A report on Alfred Whitehead

English-born Canadian composer, organist, choirmaster, music educator, painter, whose works are held in a number of important private collections, and an internationally recognized authority in the field of philately.

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Allan McIver

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Canadian composer, arranger, pianist, and conductor.

Canadian composer, arranger, pianist, and conductor.

In his youth he studied the violin and the flute and was a piano student of Alfred Whitehead.

Memorial in Peterborough Cathedral

Haydn Keeton

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Cathedral organist, who served at Peterborough Cathedral.

Cathedral organist, who served at Peterborough Cathedral.

Memorial in Peterborough Cathedral

Some of his more famous pupils include Alfred Whitehead, Malcolm Sargent, and Thomas Armstrong.

Ethel Stark in 1941

Ethel Stark

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Canadian violinist and conductor.

Canadian violinist and conductor.

Ethel Stark in 1941
Ethel Stark in 1941
Ethel Stark & Sylvia Zaremba in 1945

Born in Montreal, Quebec, she studied at the McGill Conservatory of Music with Alfred De Sève and Alfred Whitehead.

Alexander Brott

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Canadian conductor, composer, violinist and music teacher.

Canadian conductor, composer, violinist and music teacher.

Among his teachers were Albert Chamberland and Alfred Whitehead.

Christ Church Cathedral, with the Tour KPMG office tower in the background.

Christ Church Cathedral (Montreal)

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Anglican Gothic Revival cathedral in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, the seat of the Anglican Diocese of Montreal.

Anglican Gothic Revival cathedral in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, the seat of the Anglican Diocese of Montreal.

Christ Church Cathedral, with the Tour KPMG office tower in the background.
The interior of the original Christ Church Cathedral in 1852.
The interior of the present Christ Church Cathedral.
Christ Church Cathedral at night.

Notable musicians to have served as the church's organist include Alfred Whitehead (1922–1947), S. Drummond Wolff (1952–1956) and Patrick Wedd ( 1996-2018).

Graham George

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Canadian composer, music theorist, organist, choir conductor, and music educator of English birth.

Canadian composer, music theorist, organist, choir conductor, and music educator of English birth.

He studied the organ and music composition with Alfred Whitehead.

Frances James (soprano)

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Canadian soprano who specialized in concert repertoire.

Canadian soprano who specialized in concert repertoire.

Born in Saint John, New Brunswick, James studied singing with Walter Clapperton and Alfred Whitehead at the Schulich School of Music at McGill University.

Hector Gratton

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Canadian composer, arranger, conductor, pianist, and music educator.

Canadian composer, arranger, conductor, pianist, and music educator.

Born in Hull, Quebec (now Gatineau, Quebec), Gratton studied music theory and composition with Albertine Morin-Labrecque, Oscar O'Brien, and Alfred Whitehead.