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Collection Description

Collection Title
Norfolk & Norwich Triennial Musical Festival (1924-1930)
Description
A collection of three volumes of programmes from the Norfolk & Norwich Triennial Musical Festival, 1924 to 1930. The collection contains two bound volumes of eight programmes and one single programme book representing the 1930 festival. The programmes contain analytical programme notes and musical examples. The 1930 festival programme contains many illustrations, including a seating plan and photographs of performers.

The concerts took place at St. Andrew’s Hall, Norwich. The concerts featured the New Queen’s Hall Orchestra, conducted by Henry Wood. There were eight concerts per festival, two concerts per day from Wednesday to Saturday. The festivals took place in October.

The concerts consisted of performances of oratorios, opera scenes and orchestral music.

Arrangement:
The programmes are arranged chronologically.
Format
Date range of collection
1924 - 1930
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places

Location Details

Royal College Of Music, Library
London SW7 2BS
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Telephone
020 7591 4723
Visiting Information
Mon-Fri by appointment
Building Information
The CPH collections now form part of the RCM Library. The majority of the concert programme collections are stored off-site so you need to request items before arriving. Requests for programmes are processed on Thursday for delivery to the library the following week. The Library itself is open Monday to Friday during term times and Tuesday to Friday during vacations. We can advise you about our hours when you contact us.
Display Overview
NEW CONTACT DETAILS: 020 7591 4723; [email protected]
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Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Open
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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