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Other books with substantial references to Delius

1907

Monographien Moderner Musiker, C F Kahnt Nachfolger, Leipzig 1907 [in Vol. II: ‘Frederick Delius’ by Max Chop]


1922

Our Favourite Musicians, from Stanford to Holbrooke by Sidney Grew, Edinburgh Press 1922 [Ch. V: ‘Frederick Delius’ pp.109-32]


1924

A Survey of Contemporary Music by Cecil Gray, OUP 1924 [chapter on Delius, pp.58-77]

A Dictionary of Modern Music and Musicians [entry ‘Frederick Delius’ by Philip Heseltine], ed. A Eaglefield Hull, Dent 1924, pp.116-7; reprinted in Delius Society Journal 94 Autumn 1987 Heseltine issue, pp.30-1; in The Occasional Writings of Philip Heseltine (Peter Warlock) vol. 4, ed. Barry Smith, Thames Publishing 1999, pp.59-61


1925

'XXIII A Musical Novel by Frederick Delius [Fennimore and Gerda]', in Stepchildren of Music by Eric Blom, Foulis & Co c. 1925

Contemporary British Composers by Joseph Holbrooke, Cecil Palmer 1925 [chapter on Delius pp.147-61, with portrait and two facsimiles of musical examples]


1934

Peter Warlock by Cecil Gray (with contributions by Sir Richard Terry and Robert Nichols and a Foreword by Augustus John), Jonathan Cape 1934; reissued 1938

My 70 Years’ Musical Memories (1860-1930) by Samuel Midgley, Novello n.d. [1934]


1935

Beecham and Pharaoh by Ethel Smyth, Chapman and Hall 1935


1938

My Life of Music by Sir Henry Wood, Gollancz 1938


1943

A Mingled Chime by Sir Thomas Beecham, Putnam’s Sons, New York 1943; reprinted as A Mingled Chime: Leaves from an autobiography, Hutchinson 1944; 1979


1944

Music in the Five Towns 1840-1914 by Reginald Nettel, OUP 1944 [Ch. XIII: Delius pp.98-106]


1945

Norman O'Neill: A Life of Music by Derek Hudson, Quality Press 1945; new edition ed. Katherine Hudson and Stephen Lloyd, EM Publishing 2015

Ten Composers by Neville Cardus, Cape 1945; revised as A Composer’s Eleven, Cape 1958


1946

‘Frederick Delius’ by Ralph Hill, in British Music of Our Time ed. A L Bacharach, Pelican 1946 pp.30-43; new edition 1951 pp.30-43

Music on Record by F W Gaisberg, Robert Hale 1946 (description of Elgar and Gaisberg's visit to Delius in 1933, pp.240-1) 


1947

Portraits with Backgrounds by Catherine Barjansky in collaboration with Elinore Denniston, Macmillan (New York) 1947, Geoffrey Bles (London) 1948 [Ch. 10: ‘A Late Lark Singing’; Ch. 11: ‘Only One Happiness’]


1948

Musical Chairs or Between Two Stools. Being the Life and Memoirs of Cecil Gray, Home and Van Thal 1948; new edition with ‘new afterword by Pauline Gray’, Hogarth Press 1985 (certain pages reprinted in A Delius Companion ed. Christopher Redwood, Calder 1976 pp.135-45)


1951

Overture and Beginners by Sir Eugene Goossens, Methuen 1951


1952

The Music Masters ed. A L Bacharach [in Vol. 3 Ch. 13: ‘Frederick Delius’ by Christopher Grier], Cassell 1952; Pelican 1958 pp.102-13

Musical Trends in the 20th Century by Norman Demuth, Rockliff 1952

‘Frederick Delius’ by Arthur Hutchings, in The Concerto ed. Ralph Hill, Pelican 1952 pp.261-275


1953

Suite in Four Movements – An Autobiography by Eric Coates (on Delius as conductor, p.148), Heinemann 1953


1956

'Real Life Adventurers: Frederick Delius' [his life in a strip cartoon], Eagle Annual no 5, Hulton Press 1956, p.47

From the World of Music. Ernest Newman. Essays from 'The Sunday Times' selected by Felix Aprahamian, Calder 1956


