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Description: The Golden Legend Composed Adapted from the Poem of Longfellow by Joseph Bennett, The Music Composed by Arthur Sullivan, Full Score, London & New York: 1886, Novello, Ewer & Co.
From the personal collection of Maestro Raymond Leppard (1927-2019).

Provenance: Previous owner's signature on cover and cover page is of Charles Harford Lloyd. Wikipedia: Lloyd (1849 – 1919) was an English composer who became a well-known organist in his time.

His most successful area was organ and choral works but he wrote three clarinet pieces for his friend Randle Fynes Holme (1864-1957), (a talented amateur musician), a number of chamber works, a Festival Overture for orchestra, an organ concerto with orchestra and a number of songs for voice and piano.

He served as organist and choir-master at Gloucester Cathedral, Christ Church Cathedral in Oxford, Eton College Chapel and organist at the Chapel Royal. His most frequently performed works today are his settings of the Anglican Church liturgy.

Wear and loss as shown.
1 1/2"H x 11 1/2"W x 14"D

  • Dimensions: 1 1/2"H x 11 1/2"W x 14"D

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