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Collection Description

Collection Title
Words of the Music Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music (1733-1791)
Unique Identifier
Stacks R 780.73 AC12
Description
A volume of bound 'programmes with words' for performances given by the Academy of Ancient Music:

* The Words of the Music Perform'd by the Academy of Ancient Music - 31/1/1733
* Motets, Madrigals and Other Pieces; Peformed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 19/12/1734
* The Song of Moses and the Funeral Anthem for her late Majesty; set to Music by Mr. Handel, and performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 10/5/1739
* Esther: An Oratorio; or Sacred Drama, set to music by Mr. Handel and performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 24/2/1742
* Motets, Madrigals and other pieces, Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 24/4/1746
* Motets, Madrigals and other pieces, Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 29/3/1750
* Motets, Madrigals and other pieces, Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 28/2/1751
* Motets, Madrigals and other pieces, Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 27/2/1755
* Motets, Madrigals and other pieces, Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 29/4/1756
* Motets, Madrigals and other pieces, Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 5/5/1757
* Motets, Madrigals and other pieces, Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 1/3/1759
* Magnificat, Te Deum, and Anthems; performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 29/11/1759
* Motets and Other Pieces; performed by the Academy of Ancient Music - 13/4/1775
* Academy of Ancient Music - 19/1/1786
* Academy of Ancient Music - 11/5/1786
* Academy of Ancient Music - 3/2/1791
Format
Date range of collection
1733 - 1791
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

Leeds Central Library
Music and Audio Services Calverley Street Leeds LS1 3AB
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Collections Overview
With a specialist collection of over 10,000 books, we cover all aspects of music. A wide range of scores from miniature and full to vocal scores for operas and musicals, as well as wind band scores. Our large collection of sheet music covers both popular and classical material and includes arrangements for chamber groups as well as for solo instruments. We have a range of over 1,000 sets. They are available to orchestras within the Leeds district. Over 40 periodical titles are in stock. We can also help with reference enquiries and music homework. Special Collections include a Victorian song collection and 18th and 19th century music for use in the library. There are over 12,000 CDs in stock (in the Central Library) covering a wide range of music to cater for all tastes. Video collections including music videos are now available. Registered blind and visually impaired people may borrow CDs free of charge. The CD Central @ Leeds Central Library scheme enables local musicians to deposit copies of private CD recordings in the library for lending.
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Accrual Status
closed
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council