John Gordon Bissley: 'Content thyself with patience'. 'Anthem for general use, or at a memorial service'
'Content thyself with patience' by John Gordon Bissley (1884-1975). 'Anthem for general use, or at a memorial service. Words (spelling modernized) from a brass in Beaconsfield Church, dated 1572'. For SATB chorus and organ. Autograph score in ink. Published: London, Novello, 1922.
- Creation: c 1920
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Mus. c. 612].
MS. Mus. c. 612
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 15954
'Content thyself with patience', anthem for SATB chorus and organ by John Gordon Bissley, c 1920.
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Biographical details unknown.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Faculty of Music, 2002.
4 leaves, 12 staves to a page.
Folio (310 × 240 mm)
- 'Content thyself with patience', 'Anthem for general use, or at a memorial service' by John Gordon Bissley
- EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
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