Sargent, Malcom

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British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000622.0x0003c2

Malcolm Sargent was an English organist, composer, and choral and orchestral conductor. He was conductor of the BBC Symphony, 1950-57, and chief conductor of the London Promenade concerts. He was knighted in 1947.

From the description of Sir Malcolm Sargent letter and check received from H.J. Sharman, 1955. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 57182235

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creatorOf MS Mus. 1621. Rosenthal Correspondence. Vol. xiii (ff. 209). Reu – Sha.includes:f. 1. Harold David Rosenthal, writer on music: Rolf Reuter, opera director: Letter to Harold David Rosenthal from Rolf Reuter: 1965: Germ.ff. 2-17. Harold David Rose... British Library
referencedIn Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams: Photographs, 1955-1956 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
referencedIn I. Signed concert programmes; 1941-3, n.d. Two programmes for concerts by the Hallé Orchestra in Rochdale and one for a piano recital by Pouishnoff, with a sheet bearing further signatures. Printed. The names are listed in the index. Presented, c..., 1941-1943 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1175. Eugene Goossens Collection. Vol. v. Radhuber–Tibbett; 1899-1977. Includes a letter, dated 1899, from Camille Saint-Saëns to an unidentified woman, and a letter to Pamela Main dated 1977.ff. 199. 295 x 224mm.includes:f. 1 Sir Aynsl..., 1899-1977 British Library
referencedIn Jascha Heifetz Collection, 1911-1972 Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries
referencedIn Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, 1873-1997, (bulk 1920-1990) Music Division Library of Congress
referencedIn W. S. (William Schwenck) Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan photographic postcards, ca. 1880-2000. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
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 Correspondence concerning the Kathleen Ferrier fund; 1957-60 (ff. ii + 12).includes:ff. 1-12 Kathleen Mary Ferrier, contralto: Sir Harold Malcolm Watts Sargent, conductor: Hamish Hamilton, publisher: George Baker, singer; Hon. Secretary of the Phil..., 1957-1960 British Library
referencedIn Correspondence concerning concert halls, relating to the use by the Society of the Queen’s Hall (1918), the Royal Albert Hall (1950-51) and the Royal Festival Hall (1952-56); 1918, 1950-56.ff. 109. Various sizes.includes:ff. 1-2 Robert Humphreys, m..., 1918-1956 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XI (ff. 160). 1934 -1951, n.d.includes:ff. 1-5, 21 Alec Plumpton, conductor and teacher: Letters, etc., to R. Quilter: 1934-1935: Signed. Partly printed.f. 8 W. Dunn Black, accompanist: Letter to R. Quilter,: 1934: Signed.ff. 9-11v Sir Ha..., 1934-1951 British Library
referencedIn 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
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 ELISABETH LUTYENS CORRESPONDENCE: letters written to the composer Elisabeth Lutyens; 1922-1973. Arranged alphabetically by correspondent. The writers include Ernest Ansermet, Sir Adrian Boult, Edward J. Dent (partly to Edwin Evans), John Ireland (par..., 1922-1973 British Library
creatorOf FOULDS COLLECTION. Vol. XIV. Correspondence and papers of and relating to Foulds; 1905-1957. Partly typewritten. ff. 111. Contents: 1. ff. 1-95. Correspondence of and relating to Foulds, chiefly letters to him; 1905-1957. 2. ff. 96-111. Classified bi..., 1905-1957 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 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
creatorOf 1918-65.ff. ii + 656 + 45* + 45**. 236 x 190mm.includes:f. 14, 15v, 19v Arthur Hinton, composer: Signed as present at general meetings of the Royal Philharmonic Society: 1913, 1918-19.ff. 14, 15, 23, 26v, 35v, 53v, 58v Howard Ellis Carr, composer..., 1918-1965 British Library
creatorOf SUPPLEMENTARY ABERCONWAY PAPERS. Vol. II A (ff. 130.) 1. Letters from: Maurice Baring, 1921: -John Christie, 1939: -C.B. Cochran, 1927: -Ada Leverson, 1927, n.d.: -Andrée and Dugald Sutherland Maccoll, 1945-1948: -A.E.W. Mason, 1927?, 1939?: -S..., 1911-1956 British Library
creatorOf Correspondence relating to the autograph manuscripts of Ralph Vaughan Williams, 1958-1999 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 ROYAL MUSICAL ASSOCIATION PAPERS. Vol. li (ff. 213). Sadie – Southern California University.includes:ff. 1-12 Stanley Sadie, musicologist: Letters to Royal Musical Association: 1955-1969: Partly signed.f. 13 W. Bruce Salmon, MBE: Letter to Royal ... British Library
creatorOf Sargent, Malcolm, Sir, 1895-1967. Sir Malcolm Sargent letter and check received from H.J. Sharman, 1955. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
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
creatorOf WOOD PAPERS. Vol. III (ff. 199). Correspondence; 1897-1967. Contents: 1. ff. 1-94. Mrs Rosa Newmarch and her daughter Elsie; 1897-1959, n.d. 2. ff. 95-126. Sergei Rachmaninoff and Sophie Satin; 1922-1949. 3. ff. 127-138. Mrs Muriel Saleeby; 1940-1954..., 1897-1967 British Library
creatorOf Todd, Richard, 1919-. Draft script for BBC radio documentary 'The Eileen Joyce story', 1960 [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams: Photographs, 1951-1952 British Library
creatorOf A. Letters to the conductor and composer Leslie Heward (b.1897, d.1943) and his widow Leonore; 1935-47, n.d. Arranged alphabetically; the correspondents are listed in the index. Purchased at Sotheby’s, 1 Dec. 1995 (lot 182).ff. 1-74.Leslie Hays Hewar..., 1935-1947 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
creatorOf FOULDS COLLECTION. Vol. X. 'A World Requiem', for soli, chorus, orchestra and organ, op. 60 (text from the Bible, the Requiem Mass, the Benedicite, Kabir, John Bunyan and Maud MacCarthy); 1920-1965, n.d. Full score and associated materials. The score..., 1920-1965 British Library
referencedIn Bookspan, Martin. WQXR great artists series, 1949-1983 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Ralph Vaughan Williams: Correspondence, 1958 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 956. William Glock Collection. Vol. xiv. Sargent–Stravinsky; 1944-1998, n.d. ff. 135. 330 x 255mm.includes:ff. 1-20 Sir William Frederick Glock, Kt.; music critic and administrator: Sir Harold Malcolm Watts Sargent, conductor: Letters t..., 1944-1998 British Library
referencedIn 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 MS Mus. 939. O’Neill Papers. Vol. x. Adine O’Neill’s autograph album; 1891-1938. Includes musical quotations. All identifiable names are included in the index to this catalogue.ff. 63. 209 x 145mm. Black leather binding with stamped initials and two ..., 1891-1938 British Library
creatorOf 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
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associatedWith Pfeiffer, John, 1920- person
associatedWith Sharman, H. J., person
associatedWith Slonimsky, Nicolas, 1894-1995 person
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Birth 1895-04-29

Death 1967-10-03

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