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Charles Acton Collection: Box 4 (1963-82)
Charles Acton Collection: Box 4 (1963-82)
Acton Gift 4
A series of annotated programme-tickets ('admission by programme') and programme note sheets from 1963 to 1982 for concerts held in the Examination Hall, Trinity College Dublin (unless otherwise stated below) by The College Singers and D.U. Music Society, after 3/12/65 by only The College Singers. From 15/5/69 to 3/12/70 Sir Michael Tippett is named as patron. Two press releases included.
1/3/63: An Evening Concert.
29/5/63: A Serenade Concert.
29/11/63: A Christmas Concert (no programme notes)
26/2/64: An Evening Concert.
22/5/64: A Serenade Concert (no programme notes)
12/5/65: A Summer Concert (no programme notes)
25/2/65: An Evening Concert (no programme notes)
3/12/65: A Christmas Concert (no programme notes)
19/5/66: A Trinity Concert (no programme notes)
23/2/67: A Hilary Concert (no programme notes)
18/5/67: A Trinity Concert (no programme notes)
30/11/67: A Christmas Concert (no programme notes)
22/2/67: An Evening Concert (no programme notes)
16/5/68: A Trinity Concert (no programme notes)
20/2/69: A Hilary Concert
23/4/69: Christchurch Cathedral (plus duplicate)
15/5/69: A Trinity Concert.
27/11/69: A Michaelmas Concert.
17/2/70: A Hilary Concert (no programme notes)
21/5/70: A Trinity Concert.
3/12/70: A Michaelmas Concert
25/2/71: A Hilary Concert.
13/5/71: A Trinity Concert.
25/11/71: A Michaelmas Concert.
24/2/72: A Hilary Concert (no programme notes)
4/5/72: A Trinity Concert
23/11/72: A Michaelmas Concert
22/2/73: A Hilary Concert
24/11/73: A Michaelmas Concert
21/2/74: A Hilary Concert (with duplicate)
16/5/74: A Trinity Concert
20/11/74: A Michaelmas Concert
20/2/75: A Hilary Concert
27/11/75: A Michaelmas Concert
19/2/76: A Hilary Concert
25/5/76: A Trinity Concert
25/11/76: A Michaelmas Concert (programme notes only)
17/2/77: A Hilary Concert
24/5/77: A Trinity Concert.
16/2/78: A Hilary Concert.
23/5/78: A Trinity Concert (no programme notes)
22/5/79: A Trinity Concert (no programme notes)
14/2/80: A Hilary Concert
20/5/80: A Trinity Concert
20/11/80: A programme of English Sacred and Secular Music from the 16th and 20th centuries.
26/2/81: A Hilary Concert
19/5/81: A Trinity Term Concert (no programme notes)
26/11/81: A Michelmas [sic] Concert
25/11/82: A Hilary Term Concert (no programme notes)
11/5/82: A Trinity Concert (no programme notes)
25/11/76: A Michaelmas Concert
Flyer for 28/11[year unknown] Michaelmas Concert.
Recital of organ music by Susi Jeans in the College Chapel, University of Dublin, Trinity College on Thursday 15/11/ [year unknown]. Programme gives the history of the organ used which was built in the same year.
Date range of collection
1963 - 1982
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