Blow, John

(baptized 23 February 1649, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, England – 1 October 1708, London)
   Composer of more than 85 anthems, he was organist at Westminster Abbey from December 1668, a Gentleman of the Chapel Royal from 16 March 1674, and Master of the Children from 23 July. He also composed 10 Latin motets whose purpose is unknown and several Anglican services.

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  • Blow, John — (baptized Feb. 23, 1649, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire, Eng. died Oct. 1, 1708, Westminster, London) British composer, organist, and teacher. He was appointed organist at Westminster Abbey in 1668; in 1774 he became master of the children at… …   Universalium

  • Blow, John — (bautizado el 23 feb. 1649, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire, Inglaterra–1 oct. 1708, Westminster, Londres). Compositor, organista y profesor británico. En 1668 fue nombrado organista de la abadía de Westminster. En 1774 se convirtió en director… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • John Blow — (baptised 23 February 1649 ndash; 1 October 1708) was an English composer and organist. His pupils included William Croft and Henry Purcell.Blow was probably born at North Collingham in Nottinghamshire. His date of birth is not known, but he was… …   Wikipedia

  • John Blow — (getauft 23. Februar 1649 in Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire; † 1. Oktober 1708 in Westminster, London) war ein englischer Komponist. John Blow war als Junge Chorknabe in der Chapel Royal. 1669 erhielt er die Organistenstelle an der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • John Blow — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Blow. John Blow John Blow est un organiste et compositeur anglais de musique baroque, né en février …   Wikipédia en Français

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