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Collection Description

Collection Title
McCann Collection: United Kingdom (1850-1858)
A collection of 19 programmes from the McCann collection, from 1850 to 1858. The collection contains programmes from concerts given in the United Kingdom. The programmes were collected by the concert agent Norman McCann (1920-1999).

The contents of the collection are as follows:

Exeter Hall (8 programmes, 1850-1858 – Sacred Harmonic Society)
London Tavern (5 programmes, duplicates – 23/05/1857, concert for anniversary of St. Mary's Hospital)
Queen's Concert Rooms, Hanover Square (18/12/1856)
George and Blue Boar Tavern, Holborn (03/07/1858)
St. Martin's Hall, Long Acre (07/05/1856)
Myddelton Hall, Upper Street, Islington (29/04/1856)
Gray and Davison [Organ builders], Fitzroy Square [London] (05/03/1856)

There is a programme for a concert that took place in a City hall on 17/03/1855. The geographic location of the hall is unknown. There is a programme from a concert that took place at an unspecified location on 16/12/1856. The concert was entitled "Programme of Miss Dolby's third soiree musicale".
Date range of collection
1850 - 1858
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Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

Royal Academy of Music Museum
Marylebone Road, London NW1 5HT
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020 7873 7443
020 7873 7374
Visiting Information
11.30am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday 12.00pm - 4.00pm Weekends
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council