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Collection Description

Collection Title
A Grand Selection of Sacred Music (1796)
Unique Identifier
Vet.A5 d.1865
A programme with words for a three-part Grand Selection of Sacred Music from the works of Handel, given at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden in 1796, under the direction of Mr Ashley.

In addition to the vocal repertory, the programme included concertos on the piano and harp by Miss McArthur (after Part I) and Madame Delaval (after Part II).
Date range of collection
1796 - 1796
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Not Specific
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Location Details

Bodleian Library, Music Library
Broad Street,Music Library Oxford OX1 3BG
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Membership fee for users outside the UK academic community; charges for photocopying and inter-library loans
Collections Overview
The collection has very strong holdings of British music and related material acquired in part by legal deposit. Many collected editions and scholarly series. Very strong periodical coverage, including major 19thC European journals. Largest collection of American song material in UK.
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council