(b London, 1892; d Bromley, 1981). Eng. pianist, principally accompanist. Worked with many celebrated artists, e.g. Melba, Gerhardt, Gigli, McCormack, Flagstad, Chaliapin, Casals, Ysaÿe, Menuhin, etc. Salzburg Fest. 1946 (recital with Grace Moore). Autobiography At the Piano—Ivor Newton (1966). CBE 1973.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.