Sir Malcolm Sargent
Sir Harold Malcolm Watts Sargent
Profile of the performer Sir Malcolm Sargent:
Born April 29, 1895, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.
Died October 3, 1967, London.
English conductor who, as Britain's self-styled 'ambassador of music' toured throughout the world.
Knighted in 1947, so any recording that credits "Sir" Malcolm Sargent are after this date. Many shellac releases credit "Dr." Malcolm Sargent, a title earned from Durham.