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Torrington, Frederick Herbert

organ, piano, violin, musician, composer, educator


born: 20 Oct 1837 Dudley, Worcestershire / county, England Source: 1  

died: 20 Nov 1917 Toronto, Ontario / province, Canada Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 53 items with information about Frederick Herbert Torrington:


 1982

Ford, Clifford
Canada's music : an historical survey
Agincourt, Ontario: GLC Publishers Limited, 1982, 278 p.

Number of People : 122


 1981

Kallmann, Hellmuth
Potvin, Gilles
Winters, Kenneth
Encyclopedia of music in Canada
Edited by Hellmut Kallman, Gilles Potvin, Kenneth Winters
Toronto: University of Toronto, 1981, 1076 p.

Number of People : 2,193


 1981

Willia, Stephen C.
Toomey, Kathleen M.
Musicians in Canada
A bio-bibliographical finding list
Edited by Kathleen M. Toomey & Stephen C. Williams
Ottawa: Canadian Association of Music Libraries, 1981, 185 p.

Number of People : 3,053


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1975

Bohle, Bruce
International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
10th edition
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1975

Number of People : 93


 1972

Adam, G. Mercer
Toronto, Old and New
Toronto: Toronto Coles Pub. Co., 1972

Number of People : 19


 1969

Waiter, Arnold
Aspects of Music in Canada.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969

Number of People : 475


 1960

Kallmann, H.A.
History of Music in Canada, 1534-1974.
Toronto: Toronto University Press, 1960

Number of People : 307


 1958

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th edition
New York: G. Schirmer, 1958

Number of People : 100


 1957

Encyclopedia Canadiana
Ottawa: Canadiana Co., 1957-1958

Number of People : 65


 1956

Thompson, Oscar
International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
7th edition
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1956

Number of People : 138


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1954

Hughes, Rosemary
The Biographical Dictionary of Musicians
New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1954

Number of People : 32


 1954

Grove, George / Sir
Grove's Dictionary.
5th edition
New York: St Martins's Press, 1954-1961

Number of People : 77


 1952

A supplementary list of Canadian composers

p. 250 In:
Kallmann, Helmut
Catalogue of Canadian composers
Edited by Helmut Kallmann
Ottawa: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1952, 254 p.

Number of People : 112


 1945

Wallace, W.S.
Dictionary of Canadian Biography.
Toronto: MacMillan Co. of Canada, 1945

Number of People : 23


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1940

Grove, George / Sir
Grove's Dictionary.
4th edition Colles suppl.
London: MacMillan, 1940

Number of People : 15


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1938

Weir, Ed.
MacMillan Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
New York: MacMillan Co., 1938

Number of People : 123


 1935

Grove, George / Sir
Grove's American Supplement.
New York: MacMillan, 1935

Number of People : 63


 1934

Standard Dictionary of Canadian Biography
The Canadian Who was Who. 2 vols
Toronto: Trans-Canada, 1875-1937, 1934-1938

Number of People : 6


 1932

Collins, A.R.
Real People : Pen Pictures
1932

Number of People : 8


 1925

Bekker, Leander Jan de
De Bekker's Music and Musicians.
New York: Brown, 1925

Number of People : 12


 1925

Dunstan, R.A.
Cyclopedic Dictionary of Music.
4th edition
London: L. Curwen, 1925

Number of People : 20


 1924

Pratt, Waldo Selden
New Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
New York: MacMillan Co., 1924

Number of People : 43


 1924

Bekker, Leander Jan de
Black's dictionary of music & musicians ... from earliest times to 1924 ...
London: 1924

Number of People : 1,435


 1924

Hull, Arthur Eaglefield
Dictionary of Modern Music and Musicians
London: J.M. Dent, 1924

Number of People : 37


 1924

Hull, Arthur Eaglefield
A dictionary of modern music and musicians ...
London; Toronto: 1924

Number of People : 552


 1920

Boyd, Charles N.
Pratt, Waldo Selden
Grove's dictionary of music and musicians. American supplement ...
Edited by Waldo S. Pratt. Associate editor: Charles N. Boyd.
New York: 1920

Number of People : 1,335


 1919

Remy, Alfred
Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Third edition
Revised and enlarged by Alfred Remy, M.A.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919, 1094 p.

Number of People : 7,067


 1916

Bridle, Augustus
Sons of Canada
Toronto: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1916

Number of People : 3


 1913

Hesselberg, E.S.
"A Review of Music in Canada", in Modern Music and Musicians.
New York: University Society, 1913

Number of People : 67


 1912

Morgan, Henry James
The Canadian men and women of the time ...
2nd ed.
Toronto: 1912

Number of People : 91


 1910

Lloyd, Frederic E.J. / Rev.
Lloyd's church musicians' directory (1910)
The blue book of church musicians in America
Compiled by Rev. Frederic E.J. Lloyd, D.D., Chicago, Ill
Chicago: Ritzmann, Brookes, 1910, 160 p.

Number of People : 1,238

More Details : (1 Section)


 1910

Blewett, Jean
Dr. Torrington and his Work.
Canadian Magazine, Vol. 35 (May, 1910), p. 31-32.

Number of People : 1


 1908

Dunstan, R.
A Cyclopedic Dictionary of Music.
London: L. Curwen, 1908

Number of People : 8


 1907

Commemorative Biographical Record of the County of York
Toronto: J.H. Beers, 1907

Number of People : 6


 1901

Cooper, John A.
Men of Canada.
Ed. John A. Cooper.
Montreal, Toronto: Canadian Historical Co., 1901-1902

Number of People : 7


 1900

Baker, Theodore
Biographical dictionary of musicians
Compiled and edited by Theodore Baker, Ph.D.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1900, 653 p.

Number of People : 5,682

More Details : (1 Section)


 1898

A Souvenir of Musical Toronto
Toronto: Mason and Risch Piano Co. Ltd., 1898

Number of People : 68


 1897

Stratton, Stephen Samuel
Brown, James D.
British musical biography.
A dictionary of musical artists, authors and composers born in Britain and its colonies.
By James D. Brown and Stephen S. Stratton
Birmingham: S.S. Stratton, 1897, 462 p.

Number of People : 4,164


 1897

A Souvenir of Musical Toronto
Toronto: Mason and Risch Piano Co. Ltd., 1897

Number of People : 39


 1890

F.H. Torrington
Boston Musical Herald, 11, 1890, p. 6

Number of People : 1


 1889

Mathews, William Smith Babcock
A hundred years of music in America
An account of musical effort in America
Chicago: 1889, 715 p.

Number of People : 257

More Details : (1 Section)


 1889

Biographies of American Musicians
Number One hundred and forty-four
Frederick Herbert Torrington
Brainard's Musical World, 26, 1889, p. 444

Number of People : 1


 1889

Mathews, William Smith Babcock (editor)
A hundred years of music in America.
An account of musical effort in America ...
Chicago: 1889

Number of People : 470


 1888

Rose, George M.
A cyclopaedia of Canadian biography : being chiefly men of the time, etc ...
Toronto: 1888.
      (Series: Rose's national biographical series)

Number of People : 2


 1888

F.H. Torrington : Biography.
Musical Journal, No. 16 (April, 1888), p. 51-52.

Number of People : 1


 1886

Parkhurst, Edwin R.
Royal Folio of Music.
1886

Number of People : 4


 1886

Rose, George M.
A Cyclopedia of Canadian Biography. 2 vols
Toronto: Rose Pub. Co., 1886-1888

Number of People : 9


 1853

Rose, H.J.
A new general biographical dictionary ...
London: 1853, 12 vols.

Number of People : 133


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