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Collection Description

Collection Title
Reid School of Music/University of Edinburgh: Box 2 (1950-74)
Unique Identifier
Box 48
Concert Programmes Reid School of Music/University of Edinburgh: box 2 of 2 (1950-74)
Collection of ca. 125 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:
Rodney Macann (baritone) and John Fraser (piano): Reid School of Music (15/5/71)
The Christopher Martin Orchestra promoted by the Edinburgh University Music Club: Reid School of Music (29/5/58)
Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra conducted by Hans Gál: Reid School of Music (2/12/50, 15/11/51, 6/3/52, 22/1/53)
Manitoba University Consort directed by Christine Mather: Reid School of Music (12/5/66)
Memorial concert to Mary Grierson, promoted by the Edinburgh Bach Society: Reid School of Music (20/2/65)
Edinburgh Bach Choir conducted by Margery Traves, promoted by the Edinburgh Bach Society: Reid School of Music (9/12/59)
Other programmes from concerts by the Edinburgh Bach Society (1958-63)
Many programmes from the Reid Orchestra: Reid School of Music (1956-69)
Many programmes from the Reid Chamber Orchestra conducted by Sidney Newman (1954-56)
Several programmes from the University of Edinburgh Chamber Concert series (1955-57)
Date range of collection
1950 - 1974
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

Edinburgh Central Library, Music Library
George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EG United Kingdom
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0131 225 5584
0131 225 8783
Visiting Information
Mon-Thur 10.00-20.00 Fri 10.00-17.00 Sat 09.00- 13.00 For reprographic services, book reservations and overdue items from lending departments.
Monday-Thursday, 10am-8pm; Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturday, 9am-1pm
Collections Overview
Special collection on Edinburgh Festival 1947 to date
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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