Anderson, Hedli, 1907-1990 (singer, reciter and diseuse)
Hedli Anderson, singer, reciter, diseuse, married Louis MacNeice, poet, as his second wife in 1942. She had a particular interest in Bertolt Brecht and his contemporaries, and German cabaret music of the 1930's. Many songs were set to music for her by composers and arrangers.
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The collection includes material for The cruel wars, for which poems were set to music by Humphrey Searle, William Alwyn, Elisabeth Lutyens, Matyas Seiber, Joseph Horovitz, and others.