- 1971-2016. (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
2 small boxes (0.018m3).
Name of creator
Papers created and compiled by the donor, together with a file of miscellaneous papers received by Ms Tann following the clearing of her late mother's effects.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Ms Hilary Tann; Schylerville, USA. Donation 1 box June 2009; 1 folder August 2011 (004666844); 1 folder March 2016 (99322979602419).
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Papers of the composer Hilary Tann, comprising printed music scores. The music scores include those published in the U.S. by the Oxford University Press and more recently Rowanberry Music. Accumulated papers include copies of Dim Sum, 2001 - 2009, festival programmes, and other printed articles.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Accruals are expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged as two groups: Music scores and Accumulated papers.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
This is the first consignment of papers donated. Further papers will be sent by post at regular intervals. 17 CDs have been transferred to NSSAW - CD 5714 - CD 5730.
Preferred citation: Hilary Tann Papers.
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Subject access points
- Orchestral music -- Wales -- 20th century -- Scores.
- Chamber music -- Wales -- 20th century -- Scores.
- Concertos -- Wales -- 20th century -- Scores.
- Instrumental music -- Wales -- 20th century -- Scores.
- Vocal music -- Scores
- Vocal music -- Wales -- 20th century -- Scores.
- Choral music -- Wales -- 20th century -- Scores.
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Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
Revised December 2019.
Compiled by Robert Evans, Welsh Music Archive Project Officer. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: https://hilarytann.com/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hilary_Tann