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Ralph Vaughan Williams: 'Sancta Civitas', oratorio for tenor, baritone, chorus, semi-chorus and orchestra

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MS. Mus. b. 14

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Autograph sketch, described by the composer as 'fairly complete' (p. i). x + 60 pages. Printed in an arrangement for piano by Havergal Brian in 1925.

Dates

  • [1925]

Extent

70 pages

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. b. 14

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16551

Overview

Ralph Vaughan Williams: 'Sancta Civitas', oratorio for tenor, baritone, chorus, semi-chorus and orchestra, [1925].

Biographical / Historical

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) was a composer, teacher, writer and conductor. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by the composer, 1926.
Title
Ralph Vaughan Williams: 'Sancta Civitas', oratorio for tenor, baritone, chorus, semi-chorus and orchestra
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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