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Collection Description

Collection Title
F. Gilbert Webb collection: Beethoven-Festival (1914)
Unique Identifier
Mus. 318 d.24
Programmes for five performances given at the Queen's Hall, London between 20 and 25 April 1914 as a Beethoven Festival, held as a bound volume.

The event was given in conjunction with the London Symphony Orchestra, conducuted by Henri Verbrugghen.

All programmes include words, Historical and Analytical Notes by F. Gilbert Webb (some with musical examples), and photographs of the principal performers.

20 April: Elena Gerhardt (vocal) and Frederic Lamond (piano).
21 April: Tilly Koenen (vocal) and Ernst von Dohnanyi (piano)
22 April: Paul Reimers (vocal) and Max Pauer (piano)
23 April: Anton van Rooy (vocal) and Efrem Zimbalist (violin)
25 April: Arthur Rubinstein (piano), including the Symphony No. 9 with Ada Forrest, Tilly Koenen, Paul Reimers and Anton van Rooy (vocal) and Leeds Philharmonic Chorus.
Date range of collection
1914 - 1914
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places

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