Title Stars in a Dark Night. The Letters of Ivor Gurney to the Chapman Family.
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher Gloucester. Alan Sutton Gill and MacMillan. 1986
Seller ID 000286
In 1911 Ivor Gurney was awarded a scholarship in composition at the Royal College of Music where he studied with Sir Charles Villiers Stanford. In May of that year he met Marion Scott, editor of R.C.M.magazine, who was to become a tireless advocate on his bahalf for the rest of her life. Later he was appointed as organist at Christ Church, High Wycombe, which he held both before and after the Great War. It was throught this appointment that he met the Chapman family, to whom all the letters in this book are addressed.