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Op. 28, no. 3, with a sketch and thematic list of movements for Op. 43, Easter 1853, 28 Jun 1864

MS. Sterndale Bennett 10

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Comprises (in brown paper wrapper):

  1. Op. 28, no. 3/A.1, Capriccio for piano in A minor. Autograph, signed and dated 'Southampton Easter 1853' with Bennett's original title 'Bagatelle' at top and instructions to the engraver throughout.
  2. Op. 43/A.6, Symphony in G minor. Sketch of Rondo Finale on 2 staves, signed and dated 28 Jun 1864.
  3. Op. 43, Symphony in G minor. 'Thematic list of mov[emen]ts'.

Williamson references as noted in the scope and content list.


  • Creation: Easter 1853, 28 Jun 1864


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Sterndale Bennett 10

Biographical / Historical

A note on wrapper records the purchase of the manuscript by H.R. Rore from William Dorrell. A note on inserted envelope identifies Dorrell as a student at the Royal Academy of Music. Both notes are in the hand of J.R. Sterndale Bennett.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom