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Collection Description

Collection Title
London Music Festival (1935-39)
Unique Identifier
Complete sets of programmes for the London Musical Festivals of 10 May-14 June 1935 (8 concerts), 26 May-16 June 1937 (6 concerts), 19 May-10 June 1938 (6 concerts) and 3-28 May 1939 (9 Beethoven Concerts), given by the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Queen's Hall, London, held as 4 volumes (one volume per season).

All programmes include words, notes, musical examples, lists of the orchestral ensemble and photographs of the principal performers.
Date range of collection
1935 - 1939
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places
Associated Times

Location Details

BBC Written Archives Centre
Caversham Park Reading Berkshire RG4 8TZ
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01189 486281
Collections Overview
The BBC's Written Archives constitute the working papers of the organization from 1922 to the 1970s. They show in great detail how the BBC went about the task of making programmes, first for radio and later also for television. They detail the planning, production and content of these programmes, encompassing internal memoranda and minutes of meetings, financial records, correspondence with contributors, programmes records of various types, extensive press cuttings, audience reaction, concert programmes, publicity and publications. These detailed internal records are available for research from the beginning up to 1974.
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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council