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Craxton, (Thomas) Harold Hunt (1885–1971), pianist and teacher, was born on 30 April 1885 at 6 Dorchester Place, Marylebone, London, the first son of Thomas Robert Craxton (1858–1908), a surveyor's assistant, and his wife, Sarah Jane Hunt (1852–1905). The Craxtons originated in Northamptonshire...
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Sloper, Edward Hugh Lindsay (1826–1887), pianist and music teacher, was born in London on 14 June 1826. He studied the piano in London under Ignaz Moscheles until he was fourteen, and then went first to Aloys Schmitt in Frankfurt, later to Vollweiler in ...
Verne, Mathilde (1865–1936), pianist and piano teacher, was born on 25 May 1865 at 12 Portland Street, Southampton, the second daughter and fourth child of John Evangelist Wurm (c.1828–1892) and his wife, (Marie) Sophie Niggl (c.1838–c.1883). Her parents had come from ...
Wolpe, Katharina Petra (1931–2013), concert pianist and teacher, was born on 9 September 1931 in Grinzing, Vienna, the only child of Stefan Wolpe (1902–1972), a German-born modernist composer, and his wife, Ola, née Okuniewska (1902–1985), a Czech-born painter, both of Jewish descent. Her parents had married in 1927 but separated before she was born, and her father migrated to ...