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Benjamin, Arthur (Leslie)

composer, musicisti, piano, piano


born: 18 Sep 1893 Sydney, New South Wales / state, Australia Source: 1  

born: 18 Nov 1893 Source: 2  

died: 10 Apr 1960 London, England Source: 1  
died: 09 Apr 1960 Source: 3  

date of Variety obit: 30 Apr 1941  
date of Variety obit: 20 Apr 1960  
date of Variety obit: 13 Apr 1960  

active: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic  

perf: 1984-1985 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1988 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  
perf: 1991 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 91 items with information about Arthur (Leslie) Benjamin:


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1998

Indice Onomastico

p. 510-520 In:
Inchausteguie, Aristides
Vida musical en Santo Domingo (1940-1965)
Santo Domingo, D.N.: 1998, 529 p.

Number of People : 1,493


 1993

Artist Index

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
Novitsky, Ed
The Mercury labels : a discography
Compiled by Michel Ruppli and Ed Novitsky
Vol. V: record and artist indexes
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1993, 882 p.

Number of People : 9,175


 1992

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 487-570 In:
Rossi, Franco
Girardi, Michele
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1938-1991
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1992, 650 p.

Number of People : 11,539


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1991

Wright, H. Stephen
Limbacher, James L.
Keeping score : film and television music, 1980-1988
(with additional coverage of 1921-1979)
James L. Limbacher and H. Stephen Wright
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1991

Number of People : 5,562


 1989

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 547-557 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1984-1987 : based on material ... 1984 AND 1987
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1989, 639 p.

Number of People : 20,297


 1989

Canadian composers mini biographies
Sponsored by The Canadian Federation of Music Teachers' Associations
1989

Number of People : 86


 1988

Lenehan, Angela
Directory of Australian composers
Ultimo, NSW: Australian Music Centre, 1988, 38 p.

Number of People : 153

More Details : (1 Section)


 1988

Barnett, Robert
Arthur Benjamin : Australian Symphonist
Journal of the British Music Society, 10, 1988, p. 27

Number of People : 1


 1986

Grove, George / Sir
British opera in retrospect. A project to encourage the performance of British operas
Sponsored and organised by the British Music Society for European music year, 1985
Opera Project Management Committee, 1986, 149 p.

Number of People : 184


 1985

Wilson, Lyle G.
A dictionary of pianists
London: Robert Hale, 1985

Number of People : 2,597


 1985

Wescott, Steven D.
A comprehensive bibliography of music for film and television
Compiled by Steven D. Wescott
Detroit: Information Coordinatores, 1985, 432 p.

Number of People : 161


 1983

Murdoch, James
A handbook of Australian music
Melbourne: Sun Books, 1983

Number of People : 541


 1982

Holmes, John L.
Conductors on record
London: Victor Gollancz, 1982, 734 p.

Number of People : 1,800


 1982

Crisp, Deborah
Bibliography of Australian music
An index to monographs, journal articles and theses
Armidale, 1982, 260 p

Number of People : 197


 1981

Ewen, David
Composers since 1900
A biographical and critical guide
First supplement
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1981, 328 p.

Number of People : 219


 1981 Source: 2

Kallmann, Hellmuth
Potvin, Gilles
Winters, Kenneth
Encyclopedia of music in Canada
Edited by Hellmut Kallman, Gilles Potvin, Kenneth Winters
Toronto: University of Toronto, 1981, 1076 p.

Number of People : 2,193


 1981

Willia, Stephen C.
Toomey, Kathleen M.
Musicians in Canada
A bio-bibliographical finding list
Edited by Kathleen M. Toomey & Stephen C. Williams
Ottawa: Canadian Association of Music Libraries, 1981, 185 p.

Number of People : 3,053


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

Performer Index : Instrumentalists

p. 311-366 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Vol. 5: indexes
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1980, 664 p.

Number of People : 6,053


 1980

Index

The above item is part of :
Perry, Jeb H.
Variety obits. An index to obituaries in Variety, 1905-1978
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 311 p.

Number of People : 101,729


 1980

Comuzio, Ermanno
Film music lexicon
Amministrazione Provinciale di Pavia, 1980

Number of People : 570


 1980

Leach, Gerald
British composer profiles.
A biographical dictionary and chronology of past British composers 1800-1979
Maidenhead: British Music Society, 1980

Number of People : 390


 1980

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 417-446 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Vol. 5: indexes
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1980, 664 p.

