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 1956

Thompson, Oscar
International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
7th edition
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1956


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  Adaskin, Harry (b. 1901)   violin, broadcaster
  Albani, Emma Marie Louise Cecile (b. 1847 d. 1930)   interprete, soprano
  Ambrose, Paul (b. 1868 d. 1941)   church organist, composer
  Anger, Joseph Humfrey (b. 1862 d. 1913)   teacher, composer
  Bailly, Louis (b. 1882 d. 1974)   viola, teacher
  Barford, Vernon West (b. 1876 d. 1963)   organ, choir conductor
  Bates, Mona Hazelwood (b. 1889 d. 1971)   piano, teacher
  Battle, Rex (b. 1892 d. 1967)   piano, conductor
  Benjamin, Arthur (Leslie) (b. 1893 d. 1960)   composer, musicisti
  Bird, Arthur H. (b. 1856 d. 1923)   composer, piano
  Blachford, Frank Edward (b. 1879 d. 1957)   violin, teacher
  Blackstone, Milton (b. 1894)   viola, composer
  Bonnet, Joseph Elie Georges Marie (b. 1884 d. 1944)   organ, composer
  Branscombe, Gena (b. 1881 d. 1977)   music educator, composer
  Brant, Henry Dreyfus (b. 1913)   composer
  Broome, William Edward (b. 1868 d. 1932)   conductor, organ
  Burke, Edmund (Arbuckle) (b. 1876 d. 1970)   bass, vocals
  Burrowes, Katherine (b. 1869 d. 1939)   piano, educator
  Carey, Bruce Anderson (b. 1876 d. 1960)   choral director, choral conductor
  Casavant, Claver (b. 1855 d. 1933)   organ builder
  Casavant, Joseph (b. 1807 d. 1874)   organ builder
  Casavant, Samuel (b. 1850 d. 1929)   piano maker
  Chadwick, Berkley E. (b. 1880 d. 1964)   choir conductor
  Champagne, Claude (b. 1891 d. 1965)   composer
  Cherniavsky, Leo (b. 1890 d. 1974)   violin
  Cherniawsky, Jan (b. 1892)   piano
  Cherniawsky, Michail (b. 1893 d. 1982)   cello
  Chittenden, Kate Sara (b. 1856 d. 1949)   organ, piano
  Cigna, Gina (b. 1900)   interprete, soprano
  Clarke, Douglas Dean (b. 1893 d. 1962)   conductor, music educator
  Clarke, Hugh Archibald (b. 1839 d. 1927)   conductor, music educator
  Clarke, James Paton (b. 1807 d. 1877)   composer, teacher
  Collingwood, Arthur (b. 1880 d. 1952)   music educator, conductor
  Couture, Guillaume (b. 1851 d. 1915)   composer, organ
  Cowles, Eugene Chase (b. 1860 d. 1948)   actor, bass
  Cringan, Alexander Thom (b. 1860 d. 1931)   administrator, conductor
  De Kresz, Geza (b. 1882)   Geige, violin
  Defauw, Desire (b. 1885 d. 1960)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Dett, Robert Nathaniel (Farbiger) (b. 1882 d. 1943)   composer, teacher
  Diggle, Roland (b. 1885 d. 1954)   organ, choir master
  Donalda, Pauline (b. 1882)   sangerinde, soprano
  Dubois, Jean-Baptiste Alphonse (b. 1870 d. 1938)   cello, conductor
  Dunkley, Ferdinand Luis (b. 1869 d. 1956)   organ, composer
  Durno, Jeannette (b. 1876 d. 1964)   piano, teacher
  Dusseau, Jeanne (b. 1893)   soprano
  Easton, Florence Gertrude (b. 1884 d. 1955)   cast, soprano
  Edvina, Louise [Marie Louise Lucienne Juliette] (b. 1878 d. 1948)   cast, soprano
  Egerton, Arthur Henry (b. 1891 d. 1957)   organ, choir master
  Fairclough, George Herbert (b. 1869 d. 1954)   church organist, composer
  Farnam, Walter Lynnwood (b. 1885 d. 1930)   church organist
  Ferrari-Fontana, Edoardo (b. 1878 d. 1936)   tenor, teacher
  Fisher, Edward (b. 1848 d. 1913 a. 1887-1891)   administrator, organ
  Forsyth, Wesley Octavius (b. 1863 d. 1937)   piano, composer
  Fricker, Herbert Austin (b. 1868 d. 1943)   choir trainer, conductor
  Friedheim, Arthur (b. 1859 d. 1932)   Dirigent, Klavier
  Gaultier de la Verendrye, Juliette (b. 1888 d. 1972)   mezzo-soprano, violin
  Gauthier, Eva (b. 1885 d. 1958)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Gerville-Reache, Jeanne (b. 1882 d. 1915)  
  Gibbon, John Murray (b. 1875 d. 1952)   songwriter, publisher
  Gooderham, Albert Edward (b. 1861 d. 1935)   financier, soldier
  Gordon, Jeanne (b. 1893 d. 1952)   contralto
  Goss, John (b. 1894 d. 1953)   baritone
  Grant-Schaefer, George Alfred (b. 1872 d. 1939 a. 1896)   composer, organ
  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
  Hambourg, Michael (b. 1855 d. 1916)   piano, educator
  Hampshire, Cyril (b. 1900 d. 1963)   piano, organ
  Harris, Frederick (b. 1866 d. 1945)   composer, publisher
