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Speelman, Simon (fl.1870s-1920), Violist Item
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Autograph letter signed from Simon Speelman to Adolph Brodsky

Speelman regrets missing Brodsky but hopes he may have some viola teaching for him. The Geoghegans send greetings to the Brodskys. Speelman asks when they will rehearse for Ancoats. The letter is dated 6 Nov.

Speelman, Simon (fl.1870s-1920), Violist

Autograph letter signed from Simon Speelman to Adolph Brodsky

Speelman gives Brodsky a provisional date, 3 November, for a Dublin concert. The Dublin Society has asked Speelman to quote terms for a recital by Esposito, Brodsky, Hatton and himself. Speelman has asked the Society to deal with Esposito and q...

Speelman, Simon (fl.1870s-1920), Violist

Autograph letter signed from Simon Speelman to Adolph Brodsky

Speelman writes to Brodsky about clashes with concert dates in Bury, Liverpool and Belfast. Speelman finishes in Blackpool on the 23rd of September but will go immediately to Utrecht to see a specialist about his hand. The letter is dated 26 Aug.

Speelman, Simon (fl.1870s-1920), Violist

Autograph letter signed from Simon Speelman to Carl Fuchs

Speelman writes to Fuchs of the suggestion made by a man at the beginning of the season that the quartet should appear at some music halls. At first Speelman believed that this was a joke but the man has written to him [Speelman encloses the lett...

Speelman, Simon (fl.1870s-1920), Violist

Autograph letter signed to Adolph Brodsky from Ada Speelman

Ada Speelman writes to Brodsky in sorrow and gratitude for his help (Simon died in 1920). She is displeased with Forsyth and the Pier Company. Simon had also been hurt after his wife had written to Mr. Forsyth to say that he was too ill to fulfi...

Speelman, Ada (fl.1920s)

Photograph of the Brodsky Quartet

This photograph is a picture postcard of the Brodsky Quartet comprising Dr. Adolph Brodsky, Mr. Rawdon Briggs, Mr. Simon Speelman and Mr. Carl Fuchs. The postcard has been used by Speelman to communicate with Brodsky in Moscow. It is dated 28 Dec...

Brodsky Quartet (1894-present)

Photograph of the Brodsky Quartet

Picture postcard of the Brodsky Quartet comprising Adolph Brodsky, Christopher Rawdon Briggs, Simon Speelman and Carl Fuchs. In Anna's hand, Annadolph Brodsky writes to Herr Dehn [Gustav Dehn] to thank him for his kind letter and expresses a...

Brodsky Quartet (1894-present)

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