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A New Medley Overture of Scots tunes
by Walter Clagget



Full title: A new medley overture consisting entirely of Scots tunes, and thirty six of the most favorite Scots airs, to which is added the favorite air of Chivey Chace, all with variations for two violins, or two German flutes, & a violoncello, also adapted for the piano forte / the airs selected, and the variations compos'd by Walter Clagget.

Publisher: Edinburgh: Walter Clagget

Printer: Printed for the Author

Date: [1794?]

Description:

RISM and Copac spell name as 'Clagget'; Gore has 'Claggett'. The Medley Overture was indeed published in Edinburgh, despite no biographical evidence of having lived there.

RISM:

Gore: C19

Biographical info: Clagget (1742-1798) was an Irish musician who spent much of his life in England, working as a theatre musician and cello soloist. Also a composer of instrumental and operatic music, self-published and by the Thompson family. His last decade or so was spent in Newcastle upon Tyne. (ODNB)

Location(s):

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Aberdeen University Library
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Birmingham University Library
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Cambridge University Library
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Dundee Central Library (Wighton Collection)
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National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
GB-Ep
Edinburgh City Library
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Edinburgh University Library
GB-Gm
Mitchell Library, Glasgow
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Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow
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University of Glasgow Library
GB-Lam
Royal Academy of Music, London
GB-Lbl
British Library, London
GB-Lcm
Royal College of Music, London
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Vaughan Williams Memorial Library, Cecil Sharp House, London
GB-Mp
Manchester Public Library
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Manchester University Library
GB-NTu
Newcastle University Library
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Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
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A K Bell Library, Perth
GB-SA
Saint Andrews University Library
GB-SHE
Sheffield University Library
IRL-Dn
National Library of Ireland, Dublin
IRL-Dtc
Trinity College Dublin

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