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Collection Description

Collection Title
Bradford Choral Society (1843-1844)
Unique Identifier
B780.6 BRA
One bound volume for the Bradford Choral Society. It begins with the book of rules but behind this there are three programmes for performances given by the society:

* Mechanics' Institute, Bradford - 31/10/1843 - 'The Creation' - Principal vocalists were Mrs Sunderland, Miss Roberts, Miss Drake, Mr Jackman and Messrs Massa, Bolton, Hardacre, Hargreaves and Hutton. The leader was Mr Scholey.

* Mechanics' Institute, Bradford - 29/12/1843 - 'The Messiah' - Prinicipal vocalists were Mrs Sunderland, Mrs Winterbottom. Misses Roberts, Drake, Mercer, E. Mercer, Heslion and Wilkinson, Mr Armitage and Messrs James Rhodes, Craven, Massa, Bolton, Hardacre, White, Hargreaves, and Hutton. The leader was Mr Scholey.

* Mechanics' Institute, Bradford - 19/3/1844 - Miscellaneous concert - Principals were Miss Robinson, Mrs Winterbottom, Mesdames Roberts, Drake, E. Mercer, Messrs Bolton, Scott, and Janes. The leader was Mr Scholey with Mr Simpson at the pianoforte.
Date range of collection
1843 - 1844
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Location Details

Bradford Libraries, Archives and Information Service
Princes Way BRADFORD West Yorkshire BD1 1NN United Kingdom
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01274 433600
01274 395108 
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Bradford Central Library Monday to Friday 9.00am to 7.30pm Saturday 9.00am to 5.00pm For opening times of other libraries, see
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Open Access, no form of referral needed.
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council