RepositorySpecial Collections Archives (GB 0029)
Ref NoBDC 5/48/2
Extent1 file
TitleThe Blue Concerts in Glasgow, London and Lisbon
DescriptionThis file relates to the 'Blue' concerts in Glasgow, London and Lisbon. There are various documents relating to The National Review of Live Art in Glasgow, where a 'Blue' concert took place, including a flyer, an information sheet, a street plan of Glasgow and details of hotels. There is also correspondence with Jill Scott at 'new moves' about a contract for the concert in Glasgow, including a letter of agreement. Other items related to the 'Blue' concert in Glasgow include an invoice for expenses, a floor plan [possibly of The Arches, the venue of the concert] and a customer claims form seeking compensation for a late train. Also present are details of accommodation and travel for the performers, including photocopies of train tickets.

Other documents in this file relate to the Lisbon concert. There is correspondence with Sabino Martiradonna, who organised and promoted the 'Blue' concerts in Europe, about dates for the concert and requirements for the concert including equipment lists, stage requirements, details of the musicians and participants and their fees. Other related documents include details of flights, insurance costs and details about the credits on the programme for the concert.

There is also a letter from Pedro Penha asking to use 'Blue' in an exhibition by ABRACO. Other items of interest include a letter expressing interest in using 'Blue' at the Austrian Film Commission, interest in a Jarman retrospective in Germany, and a letter from Sabino suggesting some changes which could be made for the Rome concert, following the Milan concert.

Other documents relate to a 'Blue' concert at the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London. There is artwork advertising the concert and equipment lists for the concert. Related to this is a photocopy of a newspaper cutting from the independent advertising the concert at the QEH. There is also some correspondence with 'Serious Speakout' about a concert at the South Bank and about publicising 'Blue' at an exhibition of Yves Klein's work.
LanguageEnglish and Italian
FormatPrinted material
Access StatusOpen
Creator_NameMackay; James (1954- ); producer
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