The NJHF has achieved moderate success at a local level but has not attracted the needed national recognition. In addition to this problem, there are other organizations attempting to form a "National Jazz Hall of Fame".
The exhibition was a great success and led Prince Albert, the Prince Consort, to propose the creation of a permanent series of facilities for the enlightenment of the public in the area, which came to be known as Albertopolis.
Progress on the scheme was slow and in Prince Albert died, without having seen his ideas come to fruition. However, a memorial was proposed for Hyde Park, with a Great Hall opposite. The proposal was approved and the site was purchased with some of the profits from the Exhibition.
Once the remaining funds had been raised, in April Queen Victoria signed the Royal Charter of the Corporation of the Hall of Arts and Sciences which was to operate the Hall and on 20 May, laid the foundation stone. Scott of the Royal Engineers and built by Lucas Brothers.
The recently opened Cirque d'Hiver in Paris was seen in the contemporary press as the design to outdo. The dome designed by Rowland Mason Ordish on top was made of wrought iron and glazed. There was a trial assembly made of the iron framework of the dome in Manchesterthen it was taken apart again and transported to London via horse and cart.
When the time came for the supporting structure to be removed from the dome after reassembly in situ, only volunteers remained on site in case the structure dropped. It did drop — but only by five-sixteenths of an inch.
The decorated canvas awning is seen beneath the dome. The official opening ceremony of the Hall was on 29 March A welcoming speech was given by Edward, the Prince of Wales ; Queen Victoria was too overcome to speak. At some point, the Queen remarked the Hall reminded her of the British constitution.
Engineers first attempted to solve the strong echo by suspending a canvas awning below the dome.
This helped and also sheltered concertgoers from the sun, but the problem was not solved: Though it was demonstrated as early as in the Hall,  full electric lighting was not installed until In MayRichard Wagner himself conducted the first half of each of the eight concerts which made up the Grand Wagner Festival.
After his turn with the baton he handed it over to conductor Hans Richter and sat in a large arm chair on the corner of the stage for the rest of each concert. Wagner's wife Cosimathe daughter of Hungarian virtuoso pianist and composer Franz Lisztwas among the audience.
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