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Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (composer)



  • Existence: 1685 - 1750


Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), German composer. The copyist J. Barber describes himself at the end of the MS as 'music amanuensis to her Royal Highness the Princess Charlotte of Wales & Duke of Sussex, William Street, Tottenham Court Road, June 1811'. Barber was probably a music seller.

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Arrangements, transcriptions and original compositions, circa 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dart 1/1
Scope and Contents

Two manuscript books containing 24 pages of musical transcriptions and arrangements. Handwritten in ink. Book 1: Allegretto / Whitlock (I of V short pieces); Trumpet tune; Wedding intermezzo; Et Misericordia: Air from Margnificat in D/ Bach; On learning the first Cuckoo in Spring / Delius; Berceuse / Louis Vierne; Carillon / Vierne; Prelude / Vierne. Book 2: Et Misericordia: Air from Margnificat in D./ Bach

Dates: circa 1938
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some items can only be consulted with permission of the estate and/or donors.