Number of People : 2,281


 1979

Lacombe, Alain
Rocle, Claude
La musique du film
[par] Alain Lacombe et Claude Rocle
Paris: Editions Francis van der Velde, 1979, 516 p.

Number of People : 312


 1979 Source: 3

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1974

Limbacher, James L.
Film music : from violins to video
Compiled and edited by James L. Limbacher
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974

Number of People : 4,664


 1974

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
Vol. II
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974, 567 p.

Number of People : 6,198


 1974

Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


 1971

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th ed: suppl.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1971

Number of People : 88


 1969

McCredie, Andrew D.
Catalogue of 46 Australian composers and selected works
Canberra: Australian Government, 1969, 20 p.
      (Series: Music by Australian composers; Survey No. 1)

Number of People : 33

More Details : (1 Section)


 1969

Ewen, David
European composers today
A biographical and critical guide
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1969

Number of People : 212


 1969

Index [of names with dates and lists of works dicussed]

p. 32 In:
McCredie, Andrew D.
Musical composition in Australia : including select bibliography and discography
Canberra: Australian Government, 1969, 34 p.
      (Series: Music by Australian composers; Survey No. 1)

Number of People : 25


 1969

Waiter, Arnold
Aspects of Music in Canada.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969

Number of People : 475


 1968

Glennon, James
Australian music & musicians
Adelaide: Rigby, 1968, 291 p.

Number of People : 326


 1966

Ritchie, John
Australian dictionary of biography
Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1966

Number of People : 190


 1965

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th edition suppl.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1965

Number of People : 58


 1965

Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


 1964

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
New York: Scarecrow Press, 1964, 405 p.

Number of People : 5,157


 1964

Boustead, Alan
Arthur Benjamin and opera
Opera, vol. 15, November 1964, p. 709-713

Number of People : 1


 1964

Cliffe, Cedric
Benjamin's Tartuffe
Musical Times, vol. 105, November 1964, p. 819-820

Number of People : 1


 1963

Schafer, R. Murray
British composers in interview
London: Faber and Faber, 1963

Number of People : 16


 1962

Hughes, Gervase
Composers of operetta
London: MacMillan & Co Ltd., 1962

Number of People : 211


 1960

Howells, Herbert
Arthur Benjamin 1893 bis 1960.
Tempo, Nr. 55/56 (1960), S. 2-3.

Number of People : 1


 1960

Warrack, John
Arthur Benjamin : an appreciation
Opera, June 1960, p. 434-435

Number of People : 1


 1960

Hutchens, Frank
Arthur Benjamin
Canon, vol. 13, no. 10-11, May-June 1960, p. 255-256

Number of People : 1


 1960

Hutchens, Frank
A tribute to Arthur Benjamin
Meanjin, vol. 19, 1960, p. 299-300

Number of People : 1


 1959

Westrup, Jack Allan
Harrison,
The New College Encyclopedia of Music.
London: Collins, 1959

Number of People : 12


 1958

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th edition
New York: G. Schirmer, 1958

Number of People : 100


 1958

Cooper, M.
The Concise Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians
London: Hutchinson, 1958

Number of People : 4


 1958

Encyclopedie de la musique.
Vol. 3
Paris: Fasquelle, 1958-1961

Number of People : 37


 1958

Prieberg, Fred K.
Lexikon der neuen Musik
Freiburg: K. Alber, 1958, 494 p.

Number of People : 351


 1957

Klein, John W.
Some reflections on "A tale of two cities"
Tempo. N. 45, 1957, S. 14-15 und 21-24.

Number of People : 1


 1956

Thompson, Oscar
International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
7th edition
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1956

Number of People : 138


 1955

Keller, Hans
The Arthur Benjamin Annual.
Musical Opinion (London), 78 (Sep. 1955), p. 721ff.

Number of People : 1


 1954

Grove, George / Sir
Grove's Dictionary.
5th edition
New York: St Martins's Press, 1954-1961

Number of People : 77


 1954

Hughes, Rosemary
The Biographical Dictionary of Musicians
New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1954

Number of People : 32


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1954

Hendricks, Gordon
The Sound Track.
Films in Review, 5, No. 3 (Mar. 1954), p. 147-48.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Blanks, Fred R.
Some observations on Tale of Two Cities : music by Arthur Benjamin
Canon, vol. 6, no. 11, June 1953, p. 492-495

Number of People : 1


 1953

Frank, Alan
Modern British composers
London: Dennis Dobson, 1953

Number of People : 15


 1952

Scholes, Percy A.
Oxford Companion to Music.
9th edition
London: Oxford University Press, 1952

Number of People : 13


 1951

Benjamin, Arthur
Schooldays in Brisbane : a fragment autobiography
Music Survey, March 1951

Number of People : 1


 1951

Sendrey, Alfred
Bibliography of Jewish music
By Alfred Sendrey
New York: Columbia University Press, 1951, 404 p.

