Carrodus, John Tiplady
Born: Jan 20, 1836 AD
Died: 1895 AD, at 59 years of age.
1836 - He was born on the 20th of January at Keighley, in Yorkshire.
- He made his first appearance as a violinist at the age of nine, and had the advantage of studying between the ages of twelve and eighteen at Stuttgart, with Wilhelm Bernhard Molique.
1853 - On his return to England in Costa got him engagements in the leading orchestras.
1855 - He was a member of the Covent Garden opera orchestra.
1863-1869 - He made his debut as a solo player at a concert given on the 22nd of April by the Musical Society of London, and succeeded Prosper Sainton as leader at Covent Garden.
1895 - He died at Hampstead on the 13th of July.
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