Series C6. - J. R. Heath,

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J. R. Heath,


  • [1905]-1960. (Creation)

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54 scores, 7 boxes, 9 bundles, 1 vol.

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Music manuscripts of Dr J. R. Heath. An article entitled 'J. R. Heath, (1887-1950)' by David R. A. Evans was published in Welsh Music History, vol. 1 (1996) and a digital version is also available on NLW's Welsh Journals Online.

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Arranged chronologically, followed by three more general files and a scrapbook.

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J. R. Heath's 'Sonatina for piano' (unpublished) is in NLW ex 1813. 'From dusk to moonrise', a phantasy for orchestra, and 'Scherzo for wind instruments and percussion' are in UW Aberystwyth Department of Music archives (5/1 and 5/2).

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Preferred citation: C6.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: C6.