1872 – Born on March 10th in Burton-in-Kendal, Westmorland, England. English-born violinist who composed for orchestra, chamber groups and voice.
1904 – Wrote a large-scale and romantic Sonata for the organ.
1908 – Became the programme annotator for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the orchestra holds a great collection of his original compositions, and of a good deal of arrangements by him of the works of others.
1932-1937 – His published works include a satirical opera Fernando del Nonsensico, ballets and pantomimes, orchestral works f.ex. three symphonies, a piano concerto, a string quartet, piano pieces and songs.
1956 – Died on September 6th in Chicago, Illinois.