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Contemporary account of the visit by Austrian royal family to Schloss Hof near Vienna in September 1754

A contemporary account of the festivities surrounding the visit of the Austrian royal family to Schloss Hoff in September 1754 and including the first performance of Gluck's opera Le Cinesi.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7963, fols. 72-77
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: 1754
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Franz Joseph Haydn: 'Son pietosa, son bonina', aria from pasticcio La Circe

'Son pietosa, son bonina', aria from Haydn's pasticcio La Circe with orchestral accompaniment arranged for piano, [?late 18th cent.].
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 306
Extents: 4 Leaves
Dates: [?late 18th cent.]
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'Ginevra of Sicily' ('Ariodante'), opera by George Frideric Handel

Vocal score of 'Ginevra of Sicily' as adapted from George Frideric Handel's opera Ariodante [HWV 33] by Michael Rophino Lacy, with further music from other works of Handel and new material presumably composed by Lacy, [1830s-1840s].
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 285
Extents: 406 pages
Dates: [1830s-1840s]
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Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: Nei giorni tuoi felici. 'Duetto a due soprani nell'opera Olimpiade. Parole del Metastasio, musica di Giov[an]ni Batt. Pergolesi. Roma 1735.'

Nei giorni tuoi felici. 'Duetto a due soprani nell'opera Olimpiade. Parole del Metastasio.' by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi. For two sopranos, violin, viola and continuo, mid-19th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 604
Extents: 8 Leaves
Dates: mid-19th cent.
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Giovanni Paisiello: 'Il mio ben quando verrà', aria from the opera 'Nina, o sia La pazza per amore'

Vocal score of 'Il mio ben quando verrà', aria from the opera 'Nina, o sia La pazza per amore' by Giovanni Paisiello, early 19th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 300
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: early 19th-cent.
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Giovanni Paisiello: 'Sinfonia' from La Frascatana

Giovanni Paisiello: 'Sinfonia' from his opera La Frascatana, [1774].
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 60, fols. 89-103
Extents: 15 Leaves
Dates: [1774]
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Maurice Greene: 'Love's revenge. A dramatick pastoral of two interludes, set to musick by Dr. Greene, 1736 [sic]'

'Love's revenge. A dramatick pastoral of two interludes, set to musick by Dr. Greene, 1736 [sic]', copied in 1743.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 281
Extents: 188 pages
Dates: 1743
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Music bequeathed by T. W. Bourne

Collection of mostly 18th-century manuscript music bequeathed by the pioneering Handel scholar, Thomas William Bourne (1862-1948), 1601-1902.
Extents: 2.20 Linear metres (20 boxes)
Dates: 1601-1902
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Music manuscripts from the Library of St Michael's College, Tenbury Wells

Music manuscripts from the Library of St Michael's College, Tenbury, Worcestershire, [c 1600]-1930.
Extents: 127.16 Linear metres (1136 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: [c 1600]-1930
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Orchestral parts used at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Orchestral parts of works by various composers used at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford, c 1755 - c 1820
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 638
Extents: 115 Leaves
Dates: c 1755 - c 1820
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Pier Francesco Cavalli: 'Erismena', opera in a prologue and 3 acts

'Erismena', opera in a prologue and 3 acts, by Pier Francesco Cavalli. Full score with English words, copied in England c 1670.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 282
Extents: 180 Leaves
Dates: c 1670
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Ruled music-book in the hand of Maurice Greene

Ruled music book in the hand of Maurice Greene, mid-18th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. Sch. e. 563***
Extents: 1 box
Dates: mid 18th cent.
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Songs, cantatas, and airs with English words

Songs, cantatas, and airs with English words, copied between 1730 and c 1750.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. e. 41
Extents: 355 pages
Dates: 1730-c 1750
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Two vocal part-books from a set, 'Canto Chorus 1st' and 'Canto Chorus 2nd'

Two vocal parts from a set, 'Canto Chorus 1st' and 'Canto Chorus 2nd', 18th cent.
Extents: 0.22 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 18th cent.
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Volume of 18th-century Italian and English arias and songs

