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Prout, Ebenezer (1835–1909), music theorist and journal editor, was born on 1 March 1835 at Oundle, Northamptonshire, the son of the Revd Ebenezer Prout, a Congregational minister, from a Devon family, and nephew of the water-colour painter Samuel Prout. He was taught music by his father, and was educated at ...
revised by John Warrack
Strangways, Arthur Henry Fox (1859–1948), music critic and editor, was born on 14 September 1859 in Norwich, the eldest son of Captain (later Colonel) Walter Aston Fox Strangways, of the Royal Artillery (1832–1885), and his wife, Harriet Elizabeth (d. 1903), the second daughter of ...