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Collection Description

Collection Title
Haydn Bicentenary Festival, Oxford (1932)
Unique Identifier
17405 d.23
Prospectus, containing programmes with words and notes, for Three Festival Concerts in commemoration of the birth of Joseph Haydn, given on 8, 9 and 10 May 1932 at the Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford.

8 May: The Creation, with Miss Isobel Baillie, Mr Edward Manning and Mr Arthur Cranmer (vocal), the Oxford Bach Choir, Oxford Harmonic Society and Oxford Orchestral Society, conducted by Dr W. H. Harris.

9 May: Orchestral Concert with Miss Margaret McArthur (vocal) and Thelma Reiss-Smith (cello), conducted by Adrian Boult

10 May: Isolde Menges String Quartet.
Date range of collection
1932 - 1932
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Location Details

Bodleian Library, Music Library
Broad Street,Music Library Oxford OX1 3BG
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01865 277063
01865 277182 
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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.
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council