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Collection Title
Leonard Darke Collection, 1935-41
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1935
31 January 1935, Royal Philharmonic Society, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham
6 February 1935, BBC Symphony Concerts, Queen's Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Boult, Walter Gieseking
18 Feburary 1935, London Symphony Concerts, Queen's Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Nikolai Malko
2 March 1935, Queen's Hall, Rachmaninoff
10 March 1935, Beecham Sunday Concerts, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Katharine Goodson, Paul Beard, Anthony Pini
17 March 1935, Beecham Sunday Concerts, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Albert Sammons, Keith Falkner
10 April 1935, BBC Symphony Concerts, Queen's Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Boult, Artur Schnabel
30 April 1935, Royal Opera House, Sir Thomas Beecham
1 May 1935, Queen's Hall, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Bruno Walter, Vera de Villiers
7 May 1935, Queen's Hall, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Felix Weingartner, Vera de Villiers
17 May 1935, Royal Opera House, Sir Thomas Beecham
22 May 1935, London Music Festival, Queen's Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Serge Koussevitzky, Parry Jones, Robert Murchie, Alec Whittaker
23 May 1935, Royal Opera House, Vincenzo Bellezza
3 June 1935, London Music Festival, Queen's Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini
12 June 1935, London Music Festival, Queen's Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini
14 June 1935, London Music Festival, Queen's Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini
20 June 1935, Royal Opera House, Antal Dorati
28 September 1935, Wigmore Hall, Nikita Magaloff

1936
9 February 1936, Beecham Sunday Concerts, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Katharine Goodson, Léon Goossens
10/11 February 1936, Courtauld-Sargent Concerts, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Fritz Stiedry

The programmes of the following four concerts all appear in one brochure :
14 February 1936, Chelsea Music Club, Town Hall Chelsea, Pro-Arte String Quartet, Philip Burton
18 February 1936, Chelsea Music Club, Town Hall Chelsea, Pro-Arte String Quartet
21 February 1936, Chelsea Music Club, Town Hall Chelsea, Pro-Arte String Quartet, Léon Goossens
25 February 1936, Chelsea Music Club, Town Hall Chelsea, Pro-Arte String Quartet, Frederick Thurston

3 March 1936, Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Queen's Hall, Elena Gerhardt, Gerald Moore, William Primrose
5 March 1936, Queen's Hall, Horowitz
20 March 1936, Wigmore Hall, Peggy Grummitt
24 March 1936, Grotrian Hall, London Madrigal Group
28 April 1936, Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Queen's Hall, Lotte Lehmann, Leo Rosenek
16 July 1936, Royal Opera House, Efrem Kurtz
14 October 1936, Queen's Hall, Busch Quartet, Rudolf Serkin
26 October 1936, Queen's Hall, Adolf Busch, Marcel Moyse, Rudolf Serkin

The programmes of the following three concerts all appear on one leaflet :
27 October 1936, London Museum Public Concerts, London Museum, Adolf Busch, Rudolf Serkin
11 November 1936, London Museum Public Concerts, London Museum, Thelma Reiss, John Hunt
25 November 1936, London Museum Public Concerts, London Museum, London Symphony Orchestra, Edward Reach, Elsie Suddaby, Robert Easton, Percy Manchester, A Cappella Singers, Lucille Wallace, C. Kennedy Scott

30 October 1936, Queen's Hall, Adolf Busch, George Eskdale, Marcel Moyse, Evelyn Rothwell, Irene Serkin, Karl Doktor, Jenny Deuber, Menga Biber, Gösta Andreasson, Amadea Gombrich, Blanchette Honegger, Gertrud Flügel, Toni Booth, August Wenzinger, Paul Ganzoni, Henri Honegger, Fritz Abel, Hermann Busch, Claude Hobday, Rudolf Serkin, Louis Moyse
31 October 1936, Queen's Hall, Szigeti, Nikita Magaloff
2 November 1936, Queen's Hall, Adolf Busch, Gösta Andreasson, Maurits van den Berg, Jenny Deuber, Gertrud Flügel, Björn Andreasson, Menga Biber, Toni Booth, Irene Serkin-Busch, Paul Doktor, Virginette de Filippi, Karl Doktor, Blanchette Honegger, Amadea Gombrich, Hermann Busch, Henri Honegger, Fritz Abel, Claude Hobday, Marcel Moyse, Evelyn Rothwell, Nathalie Caine, Joy Boughton, Paul Draper, George Eskdale, John H. Cozens, A. V. Sibley, Clarence O'Neil, Rudolf Serkin
16 November 1936, Grotrian Hall, Eileen Ralph
18 November 1936, Wigmore Hall, Ignaz Friedman

