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Microfilm in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library

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Italian music manuscripts in the British Library

The collection, organized in four chronological segments (A, B, C and D), offers an abundance of sources for vocal and instrumental music, sacred and secular.

The original manuscripts are located in the British Library. At MSPAL this collection's call number is PA LIB REF M2.I93

Scroll down to see what is contained in the different segments.

Section A

Section A contains music manuscripts from 1640 through 1720. It's split into three parts and you can see what the parts contain through the following links.

Section B

Section B contains music manuscripts from 1720 through 1740. It's split into four parts and you can see what the parts contain through the following links.

Section C

Section C contains music manuscripts from 1740 through 1770. It's split into three parts and you can see what the parts contain through the following links.

Section D

Section D contains music manuscripts from 1770 through 1820. It's split into four parts and you can see what the parts contain through the following links.