Works of Sir Hubert Parry
Drafts, fair copies, and copies used by printers of Sir Hubert Parry's works, mostly incomplete. Unpublished works are included. The collection consists of:
- Choral works with orchestral accompaniment
- Music for Greek plays
- Other vocal music
- Orchestral works
- Chamber music
- Works for pianoforte, organ, violin, and cello
- Drafts of The Art of Music (London : Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner, 1893)
Language of Materials
English and Latin
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Mus. b. 20].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Mus. b. 20-24, b. 26, c. 94-95, c. 101, c. 109-117, c. 119-133, c. 135-138, d. 222-223
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7906, 7914, 8835
Biographical / Historical
Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry (1848-1918) was a composer and musical writer. 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 collection was given to the Library, 1952-1958.
- Works of Sir Hubert Parry
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description