Davies, Harry Parr (1914–1955), songwriter and composer, was born on 24 May 1914 at 15 Grandison Street, Briton Ferry, Glamorgan, the son of David John Davies, a bootmaker, and his wife, Rosina Parr, a teacher. He was playing the chapel organ and composing musical pieces by the age of twelve, and while attending ...
Fesch, Willem De (bap. 1687, d. 1761), composer and musical performer, was baptized on 26 August 1687 at St Laurentiuskerk, Alkmaar, Holland, the second son of Louis De Fesch and Johanna Maasbragt. His family apparently came from the Pays de Liège, and returned there before 1690 (...
Tate, James William (1875–1922), composer and songwriter, was born on 30 July 1875 at 12 Compton Road, Wolverhampton, the eldest of the ten surviving children of Jacob James Tate (1849–1902), wine and spirit merchant, and his wife, Maria Doughty (1857–1913), daughter of William Doughty...
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