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Cowen, Frederic Hymen
(Note: Variety obit is for wife of Frederic Hymen Cowen)

piano, conductor, composer


born: 29 Jan 1852 Kingston, Jamaica, Caribbean Source: 2  

born: 1852  

died: 1935  
died: 06 Oct 1935 London, England Source: 2  
died: ------------ Maida Vale, London, England Source: 3  

date of Variety obit: 27 Jan 1971 (see note above)  

perf: 1898 Bologna, Italy  

The Music Sack has 84 items with information about Frederic Hymen Cowen:


 1994

Foreman, Lewis
Music in England 1885-1920 : As recounted in Hazell's annual
Edited with illustrations, introduction, and index by Lewis Foreman
London: Thames Publishing, 1994, 121 p.

Number of People : 6


 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


 1989

Scott, Derek B.
The singing bourgeois : songs of the victorian drawing room and parlour
Milton Keynes: Open University Press, 1989

Number of People : 43


 1987

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 296-362 In:
Trezzini, Lamberto
Due secoli di vita musicale storia del teatro comunale di Bologna
Seconda edizione
A cura di Lamberto Trezzini
Nuova Alfa Editoriale, 1987, 362 p.

Number of People : 4,845


 1986

Lyman, Darryl
Great jews in music
New York: Jonathan David Publishers, Inc., 1986

Number of People : 573


 1986

Rowe, Marie E.
Nash, William P.
Music in the cabbage garden
The pioneers of music in Victoria
Edited by Marie E. Rowe
Melbourne: Innisfallen Press, 1986

Number of People : 47


 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

Jaeger, Stefan
Das Atlantisbuch der Dirigenten
Zurich: Atlantis Musikbuch-Verlag, 1985

Number of People : 778


 1983

Index Onomastique

p. 387-423 In:
Burdet, Jacques
La musique dans le pays de Vaud 1904-1939
Lausanne: Payot, 1983, 431 p.

Number of People : 2,673


 1982

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

Number of People : 197


 1982

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

Number of People : 1,800


 1982

Cowen, Frederick Hymen
Then and Now
Vintage Light Music, Spring, 1982, p. 7

Number of People : 1


 1980 Source: 2

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

Number of People : 20,506


 1980 Source: 1

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

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


 1979

Johnson, H. Earle
First performances in America to 1900 : works with orchestra
Detroit: Information Coordinators, 1979, 446 p.
      (Series: Bibliographies in American Music; Four)

Number of People : 254

More Details : (1 Section)


 1979

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

Number of People : 16,262


 1977

Stieger, Franz
Opernlexikon
Teil II: Komponisten
Tutzing: Hans Schneider, 1977

Number of People : 9,633


 1977 Source: 3

Hayden, Andrew
British hymn writers and composers
A check-list
Croydon, England: Hymn Society of Great Britain & Ireland, 1977

Number of People : 2,118


 1976

Groves, Charles / Sir
Taylor, Stainton de Boufflers
Two centuries of music in Liverpool
A scrap-book of information concerning musical activities both professional and amateur
Compiled and written by Stainton de B. Taylor
With a foreword by Sir Charles Groves, C.B.E.
Liverpool: Rockliff Brothers Limited, [1976], 126 p.

Number of People : 62


 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

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


 1972

Willeby, Charles
Masters of English music
Freeport, New York: Books for Libraries Press, 1893 (original)
1972 (reprinted)

Number of People : 5


 1970

Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183


 1968

Young, Kenneth
Music's great days in the spas and watering-places
London: MacMillan, 1968, 228 p.

Number of People : 84

More Details : (1 Section)


 1966

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

Number of People : 190


 1965

Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


 1960

Kennedy, Michael
The Halle Tradition : a century of music
Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1960, 424 p.

Number of People : 7


 1954

Bone, Philip James
The guitar and mandolin : biographies of celebrated players and composers
London: Schott, 1954, 388 p.

Number of People : 523


 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


 1953

Potts, Joseph E.
Sir Frederic H. Cawen (1852-1935)
Musical Times, 94 (1953), S. 351-353.

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

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


 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

Scholes, Percy A.
The mirror of music 1844-1944
A century of musical life in Britain as reflected in the pages of the musical times
By Percy A. Scholes
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1948, 2 VOLS p.

Number of People : 344

More Details : (1 Section)


 1943

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

Number of People : 669


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 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

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti
Milan: Sonzogno, 1937, 2V p.

Number of People : 11,317


 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


 1935

[obituary]
Musical Times, 1935

Number of People : 50


 1934

Ewen, David
Composers of Today.
A Comprehensive Biographical and Critical Guide to Modern Composers of All Nations.
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1934, 311 p.

Number of People : 196


 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


 1927

Norlind, Tobias
Allmant musiklexikon
Stockholm: Wahlstrom & Widstrand, 1927-28, 2V p.

