Birtwistle, Harrison

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British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000543.0x00018f

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creatorOf Birtwistle, Harrison. [Unidentified work / Harrison Birtwistle]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, 1873-1997, (bulk 1920-1990) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf MS Mus. 967. William Glock Collection. Vol. xxv. Photographs of musicians; 1925-1965, n.d. Arranged alphabetically. Also included are photographs of the Bryanston Summer School of Music (ff. 200-204), Dartington Summer School of Music (ff. 205-224) a..., 1925-1965 British Library
creatorOf Orpheus: a lyric tragedy, 1973 British Library
creatorOf Vol. i (ff. 139). Abrahamsen -Martland.includes:f. 1 Art. Portraits: Hans Abrahamsen, composer: Photograph of H. Abrahamsen with M. Vyner: 1982.ff. 2-4 Hans Abrahamsen, composer: Letters to M. Vyner from Hans Abrahamsen: 1985-1987: Partly signed... British Library
referencedIn Aaron Copland Collection, 1841-1991, (bulk 1911-1990) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf Birtwistle, Harrison. Punch and Judy : a tragical comedy or a comical tragedy : opera in one act : typescript / music [by] Harrison Birtwistle ; text [by] Stephen Pruslin. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Birtwistle, Harrison. Silbury air / Harrison Birtwistle. Library of Congress
creatorOf 'SECRET THEATRE': by Harrison Birtwistle; 1984. Autograph draft and sketches, with a copy of the published full score. Written in pencil, annotated in red and green crayon, on bifolia ruled with staves on one side only, so that the text runs from the..., 1984 British Library
creatorOf MAXWELL DAVIES MANUSCRIPTS. Vol. cxciv. Miscellaneous sketches and drafts. In two envelopes marked ‘1.) Counterpoint Exercise – University – 2.) Analysis’ and ‘Sketches – 1.) Piece for Two Pianos, 1968 – 2.) Late 60’s Sketches – 3.) Machaut Arrangeme... British Library
referencedIn Harrison Birtwistle collection [ca. 2002-ongoing]. Museum of Performance & Design
creatorOf Aitken–Boys, 1941-1999 British Library
creatorOf Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Continuing Education Dept. Lectures : video and sound recordings collection, 1987-[ongoing]. Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Rosenthal Archives
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associatedWith Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Continuing Education Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 person
associatedWith Library of Congress. Serge Koussevitzky Music Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith National Theatre (Great Britain) corporateBody
associatedWith Pruslin, Stephen. person
associatedWith Slonimsky, Nicolas, 1894-1995 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Instrumental ensembles--Scores
Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) with instrumental ensemble--Scores and parts
Dramatic music


Birth 1934-07-15




Ark ID: w6j96rc6

SNAC ID: 70518984