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Collection Description

Collection Title
Ernst Henschel collection: London: St. Peter's Church, Eaton Square (1943-55)
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A collection of programmes and handbills for Concert Spirtuel given by the Renaissance Singers (directed by Michael Howard) at St Peter’s Church, Eaton Square, London in 1943 and 1944, held loosely within box 27, parcel 1 of the Ernst Henschel collection. Also, programmes for Recitals for the Organ Music Society, given at the same venue between 1953 and 1955, held within boxes 32 and 33 of the Henschel collection.

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

1. Concert Spirituel
18 December 1943: XIIth to XXth century French Carols and Organ Music.
7 April 1944:
22 June, 15 August and 23 December 1944: nos. 4, 5 and 7.
The document for 7 April 1944 also includes programmes for two performances of this title [Concert Spirituel] given at the Wigmore Hall on 28 March and 13 April of the same year.

2. Recitals for the Organ Music Society
5 February 1953: Douglas Hawkridge (45th series, no.1) (box 32/ii).
25 June and 9 July 1953: William Hardwick and Berich Janacek (46th series, nos.2 and 3) (box 32/ii).
18 February and 4 March 1954: Philip Dore and Michael Howard (48th series, nos. 1 and 2) (box 33/i).
4 November 1954: Henry G. Ley (50th series, no.1) (box 33/i).
3 March 1955: Arthur J. Prichard (51st series, no.1) (box 33/ii).
Date range of collection
1943 - 1955
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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