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Collection Description

Collection Title
Royal Manchester College of Music Archives (1893-1972)
Unique Identifier
RMCM/E/1, E/4/1 and E/4/2
The archive for the Royal Manchester College of Music contains 13 volumes of programmes for all the concerts given by College students and staff, including Students Musical Evenings/Open Practices, Annual Exhibition Concerts, concerts by the Brodsky Quartet, memorial and other special concerts. The programmes date from 7/10/1893 to 1972. There are also 87 loose programmes for the years 1958-1972 kept by the RNCM promotions department not found in the 13 volumes.

E/4/1 includes draft concert programmes in Halle's hand for July 16/17 and 18, 1894.

E/4/2 includes draft concert programmes in Halle's hand for 14/3/1895 and 21/5/1895, as well as 4 undated programmes.
Date range of collection
1893 - 1972
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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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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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council