HENRY THOMAS SMART (1813 - 1879)
A grandson of the publisher George Smart and son of the violinist and piano manufacturer Henry Smart, Henry Thomas Smart showed an early interest in organ construction. He served as organist in Blackburn, St Philip's, Regent Street, St Luke's, Old Street and St Pancras, Euston Road. His compositions included works for organ and church settings, in addition to secular cantatas. He is remembered largely for a group of hymn-tunes.