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Collection Description

Collection Title
Music at Oxford: Box 2 (1989-91)
Unique Identifier
Mus. 311 c.5
The second of four boxes of material relating to the activity of Music at Oxford, containing Season Brochures for performances given between January 1989 and May 1991. Also, a programme with notes (including biographical notes) for an Organ Recital by Peter Hulford, given at the University Church of St. Mary-the-Virgin on 1 December 1990 as part of the Keyboard Series.

All brochures include programmes with historical, descriptive and biographical notes (with photographs) for performances given at various Oxford, principally the Sheldonian Theatre and the Holywell Music Room but also including the University Church of St. Mary-the-Virgin, Christ Church Cathedral and Dorchester Abbey, and the chapels of various Oxford colleges. Many of the brochures are accompanied by tickets.

28 January–22 March 1989: Spring Season (three copies).
14 April–23 June 1989: Summer Season.
2 September–11 November 1989: Autumn Season.
16 November 1989–3 February 1990: Winter Season.
8 September–22 November 1990: Autumn Season.
9 February–31 March 1990: Spring Season.
27 April–10 June 1990: Summer Season and Dorchester Festival.
6 December 1990–2 February 1991: Christmas and New Year Concerts.
23 February–11 May 1991: Spring Season.
Date range of collection
1989 - 1991
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Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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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
Visiting Information
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.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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