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Calkin, John Baptistelocked

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Calkin, John Baptiste (1827–1905), organist and composer, born in London on 16 March 1827, was the third son of the organist and teacher James Calkin (1786–1862). Reared in a musical atmosphere, he studied under his father, and when aged only nineteen was appointed organist, precentor, and choirmaster of ...

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