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Programmes of Organ Performances (1850, 1852)
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A collection of single-sheet programmes for two performances given by Mr Adams on organs built by Gray and Davison, at their organ manufactory, 9 New Road, Fitzroy Square.

These were both two-part concerts of music by Haydn and Mozart, with a number of Extemporaneous pieces. The second concert also included music by Handel.

8 November 1850: Final Performance … on the Grand Organ built for the Centenary Chapel, Boston, Lincolnshire.
4 March 1852: Farewell Public Performance on the Grand Organ built … for the Parish Church, Bolton, Lancashire.

Note: this document is available on microfilm as MUS/MFM/2297 (Music Manuscript SCH 4441).
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1850 - 1852
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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