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Herbert Norman Howells: 'Humoreske for piano. Op. 14. no. 2'

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MS. Mus. c. 456

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'Humoreske for piano. Op. 14. no. 2' by Herbert Norman Howells. Autograph in ink, with engraver's markings in pencil, dated at end: 'Gloucester, May 31, 1919'. On the outer of the two title-pages 'Humoresque' is crossed through in pencil, and at the head is a note: 'Mr. Enfoord(?). Please engrave for our piano series. J.I.O.W.(?), 24/9/19'. Published under the title 'Jackanapes' (London, 1920).

Dates

  • 31 May 1919

Extent

6 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. c. 456

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15924

Abstract

'Humoreske for piano. Op. 14. no. 2' by Herbert Norman Howells, 31 May 1919.

Biographical / Historical

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Faculty of Music Library, 2002, where it was found amongst manuscripts collected by Sir Hugh Allen.

Dimensions

Folio
Title
'Humoreske for piano. Op. 14. no. 2' by Herbert Norman Howells
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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