My Ladye Nevells Booke

Exhibition

10/05/2008 - 03/08/2008

The only Scottish showing of My Ladye Nevells Booke, one of the most beautifully written music manuscripts to survive from the late 16th century. Still preserved in its original ornate binding, it contains 42 pieces for keyboard by William Byrd, the greatest English composer of the Elizabethan age.

Exhibited in collaboration with the British Library and the University of Aberdeen Music Department.

My Ladye Nevells Booke