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SIR THOMAS BEECHAM - SIGNATURE(S) CO-SIGNED BY: ERNEST NEWTON SHARPE - HFSID 76413

 

THOMAS BEECHAM and ERNEST NEWTON SHARPE
Album leaf signed on one side by the conductor, and on the other by the Anglican prelate
Signature: "Thomas Beecham" and on verso "Ernest N. Sharpe/Archdeacon of London", 5x2½. Sir THOMAS BEECHAM (1879-1961) founded two orchestras: the London Philharmonic Orchestra in 1932 and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in 1946. At the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, he held the posts of Artistic Director from 1932 and General Director from 1935 to 1939. Spending the war years in America, he made his Metropolitan Opera debut in January 1942, conducting 58 performances over three seasons. Beecham was a prolific recording artist with hundreds of recordings. He conducted his last operas in Buenos Aires in 1958 and died in London in 1961. Anglican prelate ERNEST NEWTON SHARPE (1866-1949) served several churches before becoming Canon of St Paul's Cathedral. He was Archdeacon of London (1930-1947). Toned around edges. Surface creases. Edges slightly worn and frayed. Adhesive residue on verso confliction with Sharpe's signature. Slightly soiled on verso. Otherwise, fine condition.


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SIR THOMAS BEECHAM
Born: April 29, 1879 in St. Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Died: March 8, 1961 in London, England, United Kingdom


Film Credits
2007 Atonement (Sound), 2004 The South Bank Show (Other), 1995 Great Performances (Other), 1992 Le mirage (Sound), 1959 Small World (in person), 1959 Honeymoon (Music Department), 1951 The Tales of Hoffmann (Music Department), 1951 The Tales of Hoffmann (Sound), 1948 The Red Shoes (Sound), 1948 Affairs of a Rogue (Music Department), 1936 Mozart (Music Department), 1936 Mozart (in person)


ERNEST NEWTON SHARPE
Born: Circa 1866 in London, England, United Kingdom
Died: January 20, 1949 in Brisbane, Australia





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