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 1976

Composers

p. 273 In:
Higginson, J. Vincent
Handbook for American catholic hymnals
Springfield, Ohio: Hymn Society of America, 1976


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  Adam, Adolphe Charles (b. 1803 a. 19th century )   composer, compositore
  Aiblinger, Johann Kaspar (b. 1779 d. 1867)   composer, compositore
  Aitken, John (b. 1745 d. 1831)   metalsmith, music engraver
  Alexander, E.C.  
  Andriessen, Hendrik (b. 1892 d. 1981 a. 1949-1957)   composer, organ
  B.M.J.  
  B.S.  
  Bach, Johann Christoph (b. 1643 d. 1703)   Musiker
  Bach, Johann Sebastian (b. 1685)   composer, compositeur
  Bainbridge, Leslie  
  Baker, A.E. (d. 1945 a. 1882-1935)   organ
  Baring Gould, Sabine (b. 1834 d. 1924)   clergyman, lyricist
  Barker, Elizabeth (b. 1829 d. 1916)   composer
  Barlocher, M.  
  Barnby, Joseph (b. 1838 d. 1896)   conductor, composer
  Baumker, Wilhelm (b. 1842 d. 1905)   music historian
  Becker, Wilhlem  
  Benz, Johann Baptist (b. 1807 d. 1890 a. 1846-1878)   organ, composer
  Berge, Louis  
  Biggs, Richard Keys (b. 1886 d. 1962)   organ
  Birtchnell, Frank N.  
  Bn.  
  Bockley, John (b. 1801 d. 1882)  
  Bone, Heinrich (b. 1813 d. 1893)  
  Bonitus  
  Bonvin, Ludwig (b. 1850 d. 1939)   clergyman, musician
  Bourgeois, Loys (b. -1515 d. 1560)   composer, theorist
  Bowen, J.C.  
  Bradley, A.D.  
  Bragers, Achille (b. 1887 d. 1955)  
  Braun, Johann Georg Franz (b. 1630 d. 1675)   composer
  Bray, E.M.  
  Brown, Moir  
  Browne, Johann Ludwig (b. 1866 d. 1933)   conductor, composer
  Bruce, C.F.  
  Bruning, Eliseus (b. 1892 d. 1958)   musicologist, composer
  Buhler, Franz (b. 1760 d. 1824)   cathedral music director, composer
  Calkin, John Baptiste (b. 1827 d. 1905)   composer, organ
  Calvisius, Sethus (b. 1556 d. 1615)   theorist, composer
  Campion, Thomas (d. 1619)   librettista, poet
  Campra, Andre (b. 1660 d. 1744)   composer
  Capes, John Moore (d. 1889)   composer, writer
  Carli, Georg Caspar (d. 1803)  
  Carr, Benjamin (b. 1768 d. 1831)   publisher, composer
  Cherubim, Mary Schaefer (b. 1886)   composer
  Cherubini, Luigi (Carlo Zanobi Salvadore Maria) (b. 1760 d. 1842)   ballerina, composer
  Clarke, Jeremiah (b. 1674 d. 1707)   composer, organ
  Clifton, W.J.  
  Cobb, Gerard Francis (b. 1838 d. 1904)   composer, musician
  Coleraine, Hugh Hare (b. 1606 d. 1667)  
  Cornell, John Henry (b. 1828 d. 1894)   organ, composer
  Corner, David Gregor (b. 1585 d. 1648)   theologian, hymnologist
  Croft, William (b. 1677 d. 1727)   composer
  Crookall, J.  
  Cross, Paul  
  Cruger, Johannes (b. 1598 d. 1662)   composer, theorist
  Cull, A.  
