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Beecham, Thomas

conductor, Dirigent, maestro


born: 29 Apr 1879 St. Helens, Lancashire / county, England Source: 1  

died: 08 Mar 1961 London, England Source: 1  

date of Variety obit: 15 Mar 1961  

Berlin Philharmonic: debut as soloist/conductor: 29 Jan 1930  

perf: 1957-1958 Lisbon, Portugal (S. Carlos)  

The Music Sack has 100 items with information about Thomas Beecham:


 2000

Indice de Autores e Intepretes

p. 321-356 In:
Miranda, Francisco Alia
La musica en la radio : radio Ciudad Real EAJ 65 y sus discos de pizarra
Coordinador: Francisco Alia Miranda
Cuenca: Ediciones de la Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, 2000, 378 p.

Number of People : 2,443


 1999

Artist Index

p. 237-258 In:
MacKenzie, Harry
The directory of the Armed Forces Radio services series
Compiled by Harry Mackenzie
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1999

Number of People : 1,855


 1999

Concertos

p. 1375-1387 In:
Moreau, Mario
O teatro de S. Carlos : dois seculos de historia
Vol. II
Lisboa: Hugin Editores, 1999, 713-1424 p.

Number of People : 2,120


 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


 1994

Douglas, Jack
Sir Thomas Beecham and English Music
Journal of the British Music Society, 16, 1994, p. 65

Number of People : 1


 1994

Index of Artists

p. 1263-1325 In:
Kelly, Alan
His Master's Voice
Die Stimme seines Herrn. The German catalogue
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1994, 1325 p.

Number of People : 2,206


 1992

Heister, Hanns-Werner
Sparrer, Walter-Wolfgang
Komponisten der Gegenwart
Edition Text+Kritik
Herausgegeben von Hanns-Werner Heister und Walter-Wolfgang Sparrer
1992

Number of People : 480


 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

Thomson, John Mansfield
The Oxford history of New Zealand music
Auckland: Oxford University Press, 1991, 315 p.

Number of People : 508


 1990

Rich, Alan
Arkatov, James
Slonimsky, Nicolas
Stern, Isaac
Masters of music : great artists of work
Text by Alan Rich
Preface by Nicolas Slonimsky
Foreword by Isaac Stern
Photographs by James Arkatov
Santa Barbara, California: Capra Press, 1990, 200 p.

Number of People : 88


 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

Paris, Alain
Dictionnaire des interpretes : et de l'interpretation musicale au XX siecle.
Paris: Robert Laffont, 1989

Number of People : 2,306


 1989

Remy, Pierre-Jean
Covent Garden : Royal Opera House
Paris: Sand, 1989, 249 p.

Number of People : 19


 1988

Holmes, John L.
Conductors : a record collector's guide : including compact discs
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1988

Number of People : 153


 1988

Donaldson, Frances
The Royal Opera House in the twentieth century
London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1988, 238 p.

Number of People : 8


 1987

Stinchelli, Enrico
I grandi direttori d'orchestra
Rome: Gremese Editore, 1987

Number of People : 376


 1987

Foreman, Lewis
From Parry to Britten : British music in letters 1900-1945.
A chonological anthology including correspondence by ...
London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., 1987, 332 p.

Number of People : 129


 1986

Anderson, Martin
Boulez, Pierre
Klemperer on music : shavings from a musician's workbench
Preface by Pierre Boulez
London: Toccata Press, 1986, 246 p.

Number of People : 26


 1985

Performer Index : Conductors

p. 775-786 In:
Myers, Kurtz
Index to record reviews 1978-1983 : based on material ...
Compiled and edited by Kurtz Myers
Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1985, 873 p.

Number of People : 1,433


 1985

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

Number of People : 778


 1985

Valenti Ferro, Enzo
Los directores : Teatro Colon 1908-1984
Buenos Aires: Ediciones de Arte Gaglianone, 1985, 406 p.

