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date: 13 December 2019

Brewer, Sir (Alfred) Herbertlocked

  • Jeremy Dibble


Brewer, Sir (Alfred) Herbert (1865–1928), organist and composer, the eldest son of Alfred Brewer, hotel proprietor, of Gloucester, and his wife, Cordelia Dyer, was born on 21 June 1865 at Gloucester. For three years, from 1877 to 1880, he was a chorister at the cathedral under ...

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