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Collection Description

Collection Title
Welsh Provinces: Multi-town (1942-1982)
A collection of 20 concert programmes, festival programmes and prospectuses from a variety of places in Wales, from 1942 to 1982.

The collection includes various concert and events diaries from events organised by the Welsh Arts Council as well as other guides to orchestral concerts.

The collection includes a number of concert programmes from visiting orchestras - and to a lesser extent, local orchestras - as well as a few from visiting choirs. The majority of these are from concerts promoted by Norman McCann. The following performing groups are represented in the collection: Berlin Symphony Orchestra; BBC Symphony Orchestra; BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestral; Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Czech Philharmonic Chorus; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra; Bulgarian National Choir;Hungarian Kodaly Chorus; Romanian National Choir.

There are also festival programmes and prospectuses from the following festivals: North Monmouthshire Festival of the Arts; Vale of Glamorgan Festival.
Date range of collection
1942 - 1982
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

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