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Collection Description

Collection Title
Glasgow Choral Union (1866-80)
Unique Identifier
Birk.87-91
Description
5 bound volumes of concert programmes from the Glasgow Choral Union (1866-1880), conducted by H.A. Lambeth, instituted 1843.
Programmes contain song texts, analytical programme notes with musical examples, and names of soloists and accompanists. Some have names of chorus members and orchestral players, as well as lists of subscribers. Between 6 and 16 concerts per season, variable venues: Glasgow Cathedral, City Hall, Public Halls, St. Andrew's Hall, New Public Halls.
Format
Date range of collection
1866 - 1880
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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This collection is about

Location Details

National Library of Scotland, Music Collections
George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EW United Kingdom
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+44 (0)131 623 3700
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+44 (0)131 623 3701 
Visiting Information
Photocopying
Collections Overview
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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Additional Collection Information

Custodial History
Closed
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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council