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Collection Title Manchester International Organ Festival (1978)
Unique Identifier RQ780.64 ME641
Description This is a bound programme containing all the information for the concerts as part of the Manchester International Organ Festival, 1-9 September 1978. The venues for the concerts are Manchester Town Hall, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester Cathedral, Birchfields, St. Ann's Church, St. Phillip's Church and the Univeristy of Manchester.
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Date range of collection 1978 - 1978
Associated People or Organisations Manchester International Organ Festival -
Associated Places Birchfields, Manchester Manchester Manchester Cathedral Royal Northern College of Music St. Ann’s Church, Manchester St. Phillip's Church, Manchester Town Hall, Manchester University of Manchester
Associated Times 20th century - late 1971-1999
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Associated Content Photographs Analytical Notes Word books

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Henry Watson Music Library

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Collections Overview The Henry Watson Music Library is named after Dr. Henry Watson, a renowned composer and teacher born in nearby Accrington. After his death in 1911 he bequeathed the contents of his private library to the care of Manchester City Council. Watson's original collection (some 16,700 volumes) has been supplemented by many important donations and acquisition since and has grown into one of the largest collections of music in any public library.
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