William Wolstenholme

William Wolstenholme

  • Born
    24th February 1865
  • Died
    23rd July 1931
  • Birthplace
    Blackburn, Lancashire, England
William Wolstenholme was an English composer and organist. Wolstenholme was the first blind musician to take the degree since John Stanley. He was a close friend of the other noted blind organist Alfred Hollins and was also well known as a recitalist. Wolstenholme's devoted sister Maud acted as his secretary and amanuensis for most of his life.