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Name Other Names Birthyear Deathyear Notes
Morrissey, Wendy Morrisey, Wendy 1926 2005 Australian composer of . Vocal and choral music ranging from children's songs and operettas to a capella choral works, as well as instrumental music, mostly for strings, includes light-hearted as well as serious approaches.
Morse, Theodore 1873 1924 American songwriter and composer, many in association with Jack Drislane. Among his most famous works are, Blue Bell (1904), M-O-T-H-E-R (1915), Down In Jungle Town (1908) and Hail, Hail, The Gang's All Here (1917). In 1903, Morse wrote Hurray For Baffin Bay for a new stage show that would become the basis for a blockbuster movie, The Wizard of Oz.
Morton, Graeme director of choral activities at St. Peter's Lutheran College in Brisbane, Australia. One of Australia's more eclectic choral musicians, he conducts the Brisbane Chamber Choir, St. Peter's Chorale, and the choir at Christ Church St. Lucia. During the 2003 season, he was artistic director and conductor of the Australian National Youth Choir. He is also passionate about liturgical music and is an accomplished organist. In 1993 he and Stephen Leek created The Australian Voices
Morton, Ralph President of RSCM Australia. Co publisher with his brother Graeme of Morton publishing Brisbane
Morton, Thomas 1764 1838 English playwright who wrote about 25 popular plays. There is a brief comment about Bishop's Glees, the Tramp Chorus being adapted by popular playwright Thomas Morton
Moss, Jeff Moss, Jeffrey Arnold 1942 1998 Composer, lyricist, playwright and television writer, best known for his award winning work on the children's television series Sesame Street.
Moss, John 1948 2010 Composer, Arranger and orchestrator in a wide variety of musical styles and formats.
Mote, Arnold Mote, Arnold R. Australian composer of the early 20th Century
Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Bojaxhiu, Agnes ; Teresa, Mother, of Calcutta 1910 1997 Roman Catholic nun, who devoted her life to serving the poor and destitute around the world.
Mother Thekla, Sharf, Marina 1919 2012 Russian born Abbess of a Greek Orthodox Monastery in Yorkshire, England, best known to the wider world as the spiritual muse of the composer Sir John Tavener.
Motteux, Peter Anthony Motteux, Pierre Antoine 1660 1718 French born English author, playwright, and translator. Motteux wrote a series of plays and musical librettos that were produced during the 1690s and early 18th century,
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus 1756 1791 Composed a string of operas, concertos, symphonies and sonatas that profoundly shaped classical music.
Müchler, Karl 1763 1857 German poet
Muczynsky, Robert 1929 2012 Polish American Composer
Mueller, Carl Frank 1892 1982 American composer, organist and choir conductor with a published output of 500 works, most of which are sacred music
Muir, Edwin 1887 1959 Orkney Isles born poet, novelist and translator,
Mukalay, Asukulu 'Yunu The Christian song O Sifuni Mungu's" lyrics & music were composed in the mid 1980s by Asukulu 'Yunu Mukalay, David Maddux, Marty McCall, and Mmunga Mwenebulongo Mulongoy an adaptation of "All Creatures Of Our God And King" by St. Francis Assisi)
Mulholland, James Quitman 1935 American composer, Professor of Music at Butler University and was Director of Music at First-Meridian Heights Presbyterian Church. The majority of his compositions are for choral ensembles.
Mullen Jr, Laurence "Larry" Joseph 1961 Member of U2
Müller, Gottfried 1914 1993 German composer and organist at the time of the Reich. Müller wrote choral and orchestral works
Müller, Johann German music arranger
Mullinar, Michael 1895 1973 Welsh born pianist/composer, studied at RCM with Vaughan-Williams. V-W's Symphony no 6 is dedicated to him. He was a composer of songs
Mundy, John 1555 1630 British composer, son of William Mundy. Wrote madrigals and pieces for viols
Mundy, William 1530 1591 English composer and organist of St. George's chapel for 40 years
Murby, Thomas 19th century poet and music publisher
Murden, Orlando Early 20th Century American popular songwriter
Murphy, Earnest American tenor who taught music in public schools for 20 years and tutored privately. Now chair of Stetson’s School of Music Board of Advisors, he received an honorary doctorate from Stetson in 1994.
Murray, Alan Murray, Alan Robert 1890 British composer and educationalist
Murray, James R. Mueller; Murray, James Ramsey 1841 1905 American music teacher, editor and hymn writer
Murray, Lyn Breese, Lionel 1909 1989 English born American composer and conductor. He was a staff conductor and composer in Radio, and then moved to Hollywood and continued in the film industry.