City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Sir Julius Benedict
1804 - 1885
Erected 1934 by London County Council.
Location. 51° 30.998′ N, 0° 9.113′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Manchester Square just south of Hind Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 Manchester Square, City of Westminster, England W1U 3PA, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sir F. Paolo Tosti (within shouting distance of this marker); Simón Bolívar (within shouting distance of this marker); Lord Milner (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); James Smithson (about 120 meters away); Edward Gibbon (about 150 meters away); Sir Patrick Manson (about 210 meters away); Thomas Young (about 210 meters away); Hector Berlioz (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
Also see . . .
1. Sir Julius Benedict (English Heritage). "Sir Julius Benedict was a composer and conductor who popularised classical music in the 19th century. He moved into 2 Manchester Square in Marylebone in 1845 and died there 40 years later (Submitted on December 4, 2017.)
2. Julius Benedict (Wikipedia). "Sir Julius Benedict (27 November 1804 – 5 June 1885) was a German-born composer and conductor, resident in England for most of his career." (Submitted on December 4, 2017.)
3. Julius Benedict: Dirge for the faithful lover (YouTube, Vokalensemble Cantico Nuovo Berlin, 3 min.). (Submitted on December 4, 2017.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
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