Tovey, Sir Donald Francis, 1875-1940

b. Eton, Buckinghamshire, 17 July 1875;  d. Edinburgh, 10 July 1940 

Seventh Professor of the Theory of Music at the University of Edinburgh.  He was knighted in 1935.

Papers, documents, letters, scores, books that belonged to or were associated with Professor Tovey are held in the University of Edinburgh archives in the Centre for Research Collections

Edinburgh International Festival Concert Programme Friday 21 August 1998.
“A Tribute to Sir Donald Tovey (1875-1940),” BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (cond.)
Prog:  Balliol Dances for piano duet, Piano Concerto in A, Cello Concerto.  Recorded for BBC Radio 3.

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