Alcock, Walter G. (Walter Galpin), 1861-1947

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Epithet: organist and composer

Title: Knight

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001149.0x0000c7

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referencedIn Vol. XII includes letters addressed to Thomas Lea Southgate, Mus.D. (f. 57), Alfred Henry Littleton (ff. 59, 65, 69) and John South Shedlock (ff. 90-97, 101-104).includes:ff. 1-3 Thomas Case, Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford: Letter to F. G... British Library
creatorOf New Cathedral Psalter Chants, approximately 1909 British 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
creatorOf Recommendations; 1898-1949. All entered on printed forms.ff. 192. 240 x 193mm.As follows:—1. ff. 1-7. For membership; 1923-24, 1949, n.d.2. ff. 8-192. For associateship; 1898, 1902-11, 1916, 1919, 1923-25, 1938, 1943, n.d.includes:f. 1 Theodore Hol..., 1898-1949 British Library
creatorOf BRITISH MUSIC MANUSCRIPTS. Vol. I (ff. ii+24). Sir Walter Galpin Alcock: 'When the Lord turned again the captivity of Zion' (f. 1), anthem for bass solo, semi-chorus, chorus and orchestra, with organ; Mar. 1912 (f. 24). Words from Psalm 126. Composed... British Library
creatorOf WALTER ALCOCK NOTEBOOKS: containing counterpoint and composition exercises for Arthur Sullivan and, at the end of each book reversed, harmony exercises for John Stainer; 1876-1878. Autograph, mainly in ink, with corrections by Sullivan and Stainer. W..., 1876-1878 British Library
creatorOf LETTERS OF MUSICIANS AND MUSICOLOGISTS: letters to Cecil B. Oldman and Rupert Erlebach relating to the Proceedings Committee of the Royal Musical Association from musicians and musicologists; 1936-1951. Correspondents include Charles van den Borren, ..., 1936-1951 British Library
referencedIn EDWARDS PAPERS. Vol. XIII (1). (ff. 37.) Miscellaneous papers, musical extracts, etc. As follows.-(1) Proof-slips of a biographical article on Friedrich Matemus Niecks, Reid Professor of Music at Edinburgh, published in the Musical Times, Sept. 1899..., 1909 British Library
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Birth 1861-12-29

Death 1947-09-11



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