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Vocal parts used at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford in early 19th cent.

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MS. Mus. c. 639

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Vocal parts in various hands used at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford in early 19th cent.

a (fols. 1-4) [John Wall Calcott]: Glee, 'Thyrsis when he left me'. 2 parts, one for SA in score, the other for TB in score, c 1800? Oblong folio, 6 leaves. Marked 'Music Room Oxford'.

b (fols. 5-8) Stephen Storace: Glee, 'Five times by the taper's light' from The iron chest (1797). For SSAA. Separate parts. Watermark date: 1814. Folio, 4 leaves;

c (fols. 9-44) Carl Heinrich Graun: Te Deum in D major (1757) [GraunWV B:VI:2]. Separate parts, S (x 4), A (x 2), T (x 2), B (x 2). Watermark date: 1818. 37 leaves.

Dates

  • c 1800-1818

Extent

44 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. c. 639

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15967

Abstract

Vocal parts used at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford in early 19th cent. Includes one anonymous glee and glees by Stephen Storace and Carl Heinrich Graun, c 1800 - c 1818.

Biographical / Historical

John Wall Callcott (1766-1821) was a composer and theorist. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Stephen Storace (1762-1796) was a composer. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Carl Heinrich Graun (1704-1759) was a composer and tenor. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Faculty of Music, 1999.

Dimensions

Folio (300 × 240 mm) and oblong folio (240 × 300 mm)
Title
Vocal parts used at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford in early 19th cent.
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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