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Arthur Sullivan: 'Overture in C (In Memoriam), composed... for the Norwich Festival, Oct. 30th 1866, by Arthur Seymour Sullivan'

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MS. Mus. c. 400

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Autograph full score showing corrections, dated at end 1-10 Oct. 1866. In memoriam the composer's father, who died on 22 Sep 1866. Exhibited as MS. 456 in the Victorian Era Exhibition at Earl's Court, 1897.

Dates

  • 1-10 Oct 1866

Extent

78 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. c. 400

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16683

Abstract

'Overture in C (In Memoriam), composed... for the Norwich Festival, Oct. 30th 1866, by Arthur Seymour Sullivan', 1-10 Oct 1866.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900) was a composer and conductor. See the Grove Music Online for further details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Lot 196 in Sotheby's sale, 13 June 1966. Bequeathed to the Bodleian by John Laidman Stell of Upton-by-Chester, 1977.

Physical Facet

i + 77 pages. Cut by binder. Bound in half morocco at some time after the performance.
Title
Arthur Sullivan: 'Overture In C (In Memoriam), composed... for the Norwich Festival, Oct. 30th 1866, by Arthur Seymour Sullivan'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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