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Autograph extract from a speech given by Anna Brodsky at the RMCM Club

Extract from Anna Brodsky's remarks at the opening meeting of the season 1912-13 of the RMCM Club on 21 Oct 1912. These words form a very warm welcome to Madame Grieg who is visiting the Club for a second time. The full speech is to be foun...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Autograph copy of a speech made by Anna Brodsky to the RMCM Club

This is a speech of confidence in the RMCM Club, which has now completed its 11th year despite the Great War. Anna Brodsky believes that no one can stand alone and that union is strength. She places her hope in the League of Nations which will m...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Autograph biographical notes of Adolph Brodsky

In these incomplete notes Anna mentions the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto which was premiered by Brodsky in Vienna in 1881. She mentions his 8 years of work in Leipzig and his 3 years in America. She adds his return to Europe and the offer from Si...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Autograph account of the first evening of the RMCM Club, season 1912-1913

Anna Brodsky writes very enthusiastically about the opening meeting of the 1912-13 season of the RMCM Club on 21 Oct. Nina Grieg was present at the event. After refreshments Anna Brodsky made a speech of welcome to Nina Grieg, then a short music...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina writes that Edvard has terrible influenza but fortunately Nina had it first and is able to look after him. They plan to travel in March. Nina believes that Kristiania is an absolutely unhealthy town, lying low at the end of the fjord with m...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph postcard signed from Hans Richter to Adolph and Anna Brodsky

Richter has just learned from Frau Balling of the death of dear old Broadfield. [E.J. Broadfield was chairman of the Halle Concerts Society from 1899 until 1913 when he died in office.] No one has sent Richter the announcement of Broadfield'...

Richter, Hans Johann Baptist Isidor (1843-1916), Conductor

Photograph of Adolph and Anna Brodsky

A formal photograph probably taken in the garden of the Brodsky home in Bowdon. Anna is seated on an elaborate wooden chair with an open book in her gloved hand. She is gazing in the distance. Hatted and with his right hand in his pocket, Adolp...

Brodsky, Adolph (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Photograph of Adolph and Anna Brodsky

A formal outdoor studio portrait. Adolph and Anna are seated on a wooden summerseat with the trunk of a tree immediately behind. In Adolph's right hand is his hat while his left hand is gently placed on Anna's left shoulder. Anna hold...

Brodsky, Adolph (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

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