Allen, Hugh Percy, 1869-1946

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Epithet: Knight; organist and administrator

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000698.0x000243

English organist, conductor, and musical administrator.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 16 October 1928, to Mme [Louise] Alvar, 1928, 16 October. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270680519

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creatorOf Allen, Hugh P. (Hugh Percy), Sir, 1869-1946. Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 16 October 1928, to Mme [Louise] Alvar, 1928, 16 October. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf STAINER LETTERS: letters from composers and musicians to Sir John Stainer (1840-1901), organist and composer, and his son, J. F. R. Stainer; 1860-1932, n.d. Including letters from Elgar, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Bax, Grove and Walford Davies. Purchas..., 1860-1932 British Library
referencedIn 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 1928-34.ff. i + 477. 356 x 241mm.includes:ff. 1-2, 236-238, 256-258, 402-403 Geoffrey Toye, conductor and composer: Minutes of meetings of the Committee of the Royal Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1928-32.ff. 1-3, 22-24, 28-31, 60-70, 95-101, 346..., 1928-1934 British Library
creatorOf BOULT PAPERS: (SERIES II) Vol. xviii. General correspondence: undated letters arranged by author’s surname (A – O).ff. 118. Overall size 330 x 254mm.includes:f. 1 Edith Adams, of Ruthin: Letter to A. C. Boult: [1921?]: Autogr.ff. 3-14 Sir Hugh Pe... 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 BOULT PAPERS: (SERIES II) Vol. vii. General correspondence; 1931-1939.ff. 174. Overall size 350 x 291mm.includes:ff. 4, 47 Sir Edward William Elgar, Baronet; OM; composer: Letters to A. C. Boult: 1918-1933: Partly autogr., partly dictated copy, sig..., 1931-1939 British Library
referencedIn Ralph and Ursula Vaughan Williams: Supplementary photographs British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1171. Eugene Goossens Collection. Vol. i. Accademia–Cockshott; 1929-1962, n.d.ff. 194. 295 x 260mm.includes:f. 1 Sir Aynsley Eugene Goossens, conductor and composer: Sammartino, of the Accademia di Santa Cecilia: Letter to Sir Aynsley Eu..., 1929-1962 British Library
creatorOf BOULT PAPERS: (SERIES II) Vol. vi. General correspondence; 1921-1930.ff. 199. Overall size 271 x 267mm.includes:ff. 1-2, 33, 64 Gustav Theodore Holst, composer: Letters and postcards to A. C. Boult: 1918-1928: Partly autogr., partly typewritten, ca..., 1921-1930 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
referencedIn Papers relating to the Society’s links with Beethoven, and to Schaller’s bust of the composer, presented to the Society by Fanny Linzbauer in 1870; 1813-1927. Items 2, 3, 5, 6, 8-13 and 16 below were either given by Mme Linzbauer with the bust or sen..., 1813-1927 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1692. Miscellaneous letters and music.ff. 147. Largest size 390 x 280mm., 1881-1984 British Library
creatorOf Variations to Deed of Trust and register of members on incorporation under Articles of Association; 1915-28.ff. 15. Largest size, 380 x 240mm.As follows:—1. ff. 1-10. Deeds of Appointment of new Trustees under the terms of the original trust deed of ..., 1915-1928 British Library
creatorOf MILLAR BEQUEST. Vols. XC, XCI. Autograph collection, 1689-1937 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 BOULT PAPERS: (SERIES II) Vol. v. General correspondence; 1910-1920.ff. 181. Overall size 269 x 229mm.Oxford University Musical Club: Letters to A. C. Boult, secretary: 1909-1910.includes:f. 1 Ernst Schiever, violinist: Letter and postcards to A. C..., 1910-1920 British Library
creatorOf HUMPHREY SEARLE COLLECTION. Vol. cxix. 1929-1956.ff. 265.includes:ff. 1, 54-58 Lady Mathilde Schlich, née Marsily; second wife of Sir William Schlich; grandmother of Humphrey Searle: Letters to Humphrey Searle: [1929?], 1937. f. 2 Humphrey Searle, C..., 1929-1956 British Library
creatorOf 1920-28.ff. ii + 229. 238 x 191mm.includes:f. 1 William Wallace, composer; Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Minutes of meetings of the Directors of the Royal Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1919-20.ff. 2, 7-8r, 9-10, 25v-26 Thomas Frederick Dunh..., 1920-1928 British Library
referencedIn Ralph Vaughan Williams: Correspondence, 1940-1941 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
creatorOf Ralph Vaughan Williams: Correspondence, 1931-1934 British Library
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associatedWith Alvar, Louise, 1883-1966, person
associatedWith Harding, Charles Alvar, 1915- person
associatedWith Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
High Bradfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Hooton Roberts, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom


Birth 1869-12-23

Death 1946-02-20





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SNAC ID: 43609637