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Collection Description

Collection Title
Usher Hall (1914-)
Unique Identifier
Usher Hall: 100 programmes (1914 - )
Collection of ca. 100 programmes and leaflets from Usher Hall, Edinburgh, arranged chronologically.

Principal ensembles and concert series represented, from the seasons indicated:
Paterson & Sons' Orchestral Concerts (1915-16, 1919-20, 1922-23, 1923-24, 1924-25, 1926-27)
Band of His Majesty's Grenadier Guards (1919-20)
Edinburgh Royal Choral Union (1918, 1972, 1978, 1979-80, 1980-81, 1981-82, 1983-84, 1987, 1993)
International Celebrity Subscription Concerts (1936, 1937-38)
Edinburgh University Musical Society, with the University of Edinburgh Orchestral Concerts (1961, 1970)
George Heriot's School (1974, 1980)
Scottish Chamber Orchestra (1974, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1993)
Scottish National Orchestra (1975, 1976-77, 1977-78, 1980-81, 1981-82, 1982-83, 1985-86, 1986-87)
Royal Scottish National Orchestra (1993, 1994)

Other miscellaneous ensembles and individuals.
Date range of collection
1914 -
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places
This collection is about

Location Details

National Library of Scotland, Music Collections
George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EW United Kingdom
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Collections Overview
Large reference collection of printed, manuscript and audio-visual music material, including books, scores, periodicals, audio, video and multi-media formats. Legal deposit library.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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Collection Owner(s)
Collection Creator(s)
Collection Collector(s)
Collection Custodians(s)
Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council