Cummings, William Hayman,1831-1915

William Hayman Cummings; b. Sidbury, Devonshire 1831; d. London, 1915;
Obituary in The Monthly Musical Record, July 1915, pp. 185-186

tenor singer and music antiquarian
in 1892, published a biographical dictionary of musicians
Performed regularly with the Hallé Orchestra at their Thursday concerts in Manchester between Nov 1864 and Jan 1878 (17 occasions)

John William Hobbs was his father-in-law

Instrument(s)/responsibility:
voice - tenor
Nationality:
British, English

Concerts by Performer

Title Date Venue Professor
Annual Reid Concert 1864 Saturday, February 13, 1864 The Music Hall Donaldson, John, 1788-1865
Annual Reid Concert 1867 Wednesday, February 13, 1867 The Music Hall Oakeley, Herbert Stanley, Sir, 1830-1903
Annual Reid Concert 1870 Saturday, February 12, 1870 The Music Hall Oakeley, Herbert Stanley, Sir, 1830-1903
Reid Festival Concert Saturday, February 12, 1870 The Music Hall Oakeley, Herbert Stanley, Sir, 1830-1903