Music score sets
Music scores and performance sets are available for loan
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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- Music Set group membership
Before you can borrow a music set you must sign up for group membership.
You can apply at any Hampshire library.
Group membership costs £15 per year.
- Charges for borrowing a music set
£12.50 for 20 vocal scores available in sets of up to 120 copies.
£25 for an orchestral set.
- Find the set you would like to borrow
- 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.
Sets can be borrowed for up to 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.
- Returning sets
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.