Item AB/737 - Autograph letter signed from Edward Elgar to Adolph Brodsky

Identity area

Reference code

GB GB1179 AB-AB/737

Title

Autograph letter signed from Edward Elgar to Adolph Brodsky

Date(s)

  • 1926 (Creation)

Level of description

Item

Extent and medium

1 item, 2 folios

Context area

Name of creator

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

This is an official memorandum from Sir Edward Elgar, O.M., Master of the King's Musick, Lord Chamberlain's Office, St. James's Palace, S.W.1. Elgar has heard from Sir Hamilton Harty for whom he has the honour of conducting the concert on January 20th that Brodsky might play the Concerto. This would give great pleasure to Elgar. [Brodsky did emerge from retirement to play the Concerto on 20th January 1927, the year of Elgar's 70th birthday, at a Hallé concert with Elgar as conductor.]. Dated 17 Sep 1926.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Open

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Accession area