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Collection Description

Collection Title
London: Houses: Non-Private: Friends House, Euston Road (1943-1987)
Description
A collection of 22 programmes from Friends House, Euston Road, from 1943 to 1987.

The programmes are from a variety of concerts, including orchestral concerts, choral concerts and chamber concerts. A variety of organisations are represented by the collection, including the South London Bach Society, London Choral Society and the London Bach Group.

A number of programmes are from performances with a connection to Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears. There are programmes featuring Britten as conductor, as well as programmes where Pears sung. In addition, there are two copies of a programme from a memorial concert to Peter Pears held on 3rd April 1987.
Format
Date range of collection
1943 - 1987
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.
Display Overview
NEW CONTACT DETAILS: 020 7591 4723; [email protected]
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Open
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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