Photograph of the Oxford Bach Choir performing the B Minor Mass in the Sheldonian Theatre

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Original catalogue by Judith Priestman; EAD version by Harriet Costelloe
2016


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Shelfmark: MS. Photogr. c. 553
Title: Photograph of the Oxford Bach Choir performing the B Minor Mass in the Sheldonian Theatre
Dates of Creation: 12 May 1935
Extent: 1 item
Language(s) of Material: English



Biographical/Historical

The Oxford Bach Choir was founded in 1896 by a group of professional and amateur musicians in Oxford. The performance photographed was part of the Oxford Music Festival, celebrating the 250th anniversary of the birth of Bach and Handel.


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Provenance unknown, via the Bodleian’s Music department, 2011.


Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Photogr. c. 553


Access Point(s)

Oxford Bach Choir | 1896- | choir

University of Oxford -- Music


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