John Larchet

















































John Larchet 1884-1967

Born in Dublin. He was Professor of Harmony, Counterpoint and Composition at the Royal Irish Academy of Music 1920-1955; Director of Music at the Abbey 1907-1934; Professor Emeritus at University College Dublin 1921-1958. His compositions include First Set of 12 Irish Airs; Padraic the Fiddler; Bluebeard; The Legend of Loughrea. He is buried in Dublin.

Further information and directions to the grave are to be found in "Dead and Buried in Dublin - An Illustrated Guide to the Historic Graves of Dublin.  Click here to order a copy of this book