Programmes

Scope and Content

These include;

1946, 19 Apr, Easter concert, Liverpool Philharmonic Society

1946, 12 Jul, Glyndebourne Opera, The Rape of Lucretia

1946, 3 Oct, Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam, The Rape of Lucretia

1947, 18 Jun, English Opera Group, Glyndebourne, Albert Herring, dress rehearsal

1947, 20 Jun, English Opera Group, Glyndebourne, Albert Herring

1947, Jul 29, Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam, English Opera Group, The Rape of Lucretia (2 copies)

1947, 9-27 Aug, Lucerne semaines musicales internationales, general programme

1947, 8-18 Oct, Covent Garden Royal Opera House season, general programme

1948, 17 Apr, Nancy Evans contralto, Celebrity concert, Hull

1948, 24-29 May, English Opera Group, The Beggar's Opera, The Arts Theatre of Cambridge

1948, 26-31 Jul, English Opera Group, Albert Herring, The Arts Theatre of Cambridge

1948, Oct 19, Nancy Evans, Southampton and District Music Club

1949, 8 Dec, The Christmas Oratorio, Wednesbury, Nancy Evans contralto

1950, 16-22 Apr, Anglo-Turkish Musical Festival

1951, 21, Mar, Tippett: A child of our time and Wagner: The Mastersingers of Nuremberg, Leeds Philharmonic Society

1951, 22 Oct-17 Nov, Covent Garden Royal Opera House season, general programme

1953, 9-13 Jun, Luton Coronation Pageant, Nancy Evans (Queen Elizabeth)

1954, 5-10 Three Choirs Festival , Worcester (1st performance of This Day by Vaughan Williams)

1956, 20 Nov, Birmingham, incl. Vaughan Williams, Hodie, Nancy Evans soprano (flyer)

1958, 19 Sep Funeral Service of Vaughan Williams

1958, 18 Nov, Honegger: King David and Howells: Hymnus Paradisi, Birmingham

1959, 23 Oct, Macnaghten concerts, The Arts Council of Great Britain, London

1961, 18 Mar, The Dream of Gerontius, Bexleyheath, Nancy Evans mezzo-soprano

1963, 23 Nov, Reigate and Redhill Choral Society, Nancy Evans, soprano

1964, 24 Nov, Vaughan Williams: Five Tudor Portraits and Honegger: A Christmas Cantata, Eton College

1968, 3-4 May, Albert Herring, North East Essex Technical College and School of Art, Colchester

1968, 8 May, Composer's Forum III, Malcolm Williamson, Royal Manchester College of Music (2 copies)

1972, 28 Apr, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Snape Maltings

1972, 6 Jul, Honegger: King David, Wangford Festival, Blythburgh Church

1974, 15 Jun, Manzoni Requiem, North East Essex Technical College and School of Art

1974, 24, 26 Aug, Albert Herring, English Opera Group, Snape Maltings

1977, 7-15 Jun, English Music Theatre, Sadler's Wells Theatre, Albert Herring

1977, 24 Mar, Peter Grimes, Royal Opera House Covent Garden

1979, 5 Mar, Billy Budd, Royal Opera House Covent Garden

1980, 22 Jun, Birthday Banquet, Maltings Marquee Snape

1981, 25 Jul-9 Aug, Buxton Festival

1983/84, winter season, English National Opera at the London Coliseum, The Rape of Lucretia

1984, The 8th Annual Chancellor's Festival of Music, University of Missouri-Columbia

1985, 12 Feb, Façade, Aldeburgh in London, Drapers' Hall (2 copies)

1985, 11, 13, 17 and 21 Jun, Nancy Evans-Eric Crozier, four informal programmes, Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh

1986, 4-5 May, Warsaw (?), Albert Herring

1987/88 season, English National Opera at the London Coliseum, Billy Budd

1987, Nov, The Beggar's Opera, Koblenz, Germany

1988, 22/23 Oct, Let's Make an Opera, Jubilee Opera, Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh

1988, 6 Dec, A night at the pleasure gardens, Vauxhall, London

1989, 1 May, Albert Herring, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

1989, 3 May onwards, Peter Grimes, Kent Opera

1989, Feb-Apr, Strauss: Die Frau ohne Schatten, Welsh National Opera, England

1990s

1990 Festival Season, Glimmerglass Opera

1990, Feb-Mar, The Rape of Lucretia, Opera Theatre Company, Ireland

[1990], 19 Mar, A lunchtime recital to celebrate NE's 75th birthday, Baptist Chapel, Aldeburgh

1990, 5 May, Albert Herring (photocopy, programme in German)

1990, 14 May, Royal Festival Hall, London, Gabriel Pierné The Children's Crusade (2 copies)

1990, 14-15 Sep, Albert Herring, Suffolk Chamber Opera, Bury St Edmunds

1991, 26 Oct- 17 Nov, Canadian Opera Company, Toronto, Albert Herring

1991/1992 season, Aug/Dec, at the London Coliseum, Billy Budd, English National Opera

1992/1993 winter season, Opera North, Billy Budd

1994, 18 Sep, Plymouth Congregational Church, Minnesota, work performed in memory of EC

1994, 19 Sep, A service of blessing and thanksgiving for the life of Eric Crozier, Great Glemham

1995, Mar 17, EC memorial concert, Aldeburgh parish church (3 copies)

1995, Jun, Peter Grimes, Wellington City Opera, New Zealand (with press reviews)

1997, 15-23 Nov, Peter Grimes, Teatro Real, Spain

1997, Dec, Paul Bunyan, The Royal Opera, Snape, London and King's Lynn

1998, Feb-Apr, Billy Budd, Welsh National Opera (2 copies)

1999, 29 Jan, The Aldeburgh Connection presents A Poulenc Soirée, Canada

1999, 7 Mar, The Aldeburgh Connection presents Matinée musicale, Canada (with reviews in the Canadian press and correspondence, 1998-1999)

Undated

8-16 June, Holland, Koninklijk Conservatorium and Utrechts Conservatorium, Albert Herring

Henry Wood Promenade Concerts programmes

Season programmes: Promenade concerts 1944, 1945, 1948, 1949, 1952, 1955, Winter series 1947, 1952

Concert programmes 9 Jan 1947, 18 Jan 1949, 10 Jan 1950, 5 Sep 1950, 9 Jan 1951, 25 Aug 1951, 28 Aug 1951, 15 Jan 1952, 28 Aug 1952, 1 Sep 1953 (2 copies), 17 Aug 1954, 19 Jan 1955, 15 Aug 1955, 25 Jul 1960, 10 Aug 1962

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