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Mr Daniel Mayer´s Grand Concert (1896)
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c.371.e. (2.)
The programme and wordbook for Mr Daniel Mayer’s Grand Concert, given in aid of the funds of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children on Thursday 11 June [1896] at St. James’s Hall, London.

This was a concert of vocal and instrumental solos, including the first performance of a song by Lady Euan Smith ('Where do they sleep?').

The programme lists the following artists: Mademoiselle Camilla Landi, Miss Ada Crossley, Mr William Philp and Mr David Bispham (vocal); Mr Mark Hambourg (piano), Johannes Wolff (violin), Marix Loevensohn (cello) and Mr John Lemmoné (flute), accompanied by Mr Henry Bird.

There are occasion handwritten annotations to the programme which would appear to indicate those works receiving an encore.
Date range of collection
1896 - 1896
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British Library, Music Collections
96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council