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Catalogue of music for H. R. H. the Duke of Cumberland’s private band

From: Hanover royal music archive

Catalogue of music for H. R. H. the Duke of Cumberland’s private band

From: Hanover royal music archive

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Date: [circa 1830]
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Description:
Numerous blanks not digitized.
Abstract:
Manuscript catalog accompanying music in the Duke of Cumberland's band archive, on paper watermarked 1812-1814.
Lists "Favourite pieces for playing" and "Military music," each identified by title, composer, arranger, and shelf mark. Titles include music for military band, arrangements of earlier works by Purcell, Handel, and Boyce, and arrangements of orchestra music by contemporary composers such as Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven.
Also used as an account book, 1838-1840.
Physical Description:
95 p.
16 x 25 cm.
Host Note:
Series III. Duke of Cumberland’s band archive
Box:
Box 876
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Exhibition Note:
God Save the King: Music from the British Royal Court, 1770-1837
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Object ID: 10000251
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