- Ruth Smith
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(b Brighton, Nov 29, 1853; d Hove, Aug 28, 1929). English musicologist and pianist. He studied at the Leipzig Conservatory (1874–7), principally with Jadassohn, Reinecke, Richter and Wiedenbach, returning to Brighton, where he worked as a journalist and taught until 1903. His research was primarily concerned with English music of the 16th and 17th centuries, to which his ...