Medtner Song Texts
Translations of some of Medtner's songs in English and other languages. See also Drinker's English texts.
- Medtner in London
Russian TV programme with footage of 69 Wentworth Road and its present inhabitant, and of Medtner's copy of Pushkin with his musical annotations. Hamish Milne and Francis Pott feature.
- Men and Music
Lecture on Medtner by Erik Chisholm in 1964, giving details of Medtner's visits to Scotland in 1931.
Edna Iles and Medtner
Joyce Hatto and Medtner
Extract from a MusicWeb article by Ates Orga, quoting William Barrington-Coupe (believe what you will).
Rob Barnett review
Personal account of the author's discovery of Medtner through broadcasts and recordings.
Philip Pullman article
Article in Granta magazine published in 2001.
International Medtner Foundation
US based organisation dedicated to the promotion of Medtner's music. Its main achievements have been the publication of the complete sonatas and Fairy Tales by Dover, and the hosting of the First International Medtner Festival in New York. The website has not been updated since 2005.
- 9329 Nikolaimedtner
Asteroid named after Medtner.
How the child actor Sabu was discovered as a real life elephant boy working for the Maharajah of Mysore. It seems that the Maharajah's brother, the father of Jayachamaraja Wodeyar Bahadur, discovered him.
Emil, Anna and Nikolai Medtner
Emil, Nikolai and Anna in apartment Emiliya, Gnezdnikovsky lane, Moscow, 1907-8