Peter Maxwell Davies: Press archive

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2027 MS Mus. 1499-1516
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000015.0x0000f5
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English German Italian French Dutch
  • Physical Description
      18 volumes

Scope and Content

Papers relating to works and performances by Peter Maxwell Davies. Mostly reviews and articles with some programmes and correspondence. Press cuttings and photocopies. Some relate to the St Magnus Festival, Orkney, which the composer co-founded in 1977, and some to the chamber music ensemble 'The Fires of London'. There is some material in German, Italian, French and Dutch.


Largely preserves the previously existing arrangement.

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