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Stainer, Sir Johnlocked

  • Jeremy Dibble


Stainer, Sir John (1840–1901), musicologist and composer, was born on 6 June 1840 at 2 Broadway, Southwark, London, the eighth of nine children of William Stainer (1802–1867), a schoolmaster at the parish school of St Thomas's, Southwark, and his wife, Ann Collier (1803–1884)...

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