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Music Manuscripts of Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen

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Autograph music manuscripts of Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen. Most of the works are unpublished.

Dates

  • 1878-1934

Extent

5 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Mus. b. 45].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Mus. b. 45, f. 56-9

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13637

Biographical / Historical

Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen (1852-1935) was a composer and conductor. 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 bought from Kenneth Mummery in 1983.
Title
Music Manuscripts of Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom