Annie Patterson

Annie Patterson

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Annie Wilson Patterson (1868 - 16 January 1934) was an Irish organist, music educator, writer and composer. Annie Patterson was born in Lurgan, County Armagh, Ireland, and was related through her mother's family to Lord Macaulay. She made her debut performance in Dublin at age fifteen, studied at Alexandra College and the Royal Irish Academy of Music in Dublin, and received her doctorate in 1889, becoming the first British woman to hold a Doctorate of Music. After she completed her studies, she became an examiner for the Royal University of Ireland and worked as an organist and conductor of the Dublin Choral Union and the Hampstead Harmonic Society. In 1897 she founded the Feis Ceoil festival in Dublin.show more

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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135777920
  • 9786135777925