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Collection Description

Collection Title
Northern School of Music Archive (1928-1972)
Unique Identifier
NSM/11 and NSM/20
The official records from the Northern College of Music, covering its history from incorporation to amalgamation with the Royal Manchester College of Music to form the Royal Northern College of Music. The collection contains the following programmes:

* 4 files of programmes for the annual prize distribution and students' concert from 1928-1972.

* 6 files of programmes for orchestral concerts, recitals, operas and other events, from 1931 to 1972. From the 1960s the programmes are apparently complete. Some have reviews and other clippings. The files also includes a few programmes of concerts given by other bodies (possibly with the involvement of students and/or staff of the school).
Date range of collection
1928 - 1972
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
This collection is about

Location Details

Royal Northern College of Music
124 Oxford Road Manchester M13 9RD United Kingdom
Open Map
0161 9075211
Visiting Information
Membership fee; photocopying
Collections Overview
The Library's primary purpose is to support the work of the College in teaching, learning, performance and research through the timely provision to students and staff of appropriate resources in printed audio, video and online formats.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

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