Cedric Sharpe, ARCM, Hon RAM (13 April 1891 – 1978) was a British cellist, composer and music professor of the early to mid-20th century. He studied cello at the Royal College of Music later becoming professor of cello at the Royal Academy of Music – the start of a teaching career that was to span almost four decades before he retired in 1966 at the age of 75. During the inter-War years he became a prominent player of both chamber and orchestral music; his repertoire included both British and European contemporary music. He recorded for HMV and was broadcast by the BBC. He composed a number of original pieces mostly for solo cello with piano accompaniment.
Birth and Death Data: Born April 13th, 1891 (Greater London), Died July 1st, 1978 (Steyning)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: cello
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Gramophone||Bb13919||10-in.||7/5/1928||Serenade||Virtuoso String Quartet||String quartet||instrumentalist, cello|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Sharpe, Cedric," accessed October 19, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106549.
Sharpe, Cedric. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106549.
"Sharpe, Cedric." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 19 October 2020.
DAHR Persistent Identifier
Send the Editors a message about this record.