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HomeSearchGetRecordErnst Henschel collection: London: Royal Adelphi Theatre (1943-44)

Collection Description

Collection Title
Ernst Henschel collection: London: Royal Adelphi Theatre (1943-44)
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A collection of programmes and handbills for performances given by the London Philharmonic Orchestra at the Royal Adelphi Theatre, London in 1943 and 1944 - the majority presented by Musical Culture Limited - held loosely within box 27 (parcel 1) of the Ernst Henschel collection (1892-1966).

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

3 October [1943]: Moiseiwitsch (piano) and Malcolm Arnold (trumpet), conducted by Basil Cameron.
10 October 1943: Concert given for Lady Cripps’ United Aid to China Fund by Myra Hess (piano), conducted by Sir Adrian Boult.
24 October 1943: Louis Kentner (piano) conducted by Fistoulari.
6 February and 12 March 1944: conducted by Fistoulari.
19 March 1944: conducted by Walter Goehr.
26 March 1944: American Music, including the first English performance of Roger Sessions, Symphony No.1 in E minor, conducted by Hugo Weisgall.
Date range of collection
1943 - 1944
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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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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council