It is now nineteen years since I first saw Coleridge-Taylor.
Fortunate was Coleridge-Taylor to be born in Europe and to speak a universal tongue.
Coleridge-Taylor's life work was not finished,—it was but well begun.
Deep as was the primal tragedy in the life of Coleridge-Taylor, there lay another still deeper.
Mr. Coleridge-Taylor has had a very rapid success with his "Hiawatha" music, whether of a more lasting kind remains to be proved.