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Collection Description

Collection Title
Miscellaneous Leeds Concert Programmes (1853-1966)
Unique Identifier
LP780.73 L756
A box of fourteen miscellaneous concert programmes:

* Leeds Town Hall - 30/12/1946 - Basil Cameron and the Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
* Venue unknown apart from Leeds and Huddersfield - October 1853 - Mr Mellor's Grand Concerts
* Albert Hall, Leeds - 20/2/1914 - Scottish Concert
* Church Institute, Albion Place, Leeds - 28/4/1908 - New Leeds choral Society
* Leeds Town Hall - 12/3/1947 - An Orchestral Concert in aid of the Leeds General Infirmary.
* Leeds Town Hall - 25/11/1935 and 4/2/1936 - City of Leeds Orchestral Concerts for Children
* Odeon Theatre, Leeds - 5/12/1948 - Sunday Symphony Concerts
* Leeds Town Hall - 2/2/1904 - Grand Concert by the Queen's Hall Orchestra
* Albert Hall, Leeds - 22/1/1894 - Railway Benevolent Institution - Grand Concert
* Leeds Town Hall - 6/2/1890 - Mr and Mrs A.W. Scarr's Operatic Concert
* Stock Exchange Hall, Leeds - 16/4/1866 - Soiree Musicale given by the members of Dr Spark's Choir
* Albert Hall, Leeds - 10/11/1903 - Evening Concert by Miss Clara J. Winder
* Programme for the Festival of Britain, British Music in Leeds - 23/6-14/7/[1951]. There is a duplicate copy
* Book of programmes for the Music Centre Festival, 26/6-3/7/[1966]
Date range of collection
1853 - 1966
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific

Location Details

Leeds Central Library
Music and Audio Services Calverley Street Leeds LS1 3AB
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council