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Suites

Collection Data

Names
Lawes, William, 1602-1645 (Composer)
Browne, John, approximately 1608-1691 (Former owner)
Zimmerman, Franklin B (Former owner)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1630 - 1642 (Questionable)
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Locked case Lawes
Shelf locator: JOB 19-13 Locked case
Topics
Suites (Viols (5))
Suites (Viols (6))
Music -- Manuscripts
Parts (Music)
Genres
Suites
Music
Notes
Content: For 5 or 6 viols ; parts are labeled: Cantvs, Altvs, Tenor, Qvintvs, Sextvs; lacking the bassus part.
Content: Contains 16 works for 5 viols, followed by 17 works for 6 viols.
Content: Sextus contains part only for works with 6 voices.
Citation/reference: Used as a source in publication: Consort sets in five and six parts. London : Faber Music ; New York : G. Schirmer, c1979.
Language: Staff notation.
Ownership: Formerly owned by Dr. Franklin B. Zimmerman.
Physical Description
Extent: 5 parts ([49], [48], [48], [24], [48] pages) ;25 cm
Manuscript parts in ink.
Binding: contemporary full sueded calf; the initials "WL" (William Lawes) and IB (John Browne) are stamped on each part in gilt. Altus part has been rebound with new endpapers and rebacked; front endpapers of other 4 parts are signed in ink: Jo. Browne.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 30388233
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11877985
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 95676ed0-ae8d-0138-f0f5-3dbaf6ec86cb
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