Barbirolli, John, 1899-1970

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English conductor.

From the description of Typewritten letters signed (2) and postcard signed, dated : Brighton & Hove (Sussex), 7 August 1937, and [n.p.], 18 and 28 April 1938, to Mrs. [Melbert B.] Cary, 1937 Aug. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270671906

From the description of Autograph letter signed and postcard signed, dated : Dearborn, Mich., 14 May 1938, and Brighton & Hove (Sussex), 16 August 1938, to Harry Harkness Flagler, 1938 May 14 and 1938 Aug. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270671911

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referencedIn Spelman, Timothy, 1891-1970. Autograph letter signed, dated : Harrison, N.Y. Mar. 12 1937, to Harry Harkness Flagler, 1937 Mar. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Barbirolli, John, Sir, 1899-1970. Typewritten letters signed (2) and postcard signed, dated : Brighton & Hove (Sussex), 7 August 1937, and [n.p.], 18 and 28 April 1938, to Mrs. [Melbert B.] Cary, 1937 Aug. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams: Photographs, 1955-1956 British Library
referencedIn Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1954-57 (ff. 167).includes:f. 1 Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky, composer: Royal Philharmonic Society: Chappell and Co; music publishers: Card relative to the press tickets allocation for the Stravinsky conce..., 1954-1957 British Library
creatorOf Alan Fluck collection. Concert programmes, 1943-1950 British Library
referencedIn Loos, Armin. The Armin Loos papers, 1918-1979 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Corelli, Arcangelo, 1653-1713. Concerto per orchestra d'archi : fatto sopra le sonate di violino / di Corelli ; [arr.] Barbirolli. Westminster Choir College of Rider University, Talbott Library
creatorOf Barbirolli, John, Sir, 1899-1970. [Letter to] A.J. [i.e. Arthur Judson] / J. Barbirolli. Westminster Choir College of Rider University, Talbott Library
referencedIn Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, 1873-1997, (bulk 1920-1990) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Ralph Vaughan Williams: Correspondence, 1956-1957 British Library
referencedIn EDMUND RUBBRA. Vol. I (ff. 64). Pencil full score; dated 11 Oct. 1948 (f. 63).Charles Edmund Rubbra, composer: Sir John Battista Barbirolli, conductor: Full scores of Symphony no. 5 in B flat, op. 63 by Charles Edmund Rubbra, dedicated to Sir John Ba... British Library
referencedIn New York Philharmonic collection of broadcast concerts [sound recording], 1934-1955 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
referencedIn Correspondence concerning special concert series; 1950-56.ff. 202. largest size 330 x 240mm.As follows:—1. ff. 1-37. Festival of Britain, 1951; 1950-52. With audited accounts for the whole series, and separate balance sheet for the concert of 7 June ..., 1950-1956 British Library
referencedIn Jascha Heifetz Collection, 1911-1972 Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries
creatorOf Ralph Vaughan Williams: Correspondence, 1957-1958 British Library
creatorOf Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1951 (ff. 197).includes:f. 1 Emmie M. Tillett, née Bass; of Ibbs and Tillett: Redvers Llewellyn, musician: Alan J. Kirby, OBE; conductor; Secretary, Royal Philharmonic Society: Letter to Alan J. Kirby fro..., 1951 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1171. Eugene Goossens Collection. Vol. i. Accademia–Cockshott; 1929-1962, n.d.ff. 194. 295 x 260mm.includes:f. 1 Sir Aynsley Eugene Goossens, conductor and composer: Sammartino, of the Accademia di Santa Cecilia: Letter to Sir Aynsley Eu..., 1929-1962 British Library
referencedIn ‘Original letters’: Tabb – Vert (ff. 269); 1821-1913, 1950-53, n.d.includes:f. 1 Richard Prestridge Valentine Tabb, cellist: William Hayman Cummings, Mus.D: Letter to William Hayman Cummings from Richard Prestridge Valentine Tabb: circa 1908.f. 2 ..., 1821-1953 British Library
