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Hess, Myra

Klavier, piano


born: 25 Feb 1890 London, England Source: 1  

died: 25 Nov 1965 London, England Source: 1  

date of Variety obit: 01 Dec 1965  

active: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic  

Concerts:


18 Jan 1922 unknown Source: 2  
06 Feb 1922 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
10 Mar 1923 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
02 Apr 1925 unknown Source: 2  
16 Mar 1926 Buffalo, New York / state, USA Source: 2  
23 Jun 1926 Paris, France Source: 2  
29 Nov 1927 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
07 Feb 1928 Buffalo, New York / state, USA Source: 2  
07 Mar 1928 New Haven, Connecticut / state, USA Source: 2  
08 Jan 1929 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
18 Apr 1929 New Haven, Connecticut / state, USA Source: 2  
31 Jan 1931 Memphis, Tennessee / state, USA Source: 2  
15 Feb 1931 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
10 Oct 1931 London, England Source: 2  
09 Jan 1932 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
09 Apr 1932 Toronto, Ontario / province, Canada Source: 2  
21 Jan 1933 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
19 Feb 1933 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
04 Nov 1933 London, England Source: 2  
20 Jan 1934 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
30 Jan 1934 Buffalo, New York / state, USA Source: 2  
27 Feb 1934 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
19 Jan 1935 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
27 Feb 1935 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
11 Feb 1936 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
01 Mar 1936 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
16 Nov 1936 Copenhagen, Denmark Source: 2  
24 Jan 1937 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
27 Jan 1937 Buffalo, New York / state, USA Source: 2  
10 Mar 1937 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
27 Nov 1937 Copenhagen, Denmark Source: 2  
10 Dec 1937 Vienna, Austria Source: 2  
19 Mar 1938 London, England Source: 2  
26 Nov 1938 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
30 Nov 1938 Buffalo, New York / state, USA Source: 2  
28 Jan 1939 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
18 Mar 1939 London, England Source: 2  
17 Mar 1940 London, England Source: 2  
12 Oct 1946 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
13 Nov 1947 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 2  
14 Feb 1948 New York / city, USA Source: 2  

Berlin Philharmonic: debut as soloist/conductor: 03 Nov 1948  

22 Jan 1949 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
09 Feb 1949 Toronto, Ontario / province, Canada Source: 2  
26 Feb 1949 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
07 Jan 1950 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
13 Jan 1951 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
14 Feb 1951 Bristol, England Source: 2  
26 Jan 1952 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
06 Feb 1954 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
22 Mar 1954 Toronto, Ontario / province, Canada Source: 2  
27 Mar 1954 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
21 Jan 1956 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
29 Aug 1956 Edinburgh, Scotland Source: 2  
26 Jan 1957 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
10 Feb 1957 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 2  
14 Feb 1959 New York / city, USA Source: 2  
13 Feb 1960 New York / city, USA Source: 2  

The Music Sack has 52 items with information about Myra Hess:


 2001

Index

p. 243-264 In:
Klein, Axel
Irish classical recordings
A discography of Irish art music
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2001, 264 p.

Number of People : 1,228


 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


 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


 1995

Gillespie, Anna
Gillespie, John
Notable twentieth-century pianists
A bio-critical sourcebook
By John Gillespie and Anna Gillespie
London: Greenwood Press, 1995, 446 p.
      (Series: Bio-Critical Sourcebooks on Musical Performance)

Number of People : 99


 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


 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


 1986

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

Number of People : 573


 1985

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

Number of People : 2,597


 1985

Performer Index : Instrumentalits

p. 715-745 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 : 4,398


 1982

Hamilton, David
The listener's guide to great instrumentalists
By David Hamilton
New York: Facts On File, 1982, 136 p.

Number of People : 23


 1982 Source: 2

Kehler, George
The piano in concert
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1982, 1431 p.

Number of People : 2,682


 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


 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 Source: 1

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

Number of People : 20,506


 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


 1979

Schang, F.C.
Visiting cards of pianists
New York: Music House, 1979

Number of People : 35


 1979

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

Number of People : 16,262


 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

MacKenna, Marian Cecilia
Myra Hess : a portrait.
London: Hamilton 1976. XII, 319 S.
       Mit Ill., Faks., Noten u. Diskogr.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


 1976

MacKenna, Marian Cecilia
Myra Hess : a portrait.
London: Hamilton 1976. XII, 319 S.
       Mit Ill., Faks., Noten u. Diskogr.

Number of People : 1


 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


 1966

Index to music necrology [1965]
Notes (Music Library Association), 1966, p. 1193

Number of People : 138


 1965

Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


 1963

Schonberg, Harold C.
The great pianists
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963

Number of People : 367


 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


 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


 1953

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

Number of People : 20


 1951

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

Number of People : 1,408


 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

Brook, Donald
Master of the keyboard
London: Rockliff Salisbury Square, 1951

Number of People : 22


 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

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

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

Number of People : 384

More Details : (3 Sections)


 1949

Ewen, David
Men and women who make music
New York: Merlin Press, 1949

Number of People : 26


 1948

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

Number of People : 349

More Details : (1 Section)


 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


 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


 1941

Aldrigh, Richard
Concert Life in New York 1902-1923
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1941

Number of People : 1,464


 1941

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

Number of People : 3,908


 1940

Ewen, David
Living musicians
New York: 1940

Number of People : 123


 1940

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

Number of People : 6,835


 1939

Vital data (1906-1939)

p. 213 In:
Celebrities in El Dorado 1850-1906.
A biographic record of 111 prominent musicians who have visited San Francisco and performed there ...
With additional lists of visiting celebrities ...
San Francisco: Work Projects Administration, 1939, 270 p.
      (Series: History of Music in San Francisco Series; Volume four)

Number of People : 327


 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


 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

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)


 1928

Ewen, David
Myra Hess : poet in tones
American Hebrew, CXXIII (Oct 5), 1928, p. 688, 710

Number of People : 1


 undated

The universal Jewish encyclopedia
New York

Number of People : 115


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