Music Collected by the Blount Family, Mapledurham
Music collected during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries by the Blount family at Mapledurham. Most of the music consists of English, Italian and French songs and operatic arias, late seventeenth to early eighteenth century. Parts for one or two voices, bass line, and (rarely) other accompaniments are given in score. Some teaching notes are included.
- 18th-19th cent.
Language of Materials
English, Italian, and French
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Mus. d. 246].
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MSS. Mus. d. 246-58, e. 43-6
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 12803
Biographical / Historical
Blount family at Mapledurham.
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- Music Collected by the Blount Family, Mapledurham
- Emily Tarrant
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