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Collection name College programmes: Box 4, King's College
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Description King's College
Programmes for over 100 events given at King's College, Cambridge between 1882 and 2009. They comprise a mix of concerts organised by the King's College Musical Society, service sheets for the annual Advent Carol Service and the world-famous Nine Lessons and Carols, organ recitals by the Directors of Music, organ scholars and visiting soloists, programmes for the Easter at King's festival, Music at King's and the Dante Quartet residencies. Concerts are usually held in the Chapel, but the College Hall is also used. The list of performers is illustrious, including Directors of Music such as Boris Ord, David Willcocks, Philip Ledger and Stephen Cleobury; past choral scholars Stephen Varcoe, Michael Chance, Andrew Kennedy, alumni John Eliot Gardiner, Andrew Davis and Robert Tear and visiting artists such as Yehudi Menuhin and Mstislav Rostropovich and Sviatoslav Richter.
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Associated People and Organisations Allwood, Ralph - Anderson, John - Auchinloss, Daniel - Bates, Thorpe - BBC Concert Orchestra - BBC Singers - Benson, Garth - Best, Matthew - Bliss, Arthur - Bowman, James - Brett, Oliver - Brett, Philip - Briggs, David - Britten, Benjamin - Bunting, Christopher - Cambridge Granta Singers - Cambridge University Chamber Orchestra - Case, John Carol - Chadwick, Martin - Clayton, Allan - Clayton, Ivor - Cleobury, Stephen - Covey-Crump, Rogers - Dante Quartet - Darke, Harold - Dart, Thurston - Davis, Andrew - Dawson, Lynne - Deller, Alfred - Dr. Mann's Festival Choir - Mann, A.H. - Drake, Julius - Elwes, Gervase - Endymion Ensemble - Evans-Jones, Jonathan - Exton, John - Fallows, David - Field-Hyde, Margaret - Michael Freyhan - Fuchs, Hermann - Gardiner, John Eliot 1943 - George, Alan - Gifford, Gerald - Gilchrist, James - Göttingen University Orchestra - Greene, Harry Plunkett - Harwood, Ian - Heather, Lindsay - Hermes Quartet - Hilliard Ensemble - Hurford, Peter 1930 - Jenkins, Lyn - Johnston, Guy - Jones, Dilys - Jones, Geraint - Kendall, William - Andrew Kennedy - King's College Chapel Choir - King's College Choir - King's College Musical Society - King's Singers (The) - Kirkby, Emma - Koshitz, Alexander - Lang, Gerhard - Langridge, Philip - Ledger, Philip - Leppard, Raymond 1927 - MacIntyre, Stuart - Maunder, Richard - Menuhin Festival Orchestra - Menuhin, Yehudi - Milford, Marion - Mobbs, Kenneth - Monteverdi Choir - Morrish, Robin - Neary, Alice - Nicholas, Emily - Nicholls, Agnes - Oppenheim, Hans - Ord, Boris - Oxford University Musical Club and Union - Pears, Peter - Philharmonia Chorus - Philharmonia Orchestra 1945 - Philomusica of London - Pinder, Margaret - Preston, Simon - Prime Brass - Radcliffe, Philip - Rawlins, Bessie - Richter, Sviatoslav - Robinson, Christopher - Rogers, Nigel - Rose, Matthew - Rostropovich, Mstislav - Rowlinson, Mark - Rozario, Patricia - Runnett, Brian - Sadler, Ian - Seaman, Christopher - Solomon String Quartet - St. John's College Cambridge Choir - Standage, Simon - Steele-Perkins, Crispian - Taggart, Jenny - Tear, Robert - Tenebrae - Terry, David - Tilney, Colin - Tinayre, Yves - Tomes, Susan - Trinity College Chapel Choir - Trotter, Thomas - Ukranian National Choir - Varcoe, Stephen - Vienna Boys' Choir - Watkins, Huw - Watts, Andrew - Watts, Helen - Webb-Peploe, Hanmer - Willcocks, David - Wills, Arthur - Winpenny, Tom - Winton, Frank -
Associated Places King's College, Cambridge King's College Chapel, Cambridge Great St. Mary's Church, Cambridge University of Cambridge: Senate House Leys School, Cambridge
Associated Times 19th century - late Victorian 1876-1899 20th century - early 1900-1930 20th century - mid 1931-1970 20th century - late 1971-1999 21st century
Associated Content Analytical Notes Orchestra Lists Programme notes Handbills
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