This site is designed so that its contents are accessible to every type of browser. You browser, however, may not support basic Web standards, preventing the display of our site's design details. You are encouraged to upgrade to a more standards compliant browser.

Search: Advanced Search
HomeSearchGetRecordSir John Barbirolli Memorial Concert (1970)

Collection Description

Collection Title
Sir John Barbirolli Memorial Concert (1970)
Unique Identifier
R780.69 Me734
Description
One programme for the Sir John Barbirolli Memorial Concert held in the Free Trade Hall, Manchester, 27/9/1970. The performers were Janet Baker, Ronald Dowd, Forbes Robinson, Halle Orchestra, and the Halle Choir. The concert was conducted by Maurice Handford.
Format
Date range of collection
1970 - 1970
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places
Associated Times
This collection is about

Location Details

Henry Watson Music Library
St Peter's Square Manchester M2 5PD United Kingdom
Open Map
Telephone
0161 234 1976
Fax
0161 234 1961
Visiting Information
9am - 8pm Mon-Thurs 9am - 5pm Fri-Sat
Collections Overview
The Henry Watson Music Library is named after Dr. Henry Watson, a renowned composer and teacher born in nearby Accrington. After his death in 1911 he bequeathed the contents of his private library to the care of Manchester City Council. Watson's original collection (some 16,700 volumes) has been supplemented by many important donations and acquisition since and has grown into one of the largest collections of music in any public library.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
closed
Related Publications
Management Information (Type)
Collection Owner(s)
Collection Creator(s)
Collection Collector(s)
Collection Custodians(s)
Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council