Number of People : 4,739


 1924

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

Number of People : 552


 1924

Bekker, Leander Jan de
Black's dictionary of music & musicians ... from earliest times to 1924 ...
London: 1924

Number of People : 1,435


 1923

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1923
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1923, 87 p.

Number of People : 574


 1919

Remy, Alfred
Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Third edition
Revised and enlarged by Alfred Remy, M.A.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919, 1094 p.

Number of People : 7,067


 1918

Saerchinger, Cesar
International who's who in music and musical gazetteer
Edited by Cesar Saerchinger
New York: Current Literature Pub. Co., 1918, 841 p.

Number of People : 5,340


 1915

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1915
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1915, 236 p.

Number of People : 744


 1913

Cowen, Frederick Hymen
My Art and My Friends
London: 1913

Number of People : 1


 1913

Cowen, Frederick Hymen
My art and my friends
London: Edward Arnold, 1913, 319 p.

Number of People : 1


 1913

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1913
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1913, 230 p.

Number of People : 725


 1912

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1912
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1912, 232 p.

Number of People : 707


 1911

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1911
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1911, 258 p.

Number of People : 693


 1911

Baltzell, Winton J.
Baltzell's dictionary of musicians ...
Boston, MA: 1911

Number of People : 748


 1910

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1910
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1910, 258 p.

Number of People : 706


 1909

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1909
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1909, 261 p.

Number of People : 709


 1908

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1908
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1908, 160 p.

Number of People : 717


 1907

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1907
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1907, 256 p.

Number of People : 712


 1904

Adams, W.D.
A dictionary of the drama ... from the earliest times to the present ...
London: 1904

Number of People : 133


 1900

Baker, Theodore
Biographical dictionary of musicians
Compiled and edited by Theodore Baker, Ph.D.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1900, 653 p.

Number of People : 5,682

More Details : (1 Section)


 1900

Kohut, Adolph
Beruhmte israelitische Manner und Fraun in der Kulturgeschichte der Menschheit : Lebens- und Charakterbilder aus Vergangenheit un Gegenwort
Leipzig-Reudnitz: Druck un Verlag von A. H. Payne, 1900-1901, 2 vols (433 p.
       illus.; 432 p. illus.)

Number of People : 129


 1899

Men and women of the time.
A dictionary of contemporaries ...
15th edition
London: 1899

Number of People : 58


 1898

Frederick Hymen Cowen
Musical Times, vol. 39, 1898, p. 713

Number of People : 1


 1898

Black, Helen C.
Frederic Cowen
Young Israel, I (Sep), 1898, p. 209-11

Number of People : 1


 1897

Pratt, A.T.C.
People of the period, being a collection of the biographies of ... living celebrities ...
London: 1897, 2 vols.

Number of People : 205


 1897

Stratton, Stephen Samuel
Brown, James D.
British musical biography.
A dictionary of musical artists, authors and composers born in Britain and its colonies.
By James D. Brown and Stephen S. Stratton
Birmingham: S.S. Stratton, 1897, 462 p.

Number of People : 4,164


 1896

Warriner, John
Bennett, Joseph
National portrait gallery of British musicians
With an introduction by Joseph Bennett
London: S. Low, Marston, 1896, 75 p.

Number of People : 514


 1892

Lawrence, J.T.
A dictionary of musical biography ...
London: 1892

Number of People : 87


 1889

Supplementary dictionary of American musicians

p. 701-715 In:
Mathews, William Smith Babcock
A hundred years of music in America
An account of musical effort in America
Chicago: 1889, 715 p.

Number of People : 289


 1888

Champlin, J.D.
Cyclopedia of music and musicians ...
New York: 1888-90, 3 vols.

Number of People : 596


 1887

Sanders, Lloyd C.
Celebrities of the Century being a Dictionary of Men and Women of the Nineteenth Century ...
London; Paris; Melbourne: 1887, Vol. 1-2.

Number of People : 61


 1887

Baptie, David
A handbook of musical biography ...
2nd ed.
London: 1887

Number of People : 1,274


 1886

Brown, James Duff
Biographical dictionary of musicians.
With a bibliography of English writings on music
Paisley, Scotland: A. Gardner, 1886, 637 p.

Number of People : 4,300


 1885

Levien, John Mewburn
Cowen, Sir Frederick Hymen

The above item is part of :
Dictionary of National Biography [1885-1901]
London: 1885-1901

Number of People : 1


 1883

Baptie, David
A handbook of musical biography
London: W. Morley, 1883, 256 p.

Number of People : 3,177


 1879

Grove, George / Sir
Dictionary of music and musicians ...
London: 1879-99, 4 vols. Note
       Note: Of various editions

Number of People : 999


 1875

Men of the time
A dictionary of contemporaries ... of both sexes ...
London: 1875

Number of People : 44


 undated

Jewish encyclopaedia

Number of People : 36


 undated

Wininger, S.
Grosse judische Nationalbiographie
Cernauti

Number of People : 547


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