VIS 170.1040.001 Enrico Leide

Enrico Leide

Title Enrico Leide
Photographer Nobleman, M. (New York, N.Y.)
Description View of Enrico Leide conducting the fifty-piece orchestra at Alliance Hall, the new American Symphony Orchestra, in New York City, New York.
Geographic Location New York (N.Y.)
Subject Conductors (Music)
Orchestras--New York (State)--New York
Musicians--New York (State)--New York
Musical instruments
Stages (Platforms)
Personal Name Leide, Enrico, 1887-1970
Corporate Name American Symphony Orchestra (New York, N.Y.)
Alliance Hall (New York, N.Y.)
Date Original circa 1954
Date Digital 2009
Type 8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 170.1040.001
Collection Atlanta History Photograph Collection
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes Enrico Leide (1887-1970), a native Italian, was a concert cellist, music instructor, and orchestra conductor. He began his career as a music conductor in New York in 1907. He moved to Atlanta in 1920 to conduct music at the new Howard Theater. From 1920 to 1930 he conducted the first Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. From 1939 to 1945, he served as the director of the Brenau Music Conservatory in Gainesville, Georgia. From 1947 to 1949, he conducted the New York Philharmonic Orchestra and later served as the head of the American Symphony in New York until 1960.
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