1847–1928

Introduction

Born: Feb­ru­a­ry 21, 1847, Smee­ton-Wes­ter­by, Lei­ces­ter­shire, Eng­land.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 2, 1928, Warn­bo­rough Road, Ox­ford, Eng­land.

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Biography

Iliffe was ed­u­cat­ed at Ox­ford Un­i­ver­si­ty (BMus 1873, DMus 1879).

He served as or­gan­ist at St. Wilf­red’s, Kib­worth; St. Bar­na­bas’, Ox­ford (1879–83); org­an­ist and choir­mas­ter at St. John’s Col­lege, Ox­ford (1883); St. Mary-the-Vir­gin, 1900; con­duct­or of Queen’s Col­lege Mu­sic­al So­ci­e­ty (1904); and ex­am­in­er for the Mu­sic­al De­grees (1908).

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Lyrics

Iliffe’s bur­i­al place