Number of People : 448


 1984

Hodson, Phillip
Who's who in Wagner
An a to Z look at his life and work
New York: Macmillan, 1984, 182 p.

Number of People : 310


 1982

[Orchestra Members]

The above item is part of :
Muck, Peter
Einhundert Jahre Berliner Philharmonisches Orchester. Darstellung in Dokumentation im Auftrag des Berliner Orchesters. Dritter Band
Die Mitglieder des Orchesters, die Programme, die Konzertreisen ...
Verfassst von Peter Muck
Tutzing: Verlegt bei Hans Schneider, 1982, 509 p.

Number of People : 5,035


 1982

Klemperer, Otto
Uber Musik und Theater : Erinnerungen Gesprache Skizzen
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen's Verlage, 1982, 153 p.

Number of People : 19


 1982

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

Number of People : 1,800


 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


 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 Source: 1

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

Number of People : 20,506


 1979

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

Number of People : 16,262


 1979

Beecham, Thomas
A mingled chime : leaves from an autobiography.
London: Hutchinson 1979. 272 S.

Number of People : 1


 1979

Jefferson, Alan
Mayer, Robert / Sir
Sir Thomas Beecham : a centenary tribute.
Foreword by Sir Robert Mayer.
London: Macdonald & Jane's 1979. 256 S.
       Mit Ill.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Atkins, Harold
Menuhin, Yehudi
Newman, Archie (compiler)
Beecham stories : ancedotes, sayings and impressions of Sir Thomas Beecham.
With a foreword by Yehudi Menuhin.
London: Robson 1978. 96 S.
       Mit Ill.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Ewen, David
Musicians since 1900 : performers in concert and opera
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson, 1978, 974 p.

Number of People : 432


 1976

Procter-Gregg, Humphrey (compiler)
Beecham remembered.
New ed.
London: Duckworth 1976. IX, 212 S.
       Mit Ill. u. Noten.

Number of People : 1


 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

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


 1974

Westrup, Jack Allan
[Review]
Music and Letters. 55 (1974), S. 237-238.

Number of People : 1


 1974

Anderson, Robert
[Review]
Musical Times, 115 (1974), S. 661.

Number of People : 1


 1973

Procter-Gregg, Humphrey (editor)
Sir Thomas Beecham, conductor and impressario, as remembered by his friend" and colleagues.
Windermere: ProcterGregg 1973. 206 S.

Number of People : 1


 1973

Beecham, Thomas / Sir
A mingled chime : leaves from an autobiography.
London: White Lion Publishers 1973. 198 S.

Number of People : 1


 1973

Unger-Hamilton, Clive
The great symphonies
New York: Facts on File, 1973

Number of People : 94


 1972

[Thomas Beecham]
Opera News, Dec 23, 1972, p. 20
       Note: as a Mozart conductor

Number of People : 1


 1971

Brook, Donald
Conductors' gallery
Freeport, New York: Books for Libraries Press, 1971

Number of People : 31


 1970

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

Number of People : 6,183


 1968

Possiger, Gunter
Die grossen Sanger und Dirigenten
Munich: Wilhelm Heyne, 1968, 220 p.

Number of People : 205


 1967

Schonberg, Harold C.
The great conductors
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1967, 384 p.

Number of People : 28


 1967

Rosenthal, Harold David
Opera at Covent Garden : a short history
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1967, 192 p.

Number of People : 20


 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


 1962

Townend, P.
Who's who in music and musicians' international directory 1962
New York: Hafner Publishing Co., 1962, 331 p.

