Carmichael, Mary Grant

Was born at Birkenhead, England. An accomplished musican who has written several compositions and accompanied many of the principal singers and violinists. She received her musical education at Aix-laChapelle, Bonn, Lausanne, Munich and London. Among her compositions are the music for the operetta, The Snow Queen; The Stream, a song-cycle; a suite; minor pianoforte pieces; sacred compositions and songs. She published editions of old English songs with new accompaniments and also translated H. Ehrlich's Celebrated Pianists of the Past and Present. Her most important work is a Mass in E flat for men's and boys' voices.