Wm. Horace Lingard (1838-1927)
Last updated: 26.04.22
p_lingardwh.jpg According to the Internet source given below, William Horace Lingard was English comic vocalist, actor manager and dramatic author
He first came to notice in the mid 1860s as a talented comic singer and female impersonator on on the English music hall stage. He and his wife, Alice Dunning Lingard, a former music hall dancer, first visited the United States in 1868 where a great deal of their material was published. They remained there for some time until they and their company travelled to Australia, New Zealand and the Far East.
The couple returned to England, where Alice died in 1897, to become firm favourites on tour. W.H. Lingard continued to work into his old age. It is not yet established whether they were related to the music hall singer, Nellie Lingard, possibly a daughter or niece.
. Of music hall interest is Sal and Methuselam (1866) music F.C. Sansom and published by British and American Pub. Co., London, England the front cover of which depicts Lingard.
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url15.gif William Horace Lingard (1838-1927) Biography by Foot Light Notes  
This list is arranged by composer and contains 13 works performed by Wm Horace Lingard who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg Upper Ten (1868), The George Bicknell W W Thornton (words)
H C Maguire (words)
W.H. Lingard (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Fifth Avenue (1868) William Horace Lingard Charles E Pratt (words)
W.H. Lingard (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Widow Brown (1868?) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg Young Widow (1869), The William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg Colonel Plantagenet N.G.S.N.Y (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg Drive to Gerome (1874), A William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg Happy Daddy (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg I Should'nt Like to Say (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg I'm Not a Gossip (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg Sailing in the Moonlight (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg  Five Times a Wife (?) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg How to Cure a Drunkard (?) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg Sal and Methuselam (1866) F.C. Sansom W.H. Lingard (perf.) wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 29 works by William Horace Lingard (1838-1927). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Italian Guinea Pig Boy 1866 H C Maguire (words)  wvicon.gif
As Through the Park I Go 1868  wvicon.gif
Bitter Beer 1868 Charles E Pratt (words)  Pub.
Bosom Friend, The 1868  Pub.
Captain Jinks 1868  Pub.
Everybody's Friend 1868  Pub.
Fifth Avenue 1868 Charles E Pratt (words)
W.H. Lingard (perf.)
 Pub.
Grecian Bend, The 1868  Pub.
My Bosom Friend (w&m) 1868  Pub.
On the Beach 1868 Alice Dunning Lingard (words)  wvicon.gif
On the Beach at Long Branch 1868 Charles E Pratt (words)  Pub.
Sergeant Cop 1868  Pub.
Widow Brown 1868? W.H. Lingard (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Dutch Onion Vender 1869  wvicon.gif
Funny Fellow, The 1869  wvicon.gif
Lady Killer, The 1869  Pub.
Par Excellence 1869  Pub.
Pluto Quadrille 1869  wvicon.gif
Pretty Alice schottische 1869 John Braham (words)
Alfred Lee (words)
 Pub.
Young Widow, The 1869 W.H. Lingard (perf.)  Pub.
Gay Masque Ball, The 1870 Charles E Pratt (words)  wvicon.gif
Colonel Plantagenet N.G.S.N.Y 1874 W.H. Lingard (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Drive to Gerome, A 1874 W.H. Lingard (perf.)  Pub.
Happy Daddy 1874 W.H. Lingard (perf.)  Pub.
I Should'nt Like to Say 1874 W.H. Lingard (perf.)  Pub.
I'm Not a Gossip 1874 W.H. Lingard (perf.)  Pub.
Sailing in the Moonlight 1874 W.H. Lingard (perf.)  Pub.
Five Times a Wife ? W.H. Lingard (perf.)  Pub.
How to Cure a Drunkard ? W.H. Lingard (perf.)  Pub.