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William Alwyn Archive

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William Alwyn. Portrait
              by Juliet Pannett. The papers and manuscripts of the composers William Alwyn and Doreen Carwithen were presented to Cambridge University Library in 2003. The archive contains musical and literary manuscripts by William Alwyn, correspondence, papers including journals, press cuttings and ephemera, photographs, sound recordings, videos, and dvds. It also includes music manuscripts by his first wife, Olive Pull, and a larger collection of manuscripts by his widow, Doreen Carwithen. Please enjoy browsing our webpages, new information is continually being added.