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Collection name Sir William George Cusins
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Description Autograph Compositions, in score, by Sir William George Cusins (ob. 1893), Master of the Music to the Queen. The collection includes oratorio; overtures; instrumental music; vocal music; wedding ode; arrangments of works by other composers; piano music; marches; hymns; psalm tunes

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Date range 1851 - 1893
Associated People and Organisations Cusins, William George -
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Associated Times 18th Century 19th Century
Associated Content England Nineteenth century Composers Western Classical
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British Library, Music Collections

96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB United Kingdom Open Map
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Accrual Status http://www.bl.uk/collections/musiccdp.html
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Custodial History Parts of the collection presented by Miss Edith J. Hipkins, daughter of A. J. Hipkins, and purchased from Richard Macnutt Ltd., 5 Sept. 1989. Other provenances are unknown.
Related Publications Augustus Hughes Hughes, Catalogue of Manuscript Music in the British Museum 3 vols (London, 1906-9 R/1964-6)
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