Skip to main content

Twenty-six short instrumental pieces, including a piece from Handel's opera Rinaldo

 Single Item
MS. Mus. Sch. E. 399

  • How to
    request
Twenty-six short instrumental pieces, of which eight are added later, and only one hears the composer's name (a piece from Handel's opera Rinaldo, at fol. 45v rev.). Fols. 23-42 are blank.

Dates

  • Written late 17th-cent. and early 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. E. 399, fols. 1-2]
Please see our help page for further guidance on citing archives and manuscripts.

Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. Sch. E. 399

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20962

Abstract

Twenty-six short instrumental pieces, including a piece from Handel's opera Rinaldo.

Biographical / Historical

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) was a composer. 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. 26498

Custodial History

Owned by 'Elizabeth Nodes' in 1681-2: and by 'Jane Carr'.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquisition details unknown.

Physical Facet

On paper
Title
Twenty-six short instrumental pieces, including a piece from Handel's opera 'Rinaldo'
Status
Completed
Author
EAD version 2021 by Hannah Jordan
Date
EAD version 2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom