Hand written music score for the piece 'Absent' by John W Metcalfe, arranged by A.O. Pearce. Conductors and principle cornet parts.
Note on scanning musical scores; Black Dyke Band hold a unique collection of historic music scores. In order to secure the long term preservation and safety of these manuscripts they are being digitally scanned and the original documents transferred to a regional archive who are experts in conservation. Illustrated in this database is usually the first page of the conductors or principle cornet players score. Full versions of any particular score can be made available on request, please contact the curator or band secretary.