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Newman, Sidney Thomas Mayow (Reid Professor of Music, University of Edinburgh)



  • Existence: 1906-1971

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Dr Mary Gardner Grierson from James Hilleary, 04 September 1949

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2224
Scope and Contents Letter, 4 September 1949, Washington D. C, James Hilleary to Mary Grierson. Explaining the influence that Edinburgh University music faculty had on Hilleary and other American soldiers. Holograph signed.
Dates: 04 September 1949

Letter to Sidney Newman from Henry Harvey Wood, 25 October 1943

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2214
Scope and Contents Letter, 25 October 1943, Edinburgh, H. Harvey Wood to Sidney Newman. Covering note for a batch of Tovey programmes, for Newman and the University librarian. Typescript signed.
Dates: 25 October 1943

Letter to Sidney Newman from Hubert James Foss, 28 November 1943

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2155
Scope and Contents Letter, 28 November 1943, London, Hubert Foss to Sidney Newman. Concerning circulars for the Tovey memorial. Holograph signed.
Dates: 28 November 1943

Letter to Sir Adrian Cedric Boult from D. Dickson, 04 February 1943

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2134
Scope and Contents Letter, 4 February 1943, Edinburgh, D. Dickson to Adrian Boult. Thanking Boult for his letter about the Tovey prize and expressing Newmans feelings on the subject. Typescript signed.
Dates: 04 February 1943

The Tovey Collection

Identifier: Coll-411
Scope and Contents The papers include a wide range of material ranging from notes and drafts of lectures to accounts and administrative material, drafts of broadcasts to photographs and diaries, and cuttings and reviews. There is also correspondence between Tovey and Weisse, Tovey and Joachim, and Tovey and Speyer. There are also other miscellaneous papers and material.Alongside Tovey's own papers are those of his biographer Mary Grierson, who appears to have added to the original collection while using it...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1887-1977