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Collection Description

Collection Title
Reid School of Music/University of Edinburgh: Box 1 (1842-2002)
Unique Identifier
Box 47
Description
Concert Programmes Reid School of Music/University of Edinburgh: box 1 of 2 (1842-2002)
Collection of ca. 120 miscellaneous programmes, handbills, posters, and leaflets from the Reid School of Music and the University of Edinburgh. Performances of orchestral music, chamber music, choral music, and opera.

Highlights of the collection include:
15th annual concert by the Edinburgh University Musical Society (24/3/1882)
Programme from an organ recital by H.S. Oakeley: Music Class-room, University of Edinburgh (1/5/1869)
Programme from the 53rd Reid Concert: Music Hall (14/2/1893). Includes analytical notes with musical examples.
Programme from a repetition of the performances of the Reid Commemoration Concert: Assembly Rooms (21/2/1842). Tickets for this concert are also included.
General Reid's Commemoration Concert conducted by C.J. Hargitt (13/2/1861)
3rd annual Reid Commemoration Concert conducted by Henry R. Bishop (13/2/1843)
52nd Reid Concert: Music Hall (13/2/1892). Includes analytical notes with musical examples.
Organ recital by Edwin H. Lemare: University Music Class Room (7/2/1912)
Concert by the Edinburgh University Musical Society: Music Class Room (10/3/1883)
Edinburgh Bach Society: University Music Class Room (25/5/1914)
Edinburgh String Quartet: University Music Class Room (13/3/1930)
Edinburgh University Musical Society Choir conducted by Sidney Newman: Pollock Hall (3/3/1951)
Large number of leaflets and posters from the Reid School of Music in the 1960s
Programme diaries of concerts in the University of Edinburgh (1973-2002)
Format
Date range of collection
1842 - 2002
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific

Location Details

Edinburgh Central Library, Music Library
George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EG United Kingdom
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Collections Overview
Special collection on Edinburgh Festival 1947 to date
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

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