Arnold, Malcolm

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Composed 1952. First performance Royal Festival Hall, London, 26 June 1953, Boyd Neel Orchestra, Boyd Neel conductor, Leon Goossens soloist. Dedicated to Leon Goossens.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Concerto for oboe and strings, opus 39 / Malcolm Arnold. 1952. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 50756407

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creatorOf Central State University (Okla.). Woodwind Quintet. [The Department of Music, Central State University, presents the Woodwind Quintet] [sound recording] : [Wednesday, December 8, 1971, 8:15 p.m.]. University of Central Oklahoma, Chambers Library
creatorOf Kaufman, Laura. Performance hour [sound recording] University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
referencedIn Arnold, Malcolm, 1947-. [Malcolm Arnold : Australian and New Zealand Art Files]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf General Music Corporation. Collection of television music, 1950-1970. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf MS Mus. 1599. Malcolm Arnold: Symphony no. 6, op. 95; 1967. Autograph fair copy full score in ink with minor annotations in pencil. Signed and dated on f. 72v. Includes the composer’s typescript programme note. First performed at City Hall, Shef..., 1967 British Library
creatorOf NCSA Wind Ensemble. NCSA Wind Ensemble [sound recording]. University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
creatorOf Arnold, Malcolm. Divertimento / Malcolm Arnold. Northwestern University
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
referencedIn HUMPHREY SEARLE COLLECTION. Vol. cvii. Scripts for talks on composers. Many apparently for the BBC Home Service series, ‘Music Magazine’. The subjects of the programmes are given below.ff. 99. Overall size 330 x 210mm.1. ff. 1-6. Malcolm Arnold; [197..., 1955-1972 British Library
creatorOf Alan Fluck collection. Scores, autograph, 1948-1967 British Library
creatorOf MSS Mus. 411-413. Alan Bush Collection. Vols lxxxvi-lxxxviii. ‘Communist Manifesto Centenary Pageant’, to a script by Montagu Slater, with music for military band and chorus; [1948]. The music for the pageant was organised by Bush, and included contr..., 1948 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 75. CHAGRIN COLLECTION. Vol. lxxiv. 1957, 1960-66.ff. 167.includes:ff. 30, 34 Composers' Guild of Great Britain: Stephen Dodgson, composer: Letters to members of the Composers' Guild of Great Britain from Stephen Dodgson: 1961: Typewritten;..., 1957-1966 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 69. CHAGRIN COLLECTION. Vol. lxviii. General correspondence; 1962-7.ff. 164.includes:f. 1 Francis Chagrin, composer: Graystone, piano dealer: Letters to — Graystone from Francis Chagrin: 1961-2: Typewritten; carbon copy.ff. 2, 11-13, 20 T..., 1962-1967 British Library
creatorOf William Hutt fonds (University of Guelph). Parasol / BBC television musical written by Malcolm Arnold - reviews and articles. University of Guelph. McLaughlin 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 Pudney, John, 1909-1977. Papers, 1850-1977 (bulk 1926-1976). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Central State University (Okla.). Concert Band. [University Concert Band] [sound recording] : [Mitchell Hall Auditorium, Tuesday, April 15, 1975, 8:00 p.m.]. University of Central Oklahoma, Chambers Library
referencedIn Papers of Robert Graves: Correspondence (arranged by subject), 1915 to 1996 St John's College, Oxford
referencedIn General Music Corporation Collection, 1950-1970 University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections.
creatorOf MSS Mus. 1532. Michael Hurd Papers: Letters acquired by Michael Hurd.1. ff. 1-59. Letters of composers, including a letter from Mendelssohn and related correspondence; 1842-1969, n.d.2. ff. 60-108. Letters to the conductor Kathleen Merritt; 1951-1..., 1842-1969 British Library
referencedIn Thomas J. Dodd Papers, undated, 1919-1971. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Center.
creatorOf BERNARD STEVENS COLLECTION. Vol. LXXXI. Music manuscripts; n.d. All apparently autograph, though the composers are not always identified. All except no. 8 for piano, or in short score. ff. 49. Various sizes. As follows: 1. ff. 2-4. Christian Darnton:... British Library
creatorOf MACNAGHTEN CONCERTS COLLECTION. Vol. I. Malcolm Arnold: Symphony no. 2, op. 40; 1953. Published London 1953. ff. i+73. 366 x 269mm.Malcolm Henry Arnold, composer: Sir Charles Barnard Groves, conductor: Symphony no. 2, op. 40 by Malcolm Henry Arnold, ..., 1953 British Library
creatorOf Alan Fluck collection. Scores, copies. Addison-Burgon. , 1961-1998 British Library
creatorOf Aitken–Boys, 1941-1999 British Library
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 Arnold, Malcolm. Concerto for oboe and strings, opus 39 / Malcolm Arnold. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 77. CHAGRIN COLLECTION. Vol. lxxvi. Composers’ Guild correspondence and European Broadcasting Union material; 1947-71.ff. 254.1. ff. 1-236. Correspondence relating to the Composers’ Guild; 1947, 1949-68, 1970-72.2. ff. 237-54. Lists of member..., 1947-1972 British Library
creatorOf Crowe, Brad. Junior recital [sound recording] : University of Central Oklahoma/School of Music, Recital Hall, Monday, April 30, 2007, 8:30 PM / Brad Crowe, clarinet. University of Central Oklahoma, Chambers Library
creatorOf JOHN AMIS CORRESPONDENCE: letters, principally from musicians but with some literary and other figures, to John Amis; 1942-1991, n.d. Correspondents include Sir Michael Tippett (25 letters), Luigi Nono (4), Dmitrii Shostakovich (2) and Dame Edith Sit..., 1942-1991 British Library
creatorOf Alan Fluck collection. Correspondence. Addison-Gardner, 1952-1989 British Library
referencedIn A. (ff. i + 98.) Part 1 (ff. 71v-96). Preceded by notes relating to appointments (ff. 1-17) and programme notes for the following works, in ink:—i. ff. 17v-21. Brahms: Violin concerto in D major, op.77.ii. ff. 22-4. Balakirev: Symphony no.1 in C majo... British Library
creatorOf LÉON GOOSSENS COLLECTION. Vol. ii. Malcolm Arnold: *'Concerto for oboe and strings op. 39'; 1952. Score, with conductor's annotations in pencil and crayon. Published Paterson's Publications, [1952].ff. i+15. 370 x 275mm. Bound.Malcolm Henry Arnold, c..., 1952 British Library
creatorOf Arnold, Malcolm. Arnold dances / [Malcolm Arnold]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Arnold, Malcolm, 1947- person
associatedWith Central State University (Okla.). Woodwind Quintet. corporateBody
associatedWith Crowe, Brad. person
correspondedWith Dodd, Thomas J. (Thomas Joseph), 1907-1971 person
associatedWith General Music Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Graves, Robert Ranke, 1895-1985 person
associatedWith Harkness Ballet Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith NCSA Wind Ensemble. corporateBody
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Pudney, John, 1909-1977. person
associatedWith William Hutt fonds (University of Guelph) corporateBody
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Concertos (Oboe with string orchestra)
Dance music, English
Orchestral music
Suites (Orchestra)


Birth 1921-10-21

Death 2006-09-23





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SNAC ID: 5498723