Not 14 (as written on the upper board), but 15 operatic arias and songs, mainly by G.F. Handel, [1733-1765]. They are predominantly in short score.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d.309
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: [1733-1765]

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Music -- Manuscripts -- 18th century 10
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Operas -- Excerpts 4
Operas 3
17th century 2
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Operas, Excerpts 2
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20th century 1
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Indexed names
Handel | George Frederick | 1685-1759 | musical composer 6
Greene | Maurice | 1695-1755 | organist and composer 4
Pergolesi | Giovanni Battista | 1710-1736 | composer 3
Arne | Thomas Augustine | 1710-1778 | composer 2
Boyce | William | 1710-1779 | musician 2
Paisiello | Giovanni | 1740-1816 | composer 2
Purcell | Henry | c 1659-1695 | composer 2
Albinoni | Tomaso Giovanni | 1671-1750/1751 | composer 1
Aldrich | Henry | 1648-1710 | composer 1
Anerio | Felice | c 1560-1614 | composer 1
Bach | Johann Christian | 1735-1782 | composer 1
Bassani | Giovanni Battist | c 1650-1716 | composer 1
Batten | Adrian | d 1637 | English composer 1
Beethoven | Ludwig van | 1770-1827 | German composer and pianist 1
Bernabei | Ercole | 1622-1687 | composer 1
Bianchi | (Giuseppe) Francesco | c 1752-1810 | English composer 1
Blow | John | 1648-1708 | composer 1
Bourne | Thomas William | 1862-1948 | musical scholar 1
Bull | John | 1562/1563–1628 | composer 1
Burney | Charles | 1726-1814 | musician and author 1
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Byrd | William | c 1540-1623 | musical composer 1
Caldara | Antonio | 1670-1736 | musical composer 1
Carissimi | Giacomo | 1605-1674 | composer 1
Cavalli | Pier Francesco | 1602-1676 | composer 1
Child | William | 1606/1607-1697 | composer 1
Cimarosa | Domenico | 1749-1801 | Italian composer 1
Clarke | Jeremiah | c 1743-1809 | composer 1
Coprario | John | c 1570/1580-1626 | composer 1
Donizetti | Domenico Gaetano Maria | 1797-1848 | Italian composer 1
Dupuis | Thomas Sanders | 1733-1796 | composer 1
Durante | Francesco | 1684-1755 | composer 1
Ferrabosco | Alfonso | 1543-1588 | composer 1
Galuppi | Baldassare | 1706-1785 | Italian composer 1
Gibbons | Orlando | 1583-1625 | composer 1
Gluck | Christoph Willibald Ritter von | 1714-1787 | composer 1
Hasse | Johann Adolf | 1699-1783 | composer 1
Haydn | Franz Joseph | 1732-1809 | Austrian Composer 1
Howard | Samuel | 1710-1782 | composer and organist 1
Jommelli | Niccolò | 1714-1774 | composer 1
Lacy | Michael Rophino | 1795-1867 | violinist and composer 1
Lasso | Orlando di | 1532-1594 | composer 1
Lawes | William | 1602-1645 | musician and composer 1
Leveridge | Richard | 1670-1758 | composer and singer 1
Marenzio | Luca | 1553/1554-1599 | composer 1
Mayr | Giovanni Simone | 1763-1845 | composer 1
Ouseley | Sir | Frederick Arthur Gore | 1825–1889 | 2nd Baronet | Professor of Music at Oxford University 1
Pachelbel | Johann | 1653-1706 | composer 1
Schubert | Franz | 1797-1828 | composer 1
Simpson | Christopher | c 1602/1606-1669 | composer 1
Spohr | Louis | 1784-1859 | composer 1
St Michael's College | Tenbury 1
Tallis | Thomas | c 1505-1585 | composer 1
Taverner | John | c 1490-1545 | composer 1
Tye | Christopher | ? 1497-1572 | composer 1
Weldon | John | 1676-1736 | composer 1
Wesley | Charles | 1757-1834 | musician 1
Wesley | Samuel | 1766-1837 | musician 1
White | Robert | c 1538-1574 | composer 1
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Corsican 1
English 10
French 1
German 3
Italian 8
Latin 1