Correspondence, biographies, and articles related to various soloists, 1983. 1983.


Correspondence, biographies, and articles related to various soloists, 1983. 1983.

Also includes articles on Haydn and "The Creation", including a typescript (3 leaves) entitled: "Haydn's Creation" by Peter Hardwick; press book for tenor Richard Lewis, n.d.

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