Benjamin Franklin Baker

  • Born
    10th July 1811
  • Died
    11th March 1889
  • Birthplace
    Wenham, MA, USA
American teacher, singer, and composer. He sang, directed choirs, and taught music in Salem, Massachusetts, and in 1833 toured the country with a concert company. He then settled in Bangor, Maine, as a businessman, but moved to Boston in 1837 to study music with John Paddon. He was director of music at W.E. Channing’s church

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