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Collection Description

Collection Title
McCann Collection: United Kingdom (1906-1909)
A collection of one box of programmes from the McCann collection, from 1906 to 1909. 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:

Queen's Hall – 14 programmes, plus tickets
The collection includes one programme from "Promenade Concerts".

Royal Albert Hall – 3 programmes

Aeolian Hall – 4 programmes

Other London venues:
Bechstein Hall (3); Council School, Salusbury Road, Brondesbury (3); Grafton Galleries, W.; Institution of Mechanical Engineers, St. James' Park; Castle Rooms, Richmond; Lyceum Club; Emmanuel Church Schoolroom, Wellesley Road, Gunnersbury; Prince's Theatre; Guildhall School of Music, Victoria Embankment, EC; Bromley High School; Hornsey Road Wesleyan Mission; Guildhall; St. James’s Hall; Geneva House School, Shoot-up Hill, NW.

Provincial venues:
Palace Theatre of Varieties, Manchester; Public Hall, Harvey Institute, Barnsley; Town Hall, Ryde; Town Hall, Birmingham; Colston Hall, Bristol; Victoria Rooms, Clifton; Eversfield Hotel, St. Leonards-on-Sea; New Village Hall, Cookham; Beacon Hotel, Crowborough (2); Mechanics’ Hall, Nottingham (1 prospectus); Town Hall, Accrington; School Hall, Eton College; Alexander Memorial Hall, Limavady; Parochial Hall, Letterkenny; Clarendon Hall, Watford; Town Hall, Cheltenham; Manor Concert Hall, Sidmouth.

In addition, there are 18 programmes from concerts given by the Scottish Orchestra, where venue has not been specified. There are four programmes from concerts where there the venue has not been specified, or the programme represents a multi-venue tour.
Date range of collection
1906 - 1909
Accumulation Dates
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

Additional Collection Information

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