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Lessons and pieces for pianoforte copied over several years in a book bought from Longman and Broderip

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MS. Mus. d. 179

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Includes:

(fol. 1) Key to musical notation;

(fols. 2v-8) Instructors' copies of pieces, with fingering;

(fols. 9-36) Dances, songs and other movements for pianoforte in the owner's hand: composers named are: Storace, Country Dance (fol. 9v); Pleyall, sic for Pleyel (?), Rondo, (fol. 13) and Miss Boyne, 'March and quick step' (fol. 16v).

Loose pieces, both manuscript and printed, pasted into the back of the volume.

(fols. 31-50) are blank.

Dates

  • 1782-1792

Extent

52 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. d. 179].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. d. 179

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16716

Overview

Lessons and pieces for pianoforte copied over several years in a book bought from Longman and Broderip, 1782-1792.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, 1932.
Title
Lessons and pieces for pianoforte copied during several years in a book bought from Longman and Broderip
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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