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date: 16 October 2019

Abell, Johnlocked

(b. 1653, d. in or after 1716)
  • W. B. Squire
  • , revised by Nicholas Salwey


Abell, John (b. 1653, d. in or after 1716), singer and composer, was born in Aberdeenshire and was admitted as a 'gentleman of his majesty's chapel extraordinary' on 1 May 1679, about which time he is listed among the musicians of the king's private music, as singer, lutenist, and violinist. ...

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