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Sayers, Lionel

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1904 - 1986

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Lionel Sayers papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Sayers
Abstract Correspondence, photographs, manuscript and printed music, programs and much other material of this Chicago Symphony Orchestra librarian and composer. Sayers was born in London and studied at the Royal College of Music before moving to Chicago in 1920, where he became a percussionist for the CSO under Frederick Stock before a promotion to librarian. His papers include a wealth of information on the CSO and prominent figures such as Eric De Lamarter, Stock, Theodore Thomas and many others; also...
Dates: 1856-1980