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Collection Level Description: Works of Basil Harwood

Reference: MSS. Mus. b. 16, c. 52-5, c. 61
Title: Works of Basil Harwood
Dates of Creation: 1880-1934
Extent: 6 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Basil Harwood (1859-1949) was a musician and composer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Autograph fair copies of Harwood's works, nearly all used by the printers.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The works were given to the Library by the composer in 1925 and 1936.

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Related Units of Description

See also Musical Compositions of Dr. Basil Harwood.

Access Points


Harwood | Basil | 1859-1949 | Musician and Composer

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