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Collection Level Description: Musical Compositions of Ernest Walker

Reference: MSS. Mus. c. 89-93
Title: Musical Compositions of Ernest Walker
Dates of Creation: 1899-[c. 1937]
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Ernest Walker (1870-1949) was an author, pianist and composer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Holograph musical compositions of Ernest Walker.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was bequeathed to the Library by the composer.

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Further Information

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Related Units of Description

See also Papers of Ernest Walker.

Access Points


Walker | Ernest | 1870-1949 | Author, Pianist, and Composer

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