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Brodsky Papers Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer
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Brodsky Papers

  • GB GB1179 AB
  • Collection
  • 1850s-1981

The Brodsky Papers comprise letters, newscuttings, programmes, telegrams, photograph albums, loose photographs, concert tickets, official documents (marriage certificate, diplomas) and music, which were found in the Brodsky home following the deat...

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Autograph marriage certificate of Adolph and Anna Brodsky

The marriage took place between Adolph Davidov Brodsky aged 29 and Anna L'vovna Skadowsky aged 27 on 1 May 1880 in Sebastopol Petropavloskaia Tserkov'. [Peter Paul Church]. The certificate has been stamped in Kherson on 8 May 1895 and a...

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Photograph album belonging to Adolph and Anna Brodsky

This album covers the lives of Adolph and Anna Brodsky from their respective childhoods through Brodsky's musical career until they were well established in Manchester. Interpolated in the album are quotations of poetry in English and German...

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Photograph album of musicians belonging to Adolph and Anna Brodsky

In this album are photographs dating from before the Brodskys' period in Leipzig (1883-91) and from early years of their time in the Manchester area (1895-1929). All are of pupils e.g. Edith Robinson alone and with her string quartet, and fr...

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Photograph of Adolph and Anna Brodsky

The Brodskys are pictured looking at a pamphlet, held by Anna. Anna wrote on the back: ‘Love and best wishes for a Happy New Year to all our dear friends in Holmwood from Annadolph Brodsky. 1 Jan 1921’.

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Photograph of Anna and Adolph Brodsky and various others

Photograph of 12 adults and 3 small boys, taken out of doors against a wooded background. Adolph and Anna Brodsky are featured. The photograph may have been taken in Ukraine, and the other people may be members of Anna’s family.

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Autograph account of the meeting to form the RMCM Club

This report describes the foundation of the RMCM Club at a meeting at the Brodskys' home on 22 February 1907. The purpose of the Club was to support advanced and former students in their quest for work, to encourage new compositions, to aim ...

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Photocopy of an autograph letter signed from Adolph Brodsky to Edvard Grieg

Brodsky writes to Edvard Grieg about concert arrangements. There is no concert committee and Hallé's heirs and Forsyth make the business arrangements and Forsyth is very mean. He made Brodsky wait a long time and then came up with 35 pounds...

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

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