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Collection Description

Collection Title
Henry Wood Collection: World Celebrity Concert (1932)
A collection of one programme from a World Celebrity Concert, 1932. The concert was given at the Royal Albert Hall, on May 26th 1932. The concert was given in aid of the Musician’s Benevolent Fund. The concert was a mixed concert, which included of arias, songs with orchestral accompaniment, concerto movements, orchestral works and fanfares. The concert finished with the audience participation of “Jerusalem” followed by the National Anthem – the King was in attendance at the concert. The concert was given by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra and an unspecified band. Its various conductors included Henry Wood.
Date range of collection
1932 - 1932
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Location Details

Royal Academy of Music, Library
Marylebone Road London NW1 5HT
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Term-Time Opening Hours: Monday to Friday: 9.00–18.00 Saturdays: 9.00–12.00 (Junior Academy terms only) Vacation hours vary and are advertised in the Library Information section in the on-line Unicorn Catalogue.
Collections Overview
Books; printed music; sound recordings; choral sets; orchestral sets; manuscripts; early printed music & books; undergraduate & research
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council