Correspondence and papers relating to setting Lee's poems to music and givi ... 

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Correspondence and papers relating to setting Lee's poems to music and giving recitals or making recordings of such settings. Correspondents include Samuel Barber, Lennox Berkeley, Johnny Coppin, Donald Swann. Includes: score of 'Girls' song' by Gerald N. Knight for 'Peasants' priest' (1947), score of 'Day of these days; a miniature cantata' by David Gow (1986); inlay for CD of 'Edge of day', poems by Lee set to music by Johnny Coppin (1988); scores of 'Two etudes for descant recorder & piano' by Kenneth Lang, score of setting for voice and piano of parts of Cider with Rosie by Cora Burt Harth [?]; score of 'The lark in the clear air' inscribed 'For Laurie Lee', Lee's copy of the printed score of Johannes Brahms' violin sonata, op. 78

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