1814–1856

Introduction

Born: Jan­u­a­ry 21, 1814, West­min­ster, Eng­land.

Died: Jan­u­a­ry 17, 1856, Ca­ro­line Place, Hast­ings, Eng­land.

Buried: Bromp­ton Ce­me­te­ry, Lon­don, Eng­land.

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Biography

Walmisley be­came the or­gan­ist at Croy­don (1830); of Tri­ni­ty and St. John’s Col­leg­es, Cam­bridge (1833); and Pro­fess­or of Mu­sic at Cam­bridge (1836), hav­ing com­posed his an­them Let God Arise for his MusB de­gree.

He earned his BA in 1838, MA 1841, and MusD 1848.

Sources

Music