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 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.


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  Alexander, Arthur (b. 1891 d. 1975)   piano
  Allum, Walter (b. 1895 d. 1986)   composer, poet
  Ashwell, Lena (b. 1873 d. 1957)   musician, actress
  Bainton, Ethel (b. 1880 d. 1956)   wife of Edgar Bainton
  Balling, Michael (b. 1866 d. 1925)   viola, conductor
  Bantock, Granville (b. 1868 d. 1946)   composer, professor
  Barnes, George R. (b. 1904)   BBC executive
  Bax, Arnold (Edward Trevor) (b. 1883 d. 1953)   composer, musicisti
  Beecham, Thomas (b. 1879 d. 1961)   conductor, Dirigent
  Bennett, George John (b. 1863 d. 1930)   organ, percussion
  Bliss, Arthur (b. 1891 d. 1975)   composer, professor
  Blois, Eustace (b. 1877 d. 1933)   singer, composer
  Blunt, Bruce (b. 1899 d. 1957)   journalist, wine importer
  Boosey, Leslie (b. 1887 d. 1979)   publisher
  Borsdorf, Friedrich Adolf (b. 1854 d. 1923 a. 1879)   horn, teacher
  Boughton, Rutland (b. 1878 d. 1960)   composer, writer
  Boult, Adrian (Cedric) (b. 1889 d. 1983)   conductor
  Braithwaite, Sam Hartley (b. 1883 d. 1947)   composer, piano
  Brewer, Alfred Herbert (b. 1865 d. 1928)   organ, conductor
  Brian, Havergal (b. 1876 d. 1972)   composer
  Bridge, Frank (b. 1879 d. 1941)   composer, musician
  Britten, Benjamin [Eduard Benjamin] (b. 1913)   composer, Komponist
  Brodsky, Adolph (b. 1851 d. 1929)   violin, conductor
  Buesst, Aylmer (b. 1883 d. 1970)   conductor
  Bush, Alan Dudley (b. 1900)   composer, piano
  Bush, Geoffrey (b. 1920)   composer
  Butterworth, George Sainton Kaye (b. 1885 d. 1916)   composer, folk music collector
  Chapman, Ernest Walter (b. 1914 d. 1983)   critic
  Chisholm, Erik (b. 1904 d. 1965)   conductor, administrator
  Church, Richard (b. 1893 d. 1972)   poet, novelist
  Clark, Edward (b. 1888 d. 1962)   conductor
  Clifford, Hubert John (b. 1904 d. 1959)   conductor, composer
  Coates, Albert (b. 1882 d. 1953)   conductor, Dirigent
  Concorde, R. Norman   impresario
  Coolidge, Elizabeth Sprague [Elizabeth Penn Sprague] (b. 1864 d. 1953)   music patron
  Corbett-Smith, Arthur (b. 1879 d. 1944)   singer, piano
  Corder, Frederick (b. 1852 d. 1932)   conductor, composer
  Courtauld, Samuel (b. 1876 d. 1947)   industrialist, patron
  Dale, Benjamin (James) (b. 1885 d. 1943)   composer, music educator
  Damrosch, Walter (Johannes) (b. 1862 d. 1950)   composer, conductor
  Darnton, Christian [Philip Christian] (b. 1905 d. 1981)   composer
  Davies, Walford [Henry Walford] (b. 1869 d. 1941)   organ, composer
  Delius, Frederick (Theodore Albert) (b. 1862 d. 1934)   composer, musician
  Delius, Jelka (b. 1868 d. 1935)   painter
  Dent, Edward Joseph (b. 1876 d. 1957)   musicologist, translator
  Dieren, Bernard (b. 1887 d. 1936)   composer, writer
  Dunhill, Thomas Frederick (b. 1877 d. 1946)   composer, professor
  Dyson, George (b. 1883 d. 1964)   composer, musician
  Eckersley, Roger (b. 1885 d. 1955)   composer, BBC executive
  Elgar, Caroline Alice (b. 1848 d. 1920)   wife of Edward Elgar
  Elgar, Edward (William) (b. 1857)   composer, compositore
  Fenney, William J. (b. 1891 d. 1957)   composer
  Foulds, John Herbert (b. 1880 d. 1939)   composer, folklorist
  Gaisberg, Fredrick William (b. 1873 d. 1951)   recording impresario
  Ganz, A.W. (a. 1920s-1930s)   professor of music
  Gardiner, Henry Balfour (b. 1877 d. 1950)   composer
  Goossens, Eugene (b. 1893 d. 1962)   composer, conductor
  Goss, John (b. 1800 d. 1880)   composer, organ
  Grainger, Percy (Aldridge) (b. 1882 d. 1961)   composer, Klavier
  Gray, Cecil William Turpie (b. 1895 d. 1951)   critic, composer
  Gurney, Ivor Bertie (b. 1890 d. 1937)   composer, poet
  Hadley, Patrick (Arthur Sheldon) (b. 1899 d. 1973)   composer
  Hadow, William Henry (b. 1859 d. 1937)   writer on music, music educator
  Harrison, Julius (Alan Greenway) (b. 1885 d. 1963)   conductor, composer
  Harrison, May (b. 1891 d. 1959)   violin, Violine
