Stuart, Leslie [Barrett, Thomas Augustine]
- Andrew Lamb
(b Southport, March 15, 1863; d Richmond, Surrey, March 27, 1928). English composer. At the age of 15 he was made organist at Salford Cathedral, and he held this post for seven years. Afterwards he was organist for a further seven years at the Church of the Holy Name, Manchester, supplementing his salary by teaching and composing church music. He also promoted and conducted popular orchestral concerts in the city. In ...