Myles Birket Foster

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Life

Born: 28 November 1851

Died: 18 December 1922

Biography

Son of the artist Myles Birket Foster, Foster attended Guildford Grammar School. He subsequently enrolled at the Royal Academy of Music and played the organ at St. James Church, Marylebone, and St. George’s, Campden Hill. From 1880-92 he was organist at the Foundling Hospital and at Her Majesty’s Theatre, and was choirmaster of St. James, Holborn. He composed children’s cantatas and much church music. (Information from Hymnary.org)

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List of choral works


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Publications

External links

Hymnary.org