Number of People : 3,194


 1961

Cardus, Neville
Sir Thomas Beecham.
London 1961.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


 1961

Sharp, Geoffrey
Sir Thomas Beecham.
The Music Review. 22 (1961), S. 220-221.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Stahl, Greeley
Sir Thomas Beecham.
Musica-Disques. 1961, H. 87, S. 49-53.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Capell, Richard
Sir Thomas Beecham.
Musical Times, 102 (1961), S. 28~286.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Hart, Philip
The Beecham legacy. [Recorded music]
Musical Courier. 163 (1961), H. 5, S. 42-43.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Cardus, Neville
Sir Thomas Beecham. A Memoir.
London 1961.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


 1961

[Thomas Beecham - obituary]
Opera News, Apr 15, 1961, p. 14

Number of People : 1


 1961

Weber, Hildegard
Der englische Maestro. Zum Tode von Sir Thomas Beecham.
Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik. 122 (1961), S. 149.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Raynor, Henry
Beecham remembered.
Tempo, Nr. 58 (1961), S. 5-8.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Arnell, Richard
Sir Thomas Beecham : some personal memories.
Tempo, Nr. 58 (1961), S. 2-3.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Katims, Virginia
Beecham in Seattle.
Tempo, Nr. 58 (1961), S. 4-5.

Number of People : 1


 1961

Reid, Charles
Thomas Beecham.
London 1961.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


 1960

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

Number of People : 7


 1958

Rosenthal, Harold David
Two centuries of opera at Covent Garden
London: Putnam, 1958, 849 p.

Number of People : 22


 1957

Ewen, David
Living musicians : first supplement
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1957, 178 p.

Number of People : 456


 1955

Blaukof, Miriam
Great conductors
Translated from the german by Miriam Blaukof
London: Arco, 1955

Number of People : 22


 1954

Sir Thomas Beecham 75 Jahre.
Musica. 8 (1954), S. 254.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Gelatt, Roland
Music makers
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1953

Number of People : 20


 1951

Brook, Donald
International gallery of conductors
London: Rockliff, 1951

Number of People : 35


 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


 1951

Mize, J.T.H. / Dr.
The international who is who in music
Fifth (Mid-Century) Edition
Dr. J.T.H. Mize Editor-in-Chief
Chicago: Who is Who in Music, 1951, 576 p.

Number of People : 2,918

More Details : (1 Section)


 1951

Hadley, M.
Sir Thomas Beecham's America tour with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
London Musical Events. 6 (1951), Feb. -N., S. 20-23.

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)


 1949

Sargeant, Winthrop
Geniuses, goddesses and people
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1949

Number of People : 4


 1948

Ewen, David
Dictators of the baton
New York: Ziff-Davis, 1948

Number of People : 33


 1948

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

Number of People : 349

More Details : (1 Section)


 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)


 1945

Brook, Donald
Conductors gallery : biographical sketches of well-known orchestral conductors including notes on the leading symphony orchestras, and a short biography of the late Sir Henry Wood
London: Rockliff, 1945

Number of People : 32


 1943

Beecham, Thomas / Sir
A mingled chime : an autobiography
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1943, 330 p.

Number of People : 1


 1942

[Thomas Beecham]
Opera News, Jan 19, 1942, p. 7

Number of People : 1


 1941

Barone, J.
Who is who in music
1941 edition
Chicago: Lee Stern Press, 1941

Number of People : 3,908


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 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

Soldan, Walter
Beecham u. Richard Strauss.
Skizzen (Berlin) 12, Nr. 2. 5. 10.

Number of People : 1


 1938

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

Number of People : 9,140


 1938

Shore, Bernard
The orchestra speaks
London: Longmans, Green, 1938

Number of People : 14


 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)


 1936

Smyth, Ethel
Beecham and Pharaoh. Ch. ed
London, Chapman & H. 80. 181 p. 2 s. 6 d.

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)


 1927

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

Number of People : 4,739


 1925

Weissmann, Adolf
Der Dirigent im 20. Jahrhundert
Berlin: Propylaen-Verlag, 1925, 196 p.

Number of People : 16


 1924

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

Number of People : 1,435


 1924

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

Number of People : 552


 1923

Grew, Sydney
Favourite musical performers
By Sydney Grew
Edinburgh: T. N. Foulis, 1923

Number of People : 11


 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


 1909

[no title]
Musical Herald 1909

Number of People : 47


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