Berkeley, Lennox, 1903-1989

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creatorOf SIR LENNOX BERKELEY: Suite for Harpsichord; Paris, May-June 1930. Autograph and copy. Dedicated to Vere Pilkington. Sold at Sotheby's, 29 May 1986, lot 347. Purchased from Richard Macnutt Ltd., 10 June 1986. Paper; ff. 16. 345 x 265mm.; 310 x 250mm. British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1529. Michael Hurd Papers: Letters from correspondents Bantock-Craig; 1948-1980, n.d.ff. 183. 298 x 212mm.includes:f. 1 Michael Hurd, composer and author: Lady Helen Bantock, née von Schweitzer; poet and artist; wife of the composer G Ban..., 1948-1980 British Library
creatorOf Berkeley, Lennox, 1903-. Mazurka / Lennox Berkeley. University of Sheffield, Sheffield University
creatorOf CURZON COLLECTION. Vol. XIX (ff. 62). Works for solo piano. 1. ff. 1-11v. Four concert studies, op. 14/1, set 1 (London: Schott, 1940). Annotations to nos. 2 and 3 only. 2. ff. 12-62v. Sonata, op. 20. Two copies: -(i) Manuscript, in various hands; 1..., 1945 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
creatorOf Alport Papers. Vol. I. Various correspondence and papers; 1922-1970, n.d.Contents:1. Letters received; 1931-1970, n.d.. Includes autograph letters from W. H. Auden, Lennox Berkeley, Robert Buhler, Harold Ede, T. S. Eliot, Derek Hill, Ivon Hitchens,..., 1922-1970 British Library
creatorOf Berkeley, Lennox, 1903-1989. Five poems by Walter de la Mare / [music by] Lennox Berkeley. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf MS Mus. 1700. The Friends of Pierre Bernac Papers. Papers and correspondence relating to the formation and dissolution of the Friends of Pierre Bernac, and to the publication of sound recordings; 1979-2003.ff. 207. Largest size 340 x 265mm.1. ff. 1-2..., 1979-2003 British Library
creatorOf MACNAGHTEN CONCERTS COLLECTION. Vol. XVIII (ff. 183+iii). Correspondence, etc.: 1. ff. 1-38. Letters to Edwin Evans from Lennox Berkeley, Lord Berners, Gustav Holst, Geoffrey and J. M. Keynes, Constant Lambert, Ethel Smyth, Ralph Vaughan Williams and..., 1930-1976 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 Askwith, Betty, 1909-1995. Betty Askwith collection, 1916-1981. Boston University. School of Medicine
creatorOf Berkeley, Lennox, 1903-1989. [Letter] 1951, December 9, London [to] Miss Engel / Lennox Berkeley. Northwestern University
creatorOf SUPPLEMENTARY HARROD PAPERS. Vol. XI (ff. 201). Messages of congratulation on the occasion of Sir R. F. Harrod's knighthood; 1959.includes:f. 14 John Ernest Allen, writer on economics: Letter to Sir Roy Forbes Harrod from John Ernest Allen: 1959: S..., 1959 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 Mangan, John (John R.), 1965-. Guitar students of Larry Almeida and Aaron Shearer [sound recording]. University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
creatorOf SIR LENNOX BERKELEY. Vol. II. 'Concerto for Guitar and Chamber Orchestra, op. 89' [recte op. 88]; 1974. With pencil annotations. Miniature score published Chester Music [1977], reduction for cello and piano (cello part ed. Julian Bream) published [19..., 1974 British Library
creatorOf Berkeley, Lennox, 1903-1989. Concerto for 'cello & orchestra / Lennox Berkeley ; arrangement for 'cello and piano. University of North Carolina at Greensboro, University Libraries, UNCG University Libraries
creatorOf Vol. IV (ff. 215). A-F.includes:ff. 2-15 John Mervin Addison, composer: Correspondence with E. Chapman of John Mervin Addison: 1950-1959: Partly typewritten copies and signed.ff. 16, 17 Richard Anthony Sayer Arnell, composer: Letters to E. Chapma... British Library
creatorOf Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Les illuminations [microform] : op. 18 : soprano or tenor solo & string orchestra / Benjamin Britten ; words by Arthur Rimbaud. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Correspondence concerning membership, etc.; 1951-59 (ff. 188).includes:f. 1 Sir William Turner Walton, OM; composer: Alan J. Kirby, OBE; conductor; Secretary, Royal Philharmonic Society: Letter to Sir William Turner Walton from Alan J. Kirby: 1951:..., 1951-1959 British Library
