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Collection Level Description: Autograph and Copyists' Manuscripts of Gerald Finzi's Requiem da camera

Reference: MSS. Mus. c. 448-50
Title: Autograph and Copyists' Manuscripts of Gerald Finzi's Requiem da camera
Dates of Creation: 1924-84
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Gerald Finzi

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Gerald Finzi (1901-56) was a composer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Autograph and copyists' manuscripts of Gerald Finzi's Requiem da camera, for baritone solo, mixed chorus (for soprano, alto, tenor and bass solo voices) and orchestra, 1924-84.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library through the Finzi Trust in 1994.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

Further Information

Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Related Units of Description

See also: Works of Gerald Finzi (MSS. Mus. b. 33-4, b. 43, c. 376-98); and music manuscript sof Gerald Finzi (MSS. Mus. b. 118-19, c. 550).

Access Points

Choral music

Finzi | Gerald | 1901-1956 | composer


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