1926 in British music

This is a summary of 1926 in music in the United Kingdom.

List of years in British music

EventsEdit

Popular musicEdit

Classical music: new worksEdit

OperaEdit

Musical theatreEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  8. ^ H. D., "Alfred Herbert Brewer, 1865–1928", The Musical Times, Vol. 69, No. 1022 (Apr. 1, 1928), pp. 315–316
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