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Law, Andrew locked

  • Richard Crawford
  •  and Laurie J. Sampsel


(b Milford, CT, March 21, 1749; d Cheshire, CT, July 13, 1821). American singing teacher and tunebook compiler. Law established a singing-school at Rhode Island College (Brown University) in Providence, where he graduated in 1775. That same year a Connecticut newspaper referred to him as “Mr. Andrew Law, Singing Master.” He studied theology and obtained a license to preach in Congregational churches in ...

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Journal of the American Musicological Society