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Collection Description

Collection Title
Academy of Ancient Music (1742)
Unique Identifier
1508/68
Description
Wordbook for Esther: an oratorio; or, sacred drama, set to music by Mr Handel, and performed by the Academy of Ancient Music, on 24 February 1742.

This document includes no indication of the performers involved or of the venue for the performance, although the latter might be assumed to have been the Academy's regular meeting place, the Crown and Anchor Tavern on the Strand.
Format
Date range of collection
1742 - 1742
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

British Library
The British Library St Pancras ,96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB
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See: http://www.bl.uk/music
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Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
closed
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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