This site is designed so that its contents are accessible to every type of browser. You browser, however, may not support basic Web standards, preventing the display of our site's design details. You are encouraged to upgrade to a more standards compliant browser.

Search: Advanced Search
HomeSearchGetRecordHuguenot Society of London (1903)

Collection Description

Collection Title
Huguenot Society of London (1903)
Unique Identifier
e.1402.c. (3.)
Description
The programme for a Conversazione given by the Huguenot Society of London on 13 May 1903 at the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours, Piccadilly.

This was a programme of ‘Old French Music’, given under the direction of Arnold Dolmetsch and performed on instruments described as being ‘in vogue in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries’. These were played by Arnold Dolmetsch (lute and viola d’Amore), H.J.L.J. Massé (tenor viol), Miss Mabel Johnston (Viola da Gamba) and Mrs Elodie Dolmetsch (harpsichord and singer).

The programme includes both the words and music for the vocal pieces, some brief historical notes, notes on the instruments being used and a list of the management of the Huguenot Society.
Format
Date range of collection
1903 - 1903
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places
This collection is about

Location Details

British Library, Music Collections
96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB
Open Map
Telephone
020 7412 7772
Fax
020 7412 7751
Visiting Information
Reprographic services
See http://www.bl.uk for further details
Collections Overview
See: http://www.bl.uk/music
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
closed
Related Publications
Management Information (Type)
Collection Owner(s)
Collection Creator(s)
Collection Collector(s)
Collection Custodians(s)
Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council