  Currie, Edward  
  Curry, James B. (d. 1932)  
  Damme, P.J. Kan (b. 1832 d. 1898)   composer
  Dauges, Pierre (b. 1794 d. 1849)  
  David, John Baptist (b. 1761 d. 1841)  
  Decius, Nikolaus (b. 1485 d. 1546)   Kantor, composer
  Dobbelstein, O. Praem (b. 1878 d. 1948)  
  Dobici, Lorenzo  
  Dowland, John (b. 1563 d. ?)   composer, lutenist
  Dressler, Louis Raphael (b. 1861 d. 1932)   organ, choir conductor
  Duguet, Dieudonne (b. 1794 d. 1894)   organ, composer
  Dykes, John Bacchus (b. 1823 d. 1876)   composer, musician
  East, Thomas (d. 1609 died: 1608)   music printer, Soloist: Gesang
  Ebeling, Johann Georg (b. 1637 d. 1676)   composer, teacher
  Elgar, Edward (William) (b. 1857)   composer, compositore
  Elvey, George (Job) (b. 1816 d. 1893)   organ, composer
  Erskine, C.  
  Ett, Kaspar (b. 1788)   Komponist
  Evans, Daniel (b. 1792 d. 1846)  
  Ewing, Alexander (b. 1830 d. 1895)   amateur composer
  Filitz, Friedrich (b. 1804 d. 1876)  
  Formby, Henry (b. 1816 d. 1884 a. 1849-1853)   writer
  Franck, Johann Wolfgang (b. 1641 d. 1710)   composer, Arzt
  Frey, Emil (d. 1946)   interprete, Klavier
  Freylinghausen, Johann Anastasius (b. 1670 d. 1739)   theologian
  Fritsch, Ahasverus (b. 1629 d. 1701)  
  Ganss, Henry George (b. 1858 d. 1913)   clergyman, composer
  Gardiner, William (b. 1770 d. 1853)   hosiery manufacturer, writer on music
  Gatty, Charles Tyndall  
  Gatty, Nicholas Comyn (b. 1874 d. 1946)   organ, critic
  Gauntlett, Henry John (b. 1805 d. 1876)   organ, composer
  Gesius, Bartholomaus (b. -1562 d. 1613)   composer, Kantor
  Giardini, Felice (b. 1716 d. 1796)   composer, violin
  Gibbons, Orlando (b. 1583 d. 1625)   composer, organ
  Goss, John (b. 1800 d. 1880)   composer, organ
  Goule, Jacques Nicolas (b. 1774 d. 1818)   professeur de chant, compositeur
  Gounod, Charles (b. 1818)   composer, compositore
  Grabowski, Florian (d. 1737)  
  Greatheed, Samuel Stephenson (b. 1813 d. 1887)   clergyman, composer
  Greiter, Matthias [Matthaeus, Matthis] (b. 1495 d. 1550)   composer, Kantor
  Greith, Karl (b. 1828 d. 1887)   composer, Domkapellmeister
  Griesbacher, Peter (b. 1864 d. 1933)   composer, priest
  Groiss, Joseph  
  Gruber, Franz Xaver (b. 1787 d. 1863)   composer, organ
  Hacker, John (b. 1877 d. 1946)  
  Hall  
  Haller, Michael (b. 1840 d. 1915)   composer
  Hamma, Benjamin (b. 1831 d. 1911)   composer
  Hammerel, Victor  
  Handel, George Friederic (b. 1685)   composer, compositore
  Hassler, Hans Leo (b. 1564 d. 1612)   Komponist, Dichter
  Hauner, Norbert (b. 1743 d. 1827)   priest
  Havergal, William Henry (b. 1793 d. 1870)   religious composer
  Haydn, Josef [Franz Josef] (b. 1732 d. 1809)   composer, Komposition
  Haydn, Michael [Johann Michael] (b. 1737 d. 1806)   composer, musicisti
  Hayne, Leighton George (b. 1836 d. 1883)   clergyman, composer
  Hays, W.S.  
  Hellebusch, B.H.F.  
  Helmore, Thomas (b. 1811 d. 1890)   teacher, choir trainer
  Hemy, Henri Frederich (b. 1818 d. 1888)   composer, organ
  Hendrick, C.  
  Henry, F.S.C.  
