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Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer Item
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Photograph of Anna Brodsky

This photograph may have been taken when Anna was suffering from partial paralysis in the early 1920s. She is seated outside on a wicker-work wheelchair. She wears a dark-coloured hat and has a shawl tucked in over her clothes. In her right hand ...

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Cutting of Adolph Brodsky's entry in Who's Who

This cryptic outline of Brodsky covers his birth, education, marriage to Anna Skadovsky in 1880 and subsequent career as teacher and international performer. His recreation is given as chess and his clubs, London City Chess, Schiller Anstalt and ...

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Adolph Brodsky : pages 88-92 in The Strad

This article outlines Brodsky's biography and also mentions his violin, a fine Joseph Guarnerius del Gesu of 1735 and his bows, by Tourte, Hill and others. The article includes a list of Brodsky's most famous pupils. Much of the inform...

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'Letters from Tchaikovsky to Brodsky'

This article was originally broadcast on the Home Service and later published in The Listener pages 683 and 684, dated 19 April 1962. The Tchaikovsky letters were translated by Mrs. Alice Pitfield, wife of the author. Thomas Pitfield mentions how...

Pitfield, Thomas Baron (1903-1999), Composer, artist

Newscutting of the inauguration of the RMCM Club

Dated c.28 October 1907 by hand. The inauguration concert programme is AB/113. The inaugural meeting of the RMCM Club on 26 October 1907, was hosted by its president, Mrs. Anna Brodsky.

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