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date: 18 September 2019

Monk, William Henrylocked

(1823–1889)
  • Judith Blezzard

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Monk, William Henry (1823–1889), organist and hymnist, the son of William and Anna Coleman Monk, was born at Brompton, London, on 16 March 1823. He studied music under Thomas Adams, J. A. Hamilton, and G. A. Griesbach, and became church organist and choirmaster at, successively, ...

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