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William Beaton Moonie Suggest updates

W B Moonie; William Walter Beaton Moonie; William Beatton Moonie

Born Stobo, Peebleshire, 29 May 1883.

Died Edinburgh, 8 December 1961.

Scottish composer and teacher.

Much of Moonie's music is held in the Moonie Collection of Glasgow University Library. This includes the full autograph score of The Weird of Colbar, as well as a vocal piano score and related press cuttings (MS Moonie Ca10-b.39)..

A biographical note and extensive list of compositions, compiled by Dr David C F Wright (2010), is available online at Wrightmusic.net.

Roles in Scotland

Weird of Colbar

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