New York: 1953.
1st Edition. Signed by Fritz Reiner. Frederick Martin [Fritz] Reiner (1888 - 1963). Prominent conductor of opera & symphonic music in the twentieth century. Signed tribute to Steinway & Sons. New York: 1953. In 1953 Steinway celebrated its Centennial & Steinway artists from around the globe wrote congratulatory tributes which were sent to Theodore E. Steinway (1883-1957), piano technician, philatelist and son of Henry E. Steinway, piano technician & the founder of Steinway & Sons. One page ALS in green fountain pen on plain white letterhead: "My oldest friends in America are the Steinway family & Steinway piano - both equally loved and respected. The instrument they make reflects the high purpose and integrity of the people who are behind it. One hundred years is just the beginning of a noble tradition which will go on singing and thundering into the mists of time. My warmest wishes are with them at this important milestone. Fritz Reiner" Fine condition. Original Autographed Letters & Documents.
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