Sir Hamilton Harty

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Herbert Hamilton Harty

Birthdate: (61)
Death: February 19, 1941 (61)
Immediate Family:

Son of William Michael Harty and Annie Elizabeth Harty
Husband of Agnes Nicholls, CBE

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Sir Hamilton Harty

Harty was an Irish composer, conductor, pianist and organist. After an early career as a church organist in his native Ireland, Harty moved to London at about age 20, soon becoming a well-known piano accompanist. The Musical Times called him "the prince of accompanists". As a composer he wrote throughout his career, many of his works being well received, though few are regularly performed in the 21st century.

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Sir Hamilton Harty's Timeline

December 4, 1879
February 19, 1941
Age 61