Fonds BC723 - Theo Wendt Papers

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ZA UCT BC723

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Theo Wendt Papers

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  • 1896-1974 (Creation)

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200 items

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Consists mainly of his unpublished autobiography and books on orchestral conducting and the history of music in South Africa, articles on musical subjects, most of which have been published, and his "Grahamstown Notebook" in which he recorded the African melodies he heard in the Grahamstown district.

The corrected TSS of ME van der Post's "Theo Wendt 1874-1974" and a copy of the publication, photographs, concert programmes, reviews, press cuttings and letters.

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No restrictions apply

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  • English

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2013

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  • English

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  • Shelf: 70b