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The James Catalogue Of Western Manuscripts


  • Shelfmark: R.2.48
  • Manuscript Title: Autograph Full Score of 'Blest Pair of Sirens' by Sir C. Hubert Parry
  • James Number: 548  View Printed Catalogue Entry
  • Date: c. 1887
  • Physical Description: 
  • Provenance: Parry, Sir (Charles) Hubert Hastings, baronet (1848–1918)
  • Donor: Presented by the composer, 28 Feb. 1891, at the suggestion of Sir C.W. Stanford. [see enclosed letters]
  • Size (cms): 35.5 x 27
  • Support: Paper
  • Language: Music
  • Century: 19th century
  • Folio: 31 pp.
  • Collation: 
  • Notes:    First performed 1887 and based on Milton's ode 'At a Solemn Musick' (see R.3.4).
  • Autograph full score of Milton's Ode at a Solemn Musick, 'Blest pair of S.', set by Sir Hubert C. H. Parry.

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