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Choristers' primer and part-book of chants

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MS. Mus. f. 53

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Choristers' primer and (fols. 8-47) part-book of chants, mainly for bass and tenor, apparently used in the church at Shutford, near Banbury, Oxfordshire. Fols. 32 onwards contain some hymns and anthems. On the front pastedown is a list of Shutford choristers and at fol. 1 the signature of John Winter, 1722.

Dates

  • 1722

Extent

48 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. f. 53, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. f. 53

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16806

Abstract

Choristers' primer and (fols. 8-47) part-book of chants, mainly for bass and tenor, 1722.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sheldon Bosley & Partners, Moreton-in-Marsh, lot 378, 4 February 1981.

Physical Facet

Calf binding.
Title
Choristers' primer and part-book of chants
Status
Completed
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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