Cowen, Frederic H.

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British pianist, conductor, and composer.

From the description of [Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1893 Sept. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270562398

From the description of [Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1883 Jan. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270562391

From the description of [Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1893 Dec. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270562395

English pianist, conductor, and composer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Glasgow, 19? January [n.y.], to Mr. Mapleson. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564711

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 12 September 1876, to Mr. [Richard] Peyton, 1876 Sept. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564715

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 4 June 1873, to Mr. Boosey, 1873 June 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564707

From the description of Autograph letters signed (94), dated : mostly [London, undated by year, some ca. 1886], also Manchester, 11 February 1897, Milan, Genoa, and Melbourne, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1899 Jan. 17 and 1888 Aug. 28 and 1886. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564701

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], 19 July [n.y.], to an unidentified recipient. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270886819

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], 6 February [n.y., 1888], to Mr. [Joseph Moses] Levy, 1888 Feb. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270886813

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], 24 June [n.y.], to an unidentified recipient. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270886816

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), 1852-1935. Saint Ursula / F.H. Cowen. Westminster Choir College of Rider University, Talbott Library
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), 1852-1935. The swallows [microform] / F.H. Cowen ; arr. B. Vereecken. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. [Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1893 Dec. 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Stanford, Charles Villiers, Sir, 1852-1924. Autograph letters signed (11) and autograph postal card signed, dated : Cambridge, London, and Berlin, 1885-1907, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1885 July 8. and 1889 Jan. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Clara Kathleen Rogers papers, 1860-1934. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. Autograph letters signed (27), dated : [London], Cabbé-Roquebrune, [and other places], to [Joseph Bennett], 1874-1893 and n.d., including 1874 Dec. 17. and 1893 Mar. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Herkomer, Hubert von, Sir, 1849-1914. Autograph letters signed (53), dated : Bushey (Herts.) [and other places, and n.p.], to [Joseph Bennett], 1888-1891 [and n.d.], including 1888 June 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 12 September 1876, to Mr. [Richard] Peyton, 1876 Sept. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Smyth, Ethel, 1858-1944. Ethel Smyth collection, 1910-1962. University of Michigan
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 4 June 1873, to Mr. Boosey, 1873 June 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. Autograph letter signed : [London], 24 June [n.y.], to an unidentified recipient. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. [Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1893 Sept. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. 1761-1904. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Leoncavallo, Ruggero, 1857-1919. Autograph letter signed, dated : Milan Nov. 14 1893, to [Joseph Bennett], 1893 Nov. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910. Letter signed, dated : [London], 23 February 1882, to [Frederic] H. Cowen, 1882 Feb. 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. Autograph letter signed : Glasgow, 19? January [n.y.], to Mr. Mapleson. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. [Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1883 Jan. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), 1852-1935. The swallows [microform] / by F.H. Cowen. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), 1852-1935. Bridal chorus : 'Tis thy wedding morning : from Rose maiden / Cowen ; [arranged by] J. B. University of Michigan
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), 1852-1935. Border ballad [microform] / Fr. H. Cowen ; arr. by Ben Vereecken. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. Autograph letter signed : [London], 19 July [n.y.], to an unidentified recipient. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. Letters signed : 1 Queen's Mansions, Victoria Street, S.W., [London], to Frederick H. Cowen, 1887 Jan. 17 and 1887 Nov. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Music Manuscripts of Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen, 1878-1934 Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
referencedIn Albert, Annie d'. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 8 May 1896, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1896, 8 May. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Wilhelm Gericke papers, 1876-1940. Houghton Library
