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HomeSearchGetRecordConcert Organizers Office: Festival Brochures (1946-61)

Collection Description

Collection Title
Concert Organizers Office: Festival Brochures (1946-61)
Unique Identifier
R79/130/2
Description
A collection of three festival brochures, relating to the 20th Meeting of the International Society for Contemporary Music (London, 7-14 July 1946), the Bergen International Festival (25 May–7 June 1956) and Glyndebourne Festival Opera (24 May-20 August 1961).

All three documents include programmes with words, notes, biographical notes and photographs.
Format
Date range of collection
1946 - 1961
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Times
This collection is about

Location Details

BBC Written Archives Centre
Caversham Park Reading Berkshire RG4 8TZ
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01189 486281
Collections Overview
The BBC's Written Archives constitute the working papers of the organization from 1922 to the 1970s. They show in great detail how the BBC went about the task of making programmes, first for radio and later also for television. They detail the planning, production and content of these programmes, encompassing internal memoranda and minutes of meetings, financial records, correspondence with contributors, programmes records of various types, extensive press cuttings, audience reaction, concert programmes, publicity and publications. These detailed internal records are available for research from the beginning up to 1974.
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Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
closed
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Collection Owner(s)
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