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Collection Title
Leonard Darke Collection, 1956-60
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1956
9 January 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Jennifer Vyvyan, Norma Procter, René Soames, Richard Standen, Patrick Piggott, London Chamber Singers, London Chamber Orchestra, Anthony Bernard
15 January 1956, Museum Gallery Concerts, Boyd Neel Concert Society, Victoria & Albert Museum, Rosalyn Tureck
29 January 1956, Museum Gallery Concerts, Boyd Neel Concert Society, Victoria & Albert Museum, Rosalyn Tureck
14 February 1956, Royal Festival Hall, Clifford Curzon
22 March 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Quatuor Haydn
25 April 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Janos Starker, Livia Rev
5 April 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Ventsislav Yankoff
25 April 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Kathleen Long, Dennis Brain Wind Ensemble, Frederick Riddle, Maria Donska
10 May 1956, Royal Albert Hall, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Rafael Kubelik
23 May 1956, Royal Festival Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Bernard Herrmann, Friedrich Wührer
18 June 1956, Royal Festival Hall, Robert Casadesus
22 June 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Smith College Chamber Singers
4 August 1956, Promenade Concerts, Royal Albert Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Basil Cameron, Edith Osler, Yfrah Neaman, Phyllis Sellick

The programmes of the following three concerts all appear on one leaflet :
4 September 1956, Wigmore Hall, Sebastian Benda
7 September 1956, Wigmore Hall, Sebastian Benda
11 September 1956, Wigmore Hall, Sebastian Benda

6 October 1956, Fayrfax Recital Club, Sidney Harrison
7 October 1956, Guildford Corporation Concerts, Odeon Theatre Guildford, Guildford Municipal Philharmonic Orchestra, Crossley Clitheroe, Joseph Cooper
11 October 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Benjamin Britten, Peter Pears
25 October 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Gina Bachauer
7 November 1956, Italian Institute, Severino Gazzelloni, Lya de Barberis
15 November 1956, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Elaine Shaffer, Jaap Spigt
2 December 1956, Guildford Corporation Concerts, Odeon Theatre Guildford, Guildford Municipal Philharmonic Orchestra, Crossley Clitheroe, Julius Katchen
22 December 1956, Wigmore Hall, Hans Block

1957
19 January 1957, Fayrfax Recital Club, Irene Kohler
2 March 1957, Fayrfax Recital Club, Richard Standen, Dorothy Kelly
21 March 1957, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Ralph Kirkpatrick
8 April 1957, Philharmonia Concert Society, Royal Festival Hall, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Gerald Moore
19 May 1957, International Celebrity Concerts, Royal Festival Hall, Annie Fischer
10 August 1957, Promenade Concerts, Royal Albert Hall, National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, Hugo Rignold, Allan Schiller
5 October 1957, Fayrfax Recital Club, Eric Harrison
17 October 1957, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Bela Siki
31 October 1957, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Alan Loveday, Amaryllis Fleming, Julian Bream
14 November 1957, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Allegri String Quartet, Terence Weil
7 December 1957, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Opera in Camera
10 December 1957, Wigmore Hall, Vera Benenson

1958
3 January 1958, Royal Opera House, Alexander Gibson
18 January 1958, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Helen Watts, Sidney Harrison
8 February 1958, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Thorunn Tryggvason
8 March 1958, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Frederick Grinke, Fiona Cameron
27 March 1958, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Gérard Souzay, Dalton Baldwin
23 April 1958, Wigmore Hall, George Vasarhelyi
24 April 1958, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Manoug Parikian, Lamar Crowson
29 April 1958, Royal Opera House, Edward Downes
30 June 1958, Bar Musical Society, Middle Temple Hall, Isaac Stern, Alexander Zakin
16 July 1958, Royal Opera House, John Matheson
4 October 1958, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Cyril Smith, Phyllis Sellick
21 October 1958, Wigmore Hall, William Kroll, Artur Balsam
13 November 1958, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Paul Badura-Skoda
26 November 1958, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli, Francescatti
27 November 1958, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Donald Bell, Ivor Newton
1 December 1958, Royal Festival Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Gibson, Artur Rubinstein
6 December 1958, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Donald Bell, Sidney Harrison
31 December 1958, Sadler's Wells, Sadler's Wells Opera, James Robertson

