Bainton, Edgar (Leslie)

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Bainton, Edgar (Leslie) (b London, 1880; d Sydney, NSW, 1956). Eng. composer. Pianist and dir. of Cons. in Newcastle upon Tyne 1912–34, having been prof. of pf. and comp. there from 1901. Dir., State Cons., Sydney, NSW (1934–47). Comps. in many genres.