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Collection Description

Collection Title
Pamphlets - Ireland - Concert Programmes (1844-1922)
Unique Identifier
P 1208
1 bound volume of concert programmes from 1844 to 1922. Collection also includes a score published in Dublin.

9/1/15:Theatre Royal, Dublin: Theatre Royal Orchestra, The Carlton Quartett, Joan Coates, Signor Simonetti, Clyde Twelvetrees, Signor Esposito, Jean Nolan, Lady Weldon; 'Grand Concert in aid of the "Comforts" Fund of the 7th Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Wordbook.
21/2/00: The Castle: Gentlemen of the Choirs of Christ Cathedral and St. Patrick's Cathedrals with Agnes Treacy and May Donaldson.
3:6/3/00: The Castle: Dublin Orchestral Society and the Orpheus Choral Society. Wordbook.
16/3/00: The Castle: Mrs. T. Brogden, Miss Carrie McCreary, Mr. W. Thomas, Miss Winifred Burnett, the Belfast Select Choir. Wordbook.
7/5/12: Feis Ceoil: Fanny Davies, H. Plunkett Greene accompanied by RA Oulton. Wordbook.
11/11/87: Antient Concert Rooms: Heckmann String Quartet presented by the Dublin Musical Society. Contains programme notes.
19/12/81: Exhibition Palace: Dublin Musical Society presented Mrs. Hutchinson, Miss Hanlon, Miss Hope Glenn, Mr. Walker, Mr. Edmond Oldham, RM Levey, Mr. Horan conducted by Joseph Robinson. Wordbook.
28/5/86: Royal University: Dublin Musical Society presented Mary Russell, Fanny Emerson, WB Martin, John Horan, RM Levey, Mr. Horan conducted by Joseph Robinson. 10th season, 2nd concert.
28/1/87: Royal University: Dublin Musical Society. 10th season, 3rd concert. Wordbook.
16/3/87: Royal University: Dublin Musical Society. 11th season, 1st concert. Wordbook.
24/5/88: Royal University: Dublin Musical Society. 12 season, 2nd concert. Wordbook.
23/5/[year unknown]: Gresham Hotel (Aberdeen Hall): The Irish Quartette. Wordbook.
2/4/08: Royal University Buildings: Dublin Philharmonic Society. Wordbook.
7/7/13: Royal Academy Musical Union: MM Hans Wessely, Spencer Dyke, Ernest Tomlinson, B. Patterson Parker, Lily Fairney, Signor M. Esposito, MM Carlo Albanesi.
7/12/09: Antient Concert Rooms: Marie Dowse, Bertha Dowse, Hilda Dowse, Lilian Dowse, Montague Borwell, Annie Lord with CW Wilson. Wordbook, contains programme notes.
1/2/01-15/3/01: Antient Concert Rooms: Chamber Music Union series of concerts.
1/6/00: Antient Concert Rooms: Denis O'Sullivan with Signor Esposito. Wordbook.
15/3/10: Aberdeen Hall, Gresham Hotel: Percy Whitehead. Wordbook.
17/4/12: Aberdeen Hall, Gresham Hotel: Percy Whitehead. Wordbook.
17/1/[year unknown]: Concert Hall, Woodbrook, Bray: Signor Simonetti and Madame Borel. Wordbook.
10/1/[year unknown]: Concert Hall, Woodbrook, Bray: John Coates with Hamilton Harty. Wordbook.
31/1/[year unknown]: Concert Hall, Woodbrook, Bray: Madame Kirkby Lunn with Hamilton Harty. Wordbook.
5/5/[year unknown]: Antient Concert Rooms: Adelaide Detchon with Edward Owen and Arthur L'Estrange.
27/11/21: Abbey Theatre: Dr M Esposito and F. Grossi presented by the Irish Musical League. Flyer.
28/3/09: Examination Hall, Trinity College Dublin: University of Dublin Choral Society; 21st season, 237th concert. Contains programme notes with musical examples.
4/6/44: Concert Room, Great Brunswick-Street: Antient Concerts; 10th Season 4th concert. Wordbook.
17/11/[year unknown] & 1/12/[year unknown]: Antient Concert Rooms: Signor Esposito.
17/1/89: Antient Concert Rooms: Mrs. Hutchinson, Mrs. Scott-Ffennell, Drummond Hamilton, Plunket Greene, Singor Papini.
8/7/91: Princes' Hall, Piccadilly: Michael Esposito with Signor Papini.
5/1/89: Athenaeum, Limerick: Miss Anna Russell and Joseph O'Mara with Marmaduke M. Barton.
13/11/[year unknown]: Leinster Concert Hall, Hawkins' Street: Miss Robertson, Signor Foli, Antoinette Sterling, Marie Olson, Orlando Harley, Signor Papini and Signor Bottesini. Contains biographical notes.
17/11/10: Antient Concert Rooms: Signor Esposito and Mr. Clyde Twelvetrees.
28/10/21: Ulster Hall: Belfast Philharmonic Society; first grand subscription concert. Wordbook.
23/3/22: [location unknown]: Hallé Concerts Society; 19th concert. Contains programme notes with musical example.
6/4/22: [location unknown]: Carrie Tubb and Madam G. Suggia; the Hallé Orchestra Pension Fund. Contains programme notes with musical example.
28/11/99: Round Room, Rotunda Dublin: Hallé Orchestra. Contains programme notes with musical example.
29/11/99: Theatre Royal, Dublin: Hallé Orchestra. Contains programme notes with musical example.
14/3/00: Theatre Royal, Dublin: Hallé Orchestra. Contains programme notes with musical example.
13/3/00: Round Room, Rotunda: Halleé Orchestra. Contains programme notes with musical example.
22/12/87: Church of S. Bartholomew: Mr. Wm. H. Vipond Barry; 'Dedication of the New Organ'.
28/12/11: [Dublin]: The Quinlan Opera Co; 'La Bohème'.
1/1/12: [Dublin]: The Quinlan Opera Co; 'Tristan and Isolde'.
5/1/12: [Dublin]: The Quinlan Opera Co; 'The Valkyrie'.
10/1/12: [Dublin]: The Quinlan Opera Co; 'The Valkyrie'.
20/1/12: The Quinlan Opera Co with the Dublin Oratorio Society; Verdi's 'Requiem'.
13/5/11: [location unknown]: Feis Ceoil Prize Winners' Concert.
Date range of collection
1844 - 1922
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Location Details

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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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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council