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Open Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-1pm (term-time), Mon-Fri 9.30-4.30pm (vacations). General UG and research music coll, inc sound and video recordings.
St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1DB
Books, scores, CDs, DVDs. Loans to members of the university and fee paying external members; otherwise reference only.
University Library, Anglia Ruskin University, East Road, Cambridge, CB1 1PT
Hill coll of str insts and bows (photos and measured drawings of str insts available for research).
Beaumont St, Oxford, OX1 2PH
The Barber Institute, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TS
Wide range of books, scores, CDs and DVDs for loan; electronic resources such as Naxos Music Library and Oxford Music Online available to library members; 2 practice pianos; high-profile programme of free exhibitions.
Barbican Music Library, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS, United Kingdom
Wind, br, early kbs and bow makers w/shop. Open Mon-Fri, 2-5pm, all yr, admission free. Open Sat during university full term, 10am-12pm.
Oxford University Faculty of Music, St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1DP
Inc information about film and TV music and comps.
BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London, SE1 8XT
Birmingham Fl Society coll, early printed music coll.
Birmingham City University, Paradise Place, Birmingham, B3 3HG
CDs, videos, DVDs, CD-ROMs, music and vocal scores, talking books, playsets, periodicals.
Blackburn Central Library, Town Hall St, Blackburn, BB2 1AG
Inc 10th-20th C mss; former Music School coll, Deneke-Mendelssohn coll, Wight Bequest, Bourne Bequest, Harding coll, former St Michael's College, Tenbury coll, Alan Tyson coll.
Broad St, Oxford, OX1 3BG
Coll of mus insts dispersed among various museums in Bradford Metropolitan area. Mostly at Cliffe Castle Museum, Keighley.
Bowling Hall Rd, Bradford, BD4 7LP
Classical, leisure, educ and media music. Cats available: music for schools, kb, str, ww, br, perc, ens, symphonic band, vocal, choral. Also Bote & Bock and Richard Schauer (Simrock, Benjamin and Rahter).
Aldwych House, 71-91 Aldwych, London, WC2B 4HN
Full scores, miniature scores, chmbr and inst music. Wide range of printed music, books, CDs and DVDs. Sets of choral and orch works available. Local heritage coll. Camm coll of (mainly 19th C) scores. Practice electric pno available.
22 The Triangle, Bournemouth, BH2 5RQ
General range of scores, books, CDs, videos and DVDs.
Jubilee St, Brighton, BN1 1GE
Special coll of Baptist hymn books (mostly words only).
The Promenade, Clifton Down, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 3NJ
One and a half million items of printed music received by legal (formerly known as copyright) deposit, purchase or gift. Special colls inc Hirsch Music Library, Royal Music Library (inc Handel autographs), Stefan Zweig coll, Royal Philharmonic coll. Over 100,000 music and music-related mss inc autographs of Purcell, Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Elgar, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Britten, Tippett, Maxwell Davies, etc; mediaeval to modern vocal and inst music.
96 Euston Rd, London, NW1 2DB
Acts as a clearing house for inter-library loans, both nationally and internationally. In addition, it has an extensive stock of its own, inc a substantial and comprehensive collection of more than 135,000 music scores (excluding vocal and orch sets).The British Library does not lend directly to individuals, but through a network of borrowers comprised of public libraries, university and college libraries and other commercial or non-commercial organisations. It is free to join and any organisation may apply, details from the above address or on website. Individuals may apply to receive photocopies from the British Library's collections, but music scores cannot be copied.
Boston Spa, Wetherby, LS23 7BQ
Largest reference coll of sound recordings in the UK open to the public, free listening and viewing service, full reference library of associated literature. Info on commercial discs, history of recording, broadcasting and location of recordings around the UK. Member of the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives.
The British Library, 96 Euston Rd, London, NW1 2DB, United Kingdom
Printed book and periodical colls, specialising in British 20th C music literature relating to Britten, Pears and their associates. Mss, printed music and personal papers of Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears, as well as press cuttings, programmes, photographs and sound and video recordings (chiefly relating to Britten and Pears). Mss of works by other comps and literary mss. English song (16th C to present day), Aldeburgh Festival and Britten-Pears School archives, English Opera Group and English Music Theatre archives.
Britten-Pears Foundation, The Red House, Golf Lane, Aldeburgh, Suffolk, IP15 5PZ, United Kingdom
Inc mss and correspondence of Mendelssohn, Charles Dibdin mss, Novello (music publishers) mss and correspondence, correspondence of Herbert Thompson (music critic), Fiske-Platt coll of late 18th C and early 19th C English opera.
University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT