English composer Thomas Linley, Jr. (1756-1778), the second son of the same-named composer, was a contemporary of W. A. Mozart. He, too, was a prodigy whose life ended early; in his case, it was by drowning in a boating accident.

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Thomas Linley the Younger
Illustrated biographical summary with discography from Roger Slade's 18th Century English Music.
Thomas Linley the Younger (1756-1778), Violinist and Composer
Illustrated listing from England's National Portrait Gallery.
Thomas Linley, Jr.
Biography with links to related composers and musical themes plus partial discography from the Here Of A Sunday Morning radio program.
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