Item #5063 Autographed Signed Letter (ASL) of Charles Harford Lloyd. Charles Harford LLOYD, Sir William Henry Hadow HADOW, provenance.
Autographed Signed Letter (ASL) of Charles Harford Lloyd

Autographed Signed Letter (ASL) of Charles Harford Lloyd

Date Published: 1896
Binding: No binding

8-3/4 x 7 inches flat, folded to 4-3/8 x 7 inches, Handwritten 3pp of 4pp signed on Eaton College Windsor letterhead and dated Oct. 26, [18]96. To Sir William Henry Hadow a leading educational reformer in Great Britain and a musicologist. Suggesting music for a Ball, and including score from Mozart’s Concerto in D Minor and a D Minor Concerto (also with score). Ends with “They are breathtaking songs, but wonderfully beautiful”

Very good condition. Charles Harford Lloyd (was an English composer and organist. Charles became a well-known organist. Charles' most successful area was organ and choral but he wrote 3 clarinet pieces for his friend Randle Fynes Holme (1864-1957)

While studying at Magdalen Hall Lloyd was founder, with his friend Hubert Parry, and first president of the Oxford University musical club. He was organist of Gloucester Cathedral 1876-1881, Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford 1882-1891, then music teacher at Eton College from 1892. After retirement he was appointed organist at the Chapel Royal, St. James from 1914.
Item #5063

$95.00 USD
$126.50 CAD