Working Papers of Robert Sherlaw Johnson

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      GB 161 MSS. Mus. b. 36, d. 239-44, e. 42
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Scope and Content

Johnson's working papers on the opera The Lambton Worm, composed 1976-7, (libretto by Anne Ridler).

Administrative / Biographical History

Robert Sherlaw Johnson (1932-2000) was a composer, concert pianist and lecturer in music.

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Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library by the composer in 1978.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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