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Collection Description

Collection Title
BBC Symphony Orchestra (1929-76)
Unique Identifier (1930-1967) PER
Collection of 7 boxes of programmes from concerts performed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, or promoted by the British Broadcasting Corporation, arranged chronologically (1929-76). Each box contains ca. 75-100 programmes, some with song texts and translations and analytical notes with musical examples. Some also list names of orchestral players. Variety of venues including Royal Albert Hall, Royal Festival Hall, and others around the UK.
Date range of collection
1929 - 1976
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Location Details

National Library of Scotland, Music Collections
George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EW United Kingdom
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Large reference collection of printed, manuscript and audio-visual music material, including books, scores, periodicals, audio, video and multi-media formats. Legal deposit library.
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council