Fraser, Simon (1773–1852), editor of traditional music and composer, was born at Ardachie, near Fort Augustus, Inverness-shire. His father, Captain John Fraser, son of Angus Fraser of Errogie, served with the 78th (Highland) regiment (the Black Watch) and 'scaled the heights of Abram...
Mary Anne Alburger
E. T. Wedmore
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Stone, Alfred (1840–1878), choir-trainer and music editor, was born in Denmark Street, Bristol, on 12 February 1840, the son of Thomas Stone, a carpenter, and his wife, Sarah, née Harris. He was educated at the Bristol city school (Queen Elizabeth's Hospital) and displayed an aptitude for music early in life; he took organ lessons from ...