Haddock, George


Violinist; born at Killingbeck, near Leeds. He studied violin under Joseph Bywater, at Leeds, in 1846 going to London, where he studied under Vieuxtemps and Molique. He taught and organized concerts at Bradford, then went to Leeds, where he became a very popular teacher. He wrote Popular School for the Violin, and other technical works. His collection of old violins and violoncellos is very fine.