Sources include a personal score library and assistance from the following libraries, websites, books, and other publications.


Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians

Alfred Remy

G. Schirmer, 1919

Bartleby Online

Biographies of Celebrated Organists of America

Benjamin Publishing Co., 1908

Biography of Gospel Song and Hymn Writers

J. H. Hall

Fleming H. Revell Co., 1914

British Musical Biography: A Dictionary of Musical Artists, Authors, and Composers Born in Britain and Its Colonies

James Duff Brown, Stephen Samuel Stratton

S.S. Stratton, 1897

Centre for Research Collections

University of Edinburgh Library

Charles Villiers Stanford: Man and Musician

Jeremy Dibble

Oxford University Press, 2002

Choirs and Choral Music

Arthur Mees

New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1901

Cyclopedia of American Biography

James T. White & Co., 1897

Cyclopaedia of English Literature

Robert Chambers

Boston: Gould, Kendall and Lincoln, 1847

Dictionary of British Musicians

Frederick J. Crowest

William Reeves, 1895

Dictionary of Composers for the Church in Great Britain and Ireland

Robert Evans, Maggie Humphreys

Bloomsbury Publishing, 1997

Dictionary of organs and organists

Thornsby, Frederick W., ed.

London, G.A. Mate 1912

England’s Helicon

A. H. Bullen, ed.

London: Lawrence & Bullen, 1899

English Glees and Part-Songs: An Inquiry into their Historical Development

William Alex. Barrett

London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1886

English music in the XIXth century

A. Fuller-Maitland

New York: E.P. Sutton, 1902

Family Search

Find a Grave

Google Books

Grove’s Dictionary of Music and Musicians

MacMillan 1908

Grove’s Dictionary of Music and Musicians

American Supplement

MacMillan 1920

Handbook of American Music and Musicians

F. O. Jones, 1886

HathiTrust Digital Library

IMSLP Petrucci Music Library

International Who’s Who in Music and Musical Gazetteer

Current Literature Publishing Co., 1918

Internet Archive


Music and Victorian Philanthropy: The Tonic Sol-Fa Movement

Charles Edward McGuire

Cambridge University Press, 2009

Music in the British Provinces, 1690-914

Rachel Cowgill and Peter Holman, eds.

Routledge, 2016

Nederlands Muziek Instituut

Newcastle upon Tyne University Library

Newspaper Archive

Notable Welsh Musicians (of To-day)

Frederic Griffith

London: Francis Goodwen, 1896

Oxford Music Online

Seattle Pacific University Library

Sheet Music Consortium

The British Library

The choral music of Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) and the press c. 1875-1925

Peter John Smith

Durham theses, Durham University, 2008

The Library of Congress

The LiederNet Archive

The Lute

London: Patey & Willis, 1883-1899

The Musical Herald and Tonic Sol-fa Reporter

J. Curwen & Sons

The Musical Times and Singing-class Circular

Novello, 1840-1923

The National Library of Ireland

The National Library of Scotland

Univ. of Rochester Research

Who’s Who in Music

H. Saxe Wyndham, ed.

Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, 1915