Mechanical Music Digest  Archives
You Are Not Logged In Login/Get New Account
Please Log In. Accounts are free!
Logged In users are granted additional features including a more current version of the Archives and a simplified process for submitting articles.
Home Archives Calendar Gallery Store Links Info

Announcement: End-of-Year Fundraising Drive In Progress

Our End-Of-Year Fundraising drive is in progress. If you haven't contributed to the operation of the MMD in the last 12 months, this would be a great time to contribute. There's a PayPal link at the bottom of each page on the website.

If you aren't sure when you last contributed, please send me a note using the contact form at the bottom of this page and I'll look you up in my records.

Thank you for your generous support!
Jody

P.S. While your support is needed and appreciated, you do not need to contribute to be a subscriber. If you have subscribed and aren't receiving your Digest, please use the contact form at the bottom of the page and let me know. Thanks!

MMD > Archives > March 2001 > 2001.03.01 > 03Prev  Next


Albert W. Ketelbey
By Terry Smythe

Robbie commented, "On the sheet music the composer's name is Ketelby,
with two e's."

Within my mother's collection of sheet music, there are four by Albert
W, Ketelbey, all spelt with three e's, the middle e with an accent.
Three of them carry a rubber stamp reproduction of his signature, also
with three e's.   It is interesting to note that his signature does not
include the accent over the middle e.     All four items were published
in the 1920's/30's era:

  Sunbeams and Butterflies
  In a Persian Market
  In a Monastery Garden
  Sanctuary of the Heart

Page last of each carry promotional snippets of six other of his
compositions, all with his name spelled with three e's.

Regards,

Terry Smythe
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
http://www.mts.net/~smythe


(Message sent Thu 1 Mar 2001, 15:32:52 GMT, from time zone GMT-0600.)

Key Words in Subject:  Albert, Ketelbey, W

Home    Archives    Calendar    Gallery    Store    Links    Info   


Enter text below to search the MMD Website with Google
Loading



CONTACT FORM: Click HERE to write to the editor, or to post a message about Mechanical Musical Instruments to the MMD

Unless otherwise noted, all opinions are those of the individual authors and may not represent those of the editors. Compilation copyright 1995-2017 by Jody Kravitz.

Please read our Republication Policy before copying information from or creating links to this web site.

Click HERE to contact the webmaster regarding problems with the website.

Please support publication of the MMD by donating online

Pay via PayPal

No PayPal account required

                                                       
Translate This Page

. .