Cwrtmawr Music Manuscripts,

Scope and Content

Music manuscripts in the Cwrtmawr collection, comprising 18th-20th century tune-books containing both sacred and secular music.


Arranged as Cwrtmawr Music MSS 1-51.

Access Information

Access to the original manuscripts by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.

Acquisition Information

John Humphreys Davies; Donation and bequest; 1926


Title based on contents.

These descriptions supersede those printed in the Library's Handlist of Music MSS (1934), ff. 12-62.

Alternative Form Available

MSS 1-50ii are available on microfilm at the Library.

Archivist's Note


Description compiled by Maredudd ap Huw & Ceridwen Lloyd Morgan;

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright laws apply.

Additional Information


Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales