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Collection Description

Collection Title
Central Hall, Tollcross (1903-2002)
Unique Identifier
Box 05
Concert Programmes Central Hall, Tollcross: 1 box (1903-2002).
Collection of ca. 50 miscellaneous programmes, handbills, posters, and flyers from events at the Central Hall. Performances of orchestral and choral music in particular, but also of chamber music and opera.

Highlights of the collection:
Mr Kirkhope's Choir, as part of the Saturday Evening Popular Concerts (17/1/1903)
Kirkintilloch Children's Choir (3/9/48)
Nearly half of the collection is comprised of programmes from the Edinburgh Festival of British Youth Orchestras, promoted by the National Association of Youth Orchestras (1984-2002).
Date range of collection
1903 - 2002
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places
This collection is about

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

Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Related Publications
Management Information (Type)
Collection Owner(s)
Collection Creator(s)
Collection Collector(s)
Collection Custodians(s)
Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council