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Agostini, Pietro Simone - Italian; Bassani, Giovanni Battista - Italian; Carissimi, Giacomo - Italian; Du Mont, Henry - French; Marini, Francesco Maria - Italian; Scarlatti, Alessandro - Italian; Stradella, Alessandro - Italian.
     Italian motets, cantatas, etc.
17th-18th century
Manuscript Number Ms 1101; Type: Ms. Copy (hand of William Croft).
Genre: Sacred Vocal Music

Alcock, John - English; Attwood, Thomas - English; Battishill, Jonathan - English; Beckwith, John Christmas - English; Gregory, E. - English; Harrington, Joseph - English; Henley, Phocion - English; Hayes, William - English; Jones, John - English.
     Chants.
c.1800
Manuscript Number Ms 2044; Type: Ms.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music: Chants

Aldrich, Henry - English; Bassani, Giovanni Battista - Italian; Blow, John - English; Carissimi, Giacomo - Italian; Fiocco, Pietro Antonio - Italian; Humfrey, Pelham - English; Locke, Matthew - English; Purcell, Henry - English; Wise, Michael - E.
     Anthems, motets, and madrigals.
17th-18th century
Manuscript Number Ms 1059; Type: Ms.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music; Sacred Vocal Music

Anonymous.
     Catches, glees, etc.
18th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2056; Type: Ms.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music

Anonymous.
     Consort music a 6.
17th century
Manuscript Number Ms 1146; Type: Ms. Parts.
Genre: Instrumental Chamber Music: Consort Music

Anonymous.
     Glees, etc.
18th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2057; Mss 2055, 2056, and 2057 are in the same hand; Type: Ms.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music

Anonymous.
     Songs and keyboard music.
18th century
Manuscript Number II.B.2; Ms added to Thomson's Orpheus Caledonius; Type: Ms. Additions to printed book.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music: Songs; Instrumental Chamber Music: Keyboard: Solos

Anonymous.
     Theatre music.
18th century
Manuscript Number XXIX.A.12; Ms bound up with theatre music; Type: Ms. Additions to printed book. 3 partbooks.
Genre: Stage Music

Anonymous; Aldrich, Henry - English; Berenclow ; Blow, John - English; Damascene, Alexander - French; Draghi, Giovanni Battista - Italian; Farmer - English; Fishburn, Christopher - English; Hart, James or Philip - English; King, Robert - English;.
     The Butler Buggins Songbook.
17th century
Manuscript Number Ms 1119; Type: Ms.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music: Songs

Anonymous; Barnard, John (Compiler) - English; Barnard, John - English; Batten, Adrian - English; Bennet, John - English; Bevin, Elway - English; Browne, Richard - English; Bull, John - English; Byrd, William - English; Cobbold, William - English;.
     First Book of Selected Church Musick.
1641
Manuscript Number Mss 1045-1051; Type: Ms. Copied and compiled by John Barnard. Parts: Medius, countertenor, tenor decani; medius, countertenor 1, tenor and basses cantoris.
Genre: Sacred Vocal Music: Anthems

Anonymous; Blow, John - English; Bull, John - English; Byrd, William - English; Child, William (Attrib.) - English; Locke, Matthew - English; Maynard, John - English; Rogers, Benjamin - English; Weelkes, Thomas - English.
     Keyboard music.
17th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2093; Type: Ms.
Genre: Instrumental Chamber Music: Keyboard: Solos

Anonymous; Brameley, Richard - English; Byrd, William - English; Dering, Richard - English; Farnaby, Giles - English; Parsons, Robert - English; Poynt, Robert - English; Weelkes, Thomas - English.
     Songs, consort music, etc.
Early 17th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2049; Type: Ms. 4 Partbooks.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music: Songs; Instrumental Chamber Music: Consort Music

Anonymous; Byrd, William - English.
     Motets and consort music, etc.
16th-17th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2036; Type: Ms. 3 Partbooks.
Genre: Sacred Vocal Music: Motets; Instrumental Chamber Music: Consort Music

Anonymous; Byrd, William - English; Ferrabosco I, Alfonso - Italian; Gabrieli, Giovanni - Italian; Lassus, Orlande de - Franco-Flemish; Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da - Italian; Parsons, Robert - English; Tallis, Thomas - English; Vaet, Jacobus.
     Motets, etc.
c.1610
Manuscript Number Ms 2041; Type: Ms. Partbook: Medius.
Genre: Sacred Vocal Music

Anonymous; Carey, Henry - English; Eccles, John - English; Purcell, Henry - English.
     Theatre music.
18th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2232; Type: Ms.
Genre: Stage Music

Anonymous; Dering, Richard - English.
     Motets.
17th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2034; Type: Ms. 2 Partbooks.
Genre: Sacred Vocal Music: Motets

Anonymous; Dering, Richard - English; Rogers, Benjamin - English; Reade, Richard - English; Sandby, Mr. - English.
     Motets, fantasias, etc; Instrumental: fantasias.
17th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2039; Type: Ms. 3 Partbooks.
Genre: Sacred Vocal Music: Motets

Anonymous; Greene, Maurice (Attrib.) - English; Purcell, Henry - English.
     Anthems and psalm tunes.
1729
Manuscript Number Ms 2042; Type: Ms. Partbook: Bass.
Genre: Sacred Vocal Music: Anthems/Psalms

Anonymous; Hayes, Philip - English; Wesley, Samuel - English.
     Catches.
18th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2055; Type: Ms.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music: Catches

Anonymous; Peerson, Martin - English.
     Bass partbook of songs, etc.
17th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2059; Type: Ms. Partbook.
Genre: Secular Vocal Music

Ariosti, Attilio - Italian; Arne, Thomas Augustine - English; Asola, Giovanni Matteo - Italian; Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel - German; Bach, Johann Christian - German; Bennet, John - English; Blangini, Felice - French; Braham, John - English; Brunet.
     Vocal music.
18th-19th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2257; Some in translation; Type: Ms.
Genre: Vocal Music

Arne, Thomas Augustine - English.
     The Rehearsal.
Manuscript Number Ms 2058; Type: Ms. Extract only.
Genre: Instrumental Stage Music: Incidental Music

Arne, Thomas Augustine - English; Blow, John - English; Byrd, William - English; Humfrey, Pelham - English; King, Charles - English; Locke, Matthew - English; Purcell, Henry - English; Tallis, Thomas - English; Turner, William - English; Wise, Mi.
     Partbook for anthems, etc.
c.1700
Manuscript Number Ms 1068; Partly in the hand of John Church, partly of William Croft; Type: Ms. Parts (treble (incomplete), contralto, tenor and bass).
Genre: Sacred Vocal Music

Arne, Thomas Augustine - English; Bononcini, Giovanni Battista or Giovanni Maria - Italian; Boyce, William - English; Corelli, Alessandro - Italian; De Fesch, Willem - Netherlands; Festing, Michael Christian - English; Geminiani, Francesco - Italia.
     String music.
18th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2087b; Type: Ms. Partbook: Instrumental.
Genre: Instrumental Chamber Music: Strings

Baccusi, Ippolito - Italian; Byrd, William - English; Clemens non Papa, Jacob - Franco-Flemish; Crecquillon, Thomas - Franco-Flemish; Ferrabosco I, Alfonso - Italian; Gabelius, S. - Unknown; Lassus, Orlande de - Franco-Flemish; Monte, Philippe de -.
     Motets, madrigals, etc.
16th century
Manuscript Number Ms 2089; From the household of E. Paston; Type: Ms.
Genre: Instrumental Chamber Music: Lute Music In Tablature

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