Music Manuscripts of Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen
Autograph music manuscripts of Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen. Most of the works are unpublished.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Mus. b. 45].
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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.
- Music Manuscripts of Sir Frederic Hymen Cowen
- Emily Tarrant
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