Thomas, John, 1826-1913

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Epithet: harpist and composer

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000562.0x000192

Welsh harpist and composer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 16 December 1874, to [Joseph] Bennett, 1874 Dec. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677668

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 12 March 1902, to Mrs. Goldsmid, 1902 Mar. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677672

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creatorOf 1879-83.ff. ii + 248. 218 x 181mm.includes:f. 3 et seq William Hayman Cummings, Mus.D: Minutes of meetings of the Directors of the Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1879-1914.f. 4 et seq Charles Edward Stephens, composer, pianist and organist: Min..., 1879-1883 British Library
creatorOf Thomas, John, 1826-1913. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 12 March 1902, to Mrs. Goldsmid, 1902 Mar. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn 1855-90.ff. i + 211. 225 x 190mm.includes:ff. 34v et seq George Frederick Anderson, violinist; Master of the Queen's Musick (1848): Minutes of general meetings of the Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1859-1874.ff. 55v-57r Joseph McMurdie, compose..., 1855-1890 British Library
creatorOf Letter book; 1850-58.ff. 179. 225 x 184mm.includes:ff. 2, 10, 34, 54, 56, 60v, 75r, 75v, 77, 95, 96, 97 Sir Michael Costa, composer: George Hogarth, music critic and composer; Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Letters to Sir Michael Costa from Georg..., 1850-1858 British Library
creatorOf Letter book; 1872-76. Press copies.ff. i + 153. 270 x 215mm.includes:f. 13v Stanley Lucas, Secretary, Philharmonic Society: C. Wendland, horn player: Copy of a letter to C. Wendland from Stanley Lucas: 1872.f. 14v Stanley Lucas, Secretary, Philha..., 1872-1876 British Library
creatorOf 1871-79.ff. 138. 223 x 181mm.includes:f. 2v et seq George Frederick Anderson, violinist; Master of the Queen's Musick (1848): Minutes of meetings of the Directors of the Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1847-74.ff. 12v-14r, 15-19, 41-42 Joseph Mc..., 1871-1879 British Library
creatorOf Thomas, John, 1829-. Dictation from John Thomas : Prickly Pear Valley, 1884. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf 1893-98.ff. 160. 223 x 187mm.includes:ff. 1v-3r, 27-28, 39v-41r Franklin Taylor, pianist and teacher: Minutes of meetings of the Directors of the Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1891-94. ff. 3v-6 Frederick Westlake, composer and pianist: Minutes of ..., 1893-1898 British Library
creatorOf 1887-93.ff. 189. 223 x 187mm.includes:f. 1v et seq Francesco Berger, pianist and composer; Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Minutes of meetings of the Directors of the Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1877, 1880-1911.f. 3v et seq Charles Gardner,..., 1887-1893 British Library
creatorOf Accounts; 1866-88. Balance sheets arranged as in RPS MS 299, but without details of concerts and rehearsals attended by players. Most signed as ‘Examined and Approved’. Annotated printed lists of members for 1881-88 are pasted in. For draft accounts,..., 1866-1888 British Library
creatorOf Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Trauermarsch. Harfe / Chopin-Thomas. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf 1898-1908.ff. i + 270. 231 x 187mm.includes:f. 2 Stanley Lucas, Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Francesco Berger, pianist and composer; Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Letter to Stanley Lucas from Francesco Berger: 1898: Draft. f. 2 et seq Alfred G..., 1898-1908 British Library
creatorOf Writers Q-Y and unidentified correspondents . Includes: Sir Richard Quain, Alfred B Richards, F W Robinson, Robson Roose, Henry Russell , Sir William H Russell, Clement Scott, J Ashby Sterry, Edward Terry, Fred Terry, John Thomas, Welsh harpist, Sir ..., 1874-1902 British Library
creatorOf Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. [Album leaf in the hand of John Thomas], 1852 Mar. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Recommendations for associateship, with signatures of the applicants and those recommending; 1867-1902, n.d. With two recommendations for fellows, 1916, 1924 (ff. 180-1). All but one are entered on printed forms. Arranged alphabetically by name of pe..., 1867-1902 British Library
referencedIn Recommendations; 1898-1949. All entered on printed forms.ff. 192. 240 x 193mm.As follows:—1. ff. 1-7. For membership; 1923-24, 1949, n.d.2. ff. 8-192. For associateship; 1898, 1902-11, 1916, 1919, 1923-25, 1938, 1943, n.d.includes:f. 1 Theodore Hol..., 1898-1949 British Library
creatorOf ‘Original letters’: Tabb – Vert (ff. 269); 1821-1913, 1950-53, n.d.includes:f. 1 Richard Prestridge Valentine Tabb, cellist: William Hayman Cummings, Mus.D: Letter to William Hayman Cummings from Richard Prestridge Valentine Tabb: circa 1908.f. 2 ..., 1821-1953 British Library
creatorOf 1883-87.ff. 147. 228 x 178mm.includes:f. 1 et seq William Hayman Cummings, Mus.D: Minutes of meetings of the Directors of the Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1879-1914.f. 1v et seq Charles Gardner, pianist and composer: Minutes of meetings of th..., 1883-1887 British Library
creatorOf Letter book; 1846-49. In the hand of William Watts, 1846-47, and of George William Budd, 1847-49.ff. 115. 222 x 185mm.includes:f. 1 Sir Michael Costa, composer: William Watts, Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Copy of a letter to Sir Michael Costa f..., 1846-1849 British Library
creatorOf 1891-1918.ff. 234. 225 x 187mm.includes:ff. 1-2 Charles Edward Stephens, composer, pianist and organist: Minutes of general meetings of the Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1880-91.ff. 1-70r, 86v-149, 169v-204, 209-210r William Hayman Cummings, M..., 1891-1918 British Library
creatorOf Thomas, John, 1826-1913. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 16 December 1874, to [Joseph] Bennett, 1874 Dec. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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associatedWith Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918. person
associatedWith Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. person
associatedWith Bennett, Joseph, 1831-1911, person
associatedWith Carmel, Miss. person
associatedWith Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. person
associatedWith Goldsmid, Mrs, person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
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Birth 1826-03-01

Death 1913-03-19

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