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Clementi's early business career: new documents

Rowland, David (2004). Clementi's early business career: new documents. In: Bösel, Richard and Sala, Massimiliano eds. Muzio Clementi. Cosmopolita della Musica. Atti del convegno internazionale in occasione del 250° anniversario della nascita (1752-2002). Roma, 4-6 dicembre 2002. Bologna, Italy: Ut Orpheus Edizioni, pp. 49–59.

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The chapter examines in detail, and from previously unpublished documents, issues surrounding the bankruptcy of the London music publishers and instrument makers Longman & Broderip. Clementi's role as an assignee to the bankruptcy is described, as is his acquisition of the company, with other partners, in 1798. his actions in establishing the new company as a major European company is examined from contemporary documents, including previously unpublished correspondence.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 88-8109-450-9, 978-88-8109-450-9
Keywords: Clementi; Longman & Broderip; music publishing; musical instrument making
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Cultures
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 2933
Depositing User: David Rowland
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 09:48
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