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date: 05 March 2021

Purcell, Henrylocked

  • Robert Thompson


Purcell, Henry (1659–1695), organist and composer, was born in London or Westminster, possibly on 10 September 1659, the third or fourth of six children of Henry Purcell (d. 1664), musician, and his wife, Elizabeth (d. 1699), and perhaps a cousin of ...

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