Item AB/655d - Autograph postcard signed from Johannes Brahms to Adolph Brodsky

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GB GB1179 AB-AB/655d


Autograph postcard signed from Johannes Brahms to Adolph Brodsky


  • 1887 (Creation)

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Addressed to: Herrn Adolf Brodsky, Leipzig, Kaiser Wilhelmstraße. It reads: “Einverstanden - namentlich mit [Nr] 1 u. 3 des Programmes Bestens Ihr, J Brahms”. The postcard refers to the forthcoming concert of the Brodsky Quartet in Leipzig on 2 January 1888. Brahms took part in a performance of the Piano Trio in C minor Op. 101. Quartet participants: Brodsky & Hans Becker, vlns; Hans Sitt, vla; Julius Klengel, vc. Postmarked 26 Dec 1887. The program for this concert is held in the Brodsky Archive, AB/151.

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