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Collection Description

Collection Title
Miscellaneous provincial venues (1956-2005)
Thursday 26 May [no year], Christ Church, Oakworth: handbill for Four Centuries of Royal Music: A Concert of Music from Various Royal Courts, given by Alan Cuckston (harpsichord), and the Alan Cuckston Singers.

16 March 1956, [no venue]: Recital: Bach and his Contemporaries, by Leonard Friedman (violin) and C. Thornton Lofthouse (harpsichord), given as part of the Tilford Bach Festival.

19 November 1970, no venue: handbill for a Glass Circle Recital.

23 November 1975, St. Nicolas' Church, Abingdon: programme with notes for a concert entitled Handel and the Chapel Royal, given as part of the Festival of St. Edmund of Abingdon by Ashley Stafford, Philip Cave and Robert Morton (vocal), Colin Walsh (organ) and Jeremy Goulding (continuo), conducted by Donwald [sic] Burrows.

3 June 1978: handbill for Music for Vauxhall Gardens. This was 'a concert arranged in conjunction with the exhibition "The Muse's Bower" (Vauxhall Gardens 1728-1786) held at Gainsborough's House, Sudbury, from 3 June until 2 July 1978. The music is performed by the New Mellstock Band'.

1993-94 season: Anniversary Souvenir Book for the Cambridge University Musical Society, 1834-1993, including full programmes for 1993-94.

7 August 2005, Lavenham Parish Church: programme and wordbook, with historical and biographical notes for Handel, Acis and Galatea, given by the Lavenham Sinfonia with Sandra Ford, Allan Clayton, Andrew Staples and Carl Gombrich (vocal), conducted by Frederick Marshall. This document includes lists of the choral and orchestral ensembles
Date range of collection
1956 - 2005
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Suggested Audience
Not Specific

Location Details

Foundling Museum
40 Brunswick Square Bloomsbury London WC1N 1AZ United Kingdom
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020 7841 3600
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Visiting Information
The museum is currently open by appointment only.
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.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council