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August 27, 1886

Rebecca Clarke British composer and violist was born.

Rebecca Clarke was one of the first female professional orchestral musicians; much of her work has not been published. She was best known for her chamber music featuring the viola. The Rebecca Clarke Society was formed in 2000.

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