1920 in British music

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This is a summary of 1920 in music in the United Kingdom.

Events[edit]

Popular music[edit]

Classical music: new works[edit]

Musical theatre[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Daniel Snowman, Hallelujah! An Informal History of the London Philharmonic Choir (London: London Philharmonic Choir, London 2007), pp. 127–33 – Appendix II: "The History of the Philharmonic Choir".
  2. ^ Moore, Jerrold Northrop (1979). Music and Friends: Letters to Adrian Boult. London: Hamish Hamilton. p. 42. ISBN 0-241-10178-6. Lady Elgar's diary 
  3. ^ "Hamilton Harty", The Musical Times, Vol. 61, No. 926 (April 1920), pp. 227–230 (subscription required)
  4. ^ Thaxter, John. I'll Leave It To You, British Theatre Guide, 2009
  5. ^ King-Smith, Beresford (1995), Crescendo! 75 years of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, London: Methuen, ISBN 0413697401. page 9.
  6. ^ "London Concerts"' The Musical Times, December 1920, p. 821 (subscription required)
  7. ^ Lucas, John (2008). Thomas Beecham: An Obsession With Music. London: Boydell & Brewer Ltd. p. 156. ISBN 978-1-84383-402-1. Retrieved 29 May 2012. 
  8. ^ Barbara Doscher (ed. John Nix) From Studio to Stage: Repertoire for the Voice, Scarecrow Press, 2002, p 32. Accessed 11 Sept 2014
  9. ^ Mike, Celia, "Howell, Dorothy", in The Norton/Grove Dictionary of Women Composers (Julie Anne Sadie and Rhian Samuel, eds.). The MacMillan Press (London & Basingstoke), p. 231 (1994, ISBN 0-333-51598-6).
  10. ^ The Songs of Percy French, by James N. Healy (Dublin & Cork: Mercier Press, 1983)
  11. ^ Moore, Jerrold N. (1984). Edward Elgar: a Creative Life. Oxford: Oxford University Press. p. 750–51. ISBN 0-19-315447-1.