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Collection Description

Collection Title
Leeds Musical Festival (1889-1964)
Unique Identifier
R780.64 Lk66 and Lk64
Description
This collection contains three volumes of programmes for the Leeds Musical Festival. The dates of the volumes are 1889, 1898 and 1964 and they contain the programmes for all of the concerts given as part of the Festivals of those years, held in the Town Hall, Leeds.
Format
Date range of collection
1889 - 1964
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

Henry Watson Music Library
St Peter's Square Manchester M2 5PD United Kingdom
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Telephone
0161 234 1976
Fax
0161 234 1961 
Visiting Information
9am - 8pm Mon-Thurs 9am - 5pm Fri-Sat
Collections Overview
The Henry Watson Music Library is named after Dr. Henry Watson, a renowned composer and teacher born in nearby Accrington. After his death in 1911 he bequeathed the contents of his private library to the care of Manchester City Council. Watson's original collection (some 16,700 volumes) has been supplemented by many important donations and acquisition since and has grown into one of the largest collections of music in any public library.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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