December 18, 1824, Cambridge, England.

May 20, 1910, Cambridge, England.

Amps was educated at Pe­ter­house, Cam­bridge (BA 1858, MA 1862). He played the organ at the Col­lege for some time, and at King’s Col­lege (1855–76) and Christ’s Col­lege.

He conducted the Camb­ridge University Musical Society for many years, and was known as a composer of pi­a­no­for­te so­na­tas and part songs.

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