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Roberts, John Varley

organ, composer


born: 25 Sep 1841 Stanningley, Yorkshire / county, England Source: 1  

died: 09 Feb 1920 Oxford, Oxfordshire / county, England Source: 1  

active in church: 1882-1918 Oxford, Oxfordshire / county, England Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 27 items with information about John Varley Roberts:


 1991

Shaw, Harold Watkins
The succession of organists of the Chapel Royal and the cathedrals of England and Wales from c1538
Also of the organists of the collegiate churches of Westminster and Windsor, certain academic choral foundations, and the cathedrals of Armagh and Dublin
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1991

Number of People : 902


 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


 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 Source: 1

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

Number of People : 16,262


 1977

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

Number of People : 2,118


 1977

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

Number of People : 9,633


 1962

Notes on the composers

p. 662 In:
Frost, Maurice
Historical companion to hymns ancient & modern
Edited by Maurice Frost, Litt.D.
London: William Clowes, 1962, 716 p.

Number of People : 336


 1924

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

Number of People : 1,435


 1921

West, John Ebenezer
Cathedral organists past and present.
A record of the succession of organists of the cathdrals, chapels royal, and principal collegiate churches of the United Kingdom, from about the period of the Reformation until the present day.
With biographical notes, extracts from the chapter books, anecdotes, &c.
London: Novello, 1921, 141 p.

Number of People : 634


 1920

[obituary]
Musical Times, 1920

Number of People : 27


 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

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


 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


 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


 1896

Roll of the Union of Graduates in Music and Kalendar for 1896
London: Union of Graduates in Music, 1896, 167 p.

Number of People : 473


 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

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

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


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