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Collection Description

Collection Title
Music and Words for the Demonstration and May-Day Festivals (1879-1894)
Unique Identifier
Federer 194.4/500 and 194.4/498
One programme containing the words and music for a demonstration concert given in St. George's Hall, Bradford, by the Bradford Band of Hope Union on 18/2/1879. The conductor was Mr J.J. Bennell.

There is also a programme with words and music under a different class number for a demonstration concert given in St. George's Hall by the Bradford Band of Hope Union on 3/3/1887. The conductor was Mr Jas. Roberts.
In the same folder but under the class number of 194.4/499 there are two programmes, one containing words and music, the other containing the words and Tonic Sol Fa, for the Bradford Band of Hope Union May-Day Festival held in the Mechanics' Institute, 1/5/1888 and 1/5/1894. The conductor for both concerts was Mr Jas. Roberts.
Date range of collection
1879 - 1894
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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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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council