|Short Name:||David Evans|
|Full Name:||Evans, David, 1874-1948|
David Evans (b. Resolven, Glamorganshire, Wales, 1874; d. Rosllannerchrugog, Denbighshire, Wales, 1948) was an important leader in Welsh church music. Educated at Arnold College, Swansea, and at University College, Cardiff, he received a doctorate in music from Oxford University. His longest professional post was as professor of music at University College in Cardiff (1903-1939), where he organized a large music department. He was also a well-known and respected judge at Welsh hymn-singing festivals and a composer of many orchestral and choral works, anthems, service music, and hymn tunes.
|Texts by David Evans (2)||As||Instances|
|I weave you a rhyme for Christmas time||David Evans (Author)||3|
|O Son of man, our hero strong and tender||David Evans (Author)||1|