creatorOf Berkeley, Lennox, 1903-1989. [Correspondence to John Davenport] / Lennox [Berkeley]. Northwestern University
creatorOf Alan Fluck collection. Scores, autograph, 1948-1967 British Library
creatorOf SIR LENNOX BERKELEY. Vol. I. 'Four poems of St Theresa of Avila' (translation by Arthur Symons) for contralto and string orchestra; 1947. With pencil and crayon annotations. Full score published Chester, [1949]. ff. 20. 370 x 270mm.Sir Lennox Randall..., 1947 British Library
creatorOf Berkeley, Lennox, 1903-1989. Hommage a Chopin : three mazurkas for piano / Lennox Berkeley. University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music, Sibley Music Library
referencedIn Alan Pryce-Jones papers, 1857-2000, 1915-1990 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 945. William Glock Collection. Vol. iii. Music manuscripts. Berkeley–Hamilton.ff. 99. 409 x 289mm.1. ff. 1-4r. Lennox Berkeley: ‘There was neither grass nor corn’, for mixed choir; [1949]. Copy, with possibly autograph pencil annotations...., 1942-1966 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
creatorOf MACNAGHTEN CONCERTS COLLECTION. Vol. XIV. ff. 106. 364 x 261mm. 1. ff. 1-15. Richard Rodney Bennett: String Quartet no. 3; 1953. 2. ff. 16-31. Richard Rodney Bennett: Oboe Quartet; 1974. Published Borough Green [1976]. 3. ff. 32-52. Sir Lennox Berkel..., 1953-1974 British Library
creatorOf Alan Fluck collection. Correspondence. Addison-Gardner, 1952-1989 British Library
creatorOf BOULT PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. 253+185*+44*). Granville Bantock, Arnold Bax, Arthur Bliss, Nadia Boulanger, Pablo Casals, Walter Damrosch, Walford Davies, Frederick Delius, Edward Elgar, Myra Hess, Gervase Elwes, George Henschel, Gustav Holst, John Irelan... British Library
creatorOf SOLO SONGS. Vol. I C (ff. 18). 'Counting the Beats', set by Sir Lennox Berkeley (ff. 1-5b), Nicholas Maw (ff. 6-14) and Humphrey Searle (ff. 15-18) for the Poetry Book Society Festival, 1963; June 1963 (f. 5b), 7 June 1963 (f. 14), 8 June 1963 (f. 18... British Library
creatorOf Ursula Vaughan Williams correspondence: Abravanel-Cruft, 1958-2001 British Library
referencedIn MS Mus. 1704. The Friends of Pierre Bernac Papers. Material relating to Pierre Bernac including reminiscences, photographs and sketches, and letters from members of the society; 1947-2000.ff. 192. 360 x 245mm.1. ff. 1-24. Photographs; 1947-1988.2. ff..., 1947-2000 British Library
creatorOf CONTEMPORARY MUSIC MANUSCRIPTS. Vol. I. Sir Lennox Berkeley: 'Palm Court Music: Diana & Actaeon Waltz'; 1971. Full score. ff. 39. 367 x 270mm.Sir Lennox Randall Francis Berkeley, CBE; composer: Music: `Palm Court Music: Diana & Actaeon Waltz' by Sir ..., 1971 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 LETTERS TO EDWARD CLARK. Vol. I (ff. 218). A-K, including letters of:-(a) Alban Berg; 1930-1935. Partly signed. Published in B.L.J., xi, 1985, pp. 46-59. Includes (ff. 47-49b) a letter to Sir Adrian Boult relating to a performance by the B.B.C. Symp..., 1930-1935 British Library
creatorOf ROYAL MUSICAL ASSOCIATION PAPERS. Vol. xxxii (297). Baron – Blount.includes:ff. 1-2 Hermann Baron, music dealer, of London: Letters to Royal Musical Association: 1964: Signed.ff. 3-5 Clive Banton: Letter to Royal Musical Association: 1951-1952: P... British Library
referencedIn Pryce-Jones, Alan, 1908-. Alan Pryce-Jones papers, 1857-2000 (bulk 1915-1990). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1644. Vol. xix. Bennett-Casals. There are two sequences of letters from Arnold Bennett: the second group (ff. 87-118.) was previously deposited with Cohen’s solicitor and was added to the present collection in 1969.ff. 202. 280 x 220mm.includ... British Library
creatorOf HUMPHREY SEARLE COLLECTION. Vol. cxviii. Letters from notable writers, arranged alphabetically by correspondent; 1936-1982, n.d. Partly typewritten. Searle removed these letters from the main sequence (now Add. 71839-71840).ff. 195.includes:ff. 1-4 ..., 1936-1982 British Library
