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The Cedric Thorpe Davie Collection

The Cedric Thorpe Davie Collection contains around 3000 items of sheet music, mostly from the Victorian and Edwardian eras.


About the collection

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An example of sheet music from the Cedric Thorpe Davie Collection.

A collection of around 3000 items of sheet music from the Victorian and Edwardian eras. Cedric Thorpe Davie OBE, FRSE, FRAM, RSA, LLD (13 May 1913-18 January 1983) was a composer, academic and Professor of Music at St Andrew’s University.


Finding aid

The Collection can be accessed through the music indexes on level 4 of The Mitchell Library.

Further reading

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Read more about Cedric Thorpe Davie at Access to Research

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Read related newspaper articles at British Newspaper Archive  

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Read the article at Oxford Dictionary of Music  


Image Gallery

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Selection of scores

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Ascherberg's 7th Dance Album

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Chappell and Co's Musical Magazine

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Chappell's 32 Polkas and Galops

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The Broken Melody


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