Wm. Horace Lingard (1838-1927)
Last updated: 07.04.21
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 songs sung 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
         
sm15.gif Upper Ten (1868), The George Bicknell W W Thornton (words)
H C Maguire (words)
W.H. Lingard (sung by)
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sm15.gif Colonel Plantagenet N.G.S.N.Y (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Drive to Gerome (1874), A William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Fifth Avenue (1868) William Horace Lingard Charles E Pratt (words)
W.H. Lingard (sung by)
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sm15.gif Five Times a Wife (?) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Happy Daddy (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif How to Cure a Drunkard (?) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Should'nt Like to Say (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I'm Not a Gossip (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Sailing in the Moonlight (1874) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif  Widow Brown (1868?) William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Young Widow (1869), The William Horace Lingard W.H. Lingard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Sal and Methuselam (1866) F.C. Sansom W.H. Lingard (sung by) 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)  wvicon.gif
Bosom Friend, The 1868  wvicon.gif
Captain Jinks 1868  wvicon.gif
Everybody's Friend 1868  wvicon.gif
Fifth Avenue 1868 Charles E Pratt (words)
W.H. Lingard (sung by)
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Grecian Bend, The 1868  wvicon.gif
My Bosom Friend (w&m) 1868  wvicon.gif
On the Beach 1868 Alice Dunning Lingard (words)  wvicon.gif
On the Beach at Long Branch 1868 Charles E Pratt (words)  wvicon.gif
Sergeant Cop 1868  wvicon.gif
Widow Brown 1868? W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
Dutch Onion Vender 1869  wvicon.gif
Funny Fellow, The 1869  wvicon.gif
Lady Killer, The 1869  wvicon.gif
Par Excellence 1869  wvicon.gif
Pluto Quadrille 1869  wvicon.gif
Pretty Alice schottische 1869 John Braham (words)
Alfred Lee (words)
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Young Widow, The 1869 W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
Gay Masque Ball, The 1870 Charles E Pratt (words)  wvicon.gif
Colonel Plantagenet N.G.S.N.Y 1874 W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
Drive to Gerome, A 1874 W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
Happy Daddy 1874 W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
I Should'nt Like to Say 1874 W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
I'm Not a Gossip 1874 W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
Sailing in the Moonlight 1874 W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
Five Times a Wife ? W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif
How to Cure a Drunkard ? W.H. Lingard (sung by)  wvicon.gif