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Music of Percy Sherwood

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Music exercises, sketches, drafts and fair copies of compositions by Percy Sherwood; autographs and professional copies.

Dates

  • 1871-1938, n.d.

Extent

2.86 linear metres (25 boxes)

Language of Materials

English, German

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Mus. b. 37].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Mus. b.37-40, c.404-416, d.260, e.47 and f.39-52

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13865

Overview

Music composed by Percy Sherwood, with sketches and drafts, 1871-1938.

Biographical / Historical

Percy Sherwood (1866-1939) was an Anglo-German composer, pianist and teacher. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by the Revd David Greene (1936-2008), 1978.

Related Materials

See also other music by Percy Sherwood, donated by Michael Jones (MSS. Mus. b.394-399) and additional papers and memorabilia (MSS. 15743/1-3).

Bibliography

  • Joseph Spooner, booklet accompanying CD Percy Sherwood: Complete works for cello and piano. Toccata Classics, 2012 [TOCC 0145].
Title
Music of Percy Sherwood
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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