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Papers of the Oxford and District Subscription Concerts Society

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Collection of materials relating to the Oxford and District Subscription Concert Society, including the Society's constitution, financial statements and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1968-1988, n.d.

Extent

1.1 linear metres (6 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. 10609/1].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. 10609/1-6; Mus. 311 c. 21

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10609

Abstract

Papers of the Oxford and District Subscription Concerts Society, 1968-1988, n.d.

Biographical / Historical

The Oxford and District Subscription Concerts Society aimed to promote and develop public education in and appreciation of the presentation of public concerts and recitals. The Oxford Subscription Concerts was founded in 1920 under the Chairmanship of Sir Hugh Allen, the then Heather Professor of Music at the University of Oxford and the Director of the Royal College of Music in London.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated, 27 September 1996.

Separated Materials

Concert programmes from this archive will be added to the Bodleian collection of concert programmes (Mus. 311 c. 21) with details entered into the Concert Programmes Database.
Title
Catalogue of the papers of the Oxford and District Subscription Concerts Society
Status
Published
Author
Finding aid prepared by Jen Patterson
Date
2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom