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Malcolm, George Johnlocked

  • Gareth Morris


Malcolm, George John (1917–1997), musician and choirmaster, was born on 28 February 1917 at 9 Leppoc Road, Clapham, London, the only child of George Hope Malcolm (1870–1950), a chief inspector of insurance, and his wife, Johanna, née Brosnahan (1883–1972). His father was Scottish. Neither parent had a particular interest in the arts, but his mother was a staunch Roman Catholic, so it was the plainsong of the mass in the church of the ...

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