File 12 - School teacher in state and private schools

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OTUFM 78-G-12


School teacher in state and private schools


  • 1957-1969 (Creation)

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File consists of programs from performances as part of Derek Healey's time teaching at various English state and private schools as a music specialist, including:

  • West Borough School, Maidstone, Kent (1957-1959)
  • Shiplake College, Shiplake, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire (1959-1962)
  • Gordon School, Maidenhead, Berkshire (1964-1969).

Healey formed orchestras and choirs; taught music classes to all students in each school; and conducted many concerts, including a version of The Beggar's Opera (1968) and his own opera for children Mr. Punch (1969).

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Also see Healey's Mr. Punch, op. 33, which he premiered in Maidenhead (July 8, 1969).

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  • Box: 078/026

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