File RMCM/A/1/3 - College of Music general correspondence

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GB GB1179 RMCM-RMCM/A-RMCM/A/1-RMCM/A/1/3

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College of Music general correspondence

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  • 1892 (Creation)

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139 ff.

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Correspondence chiefly between Gustav Behrens, and later Stanley Withers, and other parties interested in the proposed College of Music. Many letters of apology for a meeting in January. Includes list of profits by season of Hallé concerts, notes on the Royal Academy of Music, possible staff of the proposed College, scheme with expenses, Hallé's ideas on the duties of the Principal (letter of May 14th) Correspondents include Broadfield, Lees, the Dean of Manchester, Houldsworth, Hallé, Salomons, Ward, Murray, Dukes of Rutland and Westminster and Lord Ripon (via secretaries), and the Archbishop of York.

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