David Mannes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Object Title

David Mannes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Collection: Mannes School of Music photograph collection ➔ Series: Mannes family (MA040101.05)

Material Category
Photographic Material
Type of Work
photographic prints
David Mannes, founder of The David Mannes School of Music, plays his violin while leading a performance on the balcony of the Great Hall of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Mannes initiated the Great Hall Concerts in 1905 and continued to conduct them until 1948. These events were among the best-attended at the Metropolitan Museum, with audiences in the thousands.
Related people
David Mannes (subject)
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) (subject)
Mannes College of Music (compiler)
Leopold Mannes (photographer)
10 in (width) x 8 in (height)
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box 9, folder 5

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