1811–1890

Introduction

Born: May 7, 1811, Kid­der­min­ster, Wor­ces­ter­shire, Eng­land.

Died: Ju­ly 6, 1890, West­min­ster, Eng­land.

Buried: Bromp­ton Ce­me­te­ry, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Biography

Helmore was ed­u­cat­ed at Mag­da­len Col­lege, Oxf­ord (BA 1840, MA 1845).

He was or­dained in the Ang­li­can church and be­came vice-prin­ci­pal and pre­cen­tor at St. Mark’s Col­lege, Chel­sea, where he served 35 years. In 1846, he was ap­point­ed mas­ter of the cho­ris­ters in the Cha­pel Royal, St. James, where Ar­thur Sul­li­van was one of his pu­pils.

Publications

Sources

Music

Help Needed

If you know where to get a good pho­to of Hel­more (head-and-shoul­ders, at least 200×300 pix­els), would you ?