Charles Villiers Stanford

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  • Дата народження: 30th Вересень 1852
  • Дата смерті: 29th Березень 1924
  • Місце народження: Dublin, Ireland

Sir Charles Villiers Stanford was an Irish composer, music teacher, and conductor. Born to a well-off and highly musical family in Dublin, Stanford was educated at the University of Cambridge before studying music in Leipzig and Berlin. He was instrumental in raising the status of the Cambridge University Musical Society, attracting international stars to perform with it