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us: Purcell, Daniel, -1717

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    • us: Purcell, Dan. (Daniel), -1717
    • us: Purcel, Daniel, -1717
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1660~/1670~
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1717-11-26~
    • Birth Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
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        (lcsh) Composers
          (lcsh) Organists
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        • found: Purcell, D. A new opera ... Brutus of Alba, 1697.
        • found: New Grove dict. mus. (Daniel Purcell; buried 11-26-1717, London; composer and organist; brother of Henry Purcell)
        • found: New Grove dict. mus., 2nd ed. WWW site, Mar. 15, 2001 (b c1664; d London, bur. 26 Nov 1717)
        • found: Songs in the opera call'd The grove or Love's paradise, 1700?: t.p. (Dan. Purcell)
        • found: The serenading song in The constant couple, or A trip to the jubilee, 1699: caption (Daniel Purcel)
        • found: Grove, 5th ed. (under Purcell: Daniel Purcell; born ca. 1660, London, died December 12, 1717, London)
        • found: Oxford DNB (Purcell, Daniel; born c. 1670, probably in London; death date unknown, buried November 26, 1717, St. Andrew's, Holborn; organist and composer)
        • found: The Purcell companion, 1995: index (Purcell, Daniel, ca. 1663-1717)
        • found: Westrup, J.A. Purcell, 1995: page 24 (Daniel is mentioned among the children of the chapel who attended the king at Windsor, August 14-September 26, 1678; as he is unlikely to have been more than 15 at the time, the date of birth would be 1663 at the earliest)
        • found: Zimmerman, Franklin B. Henry Purcell, 1659-1695, 1983: page 12 (Daniel Purcell's birthday is conventionally, but as yet undocumented, assigned to 1663) page 339 (family tree showing Thomas as father of Henry [and Daniel] Purcell: Daniel, died 1717) page 340 (family tree showing Henry [and Daniel] as son of Henry [Purcell]: Daniel; born ca. 1663; a Chapel Royal choir boy as late as April 8, 1679, he could have been no older that sixteen) page 391, footnote 39, citing MGG (the death of Henry Purcell [Daniel's father], August 11, 1664, establishes April 1665 as the latest month in which Daniel's birth can have occurred)
      • Editorial Notes

        • [Previously established as Purcell, Daniel, 1660?-1717]
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        • 1982-06-08: new
        • 2014-11-05: revised
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