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Composers

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

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from Claude Debussy to André Caplet, 16 November 1909

 Item — Box CLX-A-353
Identifier: Coll-1848/17-0188/1
Scope and Contents Letter sent by Claude Debussy to André Caplet on the 16th of November 1909. Debussy and Caplet were friends and collaborators; the latter orchastrated some of the former's works. In this letters, it appears that Caplet had been sick and Debussy was asking for news.Text of the letter:16 Novembre 1909Cher André Caplet,En me téléphonant des choses artistiques dénuées de tout intérêt,...
Dates: 16 November 1909

Photograph of Zoltán Kodály, 1960

 Item — Box CLX-A-353
Identifier: Coll-1848/17-0188/2
Scope and Contents Photograph depicting Hungarian composer and educationalist Zoltán Kodály in 1960, shortly before his death.
Dates: 1960

Photographs of Frederick Delius and Percy Grainger, 1927

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1848/17-0188/3
Scope and Contents The photographs are mounted together on a cardboard frame, and are captioned 'Delius at Grez-sur-Loing, Gordon Bryan, 1927'. One photograph shows Frederick Delius sitting in a chair in his garden, with one of his German nurse reading to him; the second photograph shows a young man in the same garden who could be Percy Grainger (Australian-born composer, arranger and pianist who was a staunch admirer of Delius); and the third is just a overall view of the garden.
Dates: 1927