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Collection Title
Colyer-Fergusson Coll., London: Queens Hall, 1932-1940
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1932
1932-11-12 Schnabel

1933
1933-04-22 Schnabel, Huberman
1933-04-29 Rachmaninoff (with reviews & annotations)
Prospectus of London Symphony Orchestra Symphony Concerts October 1933-April 1934

The programmes of the following eight concerts all appear on one flyer :
1933-10-10 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Frida Leider
1933-10-24 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Josef Hofmann
1933-11-07 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Adolf Busch, Rudolf Serkin
1933-11-21 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Myra Hess, Irene Scharrer, Harold Samuel, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Hamilton Harty
1933-11-28 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Elisabeth Schumann, London Symphony Orchestra, Julius Harrison
1934-01-30 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Schnabel, Pro Arte Quartet
1934-02-27 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Stravinsky, Dushkin
1934-03-06 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Cortot, Charles Panzera

Prospectus of Royal Philharmonic Society concerts October 1933-April 1934
1934-10-12 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Joseph Szigeti
1934-10-14 Lamond
Prospectus of Courtauld-Sargent Concerts October 1933-March 1934
1933-10-21 Harriet Cohen, Constant Lambert
Prospectus of BBC Symphony Concerts October 1933-April 1934 (with annotations to 29th November)
1933-11-03 Horowitz
1933-11-04 Myra Hess

1934

The programmes of the following six concerts all appear in one brochure :
1934-01-01 BBC Symphony Orchestra, Isobel Baillie, Doris Owens, Eric Greene, Solomon, Philharmonic Choir, Adrian Boult, Cyril Scott
1934-01-03 BBC Symphony Orchestra, Elsie Suddaby, Stuart Robertson, Jelly d'Aranyi, Aubrey Brain, Philharmonic Choir, Sir Thomas Beecham
1934-01-05 BBC Symphony Orchestra, Browning Mummery, Antonio Brosa, Archie Camden, Adrian Boult
1934-01-08 BBC Symphony Orchestra, Parry Jones, Lionel Tertis, Wireless Chorus, Adrian Boult
1934-01-10 BBC Symphony Orchestra, Muriel Brunskill, Kathleen Long, Sir Landon Ronald
1934-01-12 BBC Symphony Orchestra, Roy Henderson, Helen Perkin, BBC Chorus, Adrian Boult

1934-03-10 Rachmaninoff
1934-03-15 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Jacques Thibaud, Pierre Monteux
1934-04-16 Heinz Unger, Franz Osborn, London Philharmonic Orchestra
1934-04-21 Schnabel, Huberman
1934-04-28 Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Bruno Walter, Vera de Villiers

The programmes of the following six concerts all appear in one brochure :
1934-05-04 London Music Festival, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Boult, Carl Flesch
1934-05-07 London Music Festival, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Boult, Adelheid Armhold, Parry Jones, Arthur Cranmer, Harold Williams, BBC Chorus
1934-05-09 London Music Festival, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Boult, Vladimir Horowitz
1934-05-11 London Music Festival, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Bruno Walter, Emanuel Feuermann
1934-05-14 London Music Festival, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Bruno Walter, Isobel Baillie, Enid Cruickshank, Heddle Nash, Arthur Fear, Philharmonic Choir
1934-05-16 London Music Festival, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Wilhelm Backhaus (with annotations)

1934-05-08 Supervia, Horowitz, Piatigorsky, Ivor Newton

The programmes of the following three concerts all appear on one flyer :
1934-05-29 Finnish National Orchestra, Georg Schnéevoigt
1934-06-01 Finnish National Orchestra, Georg Schnéevoigt, Sigrid Sundgren
1934-06-04 Finnish National Orchestra, Georg Schnéevoigt, Helmi Liukkonen

1934-06-07 Chaliapine
1934-06-15 Emil Kahn, London Symphony Orchestra, Arthur Rubinstein

The programmes of the following eight concerts all appear on one flyer :
1934-10-09 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Vienna Boys Choir
1934-10-23 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Lotte Lehmann
1934-11-06 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Mischa Elman, Harold Bauer
1934-11-27 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Josef Hofmann
1935-01-29 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Elena Gerhardt, Vitya Vronsky, Victor Babin, Kurt Baum, Laelia Finneberg, Gerhard Hüsch
1935-03-26 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Friedrich Wührer, Jelly d'Aranyi, Adila Fachiri, Jo Vincent, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Henry Wood
1935-04-09 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Wilhelm Backhaus

1934-10-13 Myra Hess, Jelly d'Aranyi
Prospectus of Courtauld-Sargent Concerts October 1934-April 1935
Prospectus of Royal Philharmonic Society concerts October 1934-April 1935 (with annotations)

The programmes of the following eight concerts all appear on one flyer :
1934-10-22 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Hamilton Harty
1934-11-05 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Wilhelm Backhaus, Sir Hamilton Harty
1934-11-19 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Vera de Villiers, Albert Coates
1934-12-03 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Hamilton Harty
1935-01-28 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Hans Weisbach
1935-02-18 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Francisz Goldenberg, Dr. Felix Weingartner
1935-03-18 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Emanuel Feuermann, Sir Hamilton Harty
1935-04-08 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Lionel Tertis, Sir Hamilton Harty

1934-10-23 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Lotte Lehmann, Leo Rosenek
Prospectus of BBC Symphony Concerts October 1934-April 1935

The programmes of the following seven concerts all appear in one brochure :
1934-10-27 Schnabel
1934-11-03 Schnabel
1934-11-10 Schnabel
1934-11-17 Schnabel
1934-11-24 Schnabel
1934-12-01 Schnabel
1934-12-08 Schnabel