1962

Am I too loud ?: The memoirs of a piano accompanist by Gerald Moore, Hamish Hamilton 1962; Penguin 1966

Man and his Music (section on 'Delius, Sibelius and Nature' p.923, Barrie and Rockliff 1962


1963

Sons of the Generous Earth by Philip Oyler, Hodder and Stoughton 1963; The Country Book Club 1964 [Ch. IV: ‘Some Memories of Delius’]


1966

The English Musical Renaissance by Frank Howes, Secker & Warburg 1966


1967

The Other Florida by Gloria Jahoda, Scribner 1967


1968

Trumpets over the Sea - being a rambling and egotistical account of the London Symphony Orchestra's engagement at Daytona Beach, Florida in July-August 1967 by J B Priestley, Heinemann 1968 [visit to Solano Grove pp.90-94]

1969

Sidelights on a Century of Music 1825-1924 by Gervase Hughes, Macdonald 1969 [Ch. 7: ‘Delius’s piano concerto’ pp.39-44]


1970

Seven Ages: An autobiography 1888-1927 (first of two vols.) by Basil Dean, Hutchinson 1970 [1923 London production of Hassan: pp.145-6, 172-3 & 181-90 with 4 plates]; see also Basil Dean's Introduction to Hassan by James Elroy Flecker - An acting edition prepared and introduced by Basil Dean, Heinemann 1951, xi-xxii


1972

Granville Bantock – a personal portrait by Myrrha Bantock, Dent 1972


1973

Sir Thomas Beecham conductor and impresario - as remembered by his friends and colleagues compiled and edited by H Procter-Gregg, Westmorland Gazette 1973; revised as Beecham Remembered, Duckworth 1976


1974

My Viola and I – A Complete Autobiography by Lionel Tertis, Paul Elek 1974; paperback Kahn & Averill 1991

A Peter Warlock Handbook Volume 1 compiled by Fred Tomlinson, Triad Press 1974


1976

Warlock and Delius by Fred Tomlinson, Thames Publishing 1976 31pp.

Percy Grainger by John Bird, Elek 1976; Faber Paperbacks 1982, revised Oxford University Press 1999


1977

A Peter Warlock Handbook Volume 2 compiled by Fred Tomlinson, Triad Press 1977


1979

The Music of Peter Warlock: A Critical Survey by I A Copley, Dennis Dobson 1979

The English Musical Renaissance by Peter J Pirie, Gollancz 1979


1981

The Percy Grainger Companion ed. Lewis Foreman [Ch. 4: 'Impulsive Friend: Grainger and Delius' by Lionel Carley], Thames Publishing 1981 pp.31-50


1982

An Elgar Companion ed. Christopher Redwood [VI/3: ‘Elgar and Delius’by C Redwood], Sequoia 1982

Deryck Cooke: Vindications — Essays on Romantic Music ed. David Matthews, Faber 1982

(includes 'Delius: A Centenary Evaluation' from The Listener 25 January 1962 and 'Delius and Form: A Vindication' from The Musical Times June and July 1962)

see also ‘The Deryck Cooke Delius Bibliography’ compiled by Mark Doran,
http://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/Departments/Music/Cooke/Deliusbib.html

Grainger's Collection of Music by Other Composers by Phil Clifford, Grainger Museum, University of Melbourne Catalogue 2, Percy Grainger Music Collection Part Two, University of Melbourne 1982


1984

H Balfour Gardiner by Stephen Lloyd, OUP 1984; paperback edition 2005


1985

My Orchestras amd Other Adventures – The Memoirs of Boyd Neel, University of Toronto Press 1985

The Cello and the Nightingales: The Autobiography of Beatrice Harrison ed. Patricia Cleveland-Peck, John Murray 1985

The Farthest North of Humanness: Letters of Percy Grainger 1901-1914 ed. Kay Dreyfus, Macmillan 1985

Sensibility and English Song: Critical studies of the early twentieth century (2 vols.) by Stephen Banfield, CUP 1985; paperback 1988

J P Jacobsens spor i ord, billeder og toner ed. F J Billeskov Jansen, Copenhagen 1985, [twelve essays - ‘J P Jacobsen and Music’ by John Bergsagel, pp.285-313]



