Rare Music Collections


Richard Excell, 'Unsung lyrics: Recent Margaret Sutherland  discoveries', University of Melbourne  Collections, issue 9, December 2011, pp. 43-51.


Excell, Richard, 'Handel and Haydn', University of Melbourne   Collections, issue 6, June 2010, pp. 48-50.


Excell, Richard, 'Bowerbird to l'Oiseau-Lyre: The Hanson-Dyer Collection at the Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library, the University of Melbourne', Fontes artis musicae, vol. 55, no. 3, July-September 2008.

Excell, Richard, 'Mr de B*** and his airs of mystery', University of Melbourne Collections, issue 2, July 2008, pp. 44-8.

Rabinovici, Alison, 'A web of connections: The orchestral ledger in the Louise   Hanson-Dyer Music Library', University of Melbourne   Collections, issue 3, December 2008, pp. 34-41.

Tregear, Peter, Evelyn Portek and Kerrianne Stone, Keeping scores: 100 years of the Music Library (exhibition catalogue), Parkville, Vic.: University of Melbourne LIbrary, 2008.


Excell, Richard & Jenny Hill, Bowerbird to Lyrebird: The Louise Hanson-Dyer   Music Collection, A Baillieu Library exhibition (exhibition catalogue, Information Division, University of Melbourne, 2006).

Herlin, Denis, with preface by Frank Larkins, Catalogue de la Collection musicale Hanson-Dyer, Universit√© de  Melbourne [Catalogue of the Hanson-Dyer music collection, University of Melbourne]  (Lyrebird Press, 2006).


Rabinovici, Alison, 'The orchestral ledger in the Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library, University of Melbourne', Context: Journal of Music Research, nos 29 & 30, 2005, pp. 97-110.


Excell, Richard, 'Musical rarities', University of Melbourne Library Journal, vol. 8, nos 1-2, July 2003, pp. 3-6.


Fabrikant, Harold, 'Organ music in the Library's collection', University of Melbourne Library Journal, vol. 4,  no. 2, December 1998, pp. 25-6, 30.