Timothy Olmstead

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Timothy Olmstead (1759–1848) was a Connecticut psalmodist [1] and one of the first American composers. [2] He was also a Connecticut fifer during the American Revolutionary war. [3]


Collected Works of Eliakim Doolittle (1772-1850) and Timothy Olmstead (1759-1848): Music of the New American Nation Sacred Music from 1780 to 1820 Published: 1999, Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc - ISBN   0815324111

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  1. http://www.ibiblio.org/fiddlers/MARA_MARO.htm The Fiddler’s Companion
  2. http://www.voxnovus.com/resources/American_Composer_Timeline.htm American Composer Timeline
  3. "Olmstead, Timothy (1759 - 1848), composer, tune book compiler, singing master, fifer". Oxford Index. doi:10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.47599 . Retrieved 12 December 2018.