Series C9. - Idris Lewis,

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Idris Lewis,


  • [1910]-1980. (Creation)

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22 boxes.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

C9/5-214 removed from the B.B.C. Music Department's Lending Library to Tŷ Cerdd, Cardiff. The scores and parts were later transferred to the National Library of Wales in July 2016.

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Scope and content

Arrangements, compositions, sketches and some correspondence. Some of the conductor scores and parts scores have been marked with later performance notes. C9/214 is a file created by the archivist of correspondence (mostly from 1940s) and later lists of works compiled by the B.B.C. in the 1980s.

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System of arrangement

C9/1-4, arranged chronologically. C9/5- 214 arranged alphabetically.

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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.

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Amodau hawlfraint arferol = Usual copyright laws apply.

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Preferred citation: The Tŷ Cerdd Archive, C9.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Archivist's note

The scores and instrumental parts transferred to the National Library of Wales in July 2016 were added to the catalogue in 2021 by the Welsh Music Archive.

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  • Text: C9.