Collection P - Programmes

Identity area

Reference code

GB GB1179 P

Title

Programmes

Date(s)

  • 1839-1981 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

2 boxes

Context area

Name of creator

(unknown)

Biographical history

Archival history

An artificial collection, compiled in part possibly from donations from the Behrens family and from Ena Mitchell.

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Content and structure area

Scope and content

A miscellaneous collection of programmes from a range of venues, concerts and performers. Venues and promoters include: His Majesty's Theatre, Crystal Palace, Sacred Harmonic Society Nottingham, Stalybridge Harmonic Society, Winter Gardens Bournemouth, Harrison Concerts Birmingham, Blundellsands, Blackpool Musical Festival, Sam Vickers Operatic Concerts, Liverpool Philharmonic Society, Bradford Subscription Concerts, Birmingham Festival, Brand Lane Concerts, National Gallery Concerts, Royal Festival Hall, Royal Albert Hall, Mary Wakefield Westmorland Festival, Three Choirs Festival. Performers include Paderewski, Anna Pavlova, Cortot, Nellie Melba, Rachmaninoff, Boult, Beecham, Petri, Schnabel, Holst, Szigeti, Rosenthal, Ena Mitchell, D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, Sargent, Barbirolli, LSO, Clara Butt, Moiseiwitsch, Rubinstein Some programmes have reviews, and a few are autographed by the performers.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Duplicates have been discarded.

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System of arrangement

Chronologically.

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Conditions governing access

Open

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Printed

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

GB1179

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

WickhaS, 27/08/2004

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