William Henry Bell

  • Born
    20th August 1873
  • Died
    13th April 1946
  • Birthplace
    St Albans, England
William Henry Bell, known largely by his initials, W H Bell, was an English composer, conductor and lecturer. Bell was born in St Albans and studied in London at the Royal Academy of Music with Frederick Corder, and with Charles Villiers Stanford at the Royal College of Music. He mainly made his living as an organist and lecturer; he was Professor of Harmony at the Royal Academy of Music, where he taught from 1903 to 1912.