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Collection Level Description: Working Papers of Robert Sherlaw Johnson

Reference: MSS. Mus. b. 36, d. 239-44, e. 42
Title: Working Papers of Robert Sherlaw Johnson
Dates of Creation: 1976-7
Extent: 8 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Robert Sherlaw Johnson (1932-2000) was a composer, concert pianist and lecturer in music.

Scope and Content

Johnson's working papers on the opera The Lambton Worm, composed 1976-7, (libretto by Anne Ridler).

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by the composer in 1978.

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Operas | 20th century

Johnson | Robert Sherlaw | 1932-2000 | composer

Ridler | Anne Barbara | b 1912 | Author

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