Carr, Benjamin

Carr, Benjamin

(1768–1831) organist, singer, composer, publisher; born in London, England. He came to Philadelphia in 1793 and established important early American music stores and publishing houses there and in New York and Baltimore.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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Rochdale: Lisa Carr, Benjamin Wojnarowicz and Emily McGuirk