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 1994

McIntosh, Robert Dale
A documentary history of music in British Columbia
Vol. II: 1900-1950
Victoria, BC: Beach Holme Publishers, 1994, 548 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Anderson, Mary Maquinna (b. 1912 d. 1962)   piano
  Armstrong, Francis J. [or Frank] (a. 1903-1932)  
  Aspland, Algernon Sydney (a. 1892-1895)   lawyer, singer
  Baird, Eva (d. 1940)   contralto
  Balagno, Charles Peter "Charles"   piano
  Bower, George Edward (a. 1920s)   organ, choir master
  Bullock-Webster, Llewelyn William [Bill] (b. 1878 d. 1970 a. 1910)   musician
  Calvert, Una (a. 1916)   piano
  Cameron, Beatrix (b. 1871 d. 1954)   impresario
  Chubb, John Frederick (b. 1885 d. 1966)   organ, composer
  Di Castri, Ciro (b. 1887 d. 1940 a. 1917-1940)   composer, conductor
  Douglas, Norma P. (b. 1900 d. 1985)   teacher
  Dyke, George John (b. 1864 d. 1940)   violin, conductor
  Edwards, Eric Vernon (b. 1913 d. 1972)   piano teacher, conductor
  Fairbairn, Archibald MacDonald Duff [Archie] (b. 1883 a. 1913)   scene designer, stage manager
  Farmer, George (b. 1885 a. 1908)   tenor
  Floyd, James Sterling (b. 1867 d. 1922)   choir master
  Fowkes, Violet   dancer
  Fyfe, William Couper (b. 1879 d. 1940)   bandmaster
  Goward, Albert Toller (b. 1872 d. 1946 a. 1890)  
  Grattan, Francis (b. 1871 d. 1945)  
  Green, George Henry Ebenezer (b. 1899 d. 1975)   bandmaster
  Gruber, Hans (b. 1925 a. 1939)   conductor
  Hanby, Jackson (b. 1865 d. 1954)   singer
  Hart, Eva (b. 1880 d. 1978)   singer
  Hicks, Gideon (b. 1868 d. 1958)   bass-baritone, teacher
  Hinton, John Henry (b. 1875 d. 1948)  
  Hinton, Joseph (b. 1864 d. 1941 a. 1917)   composer
  Hodgkins, Arthur (a. 1924)  
  Hodgson, John Edward (b. 1872 d. 1927)   organ
  Hoffman, John B. (a. 1908-1920)  
  Holloway, Edgar C. "Ted" (b. 1898 d. 1952)  
  Horsfall, Basil (b. 1881 d. 1950)   composer, conductor
  Horsfall, Elfrida (d. 1943)  
  Humphreys, Smyth [Andrew Smyth] (b. 1910)   viola
  Humphreys, Sydney Ernest (b. 1926)   violin, teacher
  Huntley, Gertrude (b. 1889 d. 1987)   piano, teacher
  Keith, John charles Malcolm (b. 1858 d. 1940)  
  King, Frederic Charles (b. 1874 d. 1961)  
  Kriegel, Frederick  
  Lombard, Ada (b. 1854 d. 1942)  
  Longfield, Arthur J. (b. 1848 d. 1924 a. 1897)   cello
  Lugrin, Nellie Marie Townley (b. 1877 d. 1964)   contralto, composer
  Lugrin Fahey, Winifred (b. 1884 d. 1966)   soprano, teacher
  McMicking, Robert Burns (b. 1849 d. 1944)  
  Miller, James Marshall "Jimmy" (b. 1883 d. 1976)  
  Morrison, Josephine (b. 1887 d. 1935)  
  North, Walter Valentine (b. 1875 d. 1942 a. 1884)   cornet
  Ockenden, Helen (b. 1915)  
  Parfitt, Aaron (b. 1868 d. 1952)   singer, violin
  Parfitt, David (b. 1920 a. 1938-1950)   oboe
  Parfitt, Harold Charles (b. 1905 d. 1972)   choir master
  Parfitt, Rosimai (b. 1912)  
  Paulin, George (b. 1863 d. 1921)  
  Petch, Alfred (d. 1923)   singer, singer-actor
  Petch, Betty (b. 1916 a. 1948)  
  Petch, Billy (d. 1980)  
  Petch, George Meredith (b. 1893 d. 1983)  
  Petch, James "Jimmie"  
  Petch, Robert  
  Petch, Sydney (a. 1907-1922)  
  Pferdner, Emile (b. 1813 d. 1923 a. 1882)   bandmaster
  Phillips, George (b. 1868 d. 1941)   amateur musician
  Prescott, Alfred (b. 1886 d. 1948)  
  Raine, Charles Alfred (b. 1876 d. 1942)  
  Rodriguez, Jose  
  Rowland, Reginald Grafton (b. 1890 d. 1951)  
  Rowles, Charles H. (d. 1954)  
  Russell, Ernest Howard (b. 1867 d. 1926)   mathematician, conductor
  Sehl, Dolly [Dorothy] (b. 1878 d. 1956)   singer
  Sehl, Frank Joseph (b. 1871 d. 1958)   civil servant, bass
  Semple, Robert Ernest (b. 1865 d. 1940 a. 1885)   music seller, teacher
  Shale, Frank Stanley (b. 1899 d. 1968)   piano teacher
  Shaw, Annie  
  Simpson, Miriam (d. 1941)  
  Smith, Jack [John Ingram] (b. 1894 a. 1911)   composer
  Steed, Graham Percy (b. 1913)   organ, choir conductor
  Tupman, Frank Liffiton (b. 1894 d. 1972)  
  Waddington, Frederick (b. 1870 d. 1946)  
  Walton, Mary Josephine [Peggy] (b. 1914)  
  Warn, Gertrude Oliver (b. 1878 d. 1949)  
  Warren, Cyril C. (b. 1899)  
  Watt, Georgina (d. 1974)  
  Wells, Frederick Handley (b. 1880 d. 1928)  
  Wickens, Edward George (b. 1858 d. 1915 a. 1893)   teacher
  Willett, Wilfred (d. 1933)  
  Wood, J. Roberto (d. 1989 a. 1933)  
  Wood, Robin Laurence (b. 1924)   piano, teacher

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