Author:William Hayman Cummings

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William Hayman Cummings
(1831–1915)
English musician, tenor and organist at Waltham Abbey and musical antiquary
This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, and the list on this page is complete to 1901.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "W. H. C."
This author wrote articles for A Dictionary of Music and Musicians.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DMM by the initials "W. H. C."
William Hayman Cummings

Works[edit]

  • The Rudiments of Music (1877)
  • Purcell (1881) (External scan)
  • Biographical Dictionary of Musicians (1892)
  • God save the king; the origin, and history of the music and words of the national anthem (1902) (External scan)
  • Handel (1904)
  • Dr. Arne and Rule, Britannia (1912) (External scan)
  • Handel, the Duke of Chandos, and The Harmonious Blacksmith (1915)
  • Catalogue of the Famous Musical Library of Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters, Musical Scores, Etc., the Property of the Late W. H. Cummings (1917)

Contributions to the DNB[edit]

Works about Cummings[edit]


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1915, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.