1937
14 January 1937, Royal Philharmonic Society, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Constant Lambert, Sigurd Rascher
19 January 1937, Wigmore Hall, Alexander Kipnis, Gerald Moore
21 January 1937, London Symphony Concerts, Queen's Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Hans Weisbach
2 February 1937, Queen's Hall, Artur Schnabel

The programmes of the following six concerts all appear on one leaflet :
3 Feb 1937, Grotrian Hall, Léner Quartet
6 Feb 1937, Grotrian Hall, Léner Quartet
10 Feb 1937, Grotrian Hall, Léner Quartet
13 Feb 1937, Grotrian Hall, Léner Quartet
20 Feb 1937, Grotrian Hall, Léner Quartet
24 Feb 1937, Grotrian Hall, Léner Quartet

4 February 1937, London Symphony Concerts, Queen's Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Albert Coates, Vera de Villiers, Albert Sammons

The programmes of the following two concerts appear on one leaflet :
23 February 1937, Wigmore Hall, Edwin Fischer
2 March 1937, Wigmore Hall, Edwin Fischer

25 February 1937, Royal Philharmonic Society, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Edwin Fischer

The programmes of the following four concerts all appear in one brochure :
25 February 1937, Busch Concerts, Wigmore Hall, Busch Quartet
1 March 1937, Busch Concerts, Wigmore Hall, Busch Quartet
4 March 1937, Busch Concerts, Wigmore Hall, Busch Quartet
8 March1937 , Busch Concerts, Wigmore Hall, Busch Quartet

26 May 1937, London Music Festival, Queen's Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini, Heddle Nash
Prospectus for Promenade Concerts 1937
Prospectus for Queen's Hall Tuesday Subscription Concerts 1937-1938

The programmes of the following two concerts appear on one leaflet :
6 October 1937, Queen's Hall, Adolf Busch, Rudolf Serkin, Busch Quartet
11 October 1937, Queen's Hall, Adolf Busch, Rudolf Serkin, Busch Quartet

21 November 1937, Beecham Sunday Concerts, Royal Opera House, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Léon Goossens
Prospectus of London Orchestral Concerts 1937-1938

1938
6 March 1938, Royal Albert Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Henry J. Wood, Yehudi Menuhin
26 March 1938, Master Pianoforte Recitals, Queen's Hall, Wilhelm Backhaus
31 March 1938, Queen's Hall, Yehudi Menuhin, Hephzibah Menuhin
10 June 1938, London Music Festival, Queen's Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini

The programmes of the following four concerts all appear in one brochure :
6 October 1938, Church of St. Michael Cornhill, Dr. Harold Darke
13 October 1938, Church of St. Michael Cornhill, Dr. Harold Darke
20 October 1938, Church of St. Michael Cornhill, Dr. Harold Darke
27 October 1938, Church of St. Michael Cornhill, Dr. Harold Darke

3 November 1938, Royal Philharmonic Society, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Eugène Goossens, Léon Goossens
26 November 1938, Queen's Hall, Schnabel
1 December 1938, Royal Philharmonic Society, Queen's Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Marie Goossens, Geoffrey Gilbert

1939
22 October 1939, Northwood Music Club, Moiseiwitsch

The programmes of the following five concerts all appear in one brochure :
4 December 1939, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, Dorothy Hesse, Harold Williams, Harold Craxton
5 December 1939, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, John Goss, Carl Dolmetsch, Joseph Saxby
6 December 1939, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, Rosé String Quartet
7 December 1939, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, Jan van der Gucht, Etienne Amyot
8 December 1939, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, Chamber Music Players

16 December 1939, London Symphony Concerts, Queen's Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Dr. Harold Darke, Lisa Perli, Astra Desmond, Walter Widdop, Arthur Fear

1940
The programmes of the following five concerts all appear in one brochure :
1 January 1940, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, Ivor James, Gilbert Vinter, Myra Hess, Moiseiwitsch, Sir Kenneth Clark
2 January 1940, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, Adila Fachiri, Kathleen Long, Joseph Slater
3 January 1940, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, London Madrigal Group, Jean Norris
4 January 1940, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, Eileen Ralph, Thomas Matthews
5 January 1940, National Gallery Concerts, National Gallery, Jean Sterling Mackinlay, Maurice Jacobson

27 July 1940, Haslemere Festival, Haslemere Hall, Dolmetsch Family

1941
21 January 1941, Dunedin Association, Stevenson Hall, Jenny Black, Erik Chisholm, William Noble, Peggy Sampson
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Royal College Of Music, Library
London SW7 2BS
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