creatorOf Correspondence concerning RPS composition prizes; 1948-49 (ff. 276).includes:f. 1 Alan J. Kirby, OBE; conductor; Secretary, Royal Philharmonic Society: Letter to the Principal of Trinity College of Music from Alan J. Kirby: 1948: Copy.f. 2 Gerald..., 1948-1949 British Library
creatorOf Aitken–Boys, 1941-1999 British Library
creatorOf Correspondence concerning RPS composition prizes; 1950-59 (ff. 95). With press cuttings (ff. 83-95).includes:f.11 Malcolm MacDonald, composer and writer on music: Julius Allen Greenway Harrison, composer: Stephen Dodgson, composer: Sir Thomas Henry..., 1950-1959 British Library
creatorOf GALLIARD COLLECTION. Vol. XLIV. Edgar Bainton, Sir Edward Bairstow, Sir Arnold Bax, Oscar Beringer, Lennox Berkeley, Anthony Bernard, Feruccio Bonavia: instrumental works, etc.; 1912-[1937], n.d. ff. 44. Largest size 355 x 270mm. 1. ff. 1-7. Bainton:..., 1912-1937 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 Ralph Vaughan Williams: Correspondence, 1926-1930 British Library
creatorOf Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Our hunting fathers [microform] : symphonic cycle for soprano solo and orchestra : op. 8 / by Benjamin Britten ; devised and words arranged by W.H. Auden. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf SIR LENNOX BERKELEY MUSIC MANUSCRIPTS.SIR LENNOX BERKELEY: music manuscripts. Autograph except where stated otherwise. The majority of dye-line and other copies have alterations or corrections in the hand of the composer. Placed on Loan by Lady Berke..., 1924-1983 British Library
creatorOf Klickstein, Gerald. Gerald Klickstein, guitar [sound recording]. University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
creatorOf Berkeley, Lennox, 1903-1989. Spring at this hour / [words by] Paul Dehn ; [music by] Lennox Berkeley. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf BOULT PAPERS: (SERIES II) Vol. xi. General correspondence; 1973-1976.ff. 195. Overall size 296 x 228mm.includes:f. 1 Lucien Needham, Professor of Music, University of Lethbridge, Alberta: Letter to Sir A. C. Boult: 1973: Typewritten, signed.f. 2 ..., 1973-1976 British Library
creatorOf SIR LENNOX BERKELEY: compositions for piano; 1924-1927, n.d. Autograph. Purchased at Sotheby's, 28 May 1986, lot 346. Paper; ff. i+16. Various sizes, bound together in a half binding of green leather by Cha. W. Poole and Sons, Chelmsford. Binding mea..., 1924-1927 British Library
creatorOf CURZON COLLECTION. Vol. XX (ff. 36). Works for two pianos. 1. ff. 1-17v. Nocturne in E minor, 1938. Two copies: -(i) Manuscript. Autograph. ff. 1-9; -(ii) Printed (London: Chester, 1938). ff. 10-17v. The first piano part in both copies annotated by..., 1934-1938 British Library
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correspondedWith Askwith, Betty, 1909-1995. person
associatedWith Bernac, Pierre. person
associatedWith Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. person
associatedWith Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 person
associatedWith Dehn, Paul, 1912-1976 person
associatedWith De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956 person
associatedWith Eisenberg, Maurice, 1900-1972. person
associatedWith Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- person
associatedWith Klickstein, Gerald. person
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Pryce-Jones, Alan, 1908- person
associatedWith Unesco. corporateBody
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Berlin, Germany
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Mazurkas
Music--Manuscripts
Piano music
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 6 parts), Unaccompanied
Concertos (Violoncello)--Solo with piano
Songs (medium voice) with piano
Composers--Correspondence
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Birth 1903-05-12

Death 1989-12-26

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