1986

Havergal Brian on Music – Vol. One: British Music, ed. Malcolm MacDonald, Toccata Press 1986 (includes ‘The Art of Frederick Delius’ [Musical Opinion, March-October 1924; condensed version], ‘The Delius Festival’ [Musical Opinion, Nov. & Dec. 1929], ‘[Delius’ Personality]’ [Musical Opinion, Nov. 1929], ‘The Passing of Delius’ [Musical Opinion, July 1934], ‘Delius in Decline’ (review of Fenby, Delius as I Knew Him) [Musical Opinion, Dec. 1936], ‘Delius: The Last Phase’ [Musical Opinion, December 1936])

Spring Returning – a selection from the works of James Farrar, made and introduced by Christopher Palmer, Thames Publishing 1986

Pursued by a Bear: An autobiography by David Howarth, Collins 1986 [Ch. 4: The BBC]; also ‘The Last Summer’, Harper’s Magazine 223 no. 1338 November 1961 pp.89-93


1987

From Parry to Britten – British Music in Letters 1900-1945 by Lewis Foreman, Batsford 1987


1989

C W Orr – the unknown song-composer by Jane Wilson, Thames Publishing 1989 [including as Appendix A the complete correspondence of 14 letters from Delius to Orr 1916-1921]


1992

Capriol for Mother: A Memoir of Peter Warlock by Nigel Heseltine, Thames Publishing 1992


1993

The English Musical Renaissance 1860-1940: Construction and Destruction by Robert Stradling and Meirion Hughes, Routledge 1993

Delius, Bridge & Somerville by Michael Pilkington (English Solo Song Guides to the repertoire - 3), Thames Publishing 1993


1994

The All-Round Man: Selected Letters of Percy Grainger 1914-1961 eds. Malcolm Gillies and David Pear, Clarendon Press 1994

Peter Warlock: The Life of Philip Heseltine by Barry Smith, OUP 1994


1996

Peter Warlock the Composer by Brian Collins, Scolar Press 1996

Violet – The Life and Loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse by Jessica Douglas-Home, Harvill Press 1996


1997

The Occasional Writings of Philip Heseltine (Peter Warlock) (4 vols.) edited and introduced by Barry Smith, Thames Publishing 1997-1999


1998

Albert Sammons, violinist – the life of ‘Our Albert’ by Eric Wetherell, Thames Publishing 1998


1999

Nothing So Charming As Musick! – the life and times of Frederic Austin, singer, composer, teacher by Martin Lee-Browne, Thames Publishing 1999

Grainger on Music eds. Malcolm Gillies and Bruce Clunies Ross, OUP 1999

‘An English Composer at the Heart of Nordic Culture: Frederick Delius and his Friends’ by Lionel Carley, in Nordic Letters 1870-1910 eds. Michael Robinson and Janet Garton, Norvik Press 1999 pp.376-97

New World Symphonies by Jack Sullivan, Yale University Press 1999


2000

Frederick Delius and Peter Warlock: A Friendship Revealed ed. by Barry Smith, OUP 2000


2002

Roger Quilter – His Life and Music by Valerie Langfield, Boydell Press 2002


2003

Putting Poetry First. A Life of Robert Nichols 1893-1944 by Anne & William Charlton, Michael Russell 2003


2004

Delius & Fenby: A Photographic Journey by Lyndon Jenkins and Paul Guinery, The Delius Society 2004


2005

The Collected Letters of Peter Warlock [4 volumes] ed. Barry Smith, Boydell 2005

Parry to Finzi: Twenty English Song-Composers by Trevor Hold, Boydell 2005


2006

Self-Portrait of Percy Grainger eds. Malcolm Gillies, David Pear and Mark Carroll, OUP 2006


2008

Thomas Beecham: an obsession with music by John Lucas, Boydell 2008


2010

Les Colonies artistiques de Grez-sur-Loing 1860-1914, ed. Claire Leray, Artistes du Bout du Monde, Grez-sur-Loing, 2010


2014

Constant Lambert: Beyond The Rio Grande by Stephen Lloyd, Boydell 2014


2015

Felix Aprahamian: Diaries and Selected Writings on Music edited by Lewis and Susan Foreman, Boydell 2015


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