Concert poster from 1869
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Royal Philharmonic Society: celebrating 200 years of music
12. Concert poster from 1869
The same year that saw Clara Schumann perform at Society concerts, also saw the legendary Hungarian violinist Joseph Joachim play Beethoven's Violin Concerto. A good friend of Brahms, Joachim performed a number of times for the Society and received the RPS Gold Medal in 1871.