September 1898: New Musical Institution in Glasgow – the Glasgow Academy of Music

A short article on page two of the Edinburgh Evening News, on Thursday the 22nd of September, 1898, reads:





A new musical institution is, it is stated, to be started in the West End of Glasgow, under the name of the

‘Glasgow Academy of Music.’ A number of the best-known professors of music in the city will provide for

the giving of the instruction in all the branches of a musical education. The new academy will be open in

about three weeks, and it is understood that the staff will consist entirely of musicians resident in Glasgow.”



The British Newspaper Archive.



George Fairfull-Smith, March 2024.