Michael Head

Michael Head (28 January 1900 – 24 August 1976) was a British composer, pianist, organist and singer who left some enduring works still popular today. He was noted for his association with the Royal Academy of Music. His compositional oeuvre mainly consists of songs, as well as choral works and few larger-scale pieces such as a piano concerto.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 28th, 1900, Died August 24th, 1976

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-39385 10-in. 11/5/1927 The ships of Arcady Mrs. L. M. Cramp Female vocal solo, with piano composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Head, Michael," accessed October 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102912.

Head, Michael. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102912.

"Head, Michael." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102912

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