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Forty-five musical pieces, chiefly sacred, consisting of canticles, anthems, songs, and airs

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MS. Mus. Sch. C. 41

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Forty-five musical pieces, chiefly sacred, consisting of canticles, anthems, songs, and airs. Among the authors are:--dr. William Child (foll. 3v, 43 rev., 41v rev.), Orlando Gibbons (foll. 4v?, 39v rev.), Thomas Tudway (foll. 6, 44 rev.), William Bird (foll. 7v, 45 rev., 40v rev.), Thomas Tallis (foll. 8v, 42 rev.), Benjamin Rogers (fol. 10v), George Frederick Handel (an air in Vespasian, foll. 18, 20), 'mr. Richard Court of Oxon.' (fol. 19), Francesco Geminiani (fol. 19) dr. Henry Aldrich (foll. 45 rev., 40v rev.), John Blow (fol. 42v rev.).

Dates

  • written in the first half of the 18th cent.

Extent

49 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. Sch. C. 41, fols. 1-2]
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MS. Mus. Sch. C. 41

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20648

Abstract

Forty-five musical pieces, chiefly sacred, consisting of canticles, anthems, songs, and airs.

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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. 26401.

RISM 800262582

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Title
Forty-five musical pieces, chiefly sacred, consisting of canticles, anthems, songs, and airs
Status
Completed
Author
EAD version 2021 by Hannah Jordan
Date
EAD version 2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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