  Herbst, Martin (b. 1654 d. 1681)   theologian, Pastor
  Hernamann, Nicolas (b. 1490 d. 1561)  
  Herold, Melchior Ludwig (b. 1753 d. 1810)   Kantor
  Hewlett, Thomas (b. 1845 d. 1874)   organ, composer
  Hintz, Jakob (b. 1622 d. 1702)   editor, composer
  Hoerner, James  
  Hoiland, R.  
  Horn, Johann (b. 1490 d. 1547)   priest
  Howard, Samuel (b. 1710 d. 1782)   composer, organ
  Huegle, Agatha  
  Huegle, Gregory (b. 1866 d. 1951)  
  Hurlbut, Sidney S. (b. 1858 d. 1921)  
  Hurley, Edmund G. (b. 1848 d. 1918)   church choral director
  Isaac, Heinrich (b. 1450 d. 1517)   composer, organ
  Jaspers, Karl (b. 1885 d. 1882)  
  Jenner, Henry Lascelles (b. 1820 d. 1898)   hymn composer
  Joseph, Georg (a. 1657)   composer, musician
  Kittel, Johann Christian (b. 1732 d. 1809)   organ, teacher
  Klein, Oscar Bruno (b. 1858 d. 1911)  
  Klug, Joseph (b. 1500)  
  Knauff, Aloysius  
  Kocher, Conrad (b. 1786 d. 1872)   organ, composer
  Koenen, Friedrich (b. 1829 d. 1887)   composer
  Kreitmaier, Josef (b. 1874 d. 1930)   composer
  Kremser, Eduard (b. 1838 d. 1914)   composer, compositore
  Kunc, Aloys Martin (b. 1832 d. 1895)   composer
  Kuntz, Emil  
  Kurpinski, Karol Kazimierz (b. 1785 d. 1857)   composer, conductor
  Labat, Louis (b. 1802 d. 1877)  
  Lafeillee, Francois (b. 1750 d. 1780 a. 18th century )   theorist
  Lambert, F.  
  Lambillote, Louis (b. 1796 d. 1855)   musicologist, organ
  Landore, G.  
  Langran, James (b. 1835 d. 1909)   organ
  Lawes, Henry (b. 1596 d. 1662)   composer, gentleman of the Chapel
  Leisentrit, Johannes (b. 1527 d. 1586)   theologian, hymnologist
  Leslie, Henry (David) (b. 1822 d. 1896)   choir conductor, composer
  Lindenborn, Heinrich (b. 1712 d. 1750)   hymn writer
  Lossius, Lucas (b. 1508 d. 1582)   rector, theologian
  Luard-Selby, Bertram (b. 1853 d. 1918)   organ, composer
  Luke, F.S.C.  
  Luther, Martin (b. 1483 d. 1546)   reformer, theologian
  M.J.  
  Maher, William (b. 1823 d. 1877)   songwriter
  Mann, Arthur Henry (b. 1850 d. 1929)   musicisti, organ
  Marcks, Joseph C.  
  Marsh, Simeon Bulkley (b. 1798 d. 1875)   singer, composer
  Marsh, William J. (b. 1880 a. 1904)   composer
  Martin von Cochem (b. 1634 d. 1712)   hymnologist, writer
  Marzo, Edward (b. 1852 d. 1929)   piano, conductor
  Mason, Lowell (b. 1792 d. 1872)   composer, anthologist
  Maurer, Bernhard Josef (b. 1757 d. 1841)   guitar, Musikdirektor
  Maurers, P.  
  McConnell, M.F.  
  Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix [Jakob Ludwig Felix] (b. 1809)   composer, compositore
  Metcalf, T.A.  
