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Music for machetes (Portuguese 4-6 stringed lutes)

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MS. Mus. d. 265

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Comprising:

(a) (fols. 1-8) 'Differentes muzicas portuguezas. Original antigo dos camponezes da Madeira. Arranjado para dois machetes por M. J. M. (?)CabrĂ¡l'. 2 sets of 9 and 10 pieces, in score, with identical title-pages

(b) (fols. 9-12) 'Acompanhamento para machete'. Machete accompaniments for 12 tunes, mostly of British origin.

Dates

  • c 1840

Extent

12 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Portuguese

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. d. 265

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16743

Abstract

Music for machetes (Portuguese 4-6 stringed lutes), c 1840.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Dr W. J. Blair, 1986.

Dimensions

Oblong quarto
Title
Music for machetes (Portuguese 4-6 stringed lutes)
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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