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Sir George Dyson
(1883 - 1964)

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1883 Born 28 May in Halifax, Yorkshire
1888 Begins to play music at age of 5
1890 Begins to compose (age 7)
1900 Begins studies at Royal College of Music; Fellow of the Royal College of Organists
1904 Begins four year tour of Italy and Germany
1908 Appointed director of the Royal College of Music
1919 Appointed Principal Director of Music, Royal Air Force
1925 Appointed Master of Music at Winchester College
1935 First chairman of The National Federation of Music Societies
1938 Appointed director of the Royal College
1941 Knighted
1943 Elected president of Halifax Chamber Music Society
1964 Dies 29 September in Winchester
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