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Cooke, Benjaminlocked

(1734–1793)
  • H. Diack Johnstone

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Cooke, Benjamin (1734–1793), organist and composer, was born on 28 November 1734 in London, probably at his father's premises in Covent Garden. He was the son of Benjamin Cooke (d. 1742/3), a music seller and publisher in New Street, Covent Garden, and his second wife, ...

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P. H. Highfill, K. A. Burnim, & E. A. Langhans, , 16 vols. (1973–93)
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