1959
10 January 1959, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Hilary du Pré, Jacqueline du Pré, Iris du Pré
19 January 1959, International Celebrity Concerts, Royal Festival Hall, Annie Fischer
29 January 1959, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Janáček Quartet, Eva Bernáthová
30 January 1959, Royal Opera House, John Matheson
1 February 1959, Guildford Corporation Concerts, Odeon Theatre Guildford, Guildford Municipal Orchestra, Crossley Clitheroe, Fou Ts'ong
12 February 1959, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Lili Kraus
14 February 1959, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, St. Martin's Orchestra, Bernard Keeffe, Peter Gould
21 February 1959, Royal Festival Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Kyril Kondrashin, Emil Gilels
25 February 1959, Royal Festival Hall, Emil Gilels
5 March 1959, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, The Prometheus Ensemble
14 March 1959, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Frank Merrick
10 April 1959, Royal Opera House, Bryan Balkwill
15 April 1959, Wigmore Hall, Rohan de Saram, Ivor Keys
4 May 1959, Royal Opera House, Carlo Maria Giulini
22 October 1959, Thursday Subscription Series, Royal Festival Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent, Gioconda de Vito
23 October 1959, Royal Opera House, Hugo Rignold
Prospectus of City Music Society concerts Autumn 1959
29 October 1959, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Kathleen Long, Erich Gruenberg, Keith Cummings, Douglas Cameron
7 November 1959, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, MacGibbon String Quartet
12 November 1959, Royal Opera House, Jaroslav Krombholc
19 November 1959, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Fou Ts'ong
10 December 1959, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Leppard Ensemble, Raymond Leppard, Ilse Wolf
15 December 1959, BBC Third Programme, Goldsmiths' Hall, Kalmar Chamber Orchestra, Colin Davis, Glyndebourne Festival Chorus, Nina Milkina, Richard Lewis, Barry Tuckwell, Sybil Michelow, Trevor Anthony, Charles Spinks

1960
12 January 1960, Sadler's Wells, Sadler's Wells Opera, Michael Moores
21 January 1960, Sadler's Wells, Sadler's Wells Opera, Reginald Goodall, Colin Davis
17 March 1960, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Peter Katin
7 April 1960, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, George Malcolm, John Williams
28 April 1960, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Tátrai Quartet
24 June 1960, Orchard House, Allan Schiller
18 July 1960, Fayrfax Recital Club, Chiswick Polytechnic Hall, Owen Brannigan, Peter Katin
23 September 1960, Royal Festival Hall, Leningrad Symphony Orchestra, Eugene Mravinsky
Prospectus for Haydn String Quartets concert series at Royal Festival Hall 1960-1961
20 October 1960, International Celebrity Concerts, Royal Festival Hall, Claudio Arrau
23 October 1960, London Pianoforte Series, Wigmore Hall, Eric Heidsieck
29 October 1960, Wigmore Hall, Anna Myers
3 November 1960, City Music Society, Aurèle Nicolet, George Malcolm
12 November 1960, Fayrfax Recital Club, Martin-Hooton-Parsons Trio

The programmes of the following six concerts all appear in one brochure :
13 November 1960, Victoria & Albert Museum, Koeckert Quartet
20 November 1960, Victoria & Albert Museum, Koeckert Quartet
27 November 1960, Victoria & Albert Museum, Koeckert Quartet
29 November 1960, Victoria & Albert Museum, Koeckert Quartet
4 December 1960, Victoria & Albert Museum, Koeckert Quartet
8 December 1960, Victoria & Albert Museum, Koeckert Quartet

13 November 1960, London Pianoforte Series, Wigmore Hall, Joseph Cooper
15 November 1960, Royal Opera House, Edward Downes
17 November 1960, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Helen McKinnon, Peter Gellhorn
1 December 1960, City Music Society, Goldsmiths' Hall, Nicanor Zabaleta
3 December 1960, Fayrfax Recital Club, John Williams
12 December 1960, Royal Opera House, John Pritchard
27 December 1960, Royal Opera House, Edward Downes
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Royal College Of Music, Library
London SW7 2BS
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