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Papers of Laurie Hevingham-Root 1902-1975 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2216553
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Hevingham-Root, Laurie
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1902-1975 
46 cm. 
Summary

The collection includes: concert programmes for Australian performances by operatic singers, many of which have been autographed and annotated; discographical correspondence; correspondence and papers relating to L. de Noskowski; operatic critiques and other writings by Hevingham-Root; discographical indexes; music manuscripts; miscellaneous papers; photographs.

Biography/History

Edward Henry Laurie Hevingham-Root (1914-1976) was a vocal art record collector and historian specializing in opera. He was an accomplished singer and pianist.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 5900.

Related Material Sound recordings from the Hevingham-Root collection are held at ScreenSound Australia.  Opera scores, songbooks and vocal and choral works from the Hevingham-Root Collection are held in the National Library of Australia Music Collection. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list (2 p.) available 
Subjects Hevingham-Root, Laurie, - Archives.  |  Noskowski, L. de - Correspondence.  |  Musicians - Australia - Archives.  |  Opera - Australia.  |  Operas - Discography.
Time Coverage 1902-1975 
Occupation Musicians.

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