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The Boyd Neel Orchestra at the Wellington Town Hall, 1947

Reference Number: 1/2-100173-G

The Boyd Neel orchestra in the Wellington Town Hall standing to receive the audience's ovation after the premiere of Douglas Lilburn's composition "diversions". Douglas Lilburn is standing in the foreground. Photograph taken 9 July 1947 by an unknown photographer for the New Zealand Free Lance.1st violins: Frederick Grinke (leader), Breta Graham, Matty Bosch, Violet Palmer, Vivien Dixon, Alfred de Reyghere.2nd violins: Kathleen Sturdy, Joyce Juler, Sylvia Cleaver, Bryan FairfaxViolas: Max Gilbert, Samuel Rosenheim, Molly PanterDouble Bases: Charles Gray, Julian HemingwayManagement: Doinall Dhu O'Connor

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1 image, related to Alfred de Reyghere, Doinall Dhu O'Connor, Douglas Gordon Lilburn, Frederick Grinke, Breta Graham, Matty Bosch, Violet Palmer, Vivien Dixon, Kathleen Sturdy, Joyce Juler, Sylvia Cleaver, Bryan Fairfax, Max Gilbert, Samuel Rosenheim, Molly Panter, Peter Beaven, Paul Ward, Phyllis Woodward, Charles Gray, Julian Hemingway, Boyd Neel Orchestra, Wellington Town Hall, City halls, Audiences, Orchestra - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Musicians - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

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New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00079 (849 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures785. Orchestras (PFP-019606)

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