Name Details

Name: Sir Hugh Stevenson Roberton
Dates: 1874-1952
Notes: Composer.
Conductor of the Glasgow Orpheus Choir 1906-1951 and its predecessor, the Toynbee Musical Association choir, 1901-1906.
Knighted in 1931.
Born in Glasgow 23 February 1874.
Died 7 October 1952 in Glasgow.
[See Michael De-la-Noy, 'Roberton, Sir Hugh Stevenson (1874-1952)', rev., Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 [http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/37899, accessed 14 Sept 2009]
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