Etude; The Music Magazine Volume 40

Etude; The Music Magazine Volume 40

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...(London) which now amounts to 5000, was recently increased by a generous donation of 100 from the King of Siam. The Paris Conservatoire, according to report, is to have all the Saint Sachs' manuscri ts, including those in the hands of his pub ishcrs. The Louvre is to benefit by recciving the bust by Dubois and the portrait by Constant. The Biennial Festival of the National FI(lil'illi0il of Musical Clubs which will he held at Nashville next Spring is attracting wide attention in musical circles in all parts of the country. The new President, Mrs John F. Lyons of Fort Worth, Texas, Miss Nan Stephens, of Atlanta, Georgia, vho was chosen chairman of the Program Committee, and other ofliccrs are working hard to make this a memorable festival. Miss Stephens is organizing a huge orchestra from the South Atlantic States. and announces that the programs will be almost exclusively composed of American compositions, played and sung by Americans. The Fifiieth Anniversary of the Apollo Club of Chicago was celebrated with programs of extraordinary interest on May 1st, 2nd and 3rd. The B. Minor Mass of Bach, The Rock of Libertg by Rossetter G. Cole and Pilgrim's Pro!/rcss y E. S. Kelly were the Festival Compositions. The club has been fortunate in retaining the services of Harrison lii. Wild as conductor for nearly twenty-five years. "The Etude" joins with its readers in sincere sympathy to Percy Grninger. His beautiful devo ion to his mother was only equaled b her loving consideration for her distinguis ed sou. Indeed, they seemed like brother and sister in the companionship of art. Musical history has rarely known a more sincerely beautiful relationship. Mrs. Grninger, visited the ofilces of her son's managcr (Antonia...show more

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  • Paperback | 740 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 38mm | 1,297g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123694741X
  • 9781236947413