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Collection Description

Collection Title
Westminster Abbey and Pantheon Musical Festivals (1787-90)
Unique Identifier
Westminster Abbey and Pantheon Musical Festivals (1787-1790): 1 volume
Collection of programmes from the Westminster Abbey and Pantheon Musical Festivals. All concerts conducted by Joah Bates and promoted by the Royal Society of Musicians. Programmes contain lists of directors, subscribers, names of all performers including choristers and orchestral players, and all song texts. There are also some MS annotations.

Performance dates:
Westminster Abbey: 28/5, 31/5, 2/6 (1787); 26/5, 29/5, 1/6 (1790)
Pantheon: 16/5/1788
Date range of collection
1787 - 1790
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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This collection is about

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

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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