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Handel and Haydn Society (Boston, Mass.)


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Handel and Haydn Society Records

 Collection — Container: MS 5084
Call Number: MS 5084
Abstract This collection dates from 1815-2011 and documents the founding and development of the Handel and Haydn Society whose mission it is to promote the appreciation and performance of classical music. In particular, the collection documents the Society’s growth from a group of local Boston merchants to that of the oldest continuing performance arts organization in the United States. Records consist of correspondence, annual reports, meeting minutes, presidential addresses, and scrapbooks. Programs,...
Dates: 1808-2011; Majority of material found in 1815-1995