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BRIDGE. A building constructed over a river, creek, or other stream, or ditch or other place, in order to facilitate the passage over the same. 3 Harr. 108.
     2. Bridges are of several kinds, public and private. Public bridges may be divided into, 1st. Those which belong to the public; as state, county, or township bridges, over which all the people have a right to pass, with or without paying toll these are built by public authority at the public expense, either of the state itself, or a district or part of the state.
     3. - 2d. Those which have been built by companies, or at the expense of private individuals, and over Which all the people have a right to pass, on the payment of a toll fixed by law. 3d. Those which have been built by private individuals and which have been dedicated to public uses. 2 East, R. 356; 5 Burr. R. 2594; 2 Bl. R. 685 1 Camp. R. 262, n.; 2 M. & S. 262.
     4. A private bridge is one erected for the use of one or more private persons; such a bridge will not be considered a public bridge, although it may be occasionally used by the public. 12 East, R. 203-4. Vide 7 Pick. R. 844; 11 Pet. R. 539; 7 N. H. Rcp. 59; 1 Pick. R. 432; 4 John. Ch. R. 150.

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What: The Oregon Mozart Players in a program that includes Benjamin Britten's Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Antonio Vivaldi's Concerto for Bassoon in B-flat Major, Richard Strauss' Serenade for Winds in E-flat Major and Franz Haydn's Symphony No.
Friday's performance began with a plush account of Britten's 1937 "Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge." As its title states, the work takes as its basis a melody by Britten's most important teacher, Frank Bridge.
On Sunday, Britten Sinfonia will be performing two of the composer's most precocious early works at the Town Hall - Simple Symphony and Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge.
If you believe spring has gone, you can still recapture the spirit in a new Halle label CD of music inspired by everybody's favourite season, Bax's Spring Fire, which is really a Symphony and two pieces of Delius, Idylle de Printemps and The March of Spring, from North Country Sketches, were recorded in public concert and are really very successful, as indeed is Enter Spring, by Frank Bridge recorded in the studio, although it doesn't erase memories of the version made by the RLPO with Charles Groves 40 years ago.
His programme includes William Alwyn's Twelve Preludes, three Petrach Sonnets by Liszt, Frank Bridge's Piano Sonata and three of Debussy's Preludes.
It also looks at the importance of his time spent studying with Frank Bridge, who impressed upon the young Britten the importance of being "nothing more, nor less, than himself" (p.
Set to Benjamin Britten's Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, the dance takes its inspiration from King Henry VIII's quest for an heir.
Frank Bridge (1879-1941) is one of those composers who may be more well-known today for being the teacher of Benjamin Britten than for being a leading exponent of the British pastoral movement of the early twentieth century.
Certainly he acquired an impressive roll-call of pupils: including Holst, Vaughan Williams, Frank Bridge, Eugene Goossens Herbert Howells, and Arthur (Jamaican Rumba) Benjamin.
The survey and analysis is now conducted by Frank Bridge, a former associate of Walton, and current president of Frank R.
A solo quartet emerged from the strings to give a melting account of Frank Bridge's second Idyll, immediately followed by his star pupil, Benjamin Britten's Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge.
Frank Bridge 8.20 Yarmouth SP forecast evens Hasn't looked back since joining current stable this season and arrives on a quickfire hat-trick after easy wins at Brighton.