creatorOf Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1952-53 (ff. 233).includes:f. 1 Sir John Battista Barbirolli, conductor: Royal Philharmonic Society: Emmie M. Tillett, née Bass; of Ibbs and Tillett: Edith Warburton, assistant secretary, Hallé Concert So..., 1952-1953 British Library
creatorOf ROYAL MUSICAL ASSOCIATION PAPERS. Vol. xxix (147). Babb – Barnett.includes:f. 1 J. W. Babb: Letter to Royal Musical Association: circa 1960: Signed. ff. 2-11 Paul Badura-Skoda, pianist: Letters to Royal Musical Association from Paul Badura-Skoda: 195... British Library
referencedIn Achron, Isidor, 1892-1948. The Isidor Achron papers, 1922-1989 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf BOULT PAPERS: (SERIES II) Vol. l a. ‘A Letter from his Friends at Maida Vale’; 15 July 1950. Comprising letters, tributes, signatures, telegram and a photograph. Printed letter followed by numerous signatures.ff. 31. 272 x 218mm. Bound in black leath... British Library
referencedIn Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1960 (ff. 147).includes:f. 1 Charles Edmund Rubbra, composer: Sylvia C. East, Hon. Secretary, The Henry Wood National Memorial Trust: Letter to Sylvia C. East from Charles Edmund Rubbra: 1960.f. 2 Sylvi..., 1960 British Library
referencedIn Musicians and composers : letters, 1937-1981. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Barbirolli, John, Sir, 1899-1970. [Letter to] A.J. [i.e. Arthur Judson] / J. Barbirolli. Westminster Choir College of Rider University, Talbott Library
referencedIn Festspillene i Bergen collection [sound recording] = Bergen Festival collection, 1955-1966 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Ralph Vaughan Williams: Correspondence, 1954-1955 British Library
creatorOf Correspondence concerning the Ritson-Smith fund; 1957 (ff. 84).includes:f. 1 Myers Foggin, musician and conductor: George Baker, singer; Hon. Secretary of the Philharmonic Society: Miss Margaret Ritson Smith, daughter of David Ritson Smith: David R..., 1957 British Library
referencedIn Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams: Photographs, 1938-1950 British Library
referencedIn Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1849, 1868, 1914-45 (ff. 215).includes:ff. 2-3 William Ward, 11th Baron Ward; 1st Earl of Dudley: Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen, composer: Stanley Lucas, Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Letter to Stanley Luca..., 1849-1945 British Library
creatorOf BERNARD STEVENS COLLECTION. Vol. LXXXIV. General correspondence; 1940-1982, n.d. ff. 233. British Library arrangement.Bertha Stevens, wife of Bernard Stevens: Letters to Bertha Stevens: 1949-1984, n.d.includes:f. 1 Gordon Percival Septimus Jacob, c..., 1940-1982 British Library
referencedIn Loos, Armin. The Armin Loos papers, 1918-1979 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1120. Signature book presented to John Mewburn Levien; [1930]. J. M. Levien was Secretary of the Royal Philharmonic Society from 1918 to 1929, and this book was presented to him on his retirement from office by Sir Edward Elgar, together wi..., 1930 British Library
referencedIn ‘PETER WARLOCK’: Serenade for strings; 1925. Arrangement for piano solo by Sir John Barbirolli. Autograph of Barbirolli, in ink. Bound with the first proofs of the printed score and parts for the same work, marked with corrections and a dedication to..., 1925 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1609. Rosenthal Correspondence. Vol. i (ff. 211). A -Bony.includes:f. 1 Harold David Rosenthal, writer on music: Licia Albanese, singer: Letter to Harold David Rosenthal from Licia Albanese: 1945: Typewritten, signed.ff. 2-3 Harold Davi... British Library
referencedIn H. JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: chorale prelude, ‘Wenn wir in höchsten Nöthen sein’, BWV668a, arranged for 4 horns, trumpet, violas, ’cellos and bass by Sir John Barbirolli; dated 15 Feb. 1941 (f. 72v). Autograph of Barbirolli, written in pencil, with a de... British Library
