(b Sheffield, 1863; d Babington, Som., 1951). Eng. pianist and composer. First woman to be invited to compose work for Phil. Soc. (Fantasia in G for pf. and orch. 1892) and said to be first pianist to give a recital entirely devoted to Eng. mus. Comp. 3 operas, 2 pf. concs.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.