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Music Archives at the National Library of Canada

MUS 104

Richard Hayward fonds.  1906-1956.  - 48 cm of textual records.  - 1 photograph. 

Biographical sketch
Bandmaster and composer born in London, England who moved to Toronto, Ontario in 1921.  In Toronto he was music director of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada and professor of wind instruments at the Toronto Conservatory of Music.  He composed overtures, rhapsodies and suites for band which were published by Schirmer and Boosey & Hawkes. 

Scope and content
The fonds consists of records pertaining to the musical activities of Richard Hayward:  correspondence; lectures; manuscript compositions by R. Hayward; concert programmes; photograph of the Framingham Rotary Club Boys' Band. 

Immediate source of acquisition:  acquired from Jim St. Lawrence, grandson of Richard Hayward, in 1979. 

Restrictions:  none. 

Finding aids:  none. 

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