Hans Richter

Standard Name: Richter, Hans

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships Emmuska, Baroness Orczy
EBO loved her landowner father, Baron Bódog Orczy (who regularly used the Latin and therefore international form of his given, Hungarian name: Felix),
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
more than anyone else in the world, though he did not encourage...
Leisure and Society Mary Cowden Clarke
At Salzburg in 1879 MCC heard Hans Richter conducting the Vienna Orchestra (now the Vienna Philharmonic), and thought him the best conductor she had ever heard, superior even to Mendelssohn.
Clarke, Mary Cowden. My Long Life. Dodd, Mead, 1896.
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In London in 1881...
Performance of text Rosamund Marriott Watson
William Henry Bell 's musical setting for RMW 's Ballad of the Bird-Bride was premiered by the London Symphony Orchestra at the Queen's Hall in London, conducted by Hans Richter .
Hughes, Linda K. “A Woman Poet Angling for Notice: Rosamund Marriott Watson”. Marketing the Author: Authorial Personae, Narrative Selves and Self-Fashioning, 1880-1930, edited by Marysa Demoor and Marysa Demoor, Palgrave Macmillan, 2004, pp. 134 - 55.
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Timeline

1904
Leading conductor Dr Hans Richter promoted the works of composer Edward Elgar by forming the Elgar Festival at Covent Garden .
1908
Conductors Percy Pitt and Hans Richter brought German opera to England for a season, with great success.