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Name Other Names Birthyear Deathyear Notes
Clesi, N. J. Clesi, Nicholas Joseph 1880 1950 Popular Music composer
Cleveland, Michael Cleveland, Michael Eugene 1937 Professor Emeritus of Music at the University of Nevada, Reno where he taught elementary music methods, women’s chorus, and graduate music education courses. He has a of number choral compositions published.
Clifford, W. 1944 Canadian Poet
Clifton, Harry 1824 1872 British Music Hall songwriter and performer
Clingan, Judith 1945 Australian composer, conductor, performer and music educator
Cloake, Melissa Australian composer, member of Couterpoint choir
Cloninger, Claire One of the most successful modern gospel songwriters. A prolific writer, Cloninger has written 19 seasonal musicals for church choir.
Cloud, Lee 1950 1995 American Composer, educator and choral clinician. He received a Ph.D. degree in music theory from the University of Iowa, and taught at several institutions, including Winston Salem State University, the University of Iowa, Grinnell College, and Northern Illinois University. He also served as Coordinator of Education for the Center for Black Music Research at Columbia College Chicago, where he developed a six-course curriculum on black music.
Clough-Leighter, Henry 1874 1956 American Composer many art-songs, cycles, cantatas and large choral works with organ or orchestra accompaniments, including The Christ of the Andes, a symphonic ode for chorus and orchestra. Piano compositions and many organ transcriptions. Editor musical, pedagogical and technical works. Editor in chief Boston Music co from 1908
Clough, A. H. Clough, Arthur Hugh 1819 1861 English poet and educationalist
Clutsam, George H. 1866 1951 Australian pianist, composer and writer, best remembered as the arranger of Lilac Time. Clutsam published over 150 songs.
Clydesdale, David T. Church Music and Film Composer. Music Arranger, orchestrator and Producer. Along with his volumes of church choral music, David has also created works for Walt Disney World productions.
Coates, Eric 1886 1957 English composer of light music and a viola player.
Coates, Henry 1880 1963 Music Editor, arranger, author and English translator
Coates, John Jr. Coates, John Francis; Coates, John Francis Jr 1938 American composer and music arranger
Cobb, James 1756 1818 English librettist
Cobb, Nancy Hill 1951 American music academic and composer. Associate Provost for Faculty at the University of Northern Iowa.
Cockburn, [Mrs] Alison Rutherford, Alison 1712 1794 Scottish Poet
Cockshott, Gerald Wilfred 1915 1979 English composer, librettist, writer and teacher
Coffin, Charles 1676 1749 French teacher, writer and Jansenist who was Rector of the University of Paris. Among his writings are a number of hymns which have been translated into English.
Coggin, Elwood Editor, Composer and arranger for Augsberg Fortress
Cohen, Dulcie M. Early 20th century Sydney based Australian Composer
Cohen, Leonard 1934 Jewish -Canadian poet. novelist, singer, songwriter and film maker
Cohen, Lisa-Catherine Canadian born writer and editor based in California. A two-time-platinum, #1 hit lyricist and an internationally renowned writer, she brings to each project the poet's eye and an expert craftsman's attention to detail
Cokayne, Aston (Sir) 1608 1684 British Cavalier and a minor literary figure, writer of poems and plays
Colahan, Arthur (Dr.) 1884 1952 Irish doctor, British Army officer and songwriter.
Cole, William Cole. William Charles 1909 1997 English conductor, composer and organist. In 1930 he became Organist and Choirmaster at Dorking Parish Church, where he stayed for 24 years, and in the following year he was appointed Music Master of Dorking County School. He studied at the Royal Academy of Music, where he met the organist Walter Emery, the beginning of a long and musically fruitful friendship - they even shared the FRCO prizes in January 1930.
Coleman, Cy Kaufman, Seymour 1929 2004 American composer, songwriter, and jazz pianist.
Coleman, Henry 1888 1965 English organist and music arranger
Coleman, Larry composer, arranger and author