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Fricker, Peter Racinelocked

(1920–1990)

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Fricker, Peter Racine (1920–1990), composer and music teacher, was born on 5 September 1920 in Ealing, London, the elder child and only son of Edward Racine Fricker (d. 1935/6), civil servant, and his wife, Deborah Alice Parr, nurse. His middle name came from his great-grandmother, who was a direct descendant of the French dramatist. He was educated at ...

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