February 6, 1874, Resolven, Glamorganshire, Wales.

May 17, 1948, Rhosllannerchrugog (near Wrexham), Wales.

Evans attended University College in Cardiff, Wales, and received his Doctor of Music degree from Oxford University. He played the organ at the Jewin Street Welsh Presbyterian Church, London; was a professor of music at University College (1903–39), and was editor of Y Cerddor. He also conducted the well known Welsh singing festivals (Cymafa Ganu) originated by John Roberts, and served as judge at the National Eisteddfod. His works include:

  1. Charterhouse
  2. Erfyniad
  3. Lucerna Laudoniae
  4. Madrid
  5. Ton-Mân