21 December 2006

Having set up the Serge Prokofiev Archive at Goldsmiths, University of London in 1994, NoŽlle Mann retires as Curator of the Archive on 31 December 2006. NoŽlle will continue to edit Three Oranges, the journal of the Prokofiev Foundation, and to lecture in Russian music at Goldsmiths. Her work with Prokofiev also continues in her role as a trustee of the Prokofiev Foundation.
†††††The new Archivist is Fiona McKnight. Fiona has worked in the Prokofiev Archive over the past four years, both as assistant to NoŽlle Mann, and in the course of her research on Prokofiev.

Fiona can be contacted at the Prokofiev Archive
by email:
by telephone: 020 7919 7558.


Top photo: NoŽlle Mann at the launch of Sergey Prokofiev: Diaries 1907-1914, 7 November 2006. 1 On 11 December 2006, a concert and reception were held in Deptford Town Hall Building, Goldsmiths, University of London to mark the retirement of NoŽlle Mann as Curator of the Serge Prokofiev Archive. 2 NoŽlle and Chris Mann. 3 Music by Prokofiev, Rakhmaninov and Skriabin was performed by Goldsmiths students, Ayako Tabo (piano) 4 and Mizuka Yamamoto (violin) 5. Speeches were given by Professor Simon McVeigh (Pro Warden Research, Goldsmiths) 6, Sir Edward Downes 7, NoŽlle Mann 8. 9 The new Archivist Fiona McKnight.