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Ivor Newton

Ivor Newton (15 December 1892 – 21 April 1981) was an English pianist who was particularly noted as an accompanist to international singers and string players. He was one of the first to bring a distinct personality to the accompanist's role. He toured extensively to all continents and appeared at music festivals such as Salzburg and Edinburgh. His career lasted over 60 years.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 15th, 1892 (London), Died April 21st, 1981 (London Borough of Bromley)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Gramophone HO6041ae 10-in. 1/17/1921 Sonata in G minor : Presto non troppo (2nd movement) Renée Chemet ; Ivor Newton Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gramophone Cc10902 12-in. 5/24/1927 Wiegenlied Elisabeth Schumann Soprano vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Newton, Ivor," accessed October 16, 2021,

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"Newton, Ivor." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 October 2021.

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