- Maurice J.E. Brown
(b Northampton, March 23, 1885; d London, June 21, 1954). English music critic. After his education at Bedford Modern School, he studied the cello with Edmund S.J. van der Straeten in London, and later at Lille Conservatory, but decided against being a performer. A strong literary talent led him to journalism, at first in Northampton and then in London, where he became the music critic of the ...