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Stellar names in classical music part of collector's gift to UW Music Library

Classical music scores A recent gift of 720 rare classical music scores has been donated to the UW School of Music Library. The works span about three centuries, from the very late 17th century to the end of the 20th century. The gift will nearly double the UW’s collection of printed rare music scores.

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Photos by Mary Levine:

Top: “Messe Solennelle,” by Ludwig van Beethoven.

Bottom: Judy Tsou, head of the UW Music Library, with a copy of Benjamin Britten’s opera “Peter Grimes.”

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