Choral compositions by Frederick R. Greenish

Scope and Content

Choral compositions by Frederick R. Greenish comprising:

  • 'Adoration' sacred cantana for soli - part chorus and orchestra, which was accepted for the degree of Doctor of Music at Oxford University in 1888
  • 'The Church Triumphant' sacred cantana for soli, 4 - part chorus, strings and bassoon. This was an exercise written for the degree of Bachelor in Music, Oxford, 1883
  • 'The Sands of Lavan', dramatic cantana.

Administrative / Biographical History

Frederick R. Greenish (1855-1923) was a composer.

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Acquisition Information

Given to the Library in 1966.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.


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