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Pianoforte-makers in Ireland
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Brand Image Info Addresses
       
WALSH Peter Nicholas   'Pianoforte-maker' ca. 1842-50 19, Stephen's Green, North (*1842), 18, Stephen's Green North (*1850), Dublin
WARRING William
| WARREN
  'Pianoforte-maker' ca. 1814-15 65, Grafton Street (*1814)(*1815), Dublin
WEBER Ferdinand

(1715 1784)

 

Harpsichord ca. 1746, The Cobbe Piano Collection, Surrey, England, U.K.
Square pianoforte ca. 1772, Metropolitan Museum, New York, N.Y., U.S.
Square pianoforte ca. 1775, Private Collection, U.K.
Square pianoforte of 1775, Eric Feller Early Keyboard Instruments Collection, Germany
Spinet ca. 1780, The Cobbe Collection, East Clandon, near Guildford, Surrey, England, U.K.
Square pianoforte ca. 1784, Present Owner unknown

 
'Pianoforte-maker' ca. 1772-1784

INFO EXTRA

on Dublin Music Trade

Dublin

London, England

WHITE J.   'Pianoforte-manufacturer' ca. 1832 21, Anne Street (*1832), Dublin
WHITE John Pianoforte-maker and/or pianoforte dealer ca. 1903-10 27, York Street (*1903)(*1906)(*1909)(*1910), Dublin
WHITE Thomas   'Pianoforte-maker' ca. 1835-46 21, South Anne Street (*1835)(*1842)(*1846), Dublin
WILKINSON William 'Musical Instrument Maker' ca. 1830-49 4, Essex Quay (**1830), 5, Essex Quay (*1835), 4, Anglesea Street (*1832), 33, Wellington Quay (*1849),  Dublin
WILLIS Isaac  

"Published this day, by J. WILLIS and Co., Royal Musical Repository, 65, St. James's-street (opposite Jermyn-street), London, and 7, Westmoreland-street, Dublin, where may be found every variety of grand, cabinet, cottage, square, and circular Piano Fortes ; likewise Harps, with all the late improve5its, by the most eminent makers, at the lowest manufacturers. [...]" The Harmonicon, 09/1826, p. 63

"MUSIC.- WILLIS and CO., Royal Musical Repository and Circulating Library, 55, St. James Street, (opposite Jermyn Street), London, and 7, Westmoreland Street, Dublin, respectfully inform the Nobility and Gentry that their Rooms are always supplied with a splendid variety of Grand Cabinet, Self-playing, Cottage, Square, and Circular Piano-Fortes, by the most eminent Makers, at the lowest Manufacturers' Prices; also Harps, Guitars, and every other Musical Instrument. [...]" The London Literary Gazette and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc., 19/06/1830, p. 406

 

'Piano forte-maker' and pianoforte dealer and Music-publisher ca. 1816-30

See also GOULDING of London

WILLIS Isaac & Co (x1826)(*1830)(*1835), see also WILLIS John in London, England

Succeeded by ROBINSON & BUSSELL (*1849)

7, Westmoreland Street (x1821)(x1826)(x1830)(*1835), 65, St. James's Street (opposite Jermyn Street (x1826), Dublin

 3, Angel Court, opposite Somerset House (**1822), 55, St. James's Street (x1830), London

WOFFINGTON Robert

Upright pianoforte ca. 1790, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, M.A., U.S.

 

'Organ Builder and Pianoforte-maker' ca. 1773-1832

GIBSON William & WOFFINGTON Robert (1775-78), see GIBSON

WOFFINGTON Robert (*1800)(*1814)(*1832)

 

9, William Street (*1800)(*1814)(*1815)(*1832), Dublin
WOOD Charles Pianoforte-maker and/or pianoforte dealer ca. 1842 4, Beaver Street (*1842), Dublin
 

 

(*1800): 'Gentleman's and Citizen's Almanack', 1800, p. (Woffington) 109

(*1814): 'The Gentleman and Citizen's Almanack for the Year of Our Lord 1814', p. 107+104

(*1815): 'Treble Almanack for the Year of 1815, Dublin', 1815

(x1821): 'The Royal Excursion to Ireland. A characteristic sonata for the piano forte, etc.', 1821

(x1826): 'The Harmonicon', 09/1826, p. 63

(*1830): 'The London Literary Gazette and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc.', 19/06/1830, p. 406

(**1830): 'Wilson's Dublin Directory, for the Year 1830'

(*1832): 'The Treble Almanack for the year 1832, Great Brittain & Ireland', 1832

(*1835): 'Dublin Almanac and General Register of Ireland', 1835, p. 401

(*1842): 'Gentleman's and Citizen's Almanack', 1842, p. 773-774

(*1846): 'Slater's National Commercial Directory of Ireland', 1846

(*1849): 'The Dublin Almanac and General Register of Ireland', 1849, p. 910

(*1850): 'Thom's Directory of Ireland', 1850

 

 

 

(*1903): 'Annuaire des artistes et de l'enseignement dramatique et musical', 1903, p. 1103-1110 (Gallica)

(*1906): 'Annuaire des artistes et de l'enseignement dramatique', 1906, p. 1091-1100 (Gallica)

(*1909): 'Annuaire des artistes et de l'enseignement dramatique et musical', 1909, p. 1105-1113 (Gallica)

(*1910): 'Annuaire des artistes et de l'enseignement dramatique et musical', 1910, p. 1144-1153 (Gallica)

(1): 'Histoire de piano de 1700 1950', Mario Pizzi, 1983

(2): 'Makers of the Piano 1700-1820' and 'Makers of the Piano 1820-1860', Martha Novak Clinkscale, 1993

 


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