1934-10-29 Arthur Rubinstein
1934-11-06 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Mischa Elman, Harold Bauer
1934-11-27 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Josef Hofmann

1935
1935-01-16 Horowitz (with reviews & annotations)

The programmes of the following two concerts both appear on one flyer :
1935-01-21 Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Furtwängler
1935-01-22 Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Furtwängler

1935-03-02 Rachmaninoff (with reviews & annotations)
1935-03-15 Heifetz, Emanuel Bay
1935-03-23 Solomon
1935-04-14 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Anthony Pini, Sir Thomas Beecham (with reviews & annotations)
1935-05-07 Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Felix Weingartner, Vera de Villiers (with reviews & annotations)
Prospectus of London Music Festival 1935
1935-05-12 Richard Tauber, Guila Bustabo, Magda Flary
1935-05-20 Toti dal Monte, Montesanto, John McCormack, Erica Morini, Ivor Newton
1935-06-13 Szigeti, Nikita de Magaloff

1936
1936-01-14 Yehudi Menuhin, Hephzibah Menuhin (with reviews)
1936-02-01 Bronislaw Huberman, Siegfried Schultze
1936-03-26 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham
1936-04-09 Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Wilhelm Backhaus (with reviews & annotations)
Prospectus of Sunday Afternoon Orchestral Concerts October-December 1936
1936-10-06 Symphony Concerts, London Symphony Orchestra, Eva Turner, Vera de Villiers, Walter Widdop, Harold Williams, Albert Coates
Prospectus of Courtauld-Sargent Concerts October 1936-April 1937

The programmes of the following four concerts all appear on one flyer :
1936-10-14 Adolf Busch, Rudolf Serkin, Karl Doktor, Hermann Busch, Aubrey Brain
1936-10-26 Adolf Busch, Busch Quartet, Rudolf Serkin
1936-10-30 Adolf Busch, Busch Quartet, Rudolf Serkin
1936-11-02 Adolf Busch, Busch Quartet, Rudolf Serkin

1936-10-15 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham
1936-10-17 Chamber Music Players (with reviews)
1936-10-18 Iturbi

The programmes of the following two concerts both appear on one flyer :
1936-10-19 Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Dr. Felix Weingartner
1936-11-28 Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Oswald Kabasta

1936-10-31 Szigeti, Nikita de Magaloff
1936-11-07 Dresden State Opera Orchestra, Dr. Richard Strauss (with reviews)
1936-12-04 Brailowsky

The programmes of the following two concerts both appear in one brochure :
1936-12-07 Courtauld-Sargent Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Egon Petri, Malcolm Sargent (with reviews)
1936-12-08 Courtauld-Sargent Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Egon Petri, Malcolm Sargent (with reviews)

1937
1937-03-13 Rachmaninoff (with reviews & annotations)
1937-04-01 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonic Choir, Sir Thomas Beecham (with reviews)
1937-05-26 London Music Festival, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini, Heddle Nash (with reviews)
1937-06-02 London Music Festival, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini (with reviews)
1937-06-26 Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Bruno Walter, Elisabeth Schumann
1937-12-02 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham (with reviews)

The programmes of the following two concerts both appear in one brochure :
1937-12-06 Courtauld-Sargent Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Paul Hindemith, Erich Kleiber
1937-12-07 Courtauld-Sargent Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Paul Hindemith, Erich Kleiber

1938
1938-01-19 BBC Symphony Orchestra, Willem Mengelberg (with reviews)
1938-02-05 Lener Quartet (with reviews)
1938-03-12 Rachmaninoff (with reviews)
1938-03-26 Wilhelm Backhaus (with reviews)
1938-03-31 Yehudi Menuhin, Hephzibah Menuhin (with reviews)
1938-04-02 Rachmaninoff, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham (with reviews)
1938-11-03 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Eugène Goossens, Léon Goossens (with reviews)
1938-12-10 Saturday Afternoon Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Arthur Schnabel (with reviews)
1938-12-11 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Rubinstein

1939
1939-03-18 Saturday Afternoon Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Huberman (with reviews & annotations)
1939-03-29 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, William Walton (with reviews)
1939-03-21 Horowitz (with reviews & annotations)
Prospectus of Beethoven concerts May 1939
1939-05-28 Zinka Milanov, Kerstin Thorborg, Koloman von Pataky, Nicola Moscona, BBC Choral Society, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini
1939-11-19 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Louis Kentner, Sidney Beer (with reviews)
1939-11-26 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham (with reviews)
1939-12-17 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham (with reviews)
1939-12-31 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham (with reviews)

1940
1940-01-14 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham (with reviews)
1940-01-28 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Ida Haendel, Sir Adrian Boult (with reviews)
1940-02-04 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Eva Turner, Sir Hamilton Harty (with reviews and letter from Eva Turner dated 1970)
1940-02-11 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Basil Cameron, Pouishnoff (with reviews)
1940-02-25 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Weingartner (with reviews)
1940-02-27 Royal Philharmonic Society, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Weingartner (with reviews)
1940-03-31 Beecham Sunday Concerts, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Noel Mewton-Wood

Unknown year
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Joan Hammond, Tilly Connely, John Tobin
Tuesday Subscription Concerts, Wilhelm Backhaus
Winifred Christie, Max Pirani, London Symphony Orchestra, John Barbirolli
Bronislaw Huberman, Siegfried Schultze
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1932 - 1940
Accumulation Dates
1932 - 1940
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Royal College Of Music, Library
London SW7 2BS
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