Music Manuscripts of Robert Bruce Montgomery
Montgomery's music manuscripts, consisting of:
- Film music
- Choral works with orchestra
- Orchestral and band works
- Shorter choral works
- Songs and revue numbers
- Chamber music
- Piano music (one and two pianos)
- Organ music
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Mus. a. 4].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Mus. a. 4, b. 47-89, c. 438-447, c. 453
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13646
Biographical / Historical
Robert Bruce Montgomery (1921-1978) was a detective novelist under the pseudonym of Edmund Crispin, and composer in his own name. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
A full description is available in the Library.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The manuscripts were given to the Library in 1986.
- Music Manuscripts of Robert Bruce Montgomery
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description