Collection Man-Mus - Music in Manchester: various papers

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GB GB1179 Man-Mus


Music in Manchester: various papers


  • 1828-1999 (Creation)

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36 files

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Collection started January 2003 to draw together miscellaneous items donated to the RNCM and its predecessor institutions which broadly relate to musical life in Manchester during the lifetime of the Colleges or to notable figures with College connections.

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Artificial collection of miscellaneous items given to the College reflecting aspects of musical life in the Greater Manchester area. Includes photographs of Manchester Womens' Orchestra, autograph books, letters from Charles Halle to a number of correspondents, letters and papers of other composers and musicians.

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WickhaS, 25/02/2003. Revised by Roberthe, 21/12/2011.




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