Date: Thursday 18 October
Time: 2pm to 3:30pm
Price: Free – However pre-booking is essential as spaces are limited.
Led by Neil Cooke, Middlesbrough Town Hall Volunteer
In the Concert Hall of Middlesbrough Town Hall a highly decorated window commemorates the life of Felix Corbett.
In this illustrated talk, you will hear about the musical life of Felix Corbett and of the famous names, such as Dame Nellie Melba, Paderwski, Sir Edward Elgar & Rachmaninov, that he brough to Middlesbrough in his annual series of Celebrity Concerts from the year that the Town Hall was opened until his death in 1940.