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Music -- Manuscripts -- 18th century

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 107 Collections and/or Records:

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Choristers' primer and part-book of chants

Choristers' primer and (fols. 8-47) part-book of chants, mainly for bass and tenor, 1722.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. f. 53
Extents: 48 Leaves
Dates: 1722
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Church music copied by several hands

Church music copied by several hands, 18th-19th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. g. 5
Extents: 126 pages
Dates: 18th-19th cent.
Collection

Church music in score collected by Charles Badham

Church music in score collected by Charles Badham, Minor Canon of St Paul's Cathedral, London, 1674-1675, 1713, n.d.
Extents: 0.44 Linear metres (4 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1674-1675, 1713, n.d.
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Church music in score with figured bass

Church music in score with figured bass, 18th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 174
Extents: 127 Leaves
Dates: 18th cent.
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Collection of 22 glees and madrigals for 2-5 voices by various composers

Collection of 22 glees and madrigals for 2-5 voices by various composers; presumably copied from printed sources, early 19th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 280
Extents: 176 pages
Dates: early 19th-cent
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Collection of 181 songs for 1-4 voices, with and without continuo

Collection of 181 songs for 1-4 voices, with and without continuo, together with 2 instrumental pieces, copied c 1750-1761.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. e. 48
Extents: 140 Leaves
Dates: c 1750-1761
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Collection of carols, anthems, etc., carefully but inexpertly copied

Collection of carols, anthems, etc., carefully but inexpertly copied, mid-18th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. e. 38
Extents: 64 Leaves
Dates: mid-18th cent.
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A Collection of choice Anthems... Writ and collected, by William Hanson

A Collection of choice Anthems... Writ and collected, By William Hanson, 1729.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 245
Extents: 477 pages
Dates: 1729
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Collection of Italian sacred music of the late-17th or early-18th cent.

Collection of Italian sacred music of the late-17th or early-18th century in full score, 18th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 594
Extents: 97 Leaves
Dates: 18th cent.
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Collection of Latin sacred music of the 16th-18th cent., copied by Rev. Charles Hayward

Latin sacred music of the 16th-18th cent., copied in score by Rev. Charles Hayward, c 1800.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 293
Extents: 188 pages
Dates: c 1800
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Collection of motets, cantatas and madrigals by Italian composers, collected by the younger Richard Goodson

Collection of motets, cantatas and madrigals by Italian composers, collected by the younger Richard Goodson, [1720s-1730s].
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. Sch. c. 9
Extents: 312 pages
Dates: [1720s-1730s]
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Collection of sonatas for two violins, bass and basso continuo

Part-books in which several hands working together copied 60 sonatas for two violins, bass and basso continuo, [date].
Shelfmark:
Extents: 1 box (4 volumes)
Dates: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing
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A composite volume of instrumental parts

A composite volume, containing various instrumental parts, some incomplete, late 17th/early 18th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. Sch. d. 261 (Former reference: Quarto B. 1-6)
Extents: 1 box
Dates: Late 17th/early 18th cent.
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Daniel Purcell: 'Anthem's composed at the request of John Ecton and Richard Manningham'

15 anthems by Daniel Purcell, in the hand of James Kent with two additions by the composer.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d.226
Extents: 167 pages
Dates: c 1700
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Divisions and dance tunes with a copy of Christopher Simpson's The Division-Violist (London, 1659)

Divisions and dance tunes with a copy of Christopher Simpson's The Division-Violist (London, 1659), mid-17th - mid-18th cent.
Shelfmark: [Vet.] Mus. 184 c.8
Extents: 48 Leaves
Dates: mid-17th - mid-18th cent.
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[Dr. Robert] Creighton's Morning and Evening Services in E flat, in score

[Dr. Robert] Creighton's Morning and Evening Services in E flat, in score, late 18th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. d. 175
Extents: 24 Leaves
Dates: late 18th cent.
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Dr William Croft: Verse anthem for 3 voices, A.T.B. and chorus S.A.T.B. 'O Lord thou hast searched'

Dr William Croft: 'O Lord thou hast searched me out', verse anthem for 3 solo voices, A.T.B. and chorus S.A.T.B. Words from Psalm 139.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 399
Extents: 12 Leaves
Dates: 31 May 1720
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Five anonymous organ voluntaries, all presumably by the same composer

Five anonymous organ voluntaries, all presumably by the same composer, ?third quarter of 18th cent.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 576
Extents: 15 pages
Dates: [1775-1800?]
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Fragments of 'Quadrilles' by Mozart and Victor Cornette, and of an unidentified Mass

Fragments of 'Quadrilles' by Mozart and Victor Cornette, and of an unidentified Mass, n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. b. 15, fols. 25-28
Extents: 4 Leaves
Dates: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing
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Francesco Gasparini's oratorio 'Judith de Holoferne triumphans'

Score of Francesco Gasparini's oratorio 'Judith de Holoferne triumphans' [Iudith de Olopherne triumphans], copied by two professional Italian hands.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. Sch. e. 383
Extents: 95 Leaves
Dates: [1690s?]