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Collection Description

Collection Title
Rubbra Archive Box 3
Unique Identifier
Rubbra 3 (temporary)
Description
Edmund Rubbra: programmes, reviews and writings (mostly bound in chronological order), 1937 - 1941 [Box 3 of 17]

30/04/1937, Concert Hall, Broadcasting Houses, London: Including Symphony no. 1, op. 44 with BBC Orchestra, conducted by Adrian Boult
13/08/1937, Queens Hall, London: Including Fantasia for violin and orchestra with Frederick Grinke and BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Henry Wood and Rubbra (fantasia)
26/10/1937, Stationers Hall, London: Worshipful company of Musicians Annual Dinner
14/12/1937, Oxford University Press, Amen House, London: Concert of new English Music, including Violin sonata no. 2, op. 31 with Antoinette Chaplin and Rubbra (piano)
26/01/1938, Hall, University of Reading: Including Rubbra songs and Violin sonata, no.2, op.31 with Dulcie Nutting (soprano), Antoinette Rubbra (violin) and Rubbra (piano)
1938 season, Westminster Theatre: Volpone by Ben Johnson with music by Rubbra, produced by Michael Macowan
01/02/1938, Wigmore Hall, London: Recital including Violin sonata no. 2, op. 31 with Isolde Menges (violin) and Howard Ferguson (piano)
16 -17/05/1938, Gewerbhaus Dresden: Including Symphony no. 1, op. 44
on 17/05/1938 with Dresdner Philharmonie conducted by Paul van Kempen
11/10/1938, Birmingham Music Guild, includes works by Rubbra with Mary Pollack (soprano), Norris Stanley (violin), Stuart Jones (violin) and Rubbra (piano)
17/10/1938, Wigmore Hall, London: song recital including In dark weather, op. 33 with Gwen Catley and Jenny Hyman (piano)
17/11/1938, Queen's Hall, London: including Brahms Variations and fugue on a theme by Handel, orchestrated by Rubbra with London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Adrian Boult
05/12/1938, Wigmore Hall, London: including 5 motets, op. 37 with Fleet Street Choir conducted by T B Lawrence
16/12/1938, Maida Vale Studio, London: including Symphony no. 2 , op. 45 with BBC Orchestra conducted by Adrian Boult
23/05/1939, Aeolian Hall, London: song and instrumental recital including songs by Rubbra and Violin sonata no. 2, op. 31 with Graham Carritt, Antoinette Chaplin (violin) and Rose Morse (piano)
03/06/1939, Downing College, Cambridge: violin and piano recital including Violin sonata no. 2, op. 31, with Antoinette Rubbra (violin) and Rubbra (piano)
25/11/1939, Aeolian Hall, London: recital including Violin sonata no. 2, op. 31 with Albert Sammons (violin) and Geoffrey Tankard (piano)
13/01/940, Bradford Subscription Concert (Eastbrook Hall?), including Improvisations on virginal pieces by Giles Farnaby, op. 50, with Halle orchestra conducted by Keith Douglas
13/04/1940, Wigmore Hall, London: recital including Violin sonata no. 2, op. 31 with Albert Sammons (violin) and Geoffrey Tankard (piano)
02/05/1940, National Gallery, London: recital including Violin sonata no. 2, op. 31, with Albert Sammons (violin), Gerald Moore (piano) and Rubbra (piano)
27/05/1940, Wigmore Hall, London: including, 5 Madrigals, op. 51, with Fleet Street choir conducted by T B Lawrence
15/12/1940: Odeon Theatre, Manchester, including Symphony no. 3, op. 49, with Halle Orchestra conducted by Malcolm Sargent [2 copies]
17/02/1941: St Peter's Hall, Bournemouth, including Symphony no. 3, op. 51, with Wessex Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Reginald Goodall and Rubbra (Symphony)
20/09/1941: St Giles, Reading: Service of English music including Hymne to God the Father from 5 motets, op. 37 with Fleet Street Choir conducted by T B Lawrence [Page 161]
08/11/1941: Wigmore Hall, London, including 5 Spenser sonnets, op. 42 with John Mckenna and London-Polish String Quartet
Format
  • box
Date range of collection
1937-04-00 - 1941-12-00
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Times
This collection is about

Location Details

Bodleian Library, Music Library
Broad Street,Music Library Oxford OX1 3BG
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Telephone
01865 277063
Fax
01865 277182 
Visiting Information
Membership fee for users outside the UK academic community; charges for photocopying and inter-library loans
Collections Overview
The collection has very strong holdings of British music and related material acquired in part by legal deposit. Many collected editions and scholarly series. Very strong periodical coverage, including major 19thC European journals. Largest collection of American song material in UK.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Closed
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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council