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Saint Mary's University Baroque Opera Orchestra fonds
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- Graphic material
- Textual record
- Moving images
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- Saint Mary's University. Baroque Opera Orchestra
Physical description area
8.5 cm of textual and graphic materials
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Name of creator
The Baroque Opera Orchestra at Saint Mary's University produced mainly versions of operas by Handel. The Orchestra was led by History Professor George Young, and many of the performers were members of the SMU community (faculty, etc). Productions staged by the Orchestra included "Rinaldo" (1986), "Giulio Cesare" (1998), and "Alcina" (1999).
Scope and content
Fonds consists of material relating to three productions staged by the Baroque Orchestra. Includes musical scores, promotional material, scripts, and DVDs of the final performances.
Immediate source of acquisition
Fonds donated to the Archives by George Young of the History Department.
Fonds arranged by series.
Some oversized material (posters) is stored separately.