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Collection Description

Collection Title
Holloway Collection - Antient Concert Rooms (1891-1904)
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Holloway Collection - Antient Concert Rooms
Collection of programmes collected by Joseph Holloway relating to the concerts in the Antient Concert Rooms (unless otherwise stated) from 1891 to 1904.

Folder '1891' includes:
22/5/91: 1 flyer and 1 programme for the Grand Opening Concert of the Dublin Choral Union.
11/4/91: Complimentary concert to Mr. WP French.

Folder '1892' includes:
22/8/92: Horse Show Week: Grand Concert by the Meister Glee Singers and Miss Florence Daly with the Anglo-Hungarian Band. Leaflet.

Folder '1893' includes:
14/10/93: Programme of grand concert.
23/9/93: Leinster Hall: 'The People's Concerts - First Concert of Series': Mdme Grace Roche, Miss May M'Callum, Miss Lottie Cole, Mr. Albert Mayston, Mr. Harold De Lora. Flyer.

Folder '1895' includes:
22/11/95: Grand Complimentary Concert to Miss Agnes Smyth.

Folder '1896' includes:
16/12/96: Royal Irish Academy of Music Orchestral Concert.

Folder '1897' includes:
1/2/97: Grand Vocal and Instrumental Concert under the auspices of St. Teresa's Total Abstinence and Temperance Association. Ticket.
6/2/97: Madame Jeanie Rosse's annual concert. Performers included Mrs. Helen Trust (first appearance in Dublin) and Madame Jeanie Rosses Ladies' Choral Society. Flyer.
23/2/97: Grand Vocal Concert with Mr Arthur Darley conducted by Mr Charles Wilson. Flyer.

Folder '1899' includes:
3/3/99 & 4/3/99: Mons. Arthur De Greef, two pianoforte recitals.

Folder '1902' includes:
18/4/02: O'Brent Butler's first Irish opera 'Muirgheis' performed by Agatha Ireland, O'Brien Butler, Florence Crawford, David O'Daly under the auspices of the Gaelic League.
8/3/02: Chamber Music Union, 8th recital with Denis O'Sullivan, Herr H. Bast and Signor Esposito. Wordbook.
13/1/02: Mr. Plunket Greene's first song recital with Miss Constance Greene. Wordbook.
11/3/03: Mr Plunket Green's first song recital with Miss Constance Greene. Wordbook.
22/2/03: Dublin Glee Singers, 1st concert, 8th season.
1/6/00: Denis O'Sullivan's song recital with Signor Esposito. Wordbook.
1/12/03: Dublin Glee Singers, 1st concert, 9th season.

Folder '1904' includes:
10/3/04: The Irish Ladies Choir. Flyer.

Miscellaneous related programmes include:
6/1/91: North Brunswick-St: Mrs. Peter Lawlor, Mrs. Burke Kennedy, Miss Clara Bloom, Miss Daisy Bloom, Miss Florrie Bloom (latter 3 students of the RIAM), Mr. Sheridan, Mr. Holloway, Mr. T. Doyle, Mr. Edward Smith, Mr. J. Hoyle, Mr. H. Murchinson, Mr. H. McConnell.
11/6/97: Royal Irish Academy of Music Pupils' Annual Concert.

Collection also include musical programmes and programme for mixed entertainement evenings.
Date range of collection
1891 - 1904
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Location Details

National Library of Ireland: Department of Ephemera
Kildare Street Dublin 2 Ireland
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council