Archive for August, 2009

OBITUARY PICS from LEBRECHT: HILDEGARD BEHRENS, German opera singer, 9 February 1937 – 18 August 2009

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Sir Arnold Wesker places unique photos with Lebrecht Authors

Sir Arnold Wesker, the renowned British playwright, has placed a number of his personal photos with Author Pictures at Lebrecht. This complements the drafts of his famous plays such as ‘Roots’ and ‘I’m Talking about Jerusalem’ that he previously gave permission to Lebrecht Authors to include on their website at www.lebrecht.co.uk

OBITUARY PICS from LEBRECHT: LES PAUL, American guitarist and guitar inventor, 9 June 1915 – 13 August 2009

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Lebrecht Music & Arts August 2009 Newsletter

An Event not to be missed: Lebrecht’s August Garden Party takes place Tuesday, 25th August with iconic American photographer Don Hunstein who will be interviewed by Norman Lebrecht. Strawberries and wine as usual! Looking forward to seeing you there, please RSVP to admin@lebrecht.co.uk

New Collection. Lebrecht is now representing a fabulous archive resource of rock and pop photos from the 1960s up until today. The images are black and white and represent a nostalgic journey down memory lane. They include the Beatles in their heyday and their enthusiastic fans, Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Tom Jones, Sid Vicious and the Sex Pistols, Roy Orbison, Ozzy Osbourne, Alvin Stardust, Chuck Berry, Isle of Wight pop festival, Jerry Lee Lewis, Yoko Ono and John Lennon, Marty Wilde, Rod Stewart and the Faces, Mick Fleetwood, Dale Bozzio and many more.

Portraits of cutting edge artists of the 21st century can be sourced through Lebrecht.

August anniversaries:

Alfred Tennyson, English poet, 200th birth anniversary 6 August 1809

Jacob Epstein, British -American sculptor, 50th death anniversary 19 August 1959

William Wilberforce, British politican, 250th birth anniversary 24th August 1759

Samuel Johnson, English essayist, 200th birth anniversary 18th September 1709

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OBITUARY PICS from LEBRECHT: AERONWY THOMAS-ELLIS, 3 March 1943 – 27 July 2009.

AERONWY THOMAS-ELLIS, daughter of poet Dylan Thomas, 3 March 1943 – 27 July 2009. Thomas’ memoir, My Father’s Places is set to be published on 10th August.

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