View of the Interior of York Minster, with the Orchestra erected under the Great Tower for the Musical Festival. September, 1825.
Pub.d Sep.r 12. 1825, by John Wolstenholme, Minster Gates, York.
Lithograph, with very large margins. 330 x 420mm. 13 x 16½".
The interior of York Minster with the organ and orchestra seen under the great tower, where the second musical festival was held for the benefit of the York County Hospital, and of the General Infirmaries of Leeds, Hull, and Sheffield. Matthew Cambidge (1764-1844) succeeded his father as organist of York Minster and played an active part in the musical life of York. He organized huge music festivals given at York in 1823, 1825, and later.
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