stonemason and musician
19 Jan. 1826
, parish of
He studied music when he was quite young and was only 12 years old when he won a prize for a hymn-tune. Two hymn-tunes by him appeared in
); two others, together with his harmonization of ‘
Y Delyn Aur
,’ were also published. He is said to have left much unpublished music in manuscript. He d.
30 July 1884
Cnwch Coch, Cards.
, and was buried in
M. O. Jones
Bywgraffiaeth Cerddorion Cymreig
Robert David Griffith, M.A., (1877-1958), Old Colwyn