This site is designed so that its contents are accessible to every type of browser. You browser, however, may not support basic Web standards, preventing the display of our site's design details. You are encouraged to upgrade to a more standards compliant browser.

Search: Advanced Search
HomeSearchGetRecordUniversity Societies: St. John's College, Oxford (1878-1913)

Collection Description

Collection Title
University Societies: St. John's College, Oxford (1878-1913)
Unique Identifier
G.A.Oxon 8o 1113 (23-30.)
A miscellaneous collection of programmes with words for performances given under the auspices of St. John's College, Oxford between 1878 and 1913, bound as parts 23 to 30 of a tracted volume.

31 May 1878, 23 May 1879 and 31 May 1882: St. John's College Glee Club. Held with these programmes is a List of Members for November 1884 (tract 26.).

12 June 1885: St. John's College Concert, conducted by Frederick Iliffe, including Niels W. Gade, The Erl-King's Daughter (with list of the orchestral ensembe, two copies).

27 May 1907: St. John's College Musical Society Eights Week Concert with Phyllis Knight (violin) and H. Plunkett Greene (vocal).

20 May 1913: St. John's College Summer Concert with Mr Gervase Elwes (vocal), Mr Vernon Warner (piano) and Miss Ivy Angove (violin), accompanied by Ernest Walker.
Date range of collection
1878 - 1913
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
This collection is about

Location Details

Bodleian Library, Music Library
Broad Street,Music Library Oxford OX1 3BG
Open Map
01865 277063
01865 277182 
Visiting Information
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.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Related Publications
Management Information (Type)
Collection Owner(s)
Collection Creator(s)
Collection Collector(s)
Collection Custodians(s)
Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council