EXCELSIOR GLEE PARTY
Excelsior Glee Party fonds.
1929 - 1951.
0.125 m of textual records.
Organized in 1929 by conductor Glyndwr Jones, the
Glee Party was a male chorus which entertained Calgary
district audiences from its inception until 1941, when
disbanded during World War II. Reorganized under the
of Frederick L. Newnham in 1947, the chorus, in addition
regular musical concerts, presented a series of radio
in 1948. F. L. Newnham was followed as conductor by
Mossop in 1949.
Fonds consists of correspondence, concert programs,
newsclippings of articles about the chorus, financial
chorus constitution and photographs.
Donated by Evelyn de Mille
Text in English.
No restrictions on access.
File level inventory available at repository.
Additional archival material located at Glenbow Archives, Calgary, Alberta.