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Welcome Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music
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Edward J. Broadfield: letters received

  • GB GB1179 BR
  • Collection
  • 21 Oct 1871-7 March 1913

Letters received by Edward J. Broadfield from a number of correspondents, chiefly Hallé

Broadfield, Edward John (1831-1913), Vice-Chairman of the RMCM Council, Chairman of the Hallé Concerts Society

Charles Hallé letters

  • GB GB1179 CH
  • Collection
  • late 1800s

Letters sent by Charles Hallé (88 in total), chiefly to Stanley Withers and Gustav Behrens, and chiefly concerning the foundation of the Royal Manchester College of Music, particularly meetings for canvassing support and executive meetings. Other...

Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music

Letters from Sir Charles Hallé to Gustav Behrens

17 letters on various aspects of the establishment of the new College of Music, including the suitability of the Concert Hall building; the remuneration and appointment of staff including Hiles for harmony & theory, and Brodsky replacing Olga ...

Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music

Letters from Sir Charles Hallé to Joachim

Two letters from Sir Charles Hallé at Greenheys to Joachim, 10th and 25th February 1895. In German (with English translations). Hallé makes arrangements for Joachim to play for him: the Brahms concerto for March 7th, and a duet with Wilma - the D...

Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music

Letter from Charles Hallé to his grand-daughter Cecile

Hallé thanks his dear "batty-puss" for her letter and the news of the family. He writes from Melbourne of the family members he has met in Sydney - perhaps one day Cecile will be able to visit them by travelling by the submarine cable -...

Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music

Letter from Charles Hallé to Miss Bell

Hallé suggests a different date and time for his visit in December to Miss Bell in Northwich, which would suit his family much better.

Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music

Letter from Sir Charles Hallé concerning Red Hall Chapel choir

Letter possibly to J.O. Bridge (father of Geoffrey Bridge) who lived in Buxton. Hallé will be using 12 members of the choir of Red Hall Chapel [Audenshaw, Lancs]. Dating is very rough: paper watermark is 1858; Red Hall Chapel was drowned in the ...

Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music

Letter from Sir Charles Hallé to Charles Fuchs

Letter in response to a letter from Fuchs - Hallé cannot exempt him from concerts in cities other [than Manchester] in which the entire orchestra has to participate - there will 8-10 concerts in London, Leeds and Bradford. Furthermore departure f...

Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music

Volumes belonging to either Charles Halle or C Rawdon Briggs

These three volumes consist of the following: Charles Halle's copy of a volume of Beethoven Quartets (autographed by Halle throughout); C Rawdon Briggs's copy of Haydn Quartets (a Briggs bookplate can be found in the inside cover); and C...

Hallé, Charles (1819-1895), Knight; pianist, conductor, founder of Royal Manchester College of Music

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