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Collection Description

Collection Title
Charles Acton Collection: Box 63 (1950)
Unique Identifier
Acton Gift 63
Description
Miscellaneous programmes from 1950, arranged chronologically, which form part of Box 63 in the Charles Acton Collection.

Royal Dublin Society programmes:
9/1/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: Quintette de L'atelier [reverse side] 16/1/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: The Pasquier Trio.
16/1/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: The Pasquier Trio [reverse side] 23/1/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: 'Pianoforte Recitals' Lance Dossor.
30/1/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: The Peter Gibbs String Quartet [reverse side] 6/2/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: Pierre Fournier and Ernest Lush.
6/2/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: Pierre Fournier and Ernest Lush [reverse side] 13/2/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: 'Pianoforte Recitals' Gina Bachauer.
6/11/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: The Griller String Quartet [reverse side] 13/11/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: 'Pianoforte Recitas' Cherkassky.
13/11/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: 'Pianoforte Recitals' Cherkassky [reverse side] 20/11/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: Pierre Fournier & Ernest Lush.
20/11/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: Pierre Fournier & Ernest Lush [reverse side] 27/11/50: Royal Dublin Society Members' Hall, Ball's Bridge: 'Pianoforte Recitals' Lili Kraus.

Dublin Orchestral Players programmes:
25/2/50: Whitworth Hall, Drogheda: Dublin Orchestral Players 'Symphony Concert'.
2/3/50: Metropolitan Hall: Dublin Orchestral Players 'Symphony Concert'.
14/6/50: Abbey Lecture Hall: Dublin Orchestral Players 'Symphony Concert'.
17/6/50: Dublin Orchestral Players 'Symphony Concert'.
19/11/50: St. Mary's Hall, Mullingar: Dublin Orchestral Players 'Symphony Concert'
30/11/50: Abbey Lecture Theatre: Dublin Orchestral Players 'Symphony Concert'
9/12/50: St. Andrew's College: Dublin Orchestral Players 'Symphony Concert'.

Royal Irish Academy of Music programmes:
10/6/50: Royal Irish Academy of Music: Students' Musical Union 'At Home': Feis Prize-Winners' Concert.
19/6/50: Academy Concert Hall: [RIAM] Academy String Pupils.
25/11/50: Students' Musical Union RIAM.
16/12/50: Royal Irish Academy of Music: Students' Musical Union RIAM 'At Home'.
18/12/50: [RIAM] Academy Concert Hall: Academy String Pupils.
20/12/50: Royal Irish Academy of Music: Student's Society Evening.

Miscellaneous programmes:
6/10/50: [Phoenix Hall]: Radio E ireann Cuirm Cheoil Siansach: Ceolfhurieann Siansach Radio E ireann.
21/12/50: Theatre Royal: Programme of the international ECA concert.
13/5/50: [London]: Yehudi Menuhin in recital.
9/2/50: Metropolitan Hall, Lower Abbey Street: Clontarf Choral Society.
Format
Date range of collection
1950 - 1950
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Times
This collection is about

Location Details

National Library of Ireland
Kildare Street Dublin Dublin 2 United Kingdom
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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.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

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