  Miehl  
  Milgrove, Benjamin (b. 1731 d. 1810)   composer
  Mohr, Jose (b. 1834 d. 1892)   Gesangsbuchverfasser
  Monpou, Hippolyte [Francois Louis Hippolyte] (b. 1804 d. 1841 a. 19th century )   composer
  Montani, Nicola Aloysius (b. 1880 d. 1948)   composer, organ
  Morley, Thomas (b. 1557)   composer, editor
  Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (b. 1756 d. 1791)   composer
  Mulcahy, Justin  
  Neander, Joachim (b. 1650 d. 1680)   theologian, poet
  Neusidler, Hans (b. -1509 d. 1563)   composer, lute
  Nicolai, Philipp (b. 1556 d. 1608)   theologian, poet
  Novello, Vincent (b. 1781 d. 1861)   organ, conductor
  O'Connell, William (b. 1859 d. 1944)  
  Oakeley, Herbert (Stanley) (b. 1830 d. 1903)   composer, organ
  Oberhoffer, Heinrich (b. 1824 d. 1885)   organ, composer
  Oehler, Johann  
  Otten, Joseph (b. 1852 d. 1926 a. 1880-1894)   organ, conductor
  Ould, Samuel (b. 1864)  
  Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi (a. 19th century )   composer, compositore
  Pearsall, Robert Lucas (b. 1795 d. 1856)   composer, antiquarian
  Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista (b. 1710)   composer, compositor
  Perosi, Lorenzo (b. 1872)   choir master, composer
  Peter, Christoph (b. 1626 d. 1669)   composer, editor
  Piel, Peter (b. 1835 d. 1904)   Kirchenkomponist
  Pieraccini, Emilio Vincenzio (b. 1833 d. 1902 a. 1890)   composer
  Pierron, Joseph (b. 1875 d. 1949)  
  Pitts, William (b. 1829 d. 1903)   composer
  Police, Antoine  
  Praetorius, Michael (b. 1571 d. 1621)   composer, compositore
  Pritchard, Rowland Hugh (b. 1811 d. 1887)  
  Raboch, Wenzel Albert (b. 1854)   organ, violin
  Racke, Karl  
  Raker, James Martin (b. 1864 d. 1947)  
  Ratcliffe, W.  
  Raymond-Barker, Charles (b. 1859 d. 1955 a. 1897)   composer
  Redhead, Richard (b. 1820 d. 1901)   organ, composer
  Reimann, Johann Balthasar (b. 1702 d. 1749)   organ, Kantor
  Reinagle, Alexander Robert (b. 1799 d. 1877)   organ
  Rhode, Aloysius (b. 1880 d. 1922)   organ, conductor
  Richardson, John (b. 1816 d. 1879 a. 1863-1870)   banjo, composer
  Richey, James Arthur Morrow (b. 1871 d. 1934)  
  Roberts, John (b. 1822 d. 1877)   writer, composer
  Rockstro, William (Smith) (b. 1823 d. 1895)   piano, composer
  Rohr, Philip  
  Root, George Frederick (b. 1820 d. 1895)   composer, music educator
  Rossini, Carlo (b. 1890 d. 1975)  
  Samuel  
  Sandys, William (b. 1792 d. 1874)   writer
  Sankey, Richard Boyer (a. 1896)   composer
  Schachner, Rudolph Josef (b. 1821 d. 1896)   piano, composer
  Schaefer, Mary Cherubim (b. 1886)   music educator, composer
  Schehl, J. Alfred (b. 1882 d. 1937)   organ, choir conductor
  Scheidemann, D. (b. 1570 d. 1625)  
  Schein, Johann Hermann (b. 1586 d. 1630)   composer
  Schiebel, Johann P.  
  Schmidt, C.  
  Schneider-Trnavsky, Mikulas (b. 1881 d. 1958)   composer, choir master
  Scholler, G.  
  Schop, Johann (b. 1595 d. 1667)   composer, instrumentalist
  Schrembs, Joseph (b. 1866 d. 1945)   priest, writer on music
  Schubert, Franz (Peter) (b. 1797)   composer, compositore
  Schubiger, Anselm (Joseph-Alois) (b. 1815 d. 1888)   music scholar, Schriftsteller
  Schultes, William Augustus Ferdinand (b. 1816 d. 1879)  
  Schulz, Johann Abraham Peter (b. 1747)   composer, Komponist
  Schwyck, Fr.  
  Selner, John C.  
