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Autograph music manuscripts by Michael John Hurd

 Collection

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Autograph music manuscripts, including fair copies, drafts and sketches - in ink unless otherwise noted.

Dates

  • 1926-2001, n.d.

Extent

30 linear metres (265 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MSS. Mus. b. 136, fols. 1-2]
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Mus. b. 131-382, c. 579-584, 655-656, d. 283-284, e. 49-51

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16016

Abstract

Autograph music manuscripts, including fair copies, drafts and sketches of Michael John Hurd's music, 1926-2001, n.d.

Biographical / Historical

Michael John Hurd (1928-2006) was a composer and musicologist. See Grove Music Online for further details.

Arrangement

The catalogue is arranged as follows:

I. Operas

II. Incidental music

III. Film music

IV. Cantatas and other larger-scale choral works

V. Smaller-scale choral works

VI. Solo songs and duets (with piano or other accompaniment)

VII. Orchestral music (including concertos)

VIII. Band music

IX. Instrumental ensembles

X. Chamber music

XI. Piano music (for one and two pianos)

XII. Arrangements and editions

XIII. Unfinished works, sketches and unidentifiable material

XIV. Additional manuscripts received later

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Partly bequeathed by the composer, and partly presented by his executors, 2007.
Title
Autograph music manuscripts of Michael John Hurd, including fair copies, drafts and sketches
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom