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Music patronage

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = Tovey

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Mr. Hadow from Unknown, 24 February 1905

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2777
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Letter, 24 February 1905, Surrey, Unknown to Mr. Hadow. Requesting aid in the funding and promoting of the Joachim concerts in London. Holograph.

Dates: 24 February 1905

Letter to Robin Humphrey Legge from William Strecker, 07 February 1913

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L24501
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Letter, 7 February 1913, London, William Strecker to Robin Legge. Asking for Legge's patronage of Tovey and praising the composer, suggesting there is no living composer who has written and is likely to write Chamber Music like Tovey. Typescript, first page of L2488.

Dates: 07 February 1913

Letter to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from Macqueen Findlater, 21 April 1923

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L1386
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Letter, 21 April 1923, Aberdeen, Macqueen & Findlater to Donald Tovey. Asking Tovey for advice concerning a client who wishes to make a bequest to encourage music in Aberdeen. Typescript.

Dates: 21 April 1923

Letter to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from Robert Finnie McEwen, c01 March 1922

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L1375
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Letter, 1 March 1922, Berwickshire, Robert Finnie McEwen to Donald Tovey. Describing McEwen's engagements, explaining why he can not attend concerts in Edinburgh, details of McEwen's financial situation, and his feelings about music patronage. Holograph signed.

Dates: c01 March 1922

Letter to Sophie Weisse from C. Haydin Coffin, 16 December 1906

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2208
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Letter, 16 December 1906, London, C. Haydin Coffin to Sophie Weisse. Accepting Miss. Weisse's kind offer of fifty pounds. Holograph signed.

Dates: 16 December 1906

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Clara Gould, 16 June 1926

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2176
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Letter, 16 June 1926, California, Clara Gould to Sophie Weisse. Thanking Miss. Weisse for sending a photograph of John Tovey, informing Miss. Weisse of her travels and her continuing financial support of Tovey. Holograph signed.

Dates: 16 June 1926

Letter to Unknown [ Sir Donald Francis Tovey ] from Frank Morley Fletcher, c1920

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2144
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Letter, [n.d], California, Frank Morley Fletcher to Unknown [ Donald Tovey]. Describing the musical situation in Santa Barbara, informing the recipient of Mrs. Clara Gould's patronage. Holograph signed, incomplete.

Dates: c1920