This site is designed so that its contents are accessible to every type of browser. You browser, however, may not support basic Web standards, preventing the display of our site's design details. You are encouraged to upgrade to a more standards compliant browser.

Search: Advanced Search
HomeSearchGetRecordEdinburgh Orchestra Concerts (1907-11)

Collection Description

Collection Title
Edinburgh Orchestra Concerts (1907-11)
Unique Identifier
Edinburgh Orchestra Concerts: 1 volume (1907-11)
A bound volume of miscellaneous programmes (from the Donald Francis Tovey Collection) from the 21st and 24th seasons of the Paterson & Sons' Orchestral Concerts: McEwan Hall, Edinburgh. Each concert consists of the Scottish Orchestra conducted by Frederick Cowen (21st season) and Emil Mlynarski (24th season), with a featured soloist or ensemble such as the Edinburgh Choral Union, Antonia Dolores (singer), Mr. Moonie's Choir, Edouard de Reszke (singer), Wassily Sapellnikoff (piano), Mischa Elman (violin), Ernest Schelling (piano), Fritz Kreisler (violin), and others. Programmes contain lists of orchestral players, detailed analytical notes with musical examples, photographs of composers, conductors, soloists, and venue, and song texts and translations. There are also notes of first performances in Edinburgh. The last programme in the 21st season contains an index of works performed throughout the season, as well as a list of performers and conductors.
Performance dates:
21st season (1907-08): 16/12, 23/12, 6/1, 27/1, 3/2
24th season (1910-11): n.d., 21/11, 28/11, 5/12, 12/12, 19/12, 26/12, 16/1, 23/1, 30/1
Date range of collection
1907 - 1911
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places

Location Details

University of Edinburgh, Library, Special Collections
George Square Edinburgh EH8 9LJ United Kingdom
Open Map
0131 650 8379
0131 650 6863 
Collections Overview
The Division provides access to, and administers, acquires, maintains and preserves, the University's rich and varied collections of archives, manuscripts, theses, maps, and early printed books. Music materials are held within some collections.
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