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Trio sonatas, violins, continuo, op. 5. Selections: MU.MS.798.f.31

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Current Location: In storage


Trio sonatas, violins, continuo, op. 5. Selections
Sonata / [George Frideric Handel]


Composer: Handel, George Frideric
Scribe: Handel copyist S1



Selections from Trio sonatas, op. 5, for vl1, vl2, bc.
Caption title from f. 31.
Manuscript in the hand of Larsen's Handel copyist S1.
Originally paginated 1-18.
Watermark (f. 3-19 & 22): "WR" below Fleur de lis in crowned shield / "I VILLEDARY"
Copied ca.1736-1741 (see D. Burrows).
The second section of MU.MS.798 (Barrett-Lennard volume 10).
[f. 31] Sonata [op. 5, no. 5 in G minor : lacking movements 5 & 6 (Air & BourreĢe)] -- [f. 35] Sonata [op. 5, no. 6, F major : lacking movement 5A/B (Menuet)] -- [f 39] Larghetto - Allegro [from Sonata, op. 5, no. 1, A major]

Measurements and weight

1 ms. score (f. 31-39v) ; 44 cm.

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Circa 1736 - Circa 1741

Identification numbers

Accession number: MU.MS.798.f.31
Primary reference Number: 279127
ALMA control 001: 994729793803606
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Created: Tuesday 15 December 2020 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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