Collection OF/46 - University of Strathclyde Director of Music records

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GB 249 OF/46


University of Strathclyde Director of Music records


  • 1964 - 2012 (Creation)

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The post of Music Organiser was created in 1980. In 1985 the name of the post was changed to Director of Music. The post was responsible for the direction of a wide range of student and staff choirs, orchestras and ensembles, together with teaching and the promotion of a professional concert series at the University. The post was held by Alan Tavener. In 2012, the post was discontinued.

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Calendars of musical events, 1980-2011; concert programmes and leaflets, 1964-2011; membership lists, 1987-2000; photographs c. 1980s-2007; recordings of concerts, 1987-2008; papers relating to pipe organ in Barony Hall, 2001-2008.

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Membership lists are restricted in compliance with the UK General Data Protection Regulation and the Data Protection Act 1998. Otherwise no access restrictions.

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  • English

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