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Catalog Number 2003.7.1
Object Name Advertisement
Title Concert Booking Ad: "An Edward Johnson Year" from "Musical Courier" Magazine, 1926
Date 02/25/1926
Year Range from 1926
Year Range to 1926
Description Advertisement; Advertisement for Edward Johnson Tour from magazine "Musical Courier" dated February 25, 1926. Full page booking advertisement in Musical Courier Magazine for a tour by Edward Johnson. The poster is titled "An Edward Johnson Year" and advertises his tour dates. From May to October 1925, Edward was touring Europe, U.S.A., Canada, the Philipines, Japan, Korea, China,Ceylon, and Egypt. From November 1925 - February 1926 he was with the Metropolitan Opera Company heard as Romeo, Pelleas, Faust, Canio, Loris, Dimitri, Licinio, Rodolfo, Cavaradossi. And finally from March to May, 1926 he did a coast to coast tour of the U.S. and Canada. To the right is a sketch of Edward Johnson with his signature. At the bottom of the poster is the name of his management company, Wolfsohn Musical Bureau, Inc. who were in New York. Also mentioned at the bottom of the poster is his piano accompanist Elmer Zoller. The poster was published in the Musical Courier Magazine, February 25, 1926 on page 15. On the back of the poster are several ads for other concerts in the New York are including one for baritone Fred Patton who has a photo with the ad.
Illustrations: Illustrations, B/W
People Johnson, Edward
Search Terms Johnson Family
Dimensions 14.88/10.51 in. - Length/Width