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  • Delius: Cello Sonata (manuscript)

    Manuscript

    This wartime Cello Sonata (1916), by the English composer Frederick Delius, was written for the cellist Beatrice Harriso...

  • Delius: A Southern Night

    Manuscript

    This sketch for an orchestral work that was never completed represents one of Delius’s earliest attempts to work with th...

  • Delius: Brigg Fair (pencil score)

    Manuscript

    Frederick Delius’s Brigg Fair (1907) is a set of variations for large orchestra based on the folksong ‘Unto Brigg Fair’....

  • Delius: Brigg Fair (sketch)

    Manuscript

    Frederick Delius’s Brigg Fair (1907) is a set of variations for large orchestra based on the folksong ‘Unto Brigg Fair’....

  • Delius: Fantasy for Orchestra and Piano

    Manuscript

    Frederick Delius’s Piano Concerto in C minor is a work with a long and complex history of revisions and disputes. It was...

  • Delius: Paris

    Manuscript

    Paris reveals the same painstaking process of revision and search for a title that characterises a number of Delius's or...

  • Delius: 'Final Chorus' from Appalachia

    Manuscript

    Frederick Delius’s Appalachia (1902), the second of two works given this title by Delius, shares some thematic material ...

  • Delius: 'Late Swallows' (manuscript)

    Manuscript

    Following the outbreak of the First World War in August 1914, the rapid advance of the German army toward the River Marn...

  • Delius: Piano Concerto

    Printed music

    Frederick Delius’s Piano Concerto in C minor is a work with a long and complex history of revisions and disputes. It was...

  • Delius: 'Slow Movement' from Appalachia

    Manuscript

    Frederick Delius’s Appalachia (1902), the second of two works given this title by Delius, shares some thematic material ...

  • Hans Haym and Frederick Delius

    Photograph

    The conductor Hans Haym, director of the Elberfeld Concert Society in Germany, was an important early enthusiast for Fre...

  • Letter from Delius to Warlock (1914)

    Letter

    In this letter to his friend Peter Warlock (born Philip Heseltine), Delius describes the experience of witnessing soldie...

  • Letter from Delius to Warlock (1916)

    Letter

    This letter from Frederick Delius to fellow-composer Peter Warlock (born Philip Heseltine) was written from Delius’s hom...

  • Young Frederick Delius

    Photograph

    Taken in the mid-1870s, this photograph shows the composer Frederick Delius during his childhood growing up in Bradford....