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'Preces and Responses [followed by the Litany] written for the funeral obsequies of the Duke of Wellington in 1852', by Sir Robert Prescott Stewart

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Mus. 32 c. 143 (10)

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Manuscript bound in a volume of miscellaneous printed church music owned by J. S. Bumpus.

Preces, responses and Litany for S.A.T.B. (with divisions), unaccompanied, in G minor. Composed for a service held in Dublin in 1852, but apparently not performed - see O. J. Vignoless Memoir of Sir Robert P. Stewart, 2nd ed., London, 1899, p. 192.

Copied by 'E.S.' [probably Rev. Edward Seymour] in Biarritz, 7-8 December 1893.

Dates

  • 7-8 Dec 1893

Extent

11 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

Mus. 32 c. 143 (10)

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18137

Abstract

'Preces and Responses [followed by the Litany] written for the funeral obsequies of the Duke of Wellington in 1852', by Sir Robert Prescott Stewart, 7-8 Dec 1893.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Robert (Prescott) Stewart (1825-1894) was an organist, conductor, composer and teacher. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Custodial History

Previously owned by John S. Bumpus (1861-1913).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, 1981.

Physical Facet

Manuscripts bound in a volume of miscellaneous printed items.

Dimensions

Folio
Title
'Preces and Responses [followed by the Litany] written for the funeral obsequies of the Duke of Wellington in 1852', by Sir Robert Prescott Stewart
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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