  Seton, Elizabeth Ann (b. 1774 d. 1821)  
  Sewell, William  
  Seymour, Joseph  
  Singenberger, Johann (b. 1848 d. 1924)   organ, publisher
  Singenberger, Otto (b. 1944)   publisher, editor
  Smart, Henry Thomas (b. 1813 d. 1879)   organ, composer
  Smith, Isaac (b. 1734 d. 1805)   composer
  Somervell, Arthur (b. 1863 d. 1937)   composer, music educator
  Sommer, Andreas (b. 1595)  
  Spee von Langenfeld, Friedrich (b. 1591 d. 1635 a. 1623-1626)   Lehrer, Liederdichter
  Spoth, E.  
  Stainer, John (b. 1840 d. 1901)   musicologist, composer
  Staniforth, Thomas Worsley (b. 1845 d. 1909)   hymn composer
  Stanley, J.  
  Stark, Ludwig (b. 1831 d. 1884)   teacher, composer
  Stein, Albert Gregeon (b. 1809 d. 1881)   Pfarrer
  Steiner, Johann Ludwig (b. 1688 d. 1761)   composer, Sanger
  Stevenson, John (Andrew) (b. 1761 d. 1833)   composer
  Stewart, Robert (Prescott) (b. 1825 d. 1894)   organ, conductor
  Storl, Johann Georg Christian (b. 1675 d. 1719)   composer, organ
  Sullivan, Arthur (Seymour) (b. 1842)   author, composer
  Sussmayr, Franz Xaver (b. 1766 d. 1803)   composer
  Tallis, Thomas (b. 1505 d. 1585)   composer, gentleman of the Chapel
  Tappert, Henry (b. 1855 d. 1929)  
  Terry, Richard Runciman (b. 1865 d. 1938)   organ, scholar
  Teschner, Melchior (b. 1584 d. 1635)   clergyman, composer
  Theresius, P.  
  Thommen, Johannes (b. 1711 d. 1783)   music publisher
  Tozer, Augustus Edmonds (b. 1857 d. 1910)   organ, composer
  Traumihler, Ignaz (b. 1815 d. 1884)  
  Turle, James (b. 1802 d. 1882)   organ, composer
  Tye, Christopher (b. 1505 d. 1580)   composer, musician
  Udulutsch, Irvin  
  Ulenberg, Kaspar (b. 1549 d. 1617)   theologian, poet
  Verspoell, Christopher B.  
  Vulpius, Melchior (d. 1616)   composer, SCHM~
  Wade, John Francis (b. -1711 d. 1786)   book seller, music copyist
  Walsh, Mary E.  
  Walters, Walter N. (b. 1870 d. 1945)  
  Walton, James George (b. 1821 d. 1905)   hymn composer
  Webbe, Samuel (b. 1740 d. 1816)   composer, organ
  Webbe, Samuel (b. 1770 d. 1843)   organ, composer
  Weisse, Michael (b. 1480 d. 1534)   hymn writer
  Weninger, Francis Xavier (b. 1805 d. 1888)  
  Werner, Anthony  
  Wesley, Samuel Sebastian (b. 1810 d. 1876)   composer, organ
  Westlake, Frederick (b. 1840 d. 1898)   piano, composer
  Whitehead, H.  
  Williams, Robert (b. 1781 d. 1821)   blind basket maker, singer
  Wiltberger, August (b. 1850 d. 1928)   composer
  Wisenthal, T.V.  
  Witt, Christian Friedrich (b. 1660 d. 1716)   composer, keyboard
  Woodward, George Ratcliffe (b. 1848 d. 1934)   hymn writer
  Yenn, Simon  
  Yoakley, John (b. 1860 d. 1932 a. 1920)   organ, composer
  Young, Alfred (b. 1831 d. 1900)  
  Young, John Baptist (b. 1854 d. 1928)  
  Zanardini, Angelo (b. 1821 d. 1893)   compositore, librettist
  Zwyssig, Alberik (Johann Josef Maria) (b. 1808 d. 1854)   composer

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