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As an excellent organist and teacher Stainer came to be the organist at St. Paul's Cathedral in Tenbury and a Professor of music at Oxford. The majority of his compositions were self-admittedly amateurish at best though his anthems and other music for the church service are still used. Noteworthy compositions by Stainer include "The Crucifixion" and a "Sevenfold Amen." While at St. Paul's Stainer helped to reform the musical part of the service and the positions of persons in th... Read more

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