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Gipps, Ruth Dorothy Louisalocked

(1921–1999)
  • Raymond Holden

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Gipps, Ruth Dorothy Louisa (1921–1999), conductor and composer, was born on 20 February 1921 at 14 Parkhurst Road, Bexhill, Sussex, one of three children of Gerard Cardew Bryan Gipps, examiner at the Board of Trade, and his wife, Hélène Bettina Johner, piano teacher. Known from childhood as ...

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