Newmarch [née Jeaffreson], Rosa
- H.C. Colles,
- Peter Platt
- and David Brown
( b Leamington, Dec 18, 1857; d Worthing, April 9, 1940). English writer on music . A granddaughter of the playwright James Kenney, she married Henry Charles Newmarch in 1883, and all her writings appeared under her married name. In 1897 she made the first of a series of visits to Russia, where she worked at the Imperial Public Library of St Petersburg under the supervision of Vladimir Stasov. Her numerous articles and lectures on Russian music and art in general did much to further in England an interest already awakened by Tchaikovsky's music. Newmarch's articles on Russian composers, contributed to ...