File RMCM/E/4/19 - General correspondence 1961/2

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General correspondence 1961/2


  • Aug 1961-Jul 1962 (Creation)

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20 folders

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General correspondence of Cox and Brierley. Subjects and correspondents include students, alumni and staff (including references); potential students; maintenance and equipment; collaboration with other bodies including the Residential College of Further Education, Preston, Chetham's, and the BBC; advertisements; the Associated Board; lists of those taking entrance & advisory auditions; purchase of instruments; election of Claud Biggs as Professor Emeritus; Miss Rosa d'A. Blumberg; the proposed new College of music; local authority grants and scholarships; subscriptions; examinations; Leonard Behrens; instruments; arrangements for lectures and masterclasses; collaboration with other institutions including the Guildhall, Northern School of Music and the Hallé concerts society; maintenance and equipment; proposed purchase of a house for use as a students' hostel; financial matters including superannuation and subscriptions; lectures and concerts given by MICA; the proposed new College of Music; John Ogdon's success in the Tchaikovsky prize; the performance of "Pelleas and Melisande"; the College President; collaboration with other institutions including the Regional College of Art, RAM, Royal College of Advanced Technology; publicity for the performances of "Pelleas and Melisande"; arrangements for Review Week; grants and scholarships from local education authorities; financial matters.

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