Johann strauss ii - signed letter - betting concert and opera come. He composed more than 500 waltzes, polkas, quadrills, and other types of dance music, as well as several operettas and a ballet.Among his most famous works, the beautiful blue danube, the emperor's waltz, the tritsch-tratsch-polka... Among his operettas, the bat, the gypsy baron... Escudier, with his digit "js", 3 pages in-8, come, middle 1870, in French. With this I would like to introduce and recommend Mr.Albin swoboda, director of the comic opera to come. He is in Paris to visit the theatres, to acquire (sic) operas, finally to study. If you can and want to be of service to him, I would be really grateful to you and I hope to be able to express to you all my gratitude, having the plan to come to bet this fall with my orchestra.
I kiss Madame Escudier's beautiful hand, I add my wife's friendly compliments - and tell me dear sir. Your grateful and very humble. Either one of the 2 brothers escudier, leon or marie, both journalists, critics and musical publishers.
In 1837, the two brothers founded the weekly france musicale as well as a musical publishing house which distributed the works of giuseppe verdi, and later the newspaper l'art musicale. English editors of giuseppe verdi.
They co-written music dictionary (1844). Albin swoboda sr, director of the come-to-be opera. Opened in 1874, under the direction of albin swoboda, sr. It is named opera-comic, as opposed to the "serious" of the state opera of coming, then called the opera of the court (hofoper). In 1881, the building was destroyed by fire.
Very good condition - sent by registered mail. This item is in the category "collections\letters, old papers\autographs\historical persons".The seller is "*epistole*" and is located in this country: fr.