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Today in WMH: A Little Cash on the Side.

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4/18 Today in Weird Music History: 1689.  English composer, Henry Purcell is caught selling seats in the organ loft for the coronation of King William and Queen Mary.  Besides a reprimand, he was required to hand the cash over to the Dean of Westminster Abbey. 

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