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Drafts and working papers for 'The Lambton worm', opera by Robert Sherlaw Johnson to libretto by Anne Ridler

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Drafts and working papers for 'The Lambton worm', opera by Robert Sherlaw Johnson to libretto by Anne Ridler.

Dates

  • 1976-1977

Extent

0.88 Linear metres (7 volumes)

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Mus. b. 36, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Mus. b. 36, d. 239-244 and e. 42

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13767

Overview

Drafts and working papers for Robert Sherlaw Johnson's opera 'The Lambton worm', composed 1976-1977.

Biographical / Historical

Robert Sherlaw Johnson (1932-2000) was a composer and pianist. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Anne Ridler (1912-2001) was a librettist and translator. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by the composer, 1978.

Related Materials

The autograph full score of the opera is at MS. Mus. b. 513.
Title
Drafts and working papers for 'The Lambton worm', opera by Robert Sherlaw Johnson
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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