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A Song sung before the King

Dr. Nicholas Staggins (d. 1700) became Professor of Music at Cambridge University in 1684. He was the first in a continuing line of eminent musicians, composers and musicologists to hold this very prestigious position. Since the Music Department is very … Continue reading

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Cambridge’s musical records

The title of this Friends event sums up quite nicely what I would like to put in the limelight this week: archival records with a “musical theme” that are held at the Music and the Manuscripts Department of Cambridge University … Continue reading

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