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Collection Description

Collection Title
Nelson Hall Concerts (1901-14)
Unique Identifier
Nelson Hall Concerts: 1 vol (3 copies) (1901-1914)
Published volume of programmes from the Nelson Hall Concerts of instrumental and vocal chamber music, performed in Edinburgh at the Nelson Halls in Dundee Street, Hamilton Place, McDonald Road, and St. Leonard's Street. Preface to the programmes by R.F. McEwan (advocate), organiser of the series (and pianist and chairman at every concert), describes how the free concerts originated. Programmes contain only the date and venue, performers' names, and works. At the back there are indices of works performed, divided into vocal (by voice type) and instrumental (by instrumentation). The index of singers and players is also organised by voice type and instrument.
Date range of collection
1901 - 1914
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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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Collections Overview
Special collection on Edinburgh Festival 1947 to date
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council