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Hess, Dame Julia Myra, (1890-1965), Pianist, Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE)

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Alternative name(s):
  • Myra Hess (Also known as)
Surname: Hess
Pretitle: Dame
Forenames: Julia Myra
Gender: Female
Date: 1890-1965
Biography: ODNB link for Hess, Myra (1890-1965) Pianist
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P142810 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P13855 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Myra Hess
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1907-61: notebooks of concert engagement
British Library, Music Collections
musical scores
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1940-71: corresp with Lord Clark
Tate Gallery Archive
NRA 32463 Clark
1950-69: letters to Edith Frank
State Historical Society of Wisconsin
See NUC MS 78-997
papers incl letters to Howard Ferguson
British Library, Music Collections
c1900-1965: press cuttings
British Library, Music Collections