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British national Opera Company
Dates: 1922 / 1929
Organisation: British national Opera Company
Short Biography: Founded 1922. Founded from members of Beecham's opera company. Profesisonal opera company, with performances in London and provinces. Later changed name to "Covent garden opera company" (which closed in 1938).

Collection Descriptions

A. L. Bacharach collection: Box 7 (1923-26) (Bodleian Library, Music Library)
The 7th of 13 boxes of handbills and programmes, forming the collection of the nutritionist and writer on music A. L....
Barbirolli collection (1897-1980) (Royal Academy of Music, Library)
A collection of 14 folders of programmes from the conductor and cellist, John Barbirolli, from 1897 to 1980. The ear...
Edinburgh Kings Theatre: Box 1 (1907-37) (National Library of Scotland, Music Collections)
Edinburgh King's Theatre: Box 1 (1907-1937) Collection of ca. 150 miscellaneous programmes from the Edinburgh King's...
English Provinces: Bradford: British National Opera Company (1925-1929) (Royal College Of Music, Library)
A collection of 27 programmes from the British National Opera Company, from 1925 to 1929. The programmes contain syn...
English Provinces: Manchester: Opera House (1923-1978) (Royal College Of Music, Library)
A collection of 45 programmes from the Opera House, from 1923 to 1978. The majority of programmes are from events gi...
Kathleen Markwell Box 2: London and UK programmes (1907-33) (Royal College Of Music, Library)
The second of four boxes of material forming the collection of the English pianist Kathleen Markwell, containing hand...
Kings Theatre, Edinburgh: Box 1 (1910-94) (Edinburgh Central Library, Music Library)
Concert Programmes King's Theatre: Box 1 of 3 (1910-94) Collection of ca. 75 miscellaneous programmes, flyers, poste...
Lee Thistlethwaite archive: concert programmes collection (Cambridge University Library, Music Department)
Lee Thistlethwaite (1885 – 1973) was a cotton trader and manufacturer based in Manchester and semi-professional bar...
London: King's Theatre and His/Her Majesty's Theatre (1823-) (Royal College Of Music, Library)
A collection of programmes from the King's Theatre, His Majesty's Theatre and Her Majesty's Theatre. The collection ...
London: Theatres Go-H (1905-) (Royal College Of Music, Library)
A collection of programmes from London theatres beginning "Go" to "H". Concerts: This collection contains a fe...
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council