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Autograph letter signed from Ferruccio Busoni to Adolph Brodsky

Busoni has received a letter from Brodsky and passed on the contents to his protege. Busoni has been working on Egon [Petri] and thinks that he ought to be destined to a better fate than that of a piano teacher in Manchester. At the age of 30 he...

Busoni, Ferruccio Dante Michelangelo Benvenuto (1866-1924), Composer, Pianist

Autograph letter signed from Ottokar Novacek to Adolph Brodsky

Novacek writes a begging letter requesting the five pounds a few days before the 1st [of November] since he has lost 20 marks in the most stupid way. Novacek plans to write many compositions this winter. Petri from Dresden admired the E flat maj...

Nováček, Ottokar Eugen (1866-1900), Composer and violinist

Autograph letter signed from Ottokar Novacek to Adolph Brodsky

Novacek replies to Brosdsky's invitation to him to recuperate in England. He declines because of the English weather and the sea crossing, much though he would love to come. Petri played the quartet in Dresden on the 14th of this month: it ...

Nováček, Ottokar Eugen (1866-1900), Composer and violinist

Appendices no. 1 (1893-1915)

Papers and reports submitted to and issued by Council, 1893-1915. Every year the following items were included: annual reports (years 1893/4 - 1899/1900; later annual reports were removed); termly summary sheets: numbers of students by study (sin...