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Collection Description

Collection Title
Royal Academy of Music: 150th Anniversary collection (1972)
A collection of programmes from various events associated with the 150th anniversary celebrations of the Royal Academy of Music, 1972. The collection also includes pamphlets, seating plans for dinners, an annotated concert list from March-July, service sheets, radio broadcast scripts, press cuttings and copies of sheet music performed. The collection contains a number of copies of a concert held on 5th July to commemorate the anniversary: as well as essays, the volume contains programme notes and performance information for the concert. The concert took place in the Royal Festival Hall, featuring the orchestra and chorus of the Royal Academy conducted by Maurice Handford.
Date range of collection
1972 - 1972
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Location Details

Royal Academy of Music, Library
Marylebone Road London NW1 5HT
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020 7873 7323
020 7873 7322
Visiting Information
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