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Collection Description

Collection Title
Hallé Concerts Society (1923)
A Souvenir Programme, including a wordbook and score, for the 99th and 100th performances of Handel, The Messiah, given by the Hallé Concerts Society at an unspecified venue on 20 and 21 December 1923.

The concert featured Miss Agnes Nicholls, Isobel McLaren, Arthur Jordan and Norman Allin (vocal) with the Hallé Orchestra, conducted by Hamilton Harty.

The programme includes a historical introduction, lists of the Patrons, Officers and Members of the Hallé Concert Society, lists of the principal performers and a list of the orchestral ensemble (all of these with photographs).
Date range of collection
1923 - 1923
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Not Specific
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Location Details

Foundling Museum
40 Brunswick Square Bloomsbury London WC1N 1AZ United Kingdom
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Collections Overview
The Gerald Coke Handel Collection is an internationally important collection of material relating to Handel and his contemporaries, including manuscripts, printed books and music, libretti, paintings and engravings, memorabilia, art works and ephemera. The Handel collection is open for research Wednesday-Friday, and the display room (with access to recorded music) is open with the rest of the museum Tuesday-Sunday 10-6.
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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council