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Collection Description

Collection Title
Charles Winterbottom collection: volume 1 (1880-82)
A miscellaneous collection of programmes for performances given at various London venues – principally the Clapham Hall – between 1880 and 1882, held as the first of five volumes comprising the collection of the English double bass player Charles Winterbottom, all five volumes of which are contained within a single box.

Also, a prospectus for the Birmingham Musical Festival of 29 August-1 September 1882 (conducted by Michael Costa) and a wordbook with analytical notes (including musical examples) for Gounod, The Redemption, given at the Town Hall, Birmingham on 30 August 1882.

The London programmes are listed here by venue.
Alexandra Palace
[1882]: Daily Programme.

Assembly Rooms, St. John's Wood
22 December 1881 and 25 May and 24 November 1882: Amateur Philharmonic Society, conducted by George Mount (plus prospectuses for the 15th season, 1881–82).

Clapham Hall
30 November 1880, 25 January, 29 March and 31 May 1881 and 20 January, 24 March, 18 May and 23 November 1882: Clapham Amateur Orchestral Society 6th season nos. 1-4, 7th season nos. 2-4 and 8th season no. 1, conducted by Mr Ammon Winterbottom (with words and a list of the orchestral ensemble, plus prospectuses for the 7th and 8th seasons).

Royal Academy of Music, Tenterden Street
Monday 5 June [1882]: Crichton Club Eighth Annual Concert.

Royal Lyceum Theatre
6 May 1882: Julius Benedict, Romeo and Juliet.

St. Michael and All Angels', Ladbroke Grove
1 January 1882: Full Orchestra Service.
Date range of collection
1880 - 1882
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Not Specific

Location Details

Royal College Of Music, Library
London SW7 2BS
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Mon-Fri by appointment
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The CPH collections now form part of the RCM Library. The majority of the concert programme collections are stored off-site so you need to request items before arriving. Requests for programmes are processed on Thursday for delivery to the library the following week. The Library itself is open Monday to Friday during term times and Tuesday to Friday during vacations. We can advise you about our hours when you contact us.
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council