Charles Hayden Coffin (1862-1935)
Last updated: 31.07.22
p_coffinch.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Charles Hayden Coffin was an English actor and singer known for his performances in Edwardian musical comedies born in Manchester.
he became famous for his role in Dorothy (1886), the longest-running piece of musical theatre at that time. Coffin went on to star in a number of successful musical comedies ranging from A Gaiety Girl (1893) to The Quaker Girl (1910) produced by George Edwardes. At the end of his career he was successful in Shakespearean roles such as Feste in Twelfth Night (1912), and in musicals, a few films and other works, such as the classic comedy The School for Scandal (1929).
As a singer he studied under Edith Abell, Boston and was a member of the Royal Choral Society for three years.
He was featured as the singer of The Soldiers of the King (1898 - words & music: Leslie Stuart) which is given in 60 Old-Time Variety Songs.
He died in Kensington, London
Websites:
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Charles Hayden Coffin (1862-1935) has at least 1 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Soldiers of the Queen - Song, The
Music by: Leslie Stuart.
Perf. by: Charles Hayden Coffin
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1900. Sheet Music.
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url15.gif Queen of My Heart Alfred Cellier (music)
B.C. Stephenson (words)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
 
url15.gif Soldiers of the Queen - Song, The Leslie Stuart (words & music)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
 
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Dorothy (1886) A. Cellier (music)
B.C. Stephenson (words)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
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pdf15.gif Lute Player (1895), The F. Allitsen (music)
William Watson (words)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
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pdf15.gif Doris (1899) A. Cellier (music)
B.C. Stephenson (words)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
This list is arranged by composer and contains 8 works performed by Charles Hayden Coffin who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m) ER
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perf15.jpg Lute Player (1895), The Frances Allitsen William Watson (words)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
Francis Harford (perf.)
Harrison Brockbank (perf.)
Douglas Powell (perf.)
Denis O'Sullivan (perf.)
Tailleur Andrews (perf.)
Artthur Walenn (perf.)
Charles Tree (perf.)
W.H. Wills (perf.)
David Bispham (perf.)
Robert Radford (perf.)
Etc (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Dorothy (1886) Alfred Cellier B.C. Stephenson (words)
Marie Tempest (perf.)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Doris (1899) Alfred Cellier B.C. Stephenson (words)
Annie Albu (perf.)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Queen of My Heart (1910) Alfred Cellier B.C. Stephenson (words)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
P. Dawson (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg In the King's Name--Stand! (1902) Lionel Monckton Adrian Ross (words)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Soldiers of the King (1898), The Leslie Stuart(w&m) Joseph A. Phillips (perf.)
J. Michael Watson (perf.)
Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Soldiers of the Queen - Song (1900), The Leslie Stuart(w&m) Charles Hayden Coffin (perf.)
Albert Christian (perf.)
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