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Avison, Charles

composer, conductor, writer on music, organ, writer


born: 1710 Source: 1  

born: circa 1710 Newcastle-on-Tyne, England Source: 2  
born: ---- Newcastle-on-Tyne, England Source: 3  

baptised: 16 Feb 1709 Newcastle-on-Tyne, England Source: 4  

died: 10 May 1770 Newcastle-on-Tyne, England Source: 4  
died: 09 May 1770 Newcastle-on-Tyne, England Source: 4  
died: 10 May 1770 Source: 5  
died: 10 May 1770 Source: 1  
died: 09 May 1770 Newcastle-on-Tyne, England Source: 2  
died: 10 May 1770 Newcastle-on-Tyne, England Source: 3  

active: Baltimore, Maryland / state, USA  
active: 1752 Source: 6  

The Music Sack has 54 items with information about Charles Avison:


 1987

Wikes, Lyall
Charles Avison
Journal of the British Music Society, 9, 1987, p. 1

Number of People : 1


 1986

Composers and arrangers

The above item is part of :
Rogal, Samuel J.
Guide to hymn tunes of American methodism
Compiled by Samuel J. Rogal
New York: Greenwood Press, 1986
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 7)

Number of People : 478


 1982

Larsson, Roger B.
Charles Avison's "Stiles in musical expression"
Music and Letters. 63 (1982), S. 261-275.
       Mit 1 Taf.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Index

p. 313-343 In:
Keefer, Lubov Breit
Baltimore's music
The haven of the American composer
Baltimore: 1982, 343 p.

Number of People : 3,293


 1980 Source: 4

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

Number of People : 20,506


 1979

Kassler, Jamie Croy
The science of music in Britain, 1714-1830
A catalogue of writings, lectures and inventions. In two volumes
New York: Garland, 1979

Number of People : 527


 1979

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

Horsley, P.M.
Charles Avison : the man and his milieu.
Music and Letters. 55 (1974), S. 5-23.

Number of People : 1


 1973

Edwards, Owain
Charles Avison, English concerto-writer extraordinary.
The Musical Quarterly. 59 (1973), S. 399410.
       Mit 1 Abb.

Number of People : 1


 1970

Cudworth, Charles L.
Avison of Newcastle, 1709-1770.
Musical Times, 111 (1970), S. 480-483.
       Mit 1 Abb.

Number of People : 1


 1970

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

Number of People : 6,183


 1968

Stephens, Norris Lynn
Charles Avison
An eighteenth century English composer, musician, and writer.
Pittsburgh. 1968. dissertation.
Ann Arbor: University Microfilms 1968. 360 S.

Number of People : 1


 1965

Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


 1964

[no biographical article]

The above item is part of :
Smith, Carleton Sprague
Sprague-Smith, Carleton
Wolfe, Richard J.
Secular music in America 1801-1825
A bibliography by Richard J. Wolfe
Introduction by Carleton Sprague Smith
New York: New York Public Library, 1964

Number of People : 330


 1959 Source: 2

Eitner, Robert
Biographisch-bibliographisches Quellen-Lexikon der Musiker und Musikgelehrten
Christlicher Zeitrechnung bis Mitte des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts
Graz: Akademische Druck- u. Verlaganstalt, 1959

Number of People : 26,838


 1959

Brocklehurst, J. Brian
Charles Avison and his essay on musical expression.
Sheffield. 1959. dissertation. [Note: "1959/60"]

Number of People : 1


 1958

Oberti, Elisa
Charles Avison e l'estica musicale.
Rivista di estetica. 3 (1958), S. 206-228.

Number of People : 1


 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

Milner, Arthur
Charles Avison
Musical Times, 95 (1954), S. 16-18 u. 73-75.

Number of People : 1


 1951

Kingdon-Ward, Martha
Charles Avison.
Musical Times, 92 (1951), S. 398-401.

Number of People : 1


 1940

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

Number of People : 6,835


 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


 1927

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

Number of People : 4,739


 1924

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

Number of People : 1,435


 1920

Anderton, H. Orsmond
Early English music
London: Musical Opinion, 1920

Number of People : 41


 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


 1911

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

Number of People : 748


 1900

Grove, George / Sir
A dictionary of music and musicians
London: MacMillan, 1900

Number of People : 443


 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)


 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


 1895

Welford, R.
Men of mark 'twixt Tyne and Tweed ...
London: 1895, 3 vols.

Number of People : 6


 1888

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

Number of People : 596


 1887

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

Number of People : 1,274


 1886 Source: 1

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


 1883 Source: 5

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 Source: 3

Fetis, Francois-Joseph
Biographie universelle des musiciens : et bibliographie generale de la musique.
Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1875-83

Number of People : 5,657


 1867

Cassell's biographical dictionary ...
London: [1867-69]

Number of People : 134


 1859

Allibone, S.A.
A critical dictionary of English literature & British & American authors ... from the earliest accounts to the middle of the 19th century ...
London: 1859-71, 3 vols.

Number of People : 405


 1857

Waller, J.F.
The imperial dictionary of universal biography ...
London: 1857-63, 16 vols.

Number of People : 180


 1856

Knight, C.
Biography ...
London: 1856-72, 7 vols.
      (Series: The English Cyclopaedia; Division III)

Number of People : 87


 1842

Long, G.
The biographical dictionary of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge ...
London: 1842-44, 4 vols. Note
       Note: No more published

Number of People : 24


 1841

Gorton, J.
A general biographical dictionary ...
New ed.
London: 1841, 3 vols.

Number of People : 124


 1836

Lincoln, R. Charlton
Reminiscences and biographical sketches of eminent musicians
Composed and compiled by R. Charlton, Lincoln
London: R. Charlton, 1836, 56 p.

Number of People : 36


 1836

A'Beckett, W. / Sir
A universal biography : ... scriptural, classical & mythological memoirs ... with accounts of ... living characters ...
London: 1836, 3 vols.

Number of People : 89


 1834

Bingley, William
Musical biography : or, memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent musical composers and writers, who have flourished in the different countries of Europe during the last three centuries
London: R. Bentley, 1834, 395 p.

Number of People : 463


 1831

Davenport, R.A.
A dictionary of biography : comprising ... characters of all ages, nations and professions ...
London: 1831

Number of People : 37


 1827

A dictionary of musicians ...
2nd ed.
London: 1827, 2 vols.

Number of People : 810


 1825 Source: 6

Sainsbury, John S.
A dictionary of musicians. From the earliest ages to the present time. Comprising the most important biographical contents of the works of Gerber, Choron, and Fayolle Count Orloff, Dr. Burney, Sir John Hawkins, &c, &c, together with upwards of a hundred original memoirs of the most eminent living musicians
Edited by John S. Sainsbury
Printed for Sainsbury and Co., 1825, 2V p.

Number of People : 724


 1824

Watt, R.
Bibliotheca britannia : or, A general index to British ... literature ...
Edinburgh: 1824, Vols. 1 & 2.

Number of People : 179


 1821

Watkins, J.
The universal biographical dictionary ...
New ed.
London: 1821

Number of People : 58


 1812

Chalmers, A.
The general biographical dictionary ...
New ed.
London: 1812-17, 32 vols.

Number of People : 65


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