The Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Collection holds manuscript scores, many by Australian composers including Margaret Sutherland, Richard Mills and Dorian le Gallienne.
A call number search entering MS with the first four letters of the composer's surname will find manuscript works held in the library.
For example, MS SUTH retrieves all the manuscript scores by Margaret Sutherland
There are eight volumes of press clippings relating to music performance in Melbourne 1928-1947. Clippings cover music and concert life in Melbourne, with particularly detailed coverage of Conservatorium of Music activities
The Collection held at the Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Collection includes some items pertaining to Australian music. Among the Collection's contents are:
The Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Collection has a small collection of photographs. Ask Southbank staff for assistance.