William Harold Ferguson

Short Name: William Harold Ferguson
Full Name: Ferguson, William Harold, 1874-1950
Birth Year: 1874
Death Year: 1950

Born: January 1, 1874, Leeds, England.
Died: October 18, 1950, Littlehampton, Sussex, England.

Ferguson was educated at Magdalen College School, Oxford, and was a chorister in the College chapel. After graduating from Keble College, he taught at St. Edward’s School, Oxford (1896-69) and Bilton Grange, Rugby (1899-1901). He later attended Cuddesdon Theological College. After ordination, he served as assistant master, chaplain, organist and director of chapel music at Lancing College (1902-13); Warden of St. Edward’s School, Oxford (1913-25); Warden of St Peter’s College, Radley, Abingdon, Oxfordshire (1925-37); and Canon and Precentor of Salisbury Cathedral (1937-47). With Geoffrey Shaw, he was joint music editor of The Public School Hymn Book in 1919.


Tunes by William Harold Ferguson (5)AsInstancesIncipitsort descending
HOMINUM AMATORWilliam Harold Ferguson (Composer)235312 33712 36335
FRILFORDWilliam Harold Ferguson (Composer)336532 12361 76365
WOLVERCOTEW. H. Ferguson (Composer)3251432 31653 45321
CUDDESDONRev. William Harold Ferguson (Composer)1056714 43212 3
LADYWELLW. H. Ferguson (Composer)1451235 43212 3215
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