Choirboys in History

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Name Site of Choirboy Experience Birth & Death Occupation(s)  Nationality
Baccaloni, Salvatore Sistine Chapel, Rome 1900- Bass  Italian
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel St. Thomas, Leipzig 1714-1788 Composer  German
Bach, Johann Sebastian Ohrdruf 1685-1750 Composer  German
Banaster, Gilbert Chapel Royal 1445-1487 Composer/Poet  English
Barbé, Antoine Antwerp Cathedral 1545-1604 Comp./Organist  Flemish
Barbireau, Jacques Sainte-Waudru 1408-1491 Comp./Choirm.  Flemish
Barlow, Stephen Canterbury Cathedral 1954- Conductor English
Bamaby, (Sir) Joseph York Minster 1838-1896 Comp./Organist  English
Barnett, John Lyceum Theatre, London 1802-1890 Composer  English
Barrett, William St. Paul's London 1834-1891 Singer/Critic  English
Bartleman, James Westminster Abbey 1769-1821 Bass  English
Bassani, Giovanni Battista Venice 1657-1716 Comp./Choirm.  Italian
Bassi, Luigi Teatro del Sole, Pesaro 1766-1825 Baritone Italian
Batten, Adrian Winchester Cathedral ?     -1637?  Comp./Organist  English
Battishill, Jonathan St. Paul's Cathedral 1738-1801  Composer  English
Beaulaigue, Barthélemy Marseilles Cathedral ?     -1540  Composer French
Beale, William Westminster Abbey 1784-1854 Comp./Organist  English
Beard, John Chapel Royal 1717-1791 Tenor English
Begnis, Giuseppe de Lugo, Romagna 1793-1849 Bass Italian
Begrez, Pierre Ignace Saint-Aubin 1787-1863 Tenor Belgian
Bell, William Henry St. Albans Cathedral 1873-1946 Comp./Cond. English
Bellamy, Thomas Ludford Westminster Abbey 1770-1843 Bass English
Bellengues, Richard de Toul Cathedral 1380-1470 Comp./Singer French
Benda, František St. Nicholas, Prague 1709-1786 Violinist Czech
Bennett, George John Winchester 1863-1930 Comp./Organist  English
Bennett, Thomas Salisbury Cathedral 1784-1848 Organist English
Bennett, (Sir) William S. King's College 1816-1875 Comp./Cond. English
Berezovsky, Maximus S. St. Petersburg Opera 1745-1777 Composer Russian
Bernabei, Ercole Papal States 1622-1687 Composer Italian
Bernhard, Christoph Dresden court 1627-1692 Comp./Singer German
Bernier, Nicolas Mantes, France 1664-1734 Comp./Choirm. French
Berton, Pierre Montan Senlis Cathedral 1727-1780 Comp./Cond. French
Bexfield, William Richard Norwich Cathedral 1824-1853 Comp./Organist  English
Bibl, Andreas St. Stephen's Cathedral  1807-1878 Comp./Organist  Austrian
Björling, Johan ("Jussi") Bjorling Quartet 1911- Tenor Swedish
Blangini, Giuseppe Marco Turin Cathedral 1781-1841 Comp./Choirm. Italian
Blockx, Jan Antwerp 1851-1912 Composer Belgian
Blow, John Chapel Royal 1649-1708 Composer English
Bortniansky, Dimitri St. Petersburg 1752-1825 Composer Russian
Bottesini, Giovanni Lombardy Chapel 1821-1889 Comp./Cond. Italian
Boult, (Sir) Adrian Cedric Westminster/Christ Ch. 1889-1983 Conductor English
Boutmy, Jacques Adrien St. Nicolas, Ghent 1683-1719 Organist Flemish
Bouvard, François Paris 1670-1756 Composer French
Boyce, William St. Paul's Cathedral 1710-1779 Comp./Organist  English
Braham, John Covent Garden Theatre  1777-1856 Comp./Singer English
Bredemers, Henri Namur/Antwerp 1472-1522 Composer Dutch
Brewer, (Sir) Alfred Herbert Gloucester Cathedral 1865-1938 Comp./Cond. English
Bridge, (Sir) John Frederick Rochester Cathedral 1844-1924 Comp./Cond. English
Bridge, Joseph Cox Rochester Cathedral 1853-1929 Comp./Organist  English
Briegel, Wolfgang Karl Nuremburg 1626-1712 Comp./Organist  German
Brind, Richard St. Paul's Cathedral ?     -1718 Comp./Organist  English
Bruckner, Anton St. Florian, Austria 1824-1896 Composer Austrian
Bruneau, Guillaume Chapel of Charles V 1519-   ? Composer Flemish
Buck, Zechariah Norwich Cathedral 1798-1879 Comp./Choirm. English
Bull, John Chapel Royal 1562-1628 Composer English
Bullock, (Sir) Ernest Leeds Parish Church 1890-1979 Comp./Organist  English
Bush, Geoffrey Salisbury Cathedral 1920- Composer English
Butler, Thomas Hamly Chapel Royal 1755-1823 Composer English
Buxtehude, Diderik Holstein Cathedral-? 1637-1707 Comp./Organist  Danish
Byrd, William St. Paul's Cathedral 1543-1623 Composer English
 
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