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Arthur Bliss

Arthur BlissAKA Arthur Edward Drummond Bliss

Born: 2-Aug-1891
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 28-Mar-1975
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Composer

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Morning Heroes

Military service: British Army (Grenadier Guards, WWI)

Father: Francis Edward Bliss
Mother: Agnes Kennard Davis
Brother: Francis Kennard
Brother: Howard James
Wife: Gertrude Hoffman ("Trudy", m. 1925, until his death, d. 21-Nov-2008, two daughters)
Daughter: Barbara
Daughter: Karen

    High School: Bilton Grange Preparatory School
    High School: Rugby School
    University: Cambridge University
    University: Royal College of Music
    Professor: Composition, Royal College of Music (1921-22)

    Master of the Queen's Musick (1953-75)
    Knighthood 1950

Author of books:
As I Remember (1970)

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