FOX-STRANGWAYS, Arthur Henry

FOX-STRANGWAYS, Arthur Henry. Norwich 14.9.1859 — Dinton, Wiltshire 2.5.1948. British Musicologist. Son of an offices, Walter Aston F.S., and Harriet Elizabeth Bullier. Educated at Wellington College and Balliol College, Oxford. Degree in Classics 1882, then two years at Hochschule für Musik in Berlin. Worked as schoolmaster at Dulwich (1884-86) and Wellington Colleges (1886-1910), Interested in Indian music he travelled 8 months in India in 1911. Also worked as music critic. A friend of R. Tagore and worked to make him known in the U.K.

Publications: writings on music.

The Music of Hindustan. 364 p. Oxford 1914.

Sources: Not in Who Was Who; Wikipedia.

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