The James Catalogue of Western Manuscripts

Shelfmark R.2.48
Manuscript Title

Sir C. Hubert Parry, Autograph Score of 'Blest Pair of Sirens'

Alternative Title

Autograph Full Score of 'Blest Pair of Sirens' by Sir C. Hubert Parry

James Number 548
Date c. 1887
Century 19th

Presented by the composer, 28 Feb. 1891, at the suggestion of Sir C.W. Stanford. [see enclosed letters] Parry, Sir (Charles) Hubert Hastings, baronet (1848–1918)

Donor Parry, Sir (Charles), Hubert Hastings, Baronet (1848–1918), Composer And Historian Of Music
Size (cm) 35.5 x 27
Folio 31 pp.
Material Paper
Language Music
Manuscript Summary Autograph full score of Sir Charles Parry's 'Blest Pair of Sirens' based on Milton's ode 'At a Solemn Musick' (see R.3.4) and first performed in 1887.
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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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