The Royal Academy of Music collections offer scholars and performers an exciting opportunity to engage with some of the great figures of our musical past. An example of this is the Sir Charles Mackerras Collection.

This is an outstanding research resource for those interested in performance history. The marked scores and orchestral parts contained in the collection are a valuable guide to music making throughout the late 20th and early 21st centuries. To access this collection, please contact the Librarian (

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