File 10 - Royal College of Music and St. Michael's Singers

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OTUFM 78-G-10


Royal College of Music and St. Michael's Singers


  • 1953-1957 (Creation)

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0.5 cm of textual records

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File consists of programs, Derek Healey's entrance exam result and acceptance into the Royal College of Music (RCM), copies of testimonials from his teachers, a copy of his transcript, and newspaper clippings.

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Derek Healey studied with Herbert Howells (composition); Harold Darke (organ); John Francis (flute); Harry Stubbs (piano); and Frederick Green (voice production). Healey also organized the Student Composers' Concerts and performed with St. Michael's Singers, conducted by Harold Darke.


Healey received the following diplomas and prizes from the RCM:

  • Associate of the Royal College of Music, organ (1954)
  • Associate of the Royal College of Music, teaching (1957)
  • Sullivan prize (1956)
  • Cobbett (ex aequo) prize (1957)
  • Farrar prize (1957).

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  • Box: 078/026

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