
  Manning, Edward Betts (b. 1874 d. 1948)   violin, composer
  Martin, Charles-Amador (b. 1648 d. 1711)   priest, musician
  Massicotte, Edouard-Zotique (b. 1867 d. 1947)   folklorist, historian
  Mathieu, Joseph Rodolphe (b. 1890 d. 1962)   teacher, piano teacher
  Maxwell (b. CAD2>)   violin
  Mazurette, Salomon (b. 1847 d. 1910)   piano, composer
  McCaul, John (b. 1807 d. 1886)   music educator, theologian
  McTaggart, John (b. 1873 d. 1953)   composer, teacher
  Mechtler, Guillaume Joseph (b. 1763 d. 1833)   organ, teacher
  Medley, John (b. 1804 d. 1892)   clergyman, choir master
  Meighen, Frank Stephen (b. 1870 d. 1946)   businessman, patron of the arts
  Menard, Rene (b. 1605 d. 1661)   priest, missionary
  Mills, Frederick William (a. 1865-1872)   organ, composer
  Montgomery, William Augustus (b. 1872 d. 1948)   cast, organ
  Morgan, Mary Hope (b. 1862 d. 1936)   soprano, teacher
  Morin, Leopold [Leo-Pol] (b. 1892 d. 1941)   cello, conductor
  Muir, Alexander (b. 1830 d. 1906)   songwriter, music educator
  Nicolai, Fred (a. 20th century )   performer
  Nordheimer, Abraham (b. 1816 d. 1862 a. 1844-1868)   music seller
  Nordheimer, Albert (b. 1850 d. 1938)   music seller, publisher
  Nordheimer, Samuel (b. 1824 d. 1912 a. 1844)   music seller, publisher
  Papineau-Couture, Jean (b. 1916)   composer, teacher
  Pare, Adelard-Alfred-Etienne (b. 1829 d. 1916)   violin, baritone
  Parlow, Kathleen Mary (b. 1890 d. 1963)   violin, Violine
  Paul, Damis (b. 1827 d. 1913)   organ, piano
  Pelletier, Frederic (b. 1870 d. 1944)   choir master, critic
  Pelletier, Wilfrid (b. 1896 d. 1982)   conductor, music educator
  Pentland, Barbara (Lally) (b. 1912)   composer
  Perrault, Joseph-Julien (b. 1826 d. 1866)   choir master, composer
  Perrin, Harry Crane (b. 1865 d. 1953)   administrator, composer
  Plamondon, Joseph-Marcel Rodolphe (b. 1876 d. 1940 a. 1906-1918)   chanteur, tenor
  Porter, Charles Henry (b. 1856 d. 1929)   organ, choir master
  Porter, Samuel (d. 1895)   organ, choir master
  Quesnel, Joseph [Louis Joseph Marie] (b. 1746 d. 1809)   composer, playwright
  Read, Angelo McCallum (b. 1854 d. 1926)   teacher, composer
  Reed, William (b. 1859 d. 1945)   organ, choir master
  Renaud, Arthur (b. 1851 d. 1934)   teacher, choir master
  Renaud, Emiliano (b. 1875 d. 1932)   piano, composer
  Reyner, Horace Waters (b. 1866 d. 1912)   organ, choir conductor
  Ridout, Godfrey (b. 1918 d. 1984)   composer
  Roberts, Roland (a. 20th century )   performer
  Ross, George (b. 1875 d. 1967 a. 1910-1950)   organ, teacher
  Roy, Phileas Alphonse (b. 1857 d. 1939)   organ, piano
  Rubes, Jan (Ladislav) (b. 1920)   bass, actor
  Sabatier, Charles Desire Joseph Wughk (b. 1820 d. 1862)   piano, composer
  Saint-Luke, John (b. CAD2>)   choir conductor, producer
  Sanders, J. Herbert (b. 1878 d. 1938)   organ, choir conductor
  Sapir, Edward (b. 1884 d. 1939)   folksong collector
