Historical Conductor Batons
Harmonie Autographs and Music, Inc. is proud to offer three significant historical conductor presentation batons, each over 100 years of age. Each baton was presented to a world famous late Romantic era composer and is made of elephant ivory, sterling silver and in one case shagreen. Each baton is fully licensed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to ship to US states and foreign countries which allow the sale of historical ivory. Our detailed baton catalog on the bottom of this page has full historical detailed descriptions as well as US and Foreign details of where we can ship by law.
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The Richard Strauss “Der Rosenkavelier” Presentation Baton, February 1, 1911
Presented to the composer by Luitpold, the Prince Regent of Bavaria at the time of the Munich Premiere of the composer’s most enduring opera.
The Anatoly Lyadov Faux Narwhale Presentation Baton, 1904
Presented to the composer likely by the St. Petersburg Conservatoire and created by Yakov Lyupanov, cousin of composer Sergei Lyupanov
The Ralph Vaughan Williams Bach Chorus Presentation Baton, 1921
Presented to the composer by the famed London chorus upon his appointment as Music Director
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