Horsley, William, 1774-1858

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English composer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London] June 20 1829, to Vincent Novello, 1829 June 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270666465

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creatorOf Horsley, William, 1774-1858. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London] June 20 1829, to Vincent Novello, 1829 June 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Peabody, Augustus,. Polyphonic vocal music : manuscript, 1818. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Florence, 26 June 1831, and Leipzig, 1 March 1839, to Sir George Smart in London, 1831 June 26 and 1839 Mar. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Murray, John, 1778-1843. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 21 February [1823], to Lord Burghersh [later John Fane, 11th Earl of Westmorland] in Florence, [1823] Feb. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers of the Horsley Family, 18th-20th cent., 1790-1976 Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
referencedIn Hanover royal music archive, 1651-1951 (bulk circa 1770-1870). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Letters from Mendelssohn to members of the Horsley family, 1828-47 University of Oxford, Bodleian Library
referencedIn Hanover royal music archive, 1651-1951, 1770-1870 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Papers, 1776-1927 and undated. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Callcott, John Wall, 1766-1821. [A collection of sheet music including glees, a duet, a ballad and an opera chorus for 3 and 4 voices from the works of Callcott, Webbe, Weber, Knyvett, Harington, Horsley, Bayley and Moore.] Boston University, Mugar Memorial Library
referencedIn Thomas Frognall Dibdin papers, 1798-1836. Houghton Library
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correspondedWith Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814 person
associatedWith Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847 person
associatedWith Jacob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. person
associatedWith Mozart, Maria Anna, 1751-1829. person
associatedWith Murray, John, 1778-1843. person
associatedWith Novello, Vincent, 1781-1861, person
associatedWith Peabody, Augustus, person
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Birth 1774-11-18

Death 1858-12-06


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