  Sauvageau, Benjamin (b. CAD2>)   conductor, clarinet
  Sauvageau, Narcisse Louis Charles (b. 1804 d. 1894)   teacher, conductor
  Schaffer (b. CAD2>)   conductor
  Schilling, Gustav (b. 1805 d. 1880)   musicographer, editor
  Schneider, Eugene (b. 1882)   viola
  Schott, Adam Joseph (b. 1794 d. 1864 a. 1844-1856)   bandmaster, publisher
  Seeley, William (b. CAD2>)   organ, organ builder
  Selby (a. 19th century )  
  Sharland, Joseph Bennett (b. 1837 d. 1909)   choir master, teacher
  Shrimpton, Charles (a. 20th century )   lyricist
  Singer, Jacques (b. 1920 d. 1980)   maestro, violin
  Sippi, Charles Augustus (b. 1844 d. 1906)   music educator, organ
  Sippi, George Buckley (b. 1847 d. 1915)   organ, choir master
  Skolovsky, Zadel (b. 1926)   piano
  Smith, Frank Converse (a. 20th century )   performer
  Smith, Gustave (b. 1826 d. 1896)   teacher, organ
  Smith, Leo [Joseph Leo] (b. 1881 d. 1952)   composer, cello
  Smith, Peter (a. 19th century )   teacher
  Stares, Henry Albert (b. 1872 d. 1939)   composer
  Stephan, Gustav (a. 20th century )   conductor
  Strathy, George William (b. 1818 d. 1890)   teacher, piano
  Stuchbury, Howard (a. 20th century )   choir conductor, singer
  Tanguay, Georges-Emile (b. 1893 d. 1964)   composer, organ
  Tasse, Albert (b. 1879 d. 1951)   violin
  Telgmann, Oscar Ferdinand (b. 1855 d. 1946)   conductor, music educator
  Torrington, Frederick Herbert (b. 1837 d. 1917)   organ, piano
  Toulinguet, Marie (b. 1867 d. 1935)   soprano
  Tremblay, George (Amadee) (b. 1911 d. 1982)   composer, piano
  Tremblay, Pierre-Joseph Amedee (b. 1876 d. 1949)   organ, composer
  Tripp, John David Alvin (b. 1867 d. 1945)   piano, teacher
  Vallerand, Jean (d'Auray) (b. 1915)   composer, critic
  Vezina, Joseph (b. 1849 d. 1924)   organ, choir master
  Vogeler, Francis (a. 1788-1830)   music seller, instrument importer
  Vogt, Augustus Stephen (b. 1861 d. 1926)   organ, conductor
  Warner, Viere (a. 18th century )   choir conductor, organ
  Warren, Samuel Prowse (b. 1841 d. 1915)   piano, composer
  Warren, Samuel Russell (b. 1809 d. 1882 a. 1826-1848)   organ builder, piano maker
  Warren, W.H. (a. 1840s)   composer
  Warren, William (d. 1856)   organ, compiler of sacred music
  Weinzweig, John (Jacob) (b. 1913)   composer, teacher
  Weisbecker (a. 19th century )   conductor, bandmaster
  Well, Max (b. 1869 d. 1952 a. 1892-1914)   conductor, composer
  Welsmann, Frank Squire (b. 1873 d. 1952)   conductor, teacher
  Wentzel, Ferdinand (a. 19th century )   folksong collector
  Whitehead, Alfred (Ernest) (b. 1887 d. 1974)   organ, choir master
  Wichtendahl, Theodoric (a. 19th century )   choir conductor
  Willan, Healey [James Healey] (b. 1880 d. 1968)   composer, teacher
  Wilson, Thomas (a. 19th century )   violin
  Zeller, Noah (b. 1852 d. 1914)   bandmaster, teacher
  Zoellner, Theodor [Herman Theodor] (b. 1854 d. 1922)   conductor, teacher

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