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'Milton's Ode to May, set to music by Joseph Harris, organist, of Birmingham'

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MS. Mus. Sch. Ex. b. 11

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'Milton's Ode to May, set to music by Joseph Harris, organist, of Birmingham': composed 1765, performed March 18, 1773: or Mus. Bac.: with printed programme.

Dates

  • Composed 1765, performed March 18, 1773

Extent

38 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. Sch. Ex. b. 11, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. Sch. Ex. b. 11

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20746

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Harris (1743-1814) was a composer. Biographical details unknown. See the Grove Music Online for further details.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 26862

Hake catalogue (c.1855) no. 271

Immediate Source of Acquisition

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Title
'Milton's Ode to May, set to music by Joseph Harris, organist, of Birmingham'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2021 by Hannah Jordan
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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