Bridge, Frederick

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English organist, conductor and composer.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (7) : [London, n.d., ca. 1890], to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, [n.d. ca. 1890]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270673292

Frederick Bridge was a musician, composer, and teacher of music. He was best known as the organist of Manchester Cathedral and later Westminster Abbey, providing music for many special occasions in the reigns of Victoria, Edward VII, and George V. He also composed choral works and held several prestigious teaching positions. He was also instrumental in updating the organ at Manchester Cathedral.

From the description of Frederick Bridge letter to Miss Hipkins and lecture programs, 1892-1903. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 56937486

British composer, violist, and conductor.

From the description of [Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1880. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270562077

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creatorOf Bridge, Frederick, Sir, 1844-1924. [Album leaf] : autograph manuscript, 1880. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Rudyard Kipling collection, 1881-1960, (bulk 1890-1920) Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Gladstone, Francis Edward, 1845-1928. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 14 January 1884, to [Joseph Bennett], 1884 Jan. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Arthur Sullivan sheet music, 1868-1993. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Sullivan, Herbert T. (Herbert Thomas), 1868-1928. Autograph letter signed : 1 Queen's Mansions, Victoria Street, S.W., [London], to Frederick Bridge, 1901 Mar. 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. Autograph letter signed : 8 Albert Mansions, S.W., [London], to Frederick Bridge, 1872 June 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Morris, Lewis, Sir, 1833-1907. Autograph letter signed : the Athenaeum, [London], to Frederick Bridge, [n.y.] July 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, 1873-1997, (bulk 1920-1990) Library of Congress. Music Division
referencedIn W. S. (William Schwenck) Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan additional printed ephemera, 1815-2008. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Burdett-Coutts, Angela Georgina. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], to Sir Edwin [Arnold], 1895 Nov. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Bridge, Frederick, Sir, 1844-1924. Autograph letters signed (7) : [London, n.d., ca. 1890], to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, [n.d. ca. 1890]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Rudyard Kipling collection, 1881-1960 (bulk 1890-1920). Cornell University Library
creatorOf Paterson, Charles J.,. Rudyard Kipling transcripts, 1896-1929. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Goldschmidt, Otto, 1829-1907. Autograph letters signed (29) mostly to Goldschmidt, dated : London [and other places], 1874-1907 [and n.d.], 1874-1907. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hall, Henry, ca. 1656-1707. Collection of sacred and secular songs by late 17th century composers [manuscript], ca. 1710. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Bridge, Frederick, Sir, 1844-1924. Frederick Bridge letter to Miss Hipkins and lecture programs, 1892-1903. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Union of Graduates in Music, 1893-1972 Senate House Library, University of London
creatorOf Rodd, Rennell, 1858-1941. Under Lochnagar manuscript. Library of Congress
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associatedWith Barnby, Joseph, Sir, 1838-1896. person
associatedWith Bennett, Joseph, 1831-1911, person
associatedWith Burdett-Coutts, Angela Georgina. person
associatedWith Gladstone, Francis Edward, 1845-1928. person
associatedWith Goldschmidt, Otto, 1829-1907. person
associatedWith Hipkins, Edith J., person
associatedWith Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. person
associatedWith Littleton, Alfred, 1845-1914. person
associatedWith Mackenzie, Alexander Campbell, Sir, 1847-1935. person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Morris, Lewis, Sir, 1833-1907. person
associatedWith Paterson, Charles J., person
associatedWith Slonimsky, Nicolas, 1894-1995 person
associatedWith Stanford, Charles Villiers, Sir, 1852-1924. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Herbert T. (Herbert Thomas), 1868-1928. person
associatedWith Union of Graduates in Music corporateBody
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Great Britain
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Organists--Correspondence
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Composers
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Birth 1844-12-05

Death 1924-03-18

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English

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