The original score of Dr. William Crotch's Oratorio of Palestine
The original score of Dr. William Crotch's Oratorio of Palestine, based on Reginald Heber's poem: with pianoforte accompaniment.
- Creation: written in or shortly before A.D. 1812 by W. Crotch
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. c. 15, fols. 1-2]
MS. Mus. c. 15
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 18724
The original score of Dr. William Crotch's Oratorio of Palestine, written in or shortly before A.D. 1812 by W. Crotch.
Biographical / Historical
William Crotch (1775–1847) was a composer and organist.
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. 28972.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought at a sale at messrs. Puttick's on Dec. 22, 1869 (lot 620), for £3 5s.
13 3/4 × 9 5/8 in.
- The original score of dr. William Crotch's Oratorio of 'Palestine'
- EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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