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Collection Description

Collection Title
English Provinces: Hereford (1900-1999)
Description
A collection of 23 programmes, prospectuses and fliers from Hereford, from 1900 to 1999. The majority of items are from concerts which took place in the Shirehall or the Cathedral. Other venues represented in the collection include the Theatre (Edgar Street) and the Training College.

The collection includes nine programmes from the series "Hereford Celebrity Concerts" from 1946 to 1947. These concerts took place in the Shirehall and the programmes are signed by the soloists.

The material from the Cathedral includes three individual concert programmes from the Hereford Musical Festival, from 1900 and 1921. There are also concert programmes from individual concert programmes from the 1939 and 1988 "Three Choirs Festival". The programmes from 1939 state they are from the "Hereford Music Meeting".

The collection includes a flier from the Hereford International Summer School, where the venues of events are not specified.

Arrangement:
The collection is arranged by venue, then chronologically.
Format
Date range of collection
1900 - 1999
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
This collection is about

Location Details

Royal College Of Music, Library
London SW7 2BS
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Telephone
020 7591 4723
Visiting Information
Mon-Fri by appointment
Building Information
The CPH collections now form part of the RCM Library. The majority of the concert programme collections are stored off-site so you need to request items before arriving. Requests for programmes are processed on Thursday for delivery to the library the following week. The Library itself is open Monday to Friday during term times and Tuesday to Friday during vacations. We can advise you about our hours when you contact us.
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Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Open
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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