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Collection Description

Collection Title
Germany: Hannover (1911-78)
A collection of handbills and programmes for operatic performances given at various venues in Hannover between 1911 and 1912 and in 1956, 1959 and 1978, held loosely within a box of programmes for German venues A-Z.

The collection also includes a programme with notes (including biographical notes, photographs and a list of the orchestral ensemble) for a performance given by the English Chamber Orchestra at the Kuppelsaal der Stadthalle, Hannover on 22 February 1978. The concert featured Murray Perahia (piano) and was led by Jose Luis Garcia.

The operatic performances were given principally at the K├Ânigliche Schauspiele, for which there are handbills covering the following dates: 18, 19, 22, 25 and 27 May, 13 June, 24, 26 and 28 September, 1, 3, 9, 12, 17, 22, 24, 26, 29 and 31 October and 16, 20, 23, 25 and 26 November 1911 and 22, 26, 28 and 30 May and 1, 2 and 4 June 1912.

There are programme books for productions given by the Landestheater Hannover at the Opernhaus, Hannover on 12 October 1956 and 2 December 1959.
Date range of collection
1911 - 1978
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Not Specific

Location Details

Royal College Of Music, Library
London SW7 2BS
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020 7591 4723
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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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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council