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Collection Title
Schweizer Sänger Gesellschaft, or Female Swiss Singers (1861)
Unique Identifier
11522.c.43. (8.)
Programme and wordbook for a performance given by the Schweizer Sänger Gesellschaft, or Female Swiss Singers, at St James's Hall, London, in 1861.

This was a two-part performance of solo and ensemble choral music, with a solo/concertante piece for pedal guitar, written and performed by Herr Decker-Schenk.

The vocal repertory was performed by Anna Decker-Schenk, Friedericke Keller, Johanna Claussen, Marie Keller, Mina Keller and Thora Brix, under the direction of Herr Decker-Schenk and accompanied by Herr Louis Levy.

The wordbook provides the texts in both the original language and in English translation.

A very similar programme, with a slightly different title page, is held at 11527.d.64. (6.).
Date range of collection
1861 - 1861
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council