Thomas Aptommas

Thomas Thomas known by his Welsh surname Aptommas (1829-1913) was a Welsh harpist and composer-arranger.

He was born in Bridgend, a younger brother of the more famous John Thomas (Pencerdd Gwalia). He performed in America with Louis Moreau Gottschalk and Henriette Behrend.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1829 (Bridgend County Borough), Died 1913

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-25295 10-in. 5/9/1921 Tarantelle Alberto Salvi Harp solo composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Aptommas, Thomas," accessed October 22, 2020,

Aptommas, Thomas. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from

"Aptommas, Thomas." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

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