Monteverdi's 'Orpheus' and 'Coronation of Poppaea'
Scores and parts of two operas by Claudio Monteverdi transcribed and edited by J. A. Westrup for Oxford University Opera Club productions of 1925 and 1927.
4 boxes (0.55 linear metres)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Mus. c. 419].
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MSS. Mus. c. 419-423
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 16693
Monteverdi's 'Orpheus' and 'Coronation of Poppaea', 1925-1927.
Biographical / Historical
Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) was an Italian composer. See the Grove Music Online for further details.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by Lady Westrup through Albi Rosenthal, 1976.
- Monteverdi's 'Orpheus' and 'Coronation of Poppaea'
- EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
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