referencedIn Harris, Augustus, Sir, 1852-1896. Autograph letters signed (6), dated : [London], 1888-1892, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1888 July 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Mackenzie, Alexander, Sir, 1847-1935. Autograph letters signed (4), dated : [London], 20, 26, and 31 May 1892, and 1 December 1912, to [Samuel] Aitken, 1892 May 20, 26 and 31 and Dec. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Edison Sheet Music Collection, 1830-1958, (bulk 1890-1940) Library of Congress. Music Division
referencedIn Manns, August, 1825-1907. Autograph letters signed (11), dated : [London], to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1885-1903. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Dance of the sailors : from Rodrigo / G.F. Handel ; orchestrated by Frederick H. Cowen. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Correspondence and other papers of Arthur Sullivan, W. S. (William Schwenck) Gilbert, and related persons, 1834-1979. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Visetti, Alberto Antonio, 1846-1928. Autograph letters signed (4), dated : Rome, 4 March and 27 December [n.y.], and London, 20 December 1895 and [n.d.], to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, [n.y.] Mar. 4 and 27 Dec., 1895 Dec. 20, and n.d. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. Autograph letters signed (94), dated : mostly [London, undated by year, some ca. 1886], also Manchester, 11 February 1897, Milan, Genoa, and Melbourne, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1899 Jan. 17 and 1888 Aug. 28 and 1886. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. The rose maiden : a cantata / adapted from the German of M. Horn by R.E. Francillon. Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
referencedIn Wallace, William, 1860-1940. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 13 March 1901, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1901 Mar. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Ivor Novello papers, 1911-1956. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. Autograph letter signed : [London], 6 February [n.y., 1888], to Mr. [Joseph Moses] Levy, 1888 Feb. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
Role Title Holding Repository
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associatedWith Albert, Annie d'. person
associatedWith Bennett, Joseph, 1831-1911, person
associatedWith Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. person
associatedWith Boito, Arrigo, 1842-1918. person
associatedWith Boosey & Hawkes, corporateBody
associatedWith Boosey & Hawkes. person
associatedWith Boyd, Jeanne, 1890-1968 person
associatedWith Carte, R. D'Oyly (Richard D'Oyly), 1844-1901. person
associatedWith Chisholm, Myra Augur. person
associatedWith De Reszke. person
associatedWith Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910. person
associatedWith Francillon, R. E. (Robert Edward), 1841-1919. person
correspondedWith Gericke, Wilhelm, 1845-1925 person
associatedWith Hallé, Charles, Sir, 1861-1934. person
associatedWith Hamilton, Myra, person
associatedWith Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. person
associatedWith Harris, Augustus, Sir, 1852-1896. person
associatedWith Herkomer, Hubert von, Sir, 1849-1914. person
associatedWith Leoncavallo, Ruggero, 1857-1919. person
associatedWith Levy, Joseph Moses, 1812-1888, person
associatedWith Littleton, Alfred, 1845-1914. person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Macfarren, George, Sir, 1813-1887. person
associatedWith Mackenzie, Alexander, Sir, 1847-1935. person
associatedWith Manns, August, 1825-1907. person
associatedWith Mapleson, Alfred, person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Melba, Nellie, Dame, 1861-1931. person
correspondedWith Novello, Ivor, 1893-1951 person
associatedWith Peyton, Richard, d. 1910, person
associatedWith Pratten, Mme., d. 1895. person
associatedWith Richter, Hans, 1843-1916. person
associatedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937 person
associatedWith Rosa, Carl, 1842-1889. person
associatedWith Sainton, Prosper, 1813-1890. person
associatedWith Smyth, Ethel, 1858-1944. person
associatedWith Sonzogno, Edoardo, 1836-1920. person
associatedWith Sousa Archives for Band Research. corporateBody
associatedWith Sousa Preservation Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Sousa Preservation Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Sousa Preservation Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford, Charles Villiers, Sir, 1852-1924. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. person
associatedWith Thomas A. Edison, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Ursula, Saint person
associatedWith Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. person
associatedWith Vereecken, Ben, person
associatedWith Visetti, Alberto Antonio, 1846-1928. person
associatedWith Wallace, William, 1860-1940. person
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Subject
Piano music
Music--Manuscripts
Songs (Middle voice) with band--Parts
Cantatas--Sacred--Scores
Cantatas, Secular--Score
Songs with band--Parts
Vocal music
Band music, Arranged--Parts
Choruses, Secular (Women's voices, 3 parts) with piano--Chorus scores without accompaniment
Occupation
Composers
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Birth 1852-01-29

Death 1935-10-06

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