Maker: Bert Hardy
Evans, Florence Annie [Nancy] (1915–2000), singer and teacher of singing, was born on 19 March 1915 at 36 Granville Road, Wavertree, Liverpool, the first daughter and second of the three children of Thomas Herbert Evans (1887–1972), monumental mason, and his wife, Florence Jones (1885–1967)...
revised by David J. Golby
García, Manuel Patricio Rodriguez (1805–1906), singer and singing teacher, was born in Zafra, Spain, on 17 March 1805 into a prominent family of Spanish musicians. His father, Manuel del Popolo Vicente Rodriguez García (1775–1832), made a reputation as a singer, impresario, composer, and teacher of singing. His mother, ...
Henderson, Roy Galbraith (1899–2000), singer and singing teacher, was born on 4 July 1899 at 12 Mansions House, Edinburgh, the son of Alexander Roy Henderson, Congregational minister, and his wife, Jane Boyd, née Galbraith. His father was soon afterwards appointed principal of Paton College, Nottingham...
Michael T. R. B. Turnbull
Hislop, Joseph Dewar (1884–1977), singer and singing teacher, was born at 16 Bowmont Place, Edinburgh, on 5 April 1884, the second child in the family of two sons and two daughters of Joseph Dewar Hislop (1849–1915), painter and decorator, and his wife, Mary White Lunn (...
R. H. Legge
revised by Anne Pimlott Baker
Lanza, Gesualdo (1779–1859), singing teacher, was born in Naples, the son of Francesco Giuseppe Lanza (c.1750–c.1812), composer and the author of 6 arie notturne con accomp. di chitarra franc. e v. a piac. (1792) and of six trios, op. 13, and six canzonets with recitative, op. 14, who moved to ...
See Rauzzini, Venanzio