Collection HH - Hubert Harry: letters received

Identity area

Reference code

GB GB1179 HH

Title

Hubert Harry: letters received

Date(s)

  • 1942-2009 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

1 box

Context area

Name of creator

(1927-2010)

Biographical history

Hubert Harry (1927-2010), was a pianist of great talent. He studied at the Matthay School of Music (later the Northern School of Music) as well as the Lucerne Conservatoire and later the Geneva Conservatoire. He later won the Prix de Virtuosite avec Grande Distinction of the Conservatoire and triumphed at the Concours International d'Execution Musicale.

Archival history

The collection was gifted the College archives in 2016 by his widow, Heidi Harry.

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Content and structure area

Scope and content

Letters to Hubert Harry, pianist, from Hilda Collens, Walter and Ida Carroll and Sir Clifford Curzon. Also contains some printed scores of songs composed by Harry.

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Accruals

None expected

System of arrangement

The letters are aranged according to sender.

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Conditions governing access

Open

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Institution identifier

GB1179

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Roberth2, 31/08/2016

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