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Basil Albert Ramsey Edit Profile

magazine editor , writer , Music publisher

Basil Albert Ramsey, Magazine editor, writer, music publisher. Avocations: calligraphy, aviation. M C. With Royal Air Force, United Kingdom, 1946-1948. Member Royal College Organists (associate).

Background

Ramsey, Basil Albert was born on April 26, 1929 in Chelmsford, Essex, United Kingdom. Son of Alfred John and Florence Lily (Childs) Ramsey.

Career

Junior, Novello, London, 1944-1946;music editor, Novello, London, 1946-1963;head public, Novello, London, 1963-1975;established, Ramsey Public, Leigh-on-Sea, United Kingdom, since 1975;music consultant, Filmtrax, London, 1987-1989.

Achievements

  • Avocations: calligraphy, aviation. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Music and Musicians, 1988, The Musical Times, 1989/92, Choir and Organ, 1993-1998, Music and Vision, 1999.

Membership

With Royal Air Force, United Kingdom, 1946-1948. Member Royal College Organists (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Calligraphy, aviation.

Connections

Married Violet Mary Simpson, August 22, 1954 (deceased May 1997). Children: Roberta, Peter, Carol.

father:
Alfred John Ramsey

mother:
Florence Lily (Childs) Ramsey

spouse:
Violet Mary Simpson

children:
Roberta Ramsey

Peter Ramsey

Carol Ramsey