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

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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

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

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Boyle, Edwin, Jr., 1923-1978

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Aaron Copland (1900-1990) was an American composer. During the years 1964 and 1965 Copland wrote, conducted, narrated, and hosted a series of twelve television programs entitled Music in the 20s = Music in the Twenties. The transcripts described in this collection were transcribed from filmed interviews recorded live at the WGBH studios in Boston, Mass. between 1964 Nov. 11 and 1965 Jan. 26. These unedited, preliminary tape recordings later formed the basis of the series...

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Szigeti, Joseph

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Deller, Alfred George, active 1942-1991, countertenor

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Ashcroft, Edith Margaret Emily, Dame, 1907-1991, actress, known as Peggy Ashcroft

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Epithet: actress, known as Peggy Ashcroft British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001a1 ...

Holst, Imogen, 1907-1984

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English musician. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Aldeburgh, 9 February 1976, to Joseph Chouinard, 1976 Feb. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270918349 Epithet: composer and writer on music British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000750.0x0001ab ...

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Kapp, Edmond X. (Edmond Xavier), 1890-1978

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Parkinson, Norman, active 1942-1991, photographer

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Epithet: photographer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001c8 ...

Stokowski, Leopold, 1882-1977

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Epithet: conductor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x0002db Leopold Stokowski (1882-1977) was an American conductor. Upon graduating from the Royal College of Music in 1900, Stokowski performed as an organist and choral director for several years in England, Europe, and the U.S. before becoming director of the Cincinnati Orchestra in 1909. His distinguished conducting career included appearances and dire...

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Priestley, J.B. (John Boynton), 1894-1984

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J. B. Priestley, playwright. From the description of An inspector calls: typescript, 1994. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122608422 J.B. Priestley, playwright; David Mamet, adapter, not credited here. From the description of Dangerous corner : typescript, 1996, January 4. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122626156 English author J.B. Priestley had a long and prolific career writing in numerous genres, and achieved critical a...

Goossens, Léon, oboist

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Rainier, Priaulx

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Epithet: composer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000295.0x000393 ...

Lutyens, Agnes Elisabeth, 1906-1983, composer

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Runciman, James Cochran Stevenson, Sir, son of 1st Viscount Runciman, historian

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Spencer, Stanley, Sir, active 1942-1998, RA

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Addison, John Mervin, composer

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Thomson, Virgil, composer and critic

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Arnold, Malcolm

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Bloom, Claire, active 1942-1991, actress

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Wyss, Sophia, active 1940-1991, singer

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Epithet: singer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x0001fe ...

Pears, Peter, 1910-1986

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English tenor. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Aldeburgh-on-Sea, [24 January 1978 and 1 August 1980], to Francis [S. Mason, Jr.] in New York, 1978 Jan. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270674854 Tenor Epithet: singer Title: Knight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000350.0x000288 ...

Sitwell, Sacheverell, Sir, 6th Baronet, poet and writer

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Walton, William, 1902-1983

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William Walton composed the Sinfonia Concertante while living in London with the Sitwell family. Walton dedicated the three movements of the work to Edith, Osbert, and Sacheverell Sitwell. The Sinfonia Concertante was first published in 1928 and revised in 1943. From the description of Sinfonia concertante : for orchestra with pianoforte (quasi obbligato) / by William Walton. [ca. 1927] (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 62092340 English composer. From the de...

Evans, Edith, Dame, 1888-1976

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English actress. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : [London] and [Kent], to Denys Blakelock, 1960 Mar. 7 and 1962 Dec. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870775 Epithet: afterwards Booth , actress British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001b7 ...

Tortelier, Paul, active 1942-1999, cellist

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Midgley, Walter, active 1942-1991

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Glock, William Frederick, Sir, 1908-2000, Knight, music critic and administrator

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Pianist, music critic, founder of Bryanston (later Dartington) summer school of music. In 1949 founded music periodical The Score. BBC Contoller of Music 1959-1973. Epithet: music critic and administrator Title: Knight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x000092 ...

Munrow, David John, active 1942-1991, player of early wind instruments

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Epithet: player of early wind instruments British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001026.0x000076 ...

Bush, Alan, 1900-1995

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Epithet: composer and pianist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001072.0x00038f ...

Keller, Hans, 1919-1985

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Epithet: music critic British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001296.0x000022 ...

Lewis, C. Day

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Epithet: poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000350.0x000285 ...

Cross, Joan, singer

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Epithet: singer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000206.0x000325 ...

Tcherepnin, Alexander Nikolaievich, composer pianist and conductor

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Epithet: composer pianist and conductor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001dc ...

Gould, Glenn Herbert, active 1942-1991, Canadian pianist writer and composer

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Epithet: Canadian pianist writer and composer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001b9 ...

Potter, Stephen, 1900-1969

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Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001cc ...

Mayer, Robert, Sir, 1879-

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Writes from 2 Mansfield Sreet, 1968 Epithet: music patron Title: Knight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000975.0x000254 ...

Aronowitz, Cecil, viola player

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Epithet: viola player British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001a0 ...

Howard, Marghanita, active 1942-1991, née Laski writer and critic

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Epithet: née Laski writer and critic British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001bb ...

Amis, Kingsley

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British novelist, short story writer, essayist, and critic. From the description of Collection, 1933-1968. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122492257 Kingsley Amis was a successful and productive English author. Born in London to a lower middle class family, he published his first story at eleven, and earned scholarships to the City of London School and St. John's College, Oxford. After serving in World War I...

Gueroult, Denys, active 1942-1991, BBC producer

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Epithet: BBC producer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001c0 ...

Moriarty, —, active 1942-1991

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Cuénod, Hugues Adhémar, active 1942-1991, Swiss tenor

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Epithet: Swiss tenor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001a8 ...

Betjeman, John, 1906-1984

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John Betjeman was a poet, journalist, free-lance writer, architectural commentator, broadcaster, and television personality who was popular in England in the 1960s and 1970s and was active in the campaigning for the preservation of churches, buildings and landscape. He was knighted in 1969 and became poet laureate in 1972. During his time at Oxford University, Betjeman's active social life included writers such as Evelyn Waugh, Bryan Guiness, Graham Greene, and W.H. Auden. He married Penelope Ch...

Elmhirst, Leonard Knight, 1893-

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Epithet: Chairman Dartington Hall Trust British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001b3 ...

Du Pré, Iris, active 1942-1991, mother of J Du Pré

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Epithet: mother of J Du Pré British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001b2 ...

Britten, Benjamin

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Composed 1938. First performance at a Promenade Concert, by the British Broadcasting Co. Symphony Orchestra, London, Aug. 18, 1938, in Queen's Hall, Sir Henry J. Wood conductor, composer at the piano.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Concerto no. 1 in D major for piano and orchestra / Benjamin Britten. [1928]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 43291276 Composed 1939. First performance by the Philharmonic-Symphony Society of New York, New...

Legge, Walter, active 1942-1991, music administrator and writer

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Epithet: music administrator and writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001bc ...