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Collection name Hans Keller Archive concert programmes. Box BBC/F4: Non-BBC 1958 - 1969
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Description Box containing programmes for concerts (not associated with the BBC) for which Keller wrote notes for some or all of the works in the concert. In many cases the original typescripts are also available. They span 1958-1969.

Box BBC/F4: Non-BBC 1958 - 1969

18/03/1958, Wigmore Hall, Tibor Varga. Notes:Varga biography; Schoenberg, Phantasy, op. 47; Seiber, Concert Piece.
19/11/1960, Wigmore Hall, Dorian Singers, Amici String Quartet, Portia Wind Ensemble, Janet Craxton, John Williams, Sophie Wyss, Ilona Kabos. Essay: Matyas Seiber: master of music.
07/01/1962, Victoria and Albert Museum, Amadeus String Quartet, Thea King. Notes for Haydn, String quartet in G major, op. 76 no. 1; Mozart, Clarinet quintet in A major, K. 581; Schubert, String quartet in D minor, Death and the maiden.
31/05/1962, Royal Festival Hall, BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Chorus, Dorothy Dorow, Johanna Peters, Hughes Cuenod, Roger Stalman, Sebastian Shaw. Notes for Schoenberg, Variations, op. 31. (Part of ISCM festival 1962).
18/04/1963, Royal Festival Hall, London Philharmonic Orchestra, John Pritchard, Peter Pears. Notes for Schoenberg, Verklärte Nacht, op. 4.
22/11/1963, Royal Festival Hall. Notes for Britten, Gloriana,
12/12/1963, Royal Festival Hall, London Symphony Orchestra, Benjamin Britten, Heather Harper, Peter Pears, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Bach Choir, Highgate School Boys' Choir, London Boy Singers. Notes for Britten, War Requiem.
May-64, Amsterdam. Notes for Britten, War Requiem.
Feb-67, Australia. Notes for Schoenberg, Chamber symphony, op. 9.
05/03/1967, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Amadeus String Quartet. Notes for Haydn, Quartet in C major, op. 76 no. 3, Emperor; Mozart, Quartet in D major, K. 499; Beethoven, Quartet in C major, op. 59 no. 3 , Rasumovsky.
27/11/1967, Queen Elizabeth Hall, English Chamber Orchestra, Amadeus String Quartet, Peter Pears, Benjamin Britten. Notes for Introductory essay on the EBU and broadcasting.
21/01/1968, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Cremona String Quartet. Notes for Haydn, Quartet in C major, op. 54 no. 2; Schubert, Quartet in A minor, D. 804; Beethoven, Quartet in F minor, op. 95.
28/10/1968, Sweden, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Notes for Schoenberg, Jacob's Ladder.
22/01/1969, Royal Festival Hall, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Klemperer, Margaret Price, Yvonne Minton. Notes for Mendelssohn, Overture Fingal's Cave; Symphony no. 3 in A minor, Scottish; Overture and Incidental Music to "A Midsummer Night's Dream".
02/04/1969, Royal Festival Hall, English Chamber Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim, Jacqueline Du Pré. Notes for Elgar, Serenade for Strings; Haydn, Cello concerto in D major; Stravinsky, Concerto for strings; Haydn, Symphony no. 83 in G minor.

Date range 1958 - 1969
Associated People and Organisations Amadeus String Quartet - Amici String Quartet - Bach Choir - Barenboim, Daniel - BBC Chorus - BBC Symphony Orchestra - Britten, Benjamin - Craxton, Janet - Cremona String Quartet - Hughes Cuenod - Dorian Singers - Dorow, Dorothy - du Pré, Jacqueline - English Chamber Orchestra - Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich - Harper, Heather - Highgate School Boys Choir - Kabos, Ilona - King, Thea - Klemperer, Otto - David Littaur - London Boy Singers - London Philharmonic Orchestra - London Symphony Orchestra - Minton, Yvonne - New Philharmonia Orchestra - Pears, Peter - Peters, Johanna - Philomusica of London - Portia Wind Ensemble - Price, Margaret - Pritchard, John - Sebastian Shaw - Stalman, Roger - Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra - Varga, Tibor - Williams, John - Wyss, Sophie -
Associated Places Amsterdam Australia Queen Elizabeth Hall Royal Festival Hall Sweden Victoria and Albert Museum Wigmore Hall
Associated Times 20th century - mid 1931-1970
Associated Content Analytical Notes Brochures Musical Examples Orchestra Lists Photographs Programme notes
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