Fonds GB 0210 HILTAN - Hilary Tann Papers,

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Hilary Tann Papers,


  • 1971-2016. (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

2 small boxes (0.018m3).

Context area

Name of creator


Biographical history

Archival history

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.

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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

Published music scores can be found in the library's main catalogue

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Notes area


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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Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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Dates of creation revision deletion

Revised December 2019.


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Robert Evans, Welsh Music Archive Project Officer. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description:

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