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HomeSearchGetRecordHans Keller Archive concert programmes. Box J4 (a-b): 1955 - 1956

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Collection Title
Hans Keller Archive concert programmes. Box J4 (a-b): 1955 - 1956
Description
Programmes for concerts which Keller either reveiwed or simply attended. Many are annotated and have press cuttings of reviews (not by Keller) attached. Some are handbills only and a few are brochures for the Aldeburgh and Holland Festivals. The programmes span 1955 - 1956.

J4(a) 1955

19/01/1955, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra,BBC Chorus, BBC Choral Society, Malcolm Sargent, Nancy, Evans, Eric Greene, Gordon Clinton. Annotations on programme. Newspaper cuttings attached.
16/01/1955, Royal Festival Hall, Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, John Pritchard, Francis Poulenc, Benjamin Britten. Annotations and sketches on programme
18/01/1955, Wigmore Hall, Liza Fuchsova, Paul Hamburger. Handbill with annotations. Newspaper cuttings attached
21, 28/01/55, Royal Festival Hall, Emil Telmányi. Annotations on programme
28/01/55, Wigmore Hall, Zorian String Quartet, Dennis Brain, Benjamin Britten, Alan Bush, Herbert Downes, Peter Pears, Max Rostal. Memorial concert for Noel Mewton-Wood. Newspaper cuttings attached. Annotations on programme
Jan - Feb 1955, St. Marylebone Grammar School, Eugene Ormandy, Hans Block. Handbill for recital series
02/02/1955, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra.
04/02/1955, Wigmore Hall, Orpington and Bromley Choir, Audrey Langford, Pamela Brooks, Laurence Gerrish. Handbill
15/03/1955, Royal Festival Hall, Hampstead Choral Society, Boyd Neel Orchestra, Martindale Sidwell, Peter Pears, John Carol-Case. Handbill
16/03/1955, Mayfaria Rooms, Bryanston St, W1, Karl Scheit. Handbill
22/03/1955, Wigmore Hall, Adila Fachiri, James Sherrin. Handbill
02/04/1955, Wigmore Hall, Felicitas Karrer. Handbill
Jan - Dec 1955, Europe, Brochure for the European Association of Music Festivals
Apr - Jun 1955, Bavarian Radio new music broadcast schedules
Jul - Sept 1955, Bavarian Radio new music broadcast schedules
Oct - Dec 1955, Bavarian Radio new music broadcast schedules
19/05/1955, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Covent Garden Opera, Rudolf Kempe. Wagner, Siegfried. Annotations on programme. Newspaper cutting attached.
Jul-Aug 1955, Salzburg, Complete festival brochure together with leaflets (marked up with concerts to attend) and preview article from Radio Times 22/07/55
Jul-Aug 1955, Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Wiener Staatsoper, George Szell. Part of 1955 Saltzburg Festival
Jul-Aug 1955, Landestheater, Salzburg, Wiener Staatsoper, Karl Böhm. Part of 1955 Saltzburg Festival
Jul-Aug 1955, Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Wiener Staatsoper, Georg Solti. Part of 1955 Saltzburg Festival
Jul-Aug, 1955, Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Wiener Staatsoper, Rudolf Kempe. Part of 1955 Saltzburg Festival
21/08/1955, Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm. Part of 1955 Saltzburg Festival
Jul-55, Rotterdamse Schouwburg, English Opera Group, Benjamin Britten. Britten, turn of the Screw. Part of 1956 Holland Festival
11/07/1955, Koninklijke Schouwburg, Den Haag, English Opera Group, Benjamin Britten. Britten, turn of the Screw. Part of 1956 Holland Festival
13/07/1955, Stadsschouwburg, Amsteram, English Opera Group, Benjamin Britten. Britten, turn of the Screw. Part of 1956 Holland Festival
15/07/1955, Stadsschouwburg, Arnhem, English Opera Group, Benjamin Britten. Britten, turn of the Screw. Part of 1956 Holland Festival
02/09/1955, Royal Albert Hall, Hallé Orchestra, John Barbirolli, Denis Matthews. Newspaper cuttings attached
12/09/1955, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Malcolm Sargent, Myra Hess. Annotations on programme. Newspaper cuttings attached.
15/09/1955, London, Concert Artist String Orchestra, Arthur Dennington, Sophie Wyss, Joyce Hatto, Anthony Howard. Annotations on programme
Sept - Oct 1955, Scala Theatre, Charlotte St, W1, English Opera Group. 1955 season booklet
Oct 1955 - Mar 1956, London, Royal Choral Society. Season booklet
Oct 1955 - Mar 1956, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra. Season booklet
Oct - Nov 1955, Royal Festival Hall. Organ recitals series handbill
28/10/1955, Wigmore Hall, Rosemary Rapaport, Else Cross. Handbill
Oct - Dec 1955, Arts Council, Great Drawing Room, MacNaghten New Music Group. Autumn concerts handbill
Nov-55, Rudolf Steiner Theatre, NW8, Opera School, Hans Oppenheim. Mozart, Cosi. Handbill
02/11/1955, St. James's, Piccadilly, London Bach Group, John Minchinton. Handbill
02/11/1955, Royal Festival Hall, Virtuoso Ensemble, Rene Leibowitz, Alvar Lidell, Ethel Semser, Bernard Galais, Gilbert Webster, Wilfred Parry. New Era Concert Society event, three reviews tucked into programme
18/11/1955, Wigmore Hall, Juilliard Quartet. Handbill
30/11/1955, Royal Festival Hall, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Richard Austin, Victoria De Los Angeles. New Era Concert Society event

