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Collection Description

Collection Title
Norman Grosvenor Memorial Concert (1900)
Unique Identifier
d.488.e. (6.)
Description
The programme and wordbook for a Memorial Concert consisting of music by the late Hon. Norman Grosvenor, to be given on 4 December 1900 at the Steinway Hall, London.

This was a concert of vocal and instrumental music by Grosvenor, culminating in an Unfinished Serenade for Chamber Orchestra.

The programme includes historical and analytical notes (with musical examples) by Walford Davies, a biographical note on Grosvenor and detailed information regarding the performers, including a list of the orchestral ensemble.

The concert featured Madame Lilian Eldee, Miss Delia Mason, Miss Gleeson White and Dr W. Aikin (vocal) and Mr Donald Francis Tovey, Dr H. Walford Davies, Mr Percy Pitt and Mrs M. Macnaughton (piano). It was conducted by Dr H. Walford Davies.
Format
Date range of collection
1900 - 1900
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific

Location Details

British Library, Music Collections
96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB
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Additional Collection Information

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