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Smart, Sir George Thomas, 1776-1867 (Knight, conductor and organist)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1776 - 1867

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

 Fonds

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: overture to 'The Magic Flute' in the hands of Sir George Smart and Mary Anne Bacon

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6250
Scope and Contents

Notes on the title page read 'The first page is in the hand writing of Sir George Smart who was kind enough to teach me how to score. M.A.B' and 'Imperfect. Wanting tenor and alto trombones and 2d. fagotto. M.B.' Remaining pages in the hand of Mary Anne Bacon. Signed and dated: 'Mary Anne Bacon, Dec.r 1824'.

Dates: 1824 (Circa)
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