‘The weird of Colbar’ by W B Moonie (Edinburgh, [1936]), with his notes, amendments and extensive deletions for a curtailed studio performance, presumably that broadcast in 1937. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.22007
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • 1936. (Creation)

Extents

  • 112 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The opera was originally performed by the Glasgow Grand Opera Society in 1937.

    In this arrangement, Act 1 is entirely omitted and the work begins on page 88, pages 1-87 being either cut out or sealed up. Several other groups of leaves were sealed up, but have been subsequently unsealed.

    The composer's explanatory notes are on the outer and inner front cover and at folio 104.

  • Bibliography

    A full description of the printed work cited here may be available in the Library's printed book catalogue.

  • Arrangement

    112 folios.

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