During this forty years, besides teaching he was the parish organist and choirmaster.
Mr. Melod, the choirmaster, wrung his hand, while tears came into his eyes.
There was the choirmaster, Mr. Melod, chasing across the street, and heading for the milliner's establishment opposite.
The choirmaster squeezed his moist palms and wiped an anxious brow.
His duties as choirmaster raise him far above the position of a provincial teacher of music.
"He has been a great player—in his day," said the choirmaster.
The terrier moaned without, and Jack thought no boy's voice could be worth listening to after that of the choirmaster.
At the top of the stairs the choirmaster turned and waited for him.
"And now it is the people—they will not let him go," murmured the choirmaster despairingly.
An organist and choirmaster was wanted, and the idea of putting a blind man up for the post was scouted as ludicrous.