1949 in British music

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1940s in music in the UK
Best-selling singles
Best-selling albums
Summaries and charts
1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944
1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949
1939 1950

This is a summary of 1949 in music in the United Kingdom.


Events[edit]

Popular music[edit]

  • "Bluebird On Your Windowsill" w.m. Elizabeth Clarke & Robert Mellin

Classical music: new works[edit]

Opera[edit]

Film and Incidental music[edit]

Musical theatre[edit]

Musical films[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Margaret Deneke, Ernest Walker, 1951
  2. ^ Blyth, Alan (2007). "Ferrier, Kathleen (Mary)". Oxford Music Online. Retrieved 2 June 2011. (subscription required)
  3. ^ Mitchell, Donald (ed) (2004). Letters From A Life: Selected Letters of Benjamin Britten, Vol. 3 1946-51. London: Faber and Faber. ISBN 0-571-22282-X. p. 408
  4. ^ Vincent Porter, 'The Robert Clark Account', Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, Vol 20 No 4, 2000 p489
  5. ^ http://www.thestoolpigeon.co.uk/features/interview-trevor-horn.html
  6. ^ http://www.amsterdam-dance-event.nl/blog/all/a-q-a-with-the-man-who-invented-the-eighties-trevor-horn
  7. ^ Welsh Biography Online. Accessed 16 November 2013
  8. ^ Steane, John. "Widdop, Walter." Grove Music Online. Oxford Music Online, accessed 4 November 2010 (subscription required)