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Ralph Griffin: Index of music

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6870
Scope and Contents

Index of Manuscript Music for Lute, Cither, Recorder, Violin, Bass Viol etc. by Ralph Griffin F. S. A., copied from R. Griffin's manuscript catalogue by A. F. Scholfield and D.N. Walker, written on slips in pencil. 157 folios.

Dates: 1820-1834
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Repertorium Antiphonarum Florentinarum

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6674
Scope and Contents

Antiphons and hymns with notation sung at chief festivals through the year in Florence Cathedral. Large artificial hand of the 18th Century with a later, rougher hand at p. 90v. 110 pages.

Dates: 1750 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Robert Willis: General catalogue of writers on music and sound

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4307
Scope and Contents

A catalogue of writers on music and sound in general, arranged in alphabetical order, with the entries in various languages, 52 folios. The catalogue was compiled by Robert Willis, and based upon earlier lists. The books that were in Willis' possession are marked as such. There are additions by John Willis Clark, including a list of three books on dancing (fo. 51v). There are also additional entries by Willis on the versos.

Dates: 1872 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Sedley Taylor: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6290
Scope and Contents

Includes sketch book containing sketches of Swiss mountain scenery, lists of letter writers in CUL MS Add.6247, various music copied by, or associated with, Mary Anne Bacon and music composed by Sedley Taylor.

Dates: 1825-1826 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Sir Charles Villiers Stanford: Symphony no. 7, Op. 124.

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5349
Scope and Contents

Autograph. 58 folios

Dates: 1912
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Stefanie Turkewicz-Lukianowicz [Стефанія Туркевич-Лукіянович]. Music manuscripts

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10397
Content Description

Collection of music manuscripts (scores and performance sets) of compositions by Stefanie Turkewicz-Lukianowicz

Dates: Majority of material found within 1919 - 1977
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Tantum Ergo, a duet for soprano and contralto, with instrumental accompaniment

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6249
Scope and Contents

Performed at Cremona.

Dates: 1774
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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The Method for Intoneing the Eight Tones to the Psalms Regular and Irregular on the Gregorian Note

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3862
Scope and Contents The tones are shown applied to various parts of the Catholic liturgy, with musical notation throughout, saves where prayers intervene. Headings and initials are in red or green ink, with occasional ornate coloured initials and use of decorative flowerwork. Following p. 104 are 40pp of printed devotions titled Bona Mors: or A Preparation for a Happy Death, n.p., 1737, parts of which carry a musical accompaniment. A ref. on p. 73 of the MS shows that the MS was designed to be bound with this...
Dates: 1737
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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The Papers of Captain David B N Mellis RN

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MELL
Scope and Contents

Letters to Mellis from Lord Cunningham of Hyndhope, many relating to the Royal Naval Pipers Society (Cunningham was its first President)

Dates: 1951 - 1961
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Thomas Attwood Walmisley: Installation Ode

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6446
Scope and Contents

Music composed by Thomas Attwood Walmisley, Professor of Music, for William Wordsworth's Ode on the Installation of H.R.H. the Prince Consort as Chancellor of the University. The ode was performed at the ceremony in the Senate House, 5 July 1847. Printed and published 1849.

Dates: 1847
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Transcript of lute music from MS Dd.2.11 in hand of W.C. Denis-Browne

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5998
Dates: 1908 (circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Translation of J.J. Fux 'Gradus ad Parnassum'

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3845
Scope and Contents

Translation of sections on double counterpoint (pp. 139-57 of the 1742 Leipzig edition, with (fo. 8v) copy of title-page from 1725 edition, and (fos 9v-22) series of engraved plates numbered 30 to 56, taken from the same and here pasted in). fo. 1v: list of works of J. C. Heck.

Dates: 1750 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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W. B. Molique: quartet for pianoforte, violino alto and violincello composed for and dedicated to A. G. Kurtz Esq., Op. 71

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6003
Scope and Contents

(p. i) title; (p. 1) score. Signed and dated by the composer on p. 30. Inside front cover is attached bookplate with the letters MLThC.

Dates: 6 July 1862
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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William S. Mann Collection

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10015
Scope and Contents

Contains musical compositions by Mann; also some works by friends. No items known to be published.

Dates: 1947-1958
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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William Smyth: Horae Lyricae

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4455
Scope and Contents

Drafts of various poems and songs.

Dates: 1786-1830
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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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)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Smyth, William, 1765-1849 (historian) 1
Stewart, Hugh Fraser, 1863-1948 (academic, churchman and literary critic) 1
Sturmy, Henry, fl 1681 1
Taylor, Sedley, 1834-1920 (musical scholar) 1
Trinity College, Cambridge 1
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