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Collection Description

Collection Title
Holloway Collection - Antient Concert Rooms (1848-1907)
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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 1848 to 1907.

Folder 'No date' includes:
27/4/[year unknown]: Grand recital by Revd. J.J. Nesbitt
20/4/[year unknown]: Mr. William Ludwig with the Martyn Palestrina Choir and St. Mary's Prize Choir.
17/11/[year unknown]: Signor Esposito and Mr Clyde Twelvetrees. Flyer.
20/8/[year unknown]-21/8/[year unknown] [plus duplicate]: Miss Adelaide Detchon.
11/4/04: Complimentary Concert to Mr. W.F. Cope. Ticket.
31/5/[year unknown] [plus 2 duplicates]: Grand Complimentary Concert to Mr. C. Kendsal Irwin. Programme + flyer.
29/6/[year unknown]: Aurelie Revy. Flyer.
5/12/07: Aberdeen Hall, Gresham Hotel: Nan Stack, Gordon Cleather, Clyde Twelvetrees and Annie Lord. Flyer.
29/4/[year unknown]: Grand Complimentary Concert to Mr. C. Kendsal Irwin.

Folder 'no date' includes:
27/4/[year unknown]: Grand Recital by Revd. J.J. Nesbitt.
19/3/[year unknown]: Dublin Glee Choir, 1st concert of the 3rd season. Wordbook.
1/6/[year unknown]: Denis O'Sullivan with Signor Esposito and C.W. Wilson. Flyer.
9/1/[year unknown]: Grand complimentary concert to Miss Jeannie V. Nolan. Flyer.
10/2/[year unknown]: Wm. J. Briscoe. Flyer.
6/5/[year unknown]: Miss Adelaide Detchon. Flyer.
12/4/[year unknown]: Miss Adelaide Detchon with Edward Owen and Mr Edwin Bending.
2/5/[year unknown]: Miss Adelaide Detchon with Edward Owen and Mr Arthur L'Estrange.
11/4/[year unknown]: Miss Adelaide Detchon with Edward Owen and Mr Edwin Bending.
3/5/[year unknown]: Miss Adelaide Detchon with Edward Owen and Mr Arthur L'Estrange.
22/6/59: Crystal Palace: Handel Commemoration Festival. Ticket.
31/10/65: International Exhibition Dublin: Herr Elsner's juror pass.
13/5/[year unknown]: Annual grand concert in aid of the sick and poor of Dublin.
2/5/76: 29 Upper Fitzwilliam St.: 'Mrs. Whitney's Musical Evening': Mr Jackson, Herr Elsner, Miss Martin, Mr Horan conducted by Mr. J. Robinson.
21/4/[year unknown]: Mr. J.M. Sullivan's Ballad Concerts with Mdme. Mary Davies, Mr. Henry Beaumont and the Dublin Quartet Union. Flyer.
15/4/74: 4, Rutland Square: 'Programme'.
12/4/75: Mr. Henry Pontet's Grand Concert.
2/6/[year unknown]: Herr Elsner's Annual Concert. Flyer.
26/8/[year unknown]-31/8/[year unknown]: Miss Adelaide Detchon.
29/4/[year unknown]-4/5/[year unknown] [plus duplicate]: Miss Adelaide Detchon.
19/11/[year unknown]: Miss Agatha Ireland. Programme + flyer.
28/11/[year unknown]: Thalberg's Farewell pianoforte recital.

Folder '1858' includes:
23/1/60: Herr Elsner's Grand Miscellaneous Concert. Ticket.
17/12/58 [partial]: Phiharmonic Society, 33rd season, 1st grand concert.
28/12/56: Amateur Musical Society, 2nd concert, 4th season. Wordbook.

Folder '1873' includes:
2/6/74: Herr Elsner's Annual Concert. Ticket.
8/5/73: Miscellaneous programme, performers include Herr Elsner.

Folder '1877' includes:
6/4/77: Grand Morning Concert by the members of the Imperial Italian Opera Company.

Folder '1878' includes:
2/5/76: Dublin Glee & Madrigal Union, 11th season, 3rd subscription concert. Wordbook accompanied by press cutting.
26/1/78: Dublin Chamber Music Union, 3rd season, 3rd concert.

Folder '1890' includes:
10/4/90 [plus 6 duplicates]: Mrs. Maguire's grand concert of vocal and instrumental music, with the Sandymount Glee Choir.
26/8/89: Miss Adelaide Detchon.
14/5/90 [plus duplicate]: Dublin Amateur Orchestral Union, 11th season, 1st concert.
19/5/90: Miss Scott-Ffennell's 18th annual concert.

Folder '1879' includes:
7/4/79: Herr Adolf Sjoden's harp concert.

Folder '1880' includes:
28/4/80: 2nd grand concert conducted by Prof. W.G. Goodwin.

Folder '1881' includes:
27/1/81: Benefit concert of Mr.J. Lynde.

Folder '1888' includes:
3/11/88: Grand concert of Irish music in aid of the City of Dublin Hospital with the Dublin Quartet Union.
17/4/88: Dublin Amateur Orchestral Union, 9th season, 1st concert.
28/11/88: Dublin Amateur Orchestral Union, 9th season, 3rd concert.
20/12/88: Mr Isidore de Lara's vocal recital.

Folder '1889' includes:
1/5/89: Miss Adelaide Detchon.

Folder '1848' includes:
12/6/48: Mrs. R. Mosley's concert with Mr. Joseph Robinson, Mr. Stewart and Mr. Glover. Flyer.

9/4/60: Dublin Madrigal Society; 15th season, 2nd concert. Conducted by R.M. Levey. Wordbook.

Collection also include musical programmes and programme for mixed entertainement evenings; miscellaneous programmes.
Date range of collection
1848 - 1907
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National Library of Ireland: Department of Ephemera
Kildare Street Dublin 2 Ireland
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