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Collection Description

Collection Title
Queen´s Hall, Edinburgh: Box 2 (1985-89)
Unique Identifier
Box 44
Concert Programmes Queen's Hall: Box 2 of 4 (1985-89)
Collection of ca. 150 miscellaneous programmes, flyers, leaflets, handbills, and programme diaries from the Edinburgh Queen's Hall. Performances of mainly chamber music and jazz, with some programmes from concerts as part of the Edinburgh International Festival.

Some of the prominent items from the collection include:
A very large number of programmes from the New Town Concerts series, such as Michael Chance (countertenor) and Keith Lewis (tenor), with Malcolm Martineau (piano) (27/11/89), Hagen Quartett with Audrey Luna (soprano) (28/11/88), Howard Shelley and Hilary Macnamara (pianists) (30/11/87), the Fine Arts Quartet (30/10/89), Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano) and Geoffrey Parsons (piano) (10/3/86), the Smetana Quartet (29/10/85) (with signatures on the front) and many others.
Programme from the John Tunnell Chamber Concert series, promoted by the John Tunnell Trust (25/10/89)
Many programmes from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra (1985-89)
Programmes from the Edinburgh Bach Choir (1985)
Large number of leaflets from jazz performances (1985-89)
Date range of collection
1985 - 1989
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places

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
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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