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Music archive of Gordon Crosse

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The archive comprises autographs of complete works, fragments and sketches of music composed by Gordon Crosse. There is also a small number of material in copyists' hands and proofs annotated by the composer. Many of the works include commisioning information and details of first performances.

Dates

  • 1955-2010, n.d.

Extent

7.0 Linear metres (58 physical shelfmarks)

Conditions Governing Access

Some material is closed.

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. 12518/1].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Mus. b.403-446 and c.692-705

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12518

Overview

Collection of autograph manuscripts of music by Gordon Crosse.

Biographical / Historical

Gordon Crosse (b. 1937) is a British composer. For details of his life and work see Oxford Music Online.

Arrangement

Items in the archive follow the traditional order for musical works. Within categories, compositions are listed in chronological order.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Gordon Crosse, June 2017.
Title
Catalogue of the music archive of Gordon Crosse (b. 1937)
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Margaret Czepiel
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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