Cambridge University Library

William Alwyn Archive

Links & contacts

This page includes links to Alwyn related material and contact details for the William Alwyn Archive at Cambridge University Library and the Alwyn Foundation.

For more information re the William Alwyn Archive contact:
The William Alwyn Archive, Music Dept.,Cambridge University Library,
West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DR
Tel.: 01223 333072 / +44 1223 333072
01223 333077 / +44 1223 333077

The William Alwyn website at Musicweb has lots of articles on William Alwyn. There are also links to the Alwyn Foundation and links to websites of some of Alwyn's contemporaries.

Check out the William Alwyn group on Facebook (you don't have to be a member) for details of forthcoming concerts, dvds, cds and books. Information for Doreen Carwithen is also updated regularly on this site.

Other sites you may find interesting:
The British Film Institute and The Imperial War Museum have useful information on William's film work including both his documentary and feature film output.

For a closer look at Alwyn's favourite school of art go to
The Pre-Raphaelites, and you can admire the countryside that he loved at Blythburgh

Some other British music websites you may be interested in :
Arthur Bliss     Benjamin Britten    Alan Bush     Malcolm Arnold