creatorOf Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1946-48 (ff. 187).includes:f. 1 Robert Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon; Prime Minister: Sergei Sergeevich Prokofiev, composer: Keith Douglas, Secretary, Royal Philharmonic Society: J. N. Henderson, of the ..., 1946-1948 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 287. LETTERS TO IRIS LEMARE; 1928-97, n.d. Vol. i. A – T.ff. 120. Largest size 297 x 212mm.includes:ff. 1-2 Sir Hugh Percy Allen, organist and administrator: Letter to I. Lemare: 1938: Autogr.ff. 3-4 Sir Thomas Henry Wait Armstrong, Princ..., 1928-1997 British Library
creatorOf Sterner, Albert, 1863-1946. Albert and Marie Sterner letters received, 1899-1945. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bookspan, Martin. WQXR great artists series, 1949-1983 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Haverlin, Carl, 1899-1985,. Rare books, letters, and documents, 1778-1985. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Ursula Vaughan Williams correspondence: Abravanel-Cruft, 1958-2001 British Library
creatorOf New York Philharmonic. Collection of broadcast concerts [sound recording], 1934-1955. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1958-59 (ff. 256).includes:f. 1 Leslie Regan, Secretary, Royal Philharmonic Society: Frederick Woodhouse, singer: T. Frost, Education Officer, Borough of Barking: Letter to Leslie Regan from T. Frost rel...., 1958-1959 British Library
referencedIn CURZON COLLECTION. Vol. CX. Beethoven; 1932-1978. See also Add. 64978. ff. 145. Largest size 350 x 240mm. 1. ff. 1-3v. Sonata in C minor, op. 13 ('Pathètique'); circa 1934. 2. ff. 4-20. Sonata in C sharp minor, op. 27, no. 2 ('Moonlight'); 1932-1946,..., 1932-1978 British Library
referencedIn Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams: Photographs, 1951-1952 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1593. Barbirolli and Rubbra Manuscripts: Excerpts from the theatre music of Henry Purcell arranged as a suite by John Barbirolli, and ‘Reverie’ for violin and piano by Edmund Rubbra; [circa 1937, after 1920]. 1. ff. 1-14. ‘Suite for strings..., 1920-1942 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 933. O’Neill Papers. Vol. iv. Letters and other papers relating to the deaths of Norman O’Neill, Adine O’Neill and Frederick Delius; 1934, 1947. Letters arranged alphabetically, with unidentified correspondents at the end of each sequence...., 1934-1947 British Library
creatorOf WOOD PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. 212). Correspondence; [1896]-1971, n.d. Some French. Contents: 1. ff. 1-36. Correspondence of Sir Henry and Lady Jessie Wood, chiefly with each other and with members of Sir Henry's family; [1896]-1971. 2. ff. 37-57. Jeanne A..., 1896-1971 British Library
creatorOf Reisenberg, Nadia. Papers, 1913-1983. University of Maryland Libraries, UMD Libraries
referencedIn The Isidor Achron Papers, 1922-1989 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams: Photographs, 1953-1954 British Library
creatorOf Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1949 (ff. 240).includes:ff. 1-2 Alan A. Dobson, poet: Alan J. Kirby, OBE; conductor; Secretary, Royal Philharmonic Society: Letter to Alan J. Kirby from Alan A. Dobson: 1949.f. 3 Ralph Vaughan Williams,..., 1949 British Library
creatorOf Correspondence files: concerts and general; 1950 (ff. 153).includes:f. 1 Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Baronet; conductor: Ernest John Moeran, composer: Alan J. Kirby, OBE; conductor; Secretary, Royal Philharmonic Society: Letter to Alan J. Kirby from Er..., 1950 British Library
referencedIn The Armin Loos Papers, 1918-1979 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
