Annette Gray et al. in Chickering Hall, New York - 7 April, 1899

from W.F. Frame Tells His Own Story, page 117:

Our tour abroad was nearing an end, and our first love, “New York Cale[donian] Club,” again engaged us for a farewell concert in the Chickering Hall, on Friday, 7th April, 1899.  It was a great send-off, and we all performed with great enthusiasm.  Each one of us sang and danced with true Celtic spirit, and …   more >>

cite as

W.F. Frame, W.F. Frame Tells His Own Story (Glasgow), p. 117. accessed: 16 April, 2024

location of experience: Chickering Hall, New York


Annette Gray
David Charles Mather
gold prospector, Highland piper, miner
James Booth
Composer, Organist, Pianist
John McKenzie
Highland dancer
Walter Gray
Walter Haigh
Conductor, Violinist
William ('Wullie') Flint Frame
apprentice engineer, boot polisher, entertainer of troops during WW1, milkman's helper […]

Listening to

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'Auld Lang Syne'
written by words by Robert Burns
performed by Annette Gray, David C. Mather, Florence Hayward, James Booth, W.F. Frame, Walter Gray, Walter Haigh
'Will ye no come back again?' performed by the audience
unspecified Scottish songs performed by Annette Gray, Florence Hayward, W.F. Frame, Walter Gray

Experience Information

Date/Time 7 April, 1899
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


W.F. Frame and his company made a tour of the US and Canada from November 1898 until 9 April 1899.

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 27 Oct 2022 15:23:54 +0100
Approved on Sun, 06 Nov 2022 14:05:44 +0000