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Collection Description

Collection Title
University of Oxford: New College (1846-1907)
Unique Identifier
G.A.Oxon 8o 1111
A collection of ten programmes with words for performances given at New College, University of Oxford between 18 June 1846 and 22 June 1907, held loosely in a single envelope.

18 June 1846 and 15 June 1847, New College Hall: A Selection from Handel's Oratorio of Judas Maccabaeus/Handel's Oratorio of Samson (with very brief introductory notes).

21 June 1852 and 'Shrove Tuesday' 1863: New College Glee Club.

25 April 1876, New College Hall:

12 June 1883, 19 June 1888 and 13 June 1891: Commemoration Concerts. These were two-part concerts, in which the first part was devoted to an extended choral work, namely: Handel, Alexander's Feast; F. Corder, The Bridal of Triermain; and Sullivan, On Shore and Sea.

18 June 1904: New College Musical Society, with Mrs Douglas Scott (violin).

22 June 1907: New College Summer Concert (Choral and Orchestral) with Miss Mabel Price and Mr H. Plunkett Greene (vocal), including Parry, Symphony in F ('Cambridge') and C. V. Stanford, Songs of the Sea (both conducted by their composers).
Date range of collection
1846 - 1907
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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 
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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.
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council