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Collection Description

Collection Title
Charles Acton Collection: Box 62 (1946)
Unique Identifier
Acton Gift 62
Description
Miscellaneous programmes from 1946, arranged chronologically, which form part of Box 62 in the Charles Acton Collection.

Royal Dublin Society programmes:
11/2/46: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: 'Pianoforte recitals' Madame Monique Haas [reverse side]: 18/2/46: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: Dublin String Orchestra.
4/11/46-17/2/47: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: Members' catalogue of events in the 216th season 1967-47.
2/12/46: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: The Blech String Quartet [reverse side]: 9/12/46: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: 'Cello and Piano recitals' James Whitehead and Harry Isaacs.

Dublin Orchestral Players programmes:
14/3/46: Metropolitan Hall: Dublin Orchestral Players.
13/6/46: Metropolitan Hall: Dublin Orchestral Players.
26/11/46: Abbey Lecture Theatre: Dublin Orchestral Players 'String Orchestra Concert'.

Theatre Royal concerts:
27/7/46-28/7/46: Theatre Royal, Dublin: London Philharmonic Orchestra, two concerts. Leaflet
27/7/[46]: Theatre Royal, Dublin: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
28/7/[46]: Theatre Royal, Dublin: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
31/8/46: Theatre Royal, Dublin: the Hallé Orchestra.
1/9/46: Theatre Royal, Dublin: the Hallé Orchestra.

Miscellaneous programme:
28/10/46 (plus duplicate): Aberdeen Hall, The Gresham Hotel: Song recital by Brian Boydell. Flyer.
Format
Date range of collection
1946 - 1946
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Times
This collection is about

Location Details

National Library of Ireland
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Collections Overview
The National Library of Ireland has two collections consisting mainly of printed sheet music from the eighteenth to the early twentieth century. These include much material from the mainsteam western classical music tradition, but also material relating to little known Irish composers. The names of the two collections are the Joly Music Collection and the Additional Music collection. In addition the Library has a small but significant collection of music manuscripts. The general printed collections include some Irish ballad, folk-music and popular song collections.
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Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Closed
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Collection Collector(s)
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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council