  Harty, Hamilton [Herbert Hamilton] (b. 1879 d. 1941)   composer, piano
  Hely-Hutchinson, Victor [Christian Victor] (b. 1901 d. 1947)   composer, piano
  Henry, Leigh Vaughan (b. 1889 d. 1958)   composer
  Herbage, Julian (Livingston) (b. 1904 d. 1976)   musicologist, broadcaster
  Herrmann, Bernard (b. 1911 d. 1975)   composer, conductor
  Heward, Leslie (Hays) (b. 1897 d. 1943 a. 1924)   conductor, composer
  Higgins, Henry Vincent (b. 1855 d. 1928)   solicitor, businessman
  Holbrooke, Joseph [Josef] (b. 1878 d. 1958)   composer
  Holst, Gustav [Gustavus Theodore von] (b. 1874 d. 1934)   composer, librettista
  Howells, Herbert (Norman) (b. 1892 d. 1983)   composer, teacher
  Ireland, John (Nicholson) (b. 1879 d. 1962)   composer, piano
  Jaeger, August (Johannes) (b. 1860 d. 1909)   publisher
  Kelly, Frederick Septimus (b. 1881 d. 1916)   composer, piano
  Keynes, Geoffrey (b. 1887 d. 1985)   surgeon, MAOL~
  Kilburn, Nicholas (b. 1843 d. 1923)   conductor, composer
  Lambert, Constant [Leonard Constant] (b. 1905 d. 1951)   composer, conductor
  Legge, Robin Humphrey (b. 1862 d. 1933)   critic, writer on music
  Legge, Walter (b. 1906 d. 1979)   administrator, writer
  Lloyd, George Walter Selwyn (b. 1913)   composer
  Lopokova, Lydia Vasilyevna (b. 1891 d. 1981)   dancer
  Manners, Charles (b. 1857 d. 1935)   bass, impresario
  Matthay, Tobias (Augustus) (b. 1858 d. 1945)   teacher, writer
  Mawer, Allen (b. 1879 d. 1942)   professor of English
  Moeran, E.J. [Ernest John] (b. 1894 d. 1950)   composer
  Murrill, Herbert (Henry John) (b. 1909 d. 1952)   composer, administrator
  Naylor, Edward (Woodall) (b. 1867 d. 1934)   organ, composer
  O'Neill, Norman (Houston) (b. 1875 d. 1934)   conductor, composer
  Orr, Charles Wilfred (b. 1893 d. 1976)   composer
  Parry, Hubert [Charles Hubert Hastings] (b. 1848 d. 1918)   composer, scholar
  Petri, Egon (b. 1881 d. 1962)   Klavier, pianista
  Piggott, Patrick (Edward Smerdon) (b. 1915)   composer, piano
  Pitt, Percy (b. 1869 d. 1932)   conductor, composer
  Pocock, Guy Noel (b. 1880 d. 1955)   BBC executive
  Poston, Elizabeth (b. 1905 d. 1987)   composer, writer
  Radford, Robert (b. 1874 d. 1933)   Bass, Bassanger
  Rawsthorne, Alan (b. 1905 d. 1971)   composer, conductor
  Richter, Hans (b. 1843 d. 1916)   conductor, direttore
  Robertson, Alec (Thomas Parke) (b. 1892 d. 1982)   writer on music, broadcaster
  Robinson, Stanford (b. 1904)   conductor
  Ronald, Landon (b. 1873 d. 1938)   composer, conductor
  Rothenstein, William (b. 1872 d. 1945)   artist, artist historian
  Rubbra, Edmund [Charles Edmund] (b. 1901 d. 1986)   composer, piano
  Sammons, Albert (Eduard) (b. 1886 d. 1957)   violin, composer
  Scott, Marion Margaret (b. 1877 d. 1953)   musicologist
  Seiber, Matyas (Gyorgy) (b. 1905 d. 1960)   composer, Komposition
  Somervell, Arthur (b. 1863 d. 1937)   composer, music educator
  Stanford, Charles Villiers (b. 1852)   composer, conductor
  Stein, Erwin (b. 1885 d. 1958)   writer on music, editor
  Thatcher, Reginald Sparshatt (b. 1888 d. 1957)   organ
  Thompson, Herbert (b. 1856 d. 1945)   critic
  Tippett, Michael (Kemp) (b. 1905)   composer, Dirigent
  Tovey, Donald (Francis) (d. 1940)   music scholar, composer
  Vaughan Williams, Ralph (b. 1872 d. 1958)   composer, compositore
  Waddington, Sydney Reine (b. 1869 d. 1953)   teacher, composer
  Wallace, William (b. 1860 d. 1940)   composer, piano
  Walton, William (Turner) (b. 1902 d. 1983)   composer, compositore
  Warlock, Peter (b. 1894 d. 1930)   writer on music, composer
  Webster, David (Lumsden) (b. 1903 d. 1971)   administrator
  Welch, James William (b. 1900)   BBC executive
  Williams, Grace (Mary) (b. 1906 d. 1977)   composer
  Wood, Haydn (b. 1882 d. 1959)   author, composer
  Wood, Henry Joseph (b. 1869 d. 1944)   conductor
  Woodgate, Hubert Leslie (b. 1902)   choir master
  Wright, Kenneth Anthony (b. 1899 d. 1975)   writer, conductor

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