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Collection Description

Collection Title
Concert Programmes: London (1990-95)
A miscellaneous collection of handbills, leaflets and programmes for performances given at various London venues between 1990 and 1995, held as the first of a sequence of six boxes.

This box includes a Festival Brochure (with programmes, historical notes and photographs) for the Karg-Elert Festival of 1990. Also, a programme with words for the Chancellor's Music, performed in the University Church of St. Mary the Great [Cambridge] for the Installation of the Rt. Hon. the Lord Adrian as Chancellor of the University (6 June 1968) and leaflets for the Beverley Early Music Festival of 12-15 May 1994 and the 17th London Handel Festival of 1-27 April 1994 (including performances at St. George's Church, Hanover Square, Picture Gallery, Thomas Coram Foundation and St. George's Chapel, Windsor).

Of the miscellaneous London programmes, the most numerous are those for St. John's Smith Square and the Wigmore Hall.

Other venues, listed alphabetically, include:
Amadeus Centre, 50 Shirland Road
Barbican Centre
Blackheath Concert Halls
Christ Church Spitalfields
Fairfield Halls, Croydon
Friends' Meeting House, Blackheath
Grosvenor Chapel
Palace Theatre
Price Edward Theatre, Old Compton Street
Purcell Rooms
Queen Elizabeth Hall
Royal Festival Hall
Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Stationer's Hall
(Church of) St. Bartholomew-the-Great
(Church of) St. Mary-le-Bow
St. Pancras Church, Euston Road
Union Chapel, Compton Avenue
Date range of collection
1990 - 1995
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Times

Location Details

Bodleian Library, Music Library
Broad Street,Music Library Oxford OX1 3BG
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01865 277063
01865 277182 
Visiting Information
Membership fee for users outside the UK academic community; charges for photocopying and inter-library loans
Collections Overview
The collection has very strong holdings of British music and related material acquired in part by legal deposit. Many collected editions and scholarly series. Very strong periodical coverage, including major 19thC European journals. Largest collection of American song material in UK.
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