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CLAPPERTON, WALTER SCOTT, 1892-1944
MUS 149


Walter Scott Clapperton fonds.  - 1938-1944.  - 3 textual records.  - 1 audio disc. 

Biographical sketch
Singing teacher, organist and choirmaster originally from England.  Walter Scott Clapperton taught at the McGill Conservatorium in Montréal from 1921 to 1944, and directed several musical groups in Montréal, including the Montreal Operatic Society and the Montreal Masonic Choir. 

Scope and content
The fonds consists of records pertaining to the musical activities of Clapperton:  vocal music arrangements by W.S. Clapperton; autograph manuscript by Douglas Clarke dedicated to Clapperton; press clipping; sound recording of the Montreal Masonic Choir conducted by Clapperton. 

Immediate source of acquisition:  acquired from the Gallerie Canadiana in 1983. 

Restrictions:  none. 

Finding aids:  inventory. 



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