Loose sheets of music with accompanying material. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.22141
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 19th century-1943. (Creation)

Extents

  • 114 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    Much of the music consists of traditional Scottish tunes. In addition there are some French pieces (folios 84) and various tunes apparently copied from teaching books.

    The loose sheets of music (folio 1) are preceded by a letter, 1943, to a former owner of MSS.22137-22141: Music books of fiddle music written by William McKinley (folio i), and followed by an unidentified nineteenth-century photograph (folio 90), a press-cutting, ?1932 (folio 91), and strips of paper containing music formerly loosely enclosed in MSS.22137-22140 (folios 94, 98, 99, 113).

  • Arrangement

    i + 113 folios.

Components