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Music of Frank Hutchens, circa 1950s [manuscript]
Bib ID 5514508
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Hutchens, Frank, 1892-1965
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [ca. 1950-ca. 1959] 
0.03 m. (1 packet) 
Summary

MS Acc11.061 comprises an original manuscript score for piano (4 p.) composed by Frank Hutchens and dedicated by him to Margot Anthony (née Budd). Titled “Serenade”, the score includes performance directions and is signed by the composer (1 packet).

Biography/History

Pianist, music teacher and composer. Originally from New Zealand, Francis (Frank) Hutchens became a popular concert pianist in Australia, and was a founding member of the New South Wales State Conservatorium of Music, where he taught for fifty years. In 1962, he received the O.B.E. for his services to music. Hutchens died in Sydney in 1965 as the result of a car accident.

Margot Anthony, wife of Doug Anthony, was one of Hutchens' students at the Conservatorium.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS Acc11.061.

Associated materials: Papers of Frank Hutchens, 1905-1965 MS 2066.

Subjects Hutchens, Frank, - 1892-1965 - Archives.  |  Pianists - Australia - Archives.  |  Music teachers - Australia - Archives.  |  Composers - Australia - Archives.  |  Suites (Piano)
Time Coverage 1950-1959 
Occupation Pianists.  |  Music teachers.  |  Composers.
Other authors/contributors Hutchens, Frank, 1892-1965. Serenade
Terms of Use Copying of Frank Hutchens' copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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