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Blow, John

Blow, John, 1649–1708, English composer. He was organist and choirmaster at Westminster Abbey and the Chapel Royal and the teacher of Henry Purcell. He wrote more than 100 anthems and 10 sacred services, mostly unpublished, and a masque, Venus and Adonis.
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In one final crushing blow, John and Sandra have also been found liable for the Royal Bank's hefty legal costs in evicting them from their home.