Collection HH - Hubert Harry: letters received

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GB GB1179 HH


Hubert Harry: letters received


  • 1942-2009 (Creation)

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1 box

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

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The letters are aranged according to sender.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Roberth2, 31/08/2016




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