Biography

Snapshots of a Remarkable Life

A Pictorial Record from the University Cape Town Archives

"EXCITING events in London, Glasgow and Cape Town to mark the centenary on January 4, 2004 of the birth of Erik Chisholm, composer, conductor, writer, critic, administrator, brilliant lecturer, teacher, humanitarian, protagonist of the new or unusual, are lifting the veil on Scotland's forgotten composer".

"To celebrate the centenary of Erik Chisholm's birth, we have created this site, showing snapshots of his life. The images shown here are predominantly taken from the Erik Chisholm Papers (BC129), held at the Manuscripts & Archives department at the University of Cape Town Libraries"

Reproduced with the permission of the University of Cape Town.