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date: 17 February 2020

Martin, George Williamlocked

  • J. C. Hadden
  • , revised by David J. Golby


Martin, George William (1825–1881), music teacher and composer, was born in London on 8 March 1825. He began his musical studies as a chorister at St Paul's Cathedral, under William Hawes, and was one of the choirboys at Westminster Abbey for the coronation of ...

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