  Harriss, Charles (Albert Edwin) (b. 1862 d. 1929 a. 1910)   composer, impresario
  Hasselmans, Louis (b. 1878 d. 1957 a. 1917)   conductor, violoncelliste
  Hayden, Philip Cady (b. 1854 d. 1925)   conductor, music educator
  Heather, Alfred (b. 1876 d. 1932)   tenor, teacher
  Heins, Francis Donaldson (Donald) (b. 1878 d. 1949)   violin, viola
  Hesselberg, Edouard Gregory (b. 1870 d. 1935 a. 1921)   piano, composer
  Hewlett, William Henry (b. 1873 d. 1940)   teacher, organ
  Hodgson, Leslie (b. 1889)   piano
  Howard, Kathleen (b. 1880 d. 1956)   contralto, Sanger
  Ingram, Frances (b. 1888)   contralto
  Jacchia, Agide (b. 1875 d. 1932)   ~i [=?], conductor
  Jalowetz, Heinrich (b. 1882 d. 1946)   conductor, Dirigent
  Jehin-Prume, Frantz (b. 1839 d. 1899 a. 1885)   violin, composer
  Jessner, Irene (b. 1908)   soprano, vocals
  Johnson, Edward (b. 1878 d. 1959)   pianoforte, tenor
  Jones, Glyndwr Thomas (b. 1901)   singer, teacher of singing
  Jordan, Albert David (b. 1877 d. 1932)   organ, conductor
  Jordan, Henri Kew (b. 1880 d. 1949)   choir conductor, organ
  Kaufmann, Walter (b. 1907 d. 1984 a. 1948-1957)   musicologist, conductor
  Kennedy, David (b. 1825 d. 1886)   double bass, guitar
  Kerr, Muriel (b. 1911 d. 1963)   piano, teacher
  Kihl, Viggo Richard (b. 1882 d. 1945)   piano, educator
  Kunits, Luigi [Ludwig Paul Maria] (b. 1870 d. 1931)   conductor, violin
  La Liberte, Alfred (b. 1882 d. 1952)   piano, composer
  Laberge, Bernard R. (b. 1891 d. 1951)   impresario, organ
  Lamont, Forrest (b. 1881 d. 1937)   tenor
  Lavallee, Calixa (b. 1842 d. 1891)   composer, piano
  Lemont, Cedric Wilmot (b. 1879 d. 1954)   organ, composer
  Levey, James (b. 1887 d. 1955)   violin, teacher
  Longfield, Jesse Arthur (b. 1878 d. 1939 a. 1897)   piano, organ
  Lord, Frederic (b. 1886 d. 1945)   choral director, teacher
  Lucas, Clarence Reynolds (b. 1866 d. 1947)   composer, conductor
  MacMillan, Ernest (Alexander Campbell) (b. 1893 d. 1973)   conductor, composer
  Manning, Edward Betts (b. 1874 d. 1948)   violin, composer
  Mathieson, George Simpson (b. 1873 d. 1951)   organizational pioneer
  McInnes, James Campbell (b. 1874 d. 1945)   baritone
  McPhee, Colin (Carhart) (b. 1900 d. 1964)   composer, ethnomusicologist
  Noyes, Edward Hibbard (b. 1867 d. 1923)   piano, organ
  Parkhurst, Edwin Rodie (b. 1848 d. 1924)   music critic, drama critic
  Parlow, Kathleen Mary (b. 1890 d. 1963)   violin, Violine
  Pelletier, Frederic (b. 1870 d. 1944)   choir master, critic
  Pelletier, Romain Octave (b. 1844 d. 1927)   organ, piano
  Pelletier, Wilfrid (b. 1896 d. 1982)   conductor, music educator
  Perrin, Harry Crane (b. 1865 d. 1953)   administrator, composer
  Powell, Lloyd Ioan (b. 1888 d. 1975)   piano, teacher
  Read, Angelo McCallum (b. 1854 d. 1926)   teacher, composer
  Ridder, Allard (b. 1887 d. 1966)   conductor, violin
  Robb, Harvey Alexander (b. 1888 d. 1957)   choir conductor, administrator
  Ross, Hugh (Cuthbert Melville) (b. 1898 d. 1990)   organ, choir conductor
  Russell, Henry (b. 1812 d. 1900)   composer, piano
  Schilling, Gustav (b. 1805 d. 1880)   musicographer, editor
  Smith, Leo [Joseph Leo] (b. 1881 d. 1952)   composer, cello
  Spivak, Elie (b. 1902 d. 1960)   violin, composer
  Stares, Henry Albert (b. 1872 d. 1939)   composer
  Stewart, Reginald Drysdale (b. 1900 d. 1984)   piano, composer
  Strang, Gerald (b. 1908)   composer
  Susskind, Walter [Jan Walter] (b. 1918 d. 1980)   composer, conductor
  Thomas, Thomas Ap (b. 1829 d. 1913)   harp
  Torrington, Frederick Herbert (b. 1837 d. 1917)   organ, piano
  Vogt, Augustus Stephen (b. 1861 d. 1926)   organ, conductor
  Warren, Samuel Prowse (b. 1841 d. 1915)   piano, composer
  Watkin-Mills, Robert (b. 1849 d. 1930)   bass-baritone
  Wells, Paul (b. 1888 d. 1927)   piano, teacher
  Welsmann, Frank Squire (b. 1873 d. 1952)   conductor, teacher
  Wheeldon, Herbert Arthur (b. 1864 d. 1923)   organ, composer
  Whitehead, Alfred (Ernest) (b. 1887 d. 1974)   organ, choir master
  Wilks, Norman (b. 1885 d. 1944)   piano, teacher
  Willan, Healey [James Healey] (b. 1880 d. 1968)   composer, teacher
  Wodell, Frederick William (b. 1859 d. 1938)   composer, choir master

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