Music scores are available singly as a standard book loan. In addition, Hampshire also offers performance sets - vocal scores, libretti and orchestral sets.
These sets are available to any group providing they can collect and return sets at a Hampshire County Council library.
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Group membership and charges
Before you can borrow a music set you must sign up for group membership.
You can apply at any Hampshire library.
Group membership £20 per year
Request to borrow a music set
Sets can be booked using the online form or in person at the library you registered at.
Groups can borrow up to 5 sets at a time.
The standard loan period for a set is up to 6 months. If a longer loan period is required, the hire charge is applied again. The maximum loan period is 9 months.
Sets can be ordered up to 12 months in advance. Early booking is advisable as some sets are very popular. Please allow at least one month's notice when ordering a set.
The responsibility lies with your group to ensure you comply with copyright and performing rights legislation.
Sets not held in Hampshire stock may also be requested.Request a music set
The complete set must be returned by the end of the loan period.
Overdue charges apply to individual copies/parts that are not returned.
Groups must replace missing copies/parts within one month.