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Collection Description

Collection Title
Programmes (1839-1981)
Unique Identifier
A collection consisting of 2 boxes of miscellaneous programmes from a range of venues, concerts and performers from 1839 to 1981. They include:

* His Majesty's Theatre
* Crystal Palace
* Sacred Harmonic Society Nottingham
* Stalybridge Harmonic Society
* Winter Gardens Bournemouth
* Harrison Concerts Birmingham
* Blundellsands
* Blackpool Musical Festival
* Brand Land Concerts
* National Gallery Concerts
* Royal Festival Hall
* Royal Albert Hall
* Mary Wakefield
* Westmorland Festival
* Three Choirs Festival
* Paderewski
* Anna Palova
* Cortot
* Nellie Melba
* Rachmaninoff
* Boult
* Beecham
* Petri
* Schnabel
* Holst
* Szigeti
* Rosenthal
* Ena Mitchell
* D'Oyly Carte Opera Company
* Sargent
* Barbirolli
* London Symphony Orchestra
* Clara Butt
* Moiseiwitsch
* Rubinstein

Some programmes have reviews and a few are autographed by the performers
Date range of collection
1839 - 1981
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific

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

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