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date: 22 November 2019

Boyce, Williamlocked

(bap. 1711, d. 1779)
  • Robert J. Bruce

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Boyce, William (bap. 1711, d. 1779), composer, organist, and music editor, was born in Maiden Lane, London, and was baptized on 11 September 1711 at St James Garlickhythe, the youngest of four children of John Boyce (1673–1752), joiner and cabinet-maker, and his wife, ...

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