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Herbert Norman Howells: 'Haec dies', motet for SSATB

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MS. Mus. c. 436

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Motet for unaccompnied SSATB chorus composed c 1918 for Westminster Cathedral, and first performed there at Compline on Easter Day, 1918 (Westminster Cathedral Chronicle, 1918). Score in the hand of an unidentified Westminster Cathedral copyist, active there between at least 1915 and 1927. Published from this manuscript, Croydon, 1992.

Dates

  • [1918]

Extent

6 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. c. 436].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. c. 436

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16706

Overview

Herbert Norman Howells: 'Haec dies', motet for SSATB, [1918].

Biographical / Historical

Herbert Norman Howells (1892-1983) was a composer. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Blackwell's (who acquired it in a batch of printed music from May & May), 1991.

Dimensions

Folio
Title
'Haec dies', motet for SSATB by Herbert Norman Howells
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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