Autograph drafts of two letters, and photocopies of 29 autograph letters signed and autograph postcards signed (several are mostly in the hand of Georges Jean-Aubry), dated : Ventnor (Isle of Wight), London, Stockholm, Paris, Santa Barbara, [and other places], 1919-1930, to Manuel de Falla, 1922, 16

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Alvar, Louise, 1883-1966. Autograph drafts of two letters, and photocopies of 29 autograph letters signed and autograph postcards signed (several are mostly in the hand of Georges Jean-Aubry), dated : Ventnor (Isle of Wight), London, Stockholm, Paris, Santa Barbara, [and other places], 1919-1930, to Manuel de Falla, 1922, 16 July.

Autograph drafts of two letters, and photocopies of 29 autograph letters signed and autograph postcards signed (several are mostly in the hand of Georges Jean-Aubry), dated : Ventnor (Isle of Wight), London, Stockholm, Paris, Santa Barbara, [and other places], 1919-1930, to Manuel de Falla, 1922, 16 July.

Many of a social nature, discussing travel and concert plans, saying she sang his "Séguidille" at a concert in Santa Barbara, that she has begun to study his Sept Chansons Espagnoles, mentioning his article on "Debussy et L'Espagne" in the Chesterian, the success of La vie brève [i.e. La vida breve], L'amor brujo in Nantes, and the dances from Tricorne in New York with Monteux, El retablo de maese Pedro, Psyché, Canciones populares, Louis Durey, [Georges] Jean[-Aubry], Ravel, Edward Clark, Goossens, Arbós, Salazar, Louis Fleury, Halffter, and others, etc.

31 items (82 p.) ; various sizes.

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Soprano. From the description of Autograph drafts of two letters, and photocopies of 29 autograph letters signed and autograph postcards signed (several are mostly in the hand of Georges Jean-Aubry), dated : Ventnor (Isle of Wight), London, Stockholm, Paris, Santa Barbara, [and other places], 1919-1930, to Manuel de Falla, 1922, 16 July. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270680527 ...

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Clark, Edward W., 1943-....

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Durey, Louis, 1888-1979

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Ravel, Maurice

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De Falla, Manuel

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Manuel de Falla was a Spanish classical composer. Ricardo Vinès was a Spanish pianist. From the description of [Postcard, 1921 avril 4 to] Ricardo Vinès / Manuel de Falla. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 191100808 Spanish composer. From the description of Autograph postcard signed, dated : Granada, 30 December 1922, to O.M. Kling [at J. & W. Chester], 1922 Dec. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270576695 From the description of Autograph note...

Arbós, Enrique Fernández 1863-1939

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Spanish violinist, conductor, and composer. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : [Madrid], 5 December 1921, and Paris, 30 December 1926, to Mme [Louise] Alvar, 1921, 5 December and 1926, 30 December. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270680626 From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Manchester, 30 October 1891, and London, 8 February [n.y.], to M. [Joseph] Bennett, 1891, 30 October. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270680630 ...

Jean-Aubry, G. (Georges), 1882-1950

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French writer on music. From the description of Autograph manuscript signed, dated : Edinburgh, 11 May 1918, 1918 May 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270578602 From the description of Autograph manuscript signed : [n.p., n.d., ca. 1918?], [n.d., ca. 1918?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270578607 French writer. From the description of Papers relating to Camille Mauclair, 1903-1922. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 83812069 ...

Salazar, Adolfo

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Spanish writer on music and literature, and composer. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Toledo June 26 1916, to G[eorges] Jean-Aubry, 1916 June 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270668670 From the description of Autograph letters signed (4), autograph postcards signed (5) and typewritten letters signed (2), dated : Paris, Madrid, Brussels, Berlin, and Prague, 1919-1928, to Louise Alvar, 1921 June 8. and 1925 Sept. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270...

Fleury, Louis, 1878-1926

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Goossens, Eugène (1893-1962).

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British conductor and composer. From the description of "Nature Poem no I." (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270563956 Composed 1927. First peformance London, 2 October 1930, Leon Goossens soloist. Dedicated to Leon Goossens, the composer's brother.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Oboe concerto / by Eugene Goossen. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 49817957 Originally sketched out as orchestral pieces, Goossen...

Halffter, Ernesto

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Spanish composer and conductor. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Lisbon May 23 1929, to Louise Alvar, 1929 May 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270665268 ...