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 (mĭk-dou′əl), Edward Alexander 1860-1908.
American composer whose best-known works include the piano suites Woodland Sketches (1896) and Sea Pieces (1898).
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(məkˈdaʊ əl)

Edward Alexander, 1861–1908, U.S. composer.
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