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Author Spicer, Paul.

Title Sir George Dyson : His Life and Music / Paul Spicer.

Published Suffolk : Boydell & Brewer, [2014?]
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource
Series Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Notes Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 06 Nov 2014).
Contents Frontcover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; 1 'A Veritable Muck-Midden'; 2 The Royal College of Music and the Mendelssohn Scholarship, 1900-1907; 3 The Mendelssohn Scholarship, 1904-7; 4 Earning a Living; 5 Dyson's War, 1914-16; 6 Wellington College; 7 Winchester College; 8 Winchester Works: The Canterbury Pilgrims, St Paul's Voyage to Melita and The Blacksmiths; 10 Major Works, 1937-43; 11 Director of the Royal College of Music, 1938-52: The First Five Terms; 12 The War Years, 1939-45, Seen through Dyson's College Addresses; 13 The Royal College of Music, 1945-7.
14 Royal College of Music, 1947-52: Rebuilding, Development and Endgames15 Major Works, 1948-52; 16 Return to Winchester and Retirement; 17 Carnegie Trust, Final Works and Endings; Bibliography; Appendixes; Appendix 1 List of Dyson's Works; Appendix 2 Texts Set by Dyson; Appendix 3 The Canterbury Pilgrims: 35 Performances Conducted by Dyson, 1931-60; Appendix 4 Select Bibliography; Appendix 5 Discography; Index of Dyson's Works; General Index; Untitled.
Summary The story of a fascinating, controversial man who influenced almost every sphere of musical life in Britain and helped to change the face of music performance and education in this country.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Dyson, George, 1883-1964.
Music teachers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781782043614 (ebook)
1782043616 (ebook)