Autograph Letter Signed, to Henry Hansen, sending a card and announcing the imminent publication of the second edition of his Reminiscences. Together with his correspondent’s draft reply. 1 page 9 x 7 inches, minor blemishes. 38 Hardwicke Road, 7 August 1916. Francesco Berger (1834 – 933), pianist and composer. He was a teacher of the piano and a professor at the Royal Academy of Music but is mostly remembered as the honorary secretary of the Philharmonic Society for 27 years.