Some articles on grant, commission, commission grant:
... Victoria became the last Sovereign to personally grant Assent in 1854 ... When granting Assent by Commission, the Sovereign authorises three or more (normally five) Lords who are Privy Counsellors to grant Assent in his or her name ... The Lords Reading Clerk reads the Commission aloud the senior Commissioner then states, "My Lords, in obedience to Her Majesty's Commands, and by virtue of the Commission which has been now read, We do declare and ...
1) 1989 Chamber Music America commission grant (for Cello Sonata) 1991 American Academy of Arts and Letters, Academy Award in Music 1995 Meet the. 2) 1998 Meet the Composer commission grant (for Absolute Music) 1999 Bogliasco Fellowship, Bogliasco, Italy ...
Famous quotes containing the words grant and/or commission:
“America had no use for Adams because he was eighteenth-century, and yet it worshipped Grant because he was archaic and should have lived in a cave and worn skins.”
—Henry Brooks Adams (18381918)
“The Church seems to totter to its fall, almost all life extinct. On this occasion, any complaisance would be criminal which told you, whose hope and commission it is to preach the faith of Christ, that the faith of Christ is preached.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)