musical history of Norwich Cathedral. by Noel Boston

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Published by The Friends of Norwich Cathedral in Norwich .

Written in English

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  • Norwich Cathedral (Norwich, England),
  • Music -- England -- Norwich.

Edition Notes

Originally published in 2 pts. in the Reports of the Friends of Norwich Cathedral, 1938 and 1939, respectively.

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LC ClassificationsML286 .8.N892N74
The Physical Object
Pagination33, 10-104 p.
Number of Pages104
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Open LibraryOL5625992M
LC Control Number68044795

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OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published in 2 pts. in the Reports of the Friends of Norwich Cathedral, andrespectively. Description. The Musical History of Norwich Cathedral Hardcover – See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Manufacturer: The Friends of Norwich Cathedral. Notable dates in the history of Norwich Cathedral. Date: Significance: Herbert de Losinga appointed Bishop of Thetford Seat of bishopric moved from Thetford to Norwich: Herbert de Losinga lays foundation stone of Cathedral and founds the Benedictine priory Norwich Cathedral, Norwich, Norfolk.

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Morley held a number of church musical appointments, first as master of the children at Norwich Cathedral (–87), then by as organist at St. Giles, Cripplegate, in London, and by at St. Paul’s Cathedral. History. The cathedral, located on Unthank Road, was constructed between and to designs by George Gilbert Scott, Jr.

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Norwich Cathedral Amitchell grants anyone the right to use this work for any purpose, without any conditions, unless such conditions are required by law. Herbert de Losinga was born in Normandy and became a monk and eventual prior of the Benedictine abbey of Fécamp. Things to do in Norwich when it rains.

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6. Hidden History Tours. ‘Close’ Encounters – Norwich Cathedral Library Visit Peter Aston’s collection of 18th and 19th century musical scores; 16th and 17th-century early-printed books; a beautifully illuminated frontispiece to a copy of the doomsday account, and a wooden seal box from the 13th century, one of only a handful still extant in the UK.

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