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Collection Description

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Ernst Henschel collection: London: Friend's House, Euston Road (1944-66)
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A collection of programmes and handbills for performances given at the Friend's House, Euston Road, London between 1944 and 1966, held loosely and arranged chronologically within the Ernst Henschel collection (1892-1966).

For an introduction to this collection see Ernst Henschel collection: General.

21 June 1944: Concert in aid of the Hungerford Welfare Centre Club (box 27/i).
31 December 1944: Bach and Purcell, conducted by Michael Tippett (box 27/i).
21 February and 7, 21 and 28 March 1946: 4 Evening Concerts by the Jacques String Orchestra, 2nd series (single document, three copies, box 28).
26 September 1947: Concert of English Music presented by the English Opera Group and conducted by Benjamin Britten (box 29).
16 December 1952: Programme and Revised Programme for a Liszt Recital by Louis Kentner, presented by the Liszt Society (box 32/i).
21 March 1966: Macnaghten Concert, given as part of the 12th St Pancras Arts Festival (box 37/ii).
Date range of collection
1944 - 1966
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Location Details

British Library
The British Library St Pancras ,96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council