Apelles, William Henry 1858-11.mar.1919 USA NY, West Point - Rhode Island, Pawtucket
clarinetist, cornetist, 1876-1898 of David Wallis Reeves' American Band of Providence, 1878-1883 residing at 9 Grant Street and 1885-1895 at 19 Montgomery Street in Pawtucket, 1896-1902 bandmaster of the Newport City Band, 1899-1910 residing at 141 North Bend in Pawtucket, 1906-1917 bandmaster of the Apelles Band of Pawtucket ; his father Henry Augustus Apelles (born Hannover Germany, naturalized American 17.aug.1860 West Point) was bandmaster of the US Military Academy Band and related to professor of music Augustus Apelles (Hannover 1814- / 1842-1870 residing in Cornwall near West Point and 1873-1878 at 9 Grant Street in Pawtucket) ; 1876 in Pawtucket he married Julia A Radloff (Pawtucket 17.jan.1859-) ; son Augustus C Apelles (Pawtucket 1876-) ; daughter Mary Mattie Apelles (Pawtucket apr.1880-)

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[] Reeves march. Military band
in Standard Edition of Brass Band Music no.85. Cundy Music Co., Boston 1882
in Fife and Drum Band Journal no.1

[] Unique march. Military band
in Standard Edition of Brass Band Music no.107. Cundy Music Co., Boston 1883
in Fife and Drum Band Journal no.8. Cundy Music Co., Boston 1890

[] North Bend march. Military band
in Standard Edition of Brass Band Music no.139. Cundy Music Co., Boston 1885

[] Sheridan march. Military band
pub Mace Gay, Brockton, Massachusetts 1889

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