Conductors At The Festivals

Conductors at the Festivals were as follows:


Thomas Greatorex (1817–29)

William Knyvett (1834–43)

Ignaz Moscheles (1846)

Felix Mendelssohn (1846)

Michael Costa (1849–82)

Hans Richter (1885–1909).

Henry Wood (1912)


The orchestra was led by Franz Cramer (1817–43) and Monsieur Sainton (1846–82) with the organists Mr Stimpson (1855–85) and Mr C.W. Perkins (1888–1909).

William Knyvett
Henry Wood
Michael Costa
Hans Richter

Birmingham Triennial Music Festivals