1826-1905

August 28, 1826, Westminster, London, England.

September 2, 1905, at home in St. Pancras, London, England.

St. Pancras Cemetery, East Finchley, London, England.

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Brother of George Macfarren, Walter served as a chorister in Westminster Abbey (1836-41). He entered the Royal Academy of Music in 1842 and was a professor of piano there (1846-1903). He composed pieces for piano, voice and piano, and vocal ensemble, and for many years was a music critic for The Queen.

  1. Barmouth
  2. Frykman
  3. Heri Mundus Exultavit