creatorOf Norske informasjonstjeneste i Amerika. Festspillene i Bergen collection [sound recording] = Bergen Festival collection, 1955-1966. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Original letters: supplementary volume.ff. 265.1. ff. 1-15. Correspondence of William Watts (secretary of the Philharmonic Society 1815-47); 1816-26, n.d. Included are letters from J. H. Griesbach, Henry Smart and Thomas Lindsay Willman. With a lette..., 1816-1976 British Library
referencedIn EDMUND RUBBRA. Vol. II (ff. i+58). Ink full score; composed ‘August 1947-November 1948'. Dedication (ff. 2, 3) to Sir John Barbirolli, who conducted performances by the Hallé Orchestra in Manchester on 26 and 27 April 1950.Charles Edmund Rubbra, comp... British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 202. ALICK MACLEAN COLLECTION. Vol. xxxv. Correspondence; 1935-70, n.d.ff. 154.includes:ff. 1-2 Marguerite Hénon, singer: Letter to Alick Maclean: 1935: Typewritten, signed.ff. 4-5, 7-8 Alick John Sidney Cotton, grandson of Alick Maclean:..., 1935-1970 British Library
referencedIn Joseph Schillinger collection of noncommercial recordings, 1937-1943 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
referencedIn RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS. Vol. I. 'Symphony in D minor' No. 8; [1953-1955, minor revisions 1956, see Kennedy]. Full score. Ink with pencil corrections and blue and red crayon markings, 'dedicated to John Barbirolli'. Folio i is signed by the participan..., 1953-1956 British Library
creatorOf RUTLAND BOUGHTON CORRESPONDENCE. Vol. I (ff. 186). A-Scott, including:-(a) Frederic Austin; 1915, 1924. Partly signed. F. 1 printed, in part, by Hurd, on p. 56. ff. 1-4;-(b) Granville Bantock; 1913-1946. Partly signed. F. 7 printed on pp. 43-4. ff...., 1913-1954 British Library
referencedIn Charities Advisory Service. Correspondence with Eugene Ormandy, 1970. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Aitken–Boys, 1941-1999 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1639. Vol. xiv. Adams-Olga Cohen.ff. 232. 300 x 260mmincludes:ff. 2-3r. Harriet Cohen, CBE; pianist: F. P. Adams: Letter from F. P. Adams to Harriet Cohen: 1932.ff. 4-5r. Harriet Cohen, CBE; pianist: Jacobo Maria del Pilar Carlos Manuel F... British Library
creatorOf Barbirolli, John, Sir, 1899-1970. Autograph letter signed and postcard signed, dated : Dearborn, Mich., 14 May 1938, and Brighton & Hove (Sussex), 16 August 1938, to Harry Harkness Flagler, 1938 May 14 and 1938 Aug. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf CECIL GRAY PAPERS. Vol. XXIX (ff. 126). 1. ff. 1-90. Correspondence with Messrs. Chappell & Co. relating to the printing of these works; 1952-1956. 2. ff. 91-126. Acknowledgements from various individuals who were sent copies of these publications; 1..., 1952-1957 British Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Achron, Isidor, 1892-1948. person
associatedWith Armin Loos person
associatedWith Cary, Mary Flagler, person
associatedWith Charities Advisory Service. corporateBody
associatedWith Corelli, Arcangelo, 1653-1713. person
associatedWith Flagler, Harry Harkness, person
associatedWith Haverlin, Carl, 1899-1985, person
associatedWith Judson, Arthur, 1881-1975. person
associatedWith Loos, Armin. person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith New York Philharmonic. corporateBody
associatedWith Norske informasjonstjeneste i Amerika. corporateBody
associatedWith Pfeiffer, John, 1920- person
associatedWith Reisenberg, Nadia. person
associatedWith Schillinger, Joseph, 1895-1943 person
associatedWith Slonimsky, Nicolas, 1894-1995 person
associatedWith Spelman, Timothy, 1891-1970. person
associatedWith Sterner, Albert, 1863-1946. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Royaumont, Seine-et-Oise
Bournemouth, Hampshire
Westminster, Middlesex
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Conductor
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Birth 1899-12-02

Death 1970-07-29

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