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Collection Description

Collection Title
Rubbra Archive Box 7
Unique Identifier
Rubbra 7 (temporary)
Description
Edmund Rubbra: programmes, reviews and writings (mostly bound in chronological order) 1955 - 1957 [Box 7 of 17]

11/02/1955, Wigmore Hall: Including Fantasia on a theme of Machaut, op. 86 with Carl Dolmetsch (recorder), Joseph Saxby (harpsichord) and Martin String Quartet
09/03/1955, Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand: Including excerpts from Missa in honorem Sancti Dominici, op. 66 with Schola Cantorum conducted by Stanley Oliver
01/06/1955, Royal Festival Hall: Including Symphony no. 6, op. 80 with BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Malcolm Sargent
19/0/6/1955, Brooklyn Museum, New York: Including Violin Sonata no. 2, op. 31 with Editha Braham (violin) and Hans Angerman (piano)
23/06/1955, Birmingham and Midland Institute: Including Missa in honorem Sancti Dominici, op. 66 with Denis Crosby Singers conducted by Derek Young
12/09/1955, Royal Albert Hall: Promenade concert, including Symphony no. 6, op. 80 with BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Malcolm Sargent
[1956?, Unknown Venue, London?]: Including Song of the Soul, op. 78 with University of London Catholic Choir and Music Colleges Catholic Orchestra conducted by Michael Bush
10/04-14/04/1956, University of Colorado, College of Music: including Missa in honorem Sancti Dominici, op. 66 with The Modern Choir, conducted by Warner Imig
09/08/1956-28/02/1957, City Hall, Cape Town: Programme of concerts by the Cape Town Municipal Orchestra conducted by Hugo Rignold, including (20/12) Brahms, orchestrated Rubbra, Variations and fugue on a theme by Handel
08/10/1956-30/04/1957, Metropolitan Boroughs of Hammersmith Public Libraries: Programme of Lectures and Exhibitions, including Lecture (15/10) by Edmund Rubbra, "My work as a composer" in Hammersmith Town Hall
04/02/1957 and 29/03/1957, Drawing Room, Arts Council of Great Britain, London: Macnaghten New Music Group, including Piano Trio no. 1, op. 68 with Rubbra-Gruenberg-Pleeth Trio
05/02/1957, Cheltenham Town Hall: Including Meditazioni sopra 'Cœurs désolés', op. 67 with Carl Dolmetsch (recorder), Joseph Saxby (harpsichord)
28/02/1957, Birmingham Town Hall: including Piano Concerto, op. 85 with Denis Matthews (piano) and City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Rudolf Schwarz
13/04/1957, Holy Trinity Church, Abergavenny: Including Missa in honorem Sancti Dominici, op. 66 with Gwent Bach Society conducted by Frank Salter
04/09/1957, Worcester Cathedral: Three Choirs Festival, including Symphony no. 60, op. 80 with City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Douglas Guest
06/09/1957, Worcester Cathedral: Three Choirs Festival, including Song of the Soul, op. 78 with the three cathedral choirs and London Symphony Orchestra conducted by?? [Annotated word book only]
06/10/1957, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden: Incorporated Society of Musicians 75th Anniversary concert, including Meditazioni sopra 'Cœurs désolés', op. 67 with Edgar Hunt (recorder) and Rubbra (piano)
Format
  • box
Date range of collection
1955-01-01 - 1957-10-06
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