Composers -- Correspondence
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Part of the archive of the composer Gerlad Finzi consisting mainly of music manuscripts, [mid-18th cent.]-1992, n.d.
Extents: 8.0 Linear metres (92 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: [mid-18th cent.]-1992, n.d.
A collection of Hugh Ottaway's writings on music, including biographies of composers, 1933-1979, n.d.
Extents: 5.5 Linear metres (39 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1933-1979, n.d.
The archive of the composer Robert Simpson comprising predominantly photocopies of Simpson's music manuscripts, his writings and recordings, together with printed material (concert programmes, published music and books from the composer's library). Material created by the Robert Simpson Society also forms part of this archive.
Extents: 25.0 Linear metres (117 boxes)
Dates: c.1840-2016, n.d.
Collection of material kept by the solo, ensemble and orchestral violinist Samuel Kutcher (1898-1984), comprising his personal papers, promotional material for concerts he performed in and their press reviews.
Extents: 1.7 Linear metres (11 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1908-1991, n.d.
Collection of material relating to George Butterworth, his father Alexander Kaye Butterworth and Lady Butterworth (née Ionides)
Photographs and correspondence between members of the Butterworth family and significant figures from the musical and literary world in England at the turn of the 20th century.
Extents: 0.6 Linear metres (3 shelfmarks)
Diaries, letters and other material related mainly to George Butterworth and the war he fought in. 1914-1942, n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. 6242
Extents: 1 box (5 folders)
Dates: 1914-1942, n.d.
Letters and postcards from the composer and musicologist Egon Wellesz to his daughter Elizabeth and others, 1940-1972.
Extents: 0.3 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 1940-1972, n.d.
A group of more than 70 previously unrecorded letters, written to the composer Sir Hubert Parry, chiefly by Lady Elizabeth Maude Herbert (1851-1933) and her sister Mary, 1864-1871, n.d.
Extents: 0.2 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1864-1871, n.d.
Letters to Ann Harding Thompson from writers, composers and painters, 1917-1968.
Shelfmark: MS. Autogr. c. 26
Extents: 80 Leaves
The M. Deneke Mendelssohn Collection contains a wealth of autographs, letters, drawing books, and other personal items relating to Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, as well as a considerable part of the composer's own library. Other relevant material is added from time to time.
Extents: 23.54 Linear metres (236 physical shelfmarks)