Number of People : 1,408


 1951

Appendix I

p. 55 In:
Millar Craig, D.
Craig, D. Millar
Heimeran, Ernest
Aulich, Bruno
The well-tempered string quartet.
A book of counsel and entertainment for all lovers of music in the home
By Bruno Aulich and Ernest Heimeran
The English Translation by D. Millar Craig
London: Novello, 1951, 154 p.

Number of People : 74


 1951

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1950

Benjamin, Arthur
An Australian music student in Kensington : extract from an autobiography
Music and Letters, July 1950, p. 196-207

Number of People : 1


 1950

Arundell, Dennis
Arthur Benjamin's operas.
Tempo, Nr. 15, Spring 1950, S. 15-18.

Number of People : 1


 1950

Living British composers

p. 120 In:
Hinrichsen, Max
Hinrichsen's musical year book
Edited by Max Hinrichsen
Vol. VI: 1949-50
London: Hinrichsen Editions, 1950, 416 p.

Number of People : 21


 1950

Benjamin, Arthur
A Student in Kensington.
Music and Letters. 31 (1950), S. 196-207.

Number of People : 1


 1950

Pine, L.G.
Who's who in music
First post-war edition (1949-50)
London: Shaw Publishing, 1950, 419 p.

Number of People : 4,675

More Details : (4 Sections)


 1950

Arundell, Dennis
Benjamin's operas
Tempo, no. 15, 1950-51, p. 4

Number of People : 1


 1949

Saleski, Gdal
Famous musicians of Jewish origin
New York: Bloch Publishing Company, 1949, 716 p.

Number of People : 384

More Details : (3 Sections)


 1948

Hussey, Dyneley
Arthur Benjamin's Symphony
Canon, vol. 2, no. 2, September 1948, p. 54-55

Number of People : 1


 1948

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation : catalogue of Canadian composers
Toronto: Canadian Broadcast Corporation, 1948

Number of People : 234


 1948

Palmer, Russell
British music
London: Skelton Robinson, 1948, 283 p.

Number of People : 349

More Details : (1 Section)


 1947

Bagar, Robert C.
Concert companion
A comprehensive guide to symphonic music
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, [1947], 868 p.

Number of People : 159


 1947

Huntley, John
Mathieson, Muir
British film music
Foreword by Muir Mathieson
London: Skelton Robinson, 1947, 247 p.

Number of People : 185


 1943

Thompson, Oscar
The internatinoal cyclopedia of music and musicians
New York: 1943

Number of People : 669


 1942

Who's Who in British Columbia
Victoria, BC: Admark, 1942-43

Number of People : 9


 1940

Lengyel, C.
Fifty local prodigies
San Francisco: 1940

Number of People : 49


 1938

Wier, Albert E.
The Macmillan Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians in One Volume
Compiled and edited by Albert E. Wier
London: Macmillan and Co., 1938, 2089 p.

Number of People : 870


 1938

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti : Supplemento
Milan: Sonzogno, 1938, 806 p.

Number of People : 9,140


 1937

Ronald, Landon / Sir
Who's who in music
Edited by Sir Landon Ronald
London: Shaw Publishing, 1937

Number of People : 6,597

More Details : (1 Section)


 1937

Benjamin, Arthur
Film Music.
Musical Times, 78 (July 1937), p. 595-97.

Number of People : 1


 1936

Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


 1931

Key, Pierre V.R.
Pierre Key's musical who's who
A biographical survey of contemporary musicians
Edited by Pierre V.R. Key; editor Musical Digest and ...
New York: Pierre Key, 1931, 498 p.

Number of People : 3,336

More Details : (1 Section)


 1929

Riemann, Hugo
Musiklexikon
Berlin: 1929

Number of People : 575


 1924

Hull, Arthur Eaglefield
A dictionary of modern music and musicians ...
London; Toronto: 1924

Number of People : 552


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