Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, to [Henry Fothergill] Chorley, 1854 Dec. 19.

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Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, to [Henry Fothergill] Chorley, 1854 Dec. 19.

Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, to [Henry Fothergill] Chorley, 1854 Dec. 19.

Reporting on the success of L'enfance du Christ in Paris, asking his help is arranging a performance in England during the 1856 season, saying that he will send Chorley the libretto so he may begin his translation--"en ayant soin de couper les vers anglais sur le patron de vers français"--, adding that after the first performance he received "une foule de lettres fort curieuses, une entre autres de Gounod," mentioning Scudo, Wilde [i.e. Henry Wylde], etc.

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Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

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English music critic, writer, and lyricist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : to "Dear friend", "Saturday morning" [1863 Jan. 24]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270127153 British journalist, music critic, and librettist. From the description of Autograph letters signed : 13 Eaton Place West; and elsewhere, to Arthur Sullivan, 1863 Sept. 19 and 1866 Mar. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125542 Henry Fothergill Chorley, English journa...

Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library)

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Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869

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Hector Berlioz was a French composer. From the description of Letter : from M. Berlioz, Paris, to Monsieur Busset, ingénieur, Dijon, Côte d'Or, 1836 Oct. 9. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122626765 From the guide to the Letter : from M. Berlioz, Paris, to Monsieur Busset, ingénieur, Dijon, Côte d'Or, 1836 Oct. 9, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.) French composer, 19th century. From the description of Autograph letter signed...

Scudo, Paul, 1806-1864

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Wylde, Henry, 1822-1890

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Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893

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During his London sojourn, 1870-75, French composer Charles Gounod lived at the residence of English soprano Georgina Weldon. From the description of Letters received, 1792-1905. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122485989 From the guide to the Letters received, 1792-1905, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.) Libretto by Emile Augier; first performed in Paris at the Opéra, 16 April 1851. Cf. New Grove online. From the description ...