Lot 157: General Motor Symphony concerts program, February 24,1935, signed in fountain pen by both Hadley Schnabel, on the front cover. There are 2 punch holds along left edge that do go through the program, otherwise in fine condition. Henry Kimball Hadley (20 December 1871 - 6 September 1937) was an American composer and conductor. During his lifetime, Hadley's music was immensely popular, and was a regular part of the repertory of America's top orchestras,. Hadley was also a pioneer in film music. In the 1926 film, Don Juan with John Barrymore he conducted the first feature film with synchronized music and sound effects. Artur Schnabel Highly regarded Austrian pianist (1882- 1951) renowned especially for his interpretations of Beethoven and Schubert.
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Thursday, 19th November 2015
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