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Links

List of links to other sites connected with, or mentioning, St Michael's College
(please note these sites are not directly connected with the Society or College, and any views expressed are entirely their own!)

Current SMC, part of the King's Group.
http://www.st-michaels.uk.com/index.php

Federation of Cathedral Old Choristers' Associations
www.onceachorister.org


Tenbury Wells: Including accommodation
http://uk.geocities.com/TenburyTIC

Local community site:
http://www.tenburywells.info/index.shtml

Ouseley

http://www.morrisonfoundation.org/frederick_ouseley.htm 
including a green SMC logo and a letter from FAGO

Waltz, for the Band of the Blues, was composed when Ouseley was just thirteen but he had by then written many other works. See Ouseley's handwritten score at http://rylibweb.man.ac.uk/data1/dg/exhibition/ut_re_mi/music28.htm

'Only think, papa blows his nose on G' Ouseley's perfect pitch: http://shrike.depaul.edu/~abreeden/feats.htm

"A particularly interesting man for a composer........" http://www.geocities.com/Vienna/2820/music.html

A short Biog
http://www.getmusic.com/artists/amg/Artist/331/174331.html

Ouseley's Compositions

Cyber Hymnal, including several Ouseley tunes: Christchurch, Contemplation, and St Gabriel
http://www.cyberhymnal.org/bio/o/u/ouseley_fag.htm


It Is Not Death to Die Melody - "Tenbury", Frederick A.G. Ouseley, 1861 http://www.acronet.net/~robokopp/hymn/itisnot.htm

Discussion group 

Ex-pupils

Jonathan Harvey was a chorister at St Michael's College, Tenbury (1948-52), and is indisputably one of the most imaginative and innovative composers working in Europe today. http://www.fabermusic.co.uk/harvey.htm

Other Music and Books

bullet BODLEIAN LIBRARY REPORT FOR THE YEARS 1985-1993

"The Friends have also contributed to the purchase of printed books from the library of St Michael's College, Tenbury" http://rsl-01.rsl.ox.ac.uk/mh/rpt/rpt93frb.html

bullet Music Manuscripts from the Great English Collections http://www.thomson.com/rpub/mmgec.html
bullet John Stainer 1840-1901 http://tch.simplenet.com/bio/s/jstainer.htm
bullet HAROLD WATKINS SHAW (1929-1996) Obituary from Wadham College Oxford http://www.wadham.ox.ac.uk/people/gazette/1997/gaz.35.obituaries.html
bullet Watkins Shaw book on Ouseley, 1988, review click here
bullet Heathcote Statham (1889-1973) studied at St Michael s College, Tenbury, and was Organist at St Michael's Tenbury (1920) http://easyweb.easynet.co.uk/~snc/BMStuff/c-c.htm
Nuns
Yes there were Nuns at SMC....well close by any way, and old pictures of the Choir
http://members.madasafish.com/~worche/cadmore/cadmore.htm
Cathedral Music
http://www.cathedralmusiclinks.org.uk/1153.html