Somervell, Sir Arthur
- Michael Hurd
(b Windermere, June 5, 1863; d London, May 2, 1937). English composer and educationist. He was educated at Uppingham and King’s College, Cambridge, where he studied music under Stanford. Two years in Berlin (1883–5) at the Hochschule für Musik were followed by two years at the RCM, after which he became a private pupil of Parry. In ...