J4(b) 1956

16/01/1956, Wigmore Hall, Maureen Forrester. Handbill
21 - 30 Jan 1956, Mozarteum, Salzburg. International Mozart Foundation Mozart Festival Week
1956, English Opera Group 10th anniversary booklet
1956, Donemus survey of works by Dutch composers performed during the 1956 Holland Festival
07/02/1956, Arts Council, Great Drawing Room, Duncan Robertson, Heather Harper, Gervase de Peyer, Terence Weil, James Blades, Stephen Whittaker
08/02/1956, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, André Gertler. Programme fragment
20/02/1956, Wigmore Hall, Rosemary Rapaport, Else Cross Handbill. Annotations.
21/04/1956, Royal Festival Hall, Ralph Downes, Malcolm Williamson. Two reviews accompany the flyer
26/04/1956, Town Hall, Chelsea, Chelsea Chamber Orchestra, Hubert Foster Clark,
04/05/1956, Wigmore Hall. Part of Wigmore Mozart bi-centenary concert series
12/05/1956, Royal Festival hall, Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, John Pritchard, Moura Lympany. Annotations on programme
31/05/1956, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Covent Garden Opera Rudolf Kempe. Wagner, Siegfried. Annotations on programme. Newspaper cutting attached.
05/06/1956, Wigmore Hall, Society for the Promotion of New Music. Handbill
Jun-56, Stockholm, 30th ISCM World Music Festival book. Extensive annotations.
1956 - 1957, Stadttheater, Zurich. Brochure.
1956, Brochure for European Association of Music Festivals
Jun - Jul 1956, Holland Festival preliminary brochure
Jun - Jul 1956, Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam, Nederlandsche Opera. Beethoven, Fidelio. Annotations on programme
3 - 10 June 1956, Stockholm. 30th ISCM World Music Festival brochure
26/07/1956, Royal Albert Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Basil Cameron, Harvard Glee Club, Julius Katchen. Typescript for programme
24/07/1956, Bayreuth, Bayreuther Festspiele, Meistersinger. Annotations throughout the programme
26/07/1956, Bayreuth, Bayreuther Festspiele, Parsifal. Some annotations
25/07/1956, Bayreuth, Bayreuther Festspiele, Flieglende Hollander
27/07/1956, Bayreuth, Bayreuther Festspiele, Rheingold
28/07/1956, Bayreuth, Bayreuther Festspiele, Walküre. Beginning of review of 1956 Festival written on final page of programme
30/07/1956, Bayreuth, Bayreuther Festspiele, Siegfried. Annotations throughout the programme
31/07/1956, Bayreuth, Bayreuther Festspiele, Götterdämmerung
16/09/1956, Royal Albert Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Alexander Gibson, Francis Cassel, Handbill
10/10/1956, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Beecham. Alwyn, 3rd symphony first performance
16/10/1956, Wigmore Hall, Virtuoso Chamber Ensemble, Janine Reding, Henri Piette, René Leibowitz, Handbill. Annotations.
1956 - 1957, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra Season booklet
24/10/1956, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Chorus, Piero de Freitas Branco, Endre Wolf. Annotations on the programme
06/11/1956, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Covent Garden Opera, Rafael Kubelik. Puccini, Boheme. Annotations on programme
07/11/1956, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Chorus, BBC Choral Society, Malcolm Sargent, Jennifer Vyvyan, William Herbert, James Milligan. Annotations and notes on cuts to be made in broadcast performance 9 November (because of need to finish for 9.00pm news)
05/12/1956, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Chorus, BBC Choral Society, Malcolm Sargent, April Cantelo, Alexander Young, Alfred Orda
17/12/1956, Wigmore Hall, Peter Wallfisch, Handbill. Annotations
Format
Date range of collection
1955 - 1956-00-00
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated People or Organisations
Associated Times

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Cambridge University Library, Music Department
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