Halle, The: A British Orchestra in the 20th Century - Music, Money, Maestros and Management

 
9780951479513: Halle, The: A British Orchestra in the 20th Century - Music, Money, Maestros and Management
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The Hallé Orchestra nearly died, after 140 years of existence, when hit by a financial crisis in 1998. What led to that fateful day, not far short of the centenary of the organisation responsible for it? How could a century of achievement be threatened by such a disaster? Robert Beale examines the story behind the Hallé and its music from 1899 to 2000.

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HISTORY OF HALLE ORCHESTRA FROM 1899 TO PRESENT Story of Manchester's Halle orchestra from 1899 to 2000 including their 1998 crisis. Analysis of how the Halle's choice of repertoire, conductors (Richter, Beecham, Harty, Barbirolli, Nagano, Elder +), management and Arts Council funding etc affected their financial position. Comparisons with Liverpool Philharmonic and CBSO over the same period.

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Robert Beale is a journalist and music critic who has been a Hallé-goer since the days of Sir John Barbirolli (when he was a schoolboy) and has more recently been investigating the archives of the Hallé Concerts Society.

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