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Collection Description

Collection Title
The Savoy Orpheans (1924)
Unique Identifier
X.431/1602
Description
Revolution of Syncopated Music from Ragtime to Symphonised Syncopation, including a programme of the music performed by the Savoy Orpheans at the Savoy Hotel, London, printed by the Baynard Press to mark the first birthday of the ensemble.

This document includes a list of the members of the Savoy Orpheans, conducted by W. Debroy Somes, with a number of photographs of the ensemble performing. There are also extensive historical notes concerning both the music and the musicians.
Format
Date range of collection
1924 - 1924
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

British Library
The British Library St Pancras ,96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB
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See: http://www.bl.uk/music
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Additional Collection Information

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