Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

↓ Refine your search

Results 1 - 24 of 24

  • Dance of gnomes op. 41, no. 2

    vocal score | 1 close score ([4] p.) ; 27 cm. | E.A. MacDowell. (Statement Of Responsibility). For men's chorus (TTBB). Caption title. Stamped on the bottom of p. 1: "G. Schirmer, 35 Union Square, New York" With: Cradle song. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Macdowell, Edward
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1890

    Look inside: 4 results

  • Henry F. Gilbert (1868-1928)

    Biography. In 1905 he wrote Americanesque, which was a suite for orchestra based on minstrel show tunes. His first major success was Comedy Overture on Negro Themes (1910) for orchestra. He completed a work based on Creole music in 1908, but it was refused a public performance in Boston because of its hybrid style. Gilbert rewrote the work as a ballet, and The Dance ...

  • Festival hymn

    vocal score | 1 vocal score (7 p.) ; 28 cm. | words and music by Dudley Buck. (Statement Of Responsibility). For mixed voices with acc. arr. for piano. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: O. Ditson - Buck, Dudley
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1900

    Look inside: 8 results

  • Summer wind song of sylphs

    vocal score | 1 score (4 p. ) ; 27 cm. | Edward Mac Dowell [i.e. MacDowell] ; from Richard Hovey's Launcelot and Guenevere. (Statement Of Responsibility). For women's chorus (SSAA) with piano acc. for rehearsal only. Caption title. Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Macdowell, Edward - Hovey, Richard
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1902

    Look inside: 4 results

  • Ol' Marse Winter (trio)

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (8 p.) ; 30 cm. | Gena Branscombe ; [words by] Mary Alice Ogden. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, with additions and corrections in pencil. For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. Subtitle "for women's voices" crossed out in in ink. "Octavo series (Women's voices)"--Upper left corner in ink "A.P.S. 10453"--Lower left corner in ink. Copyright dates ...

    • Contributor: Branscombe, Gena - Ogden, Mary Alice
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

    Look inside: 8 results

  • Elfin song

    vocal score | 1 score (16 p.) ; 28 cm. | G.W. Chadwick ; [words by] Joseph Rodman Drake. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SSAA chorus with piano. Caption title. Orchestrated by the composer in 1913. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Chadwick, G. W. (George Whitefield) - Drake, Joseph Rodman - Chadwick, G. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

    Look inside: 16 results

  • Inconstancy

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 28 cm. | G.W. Chadwick ; [words by] Shakespeare. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SSAA chorus with piano. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Chadwick, G. W. (George Whitefield) - Shakespeare, William - Chadwick, G. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

    Look inside: 8 results

  • The old man with a beard

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | Margaret Ruthven Lang ; Edward Lear. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SATB chorus with piano. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Lang, Margaret Ruthven - Lear, Edward
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

    Look inside: 8 results

  • The lonely rose op. 43

    vocal score | 1 score (19 p.) ; 27 cm. | music by Margaret Ruthven Lang ; words by Philip Bourke Marston. (Statement Of Responsibility). For soprano solo and SSAA chorus with piano. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Lang, Margaret Ruthven - Marston, Philip Bourke
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

    Look inside: 20 results

  • The jumblies op. 68, no.4

    vocal score | 1 score (11 p.) ; 27 cm. | Arthur Foote ; the poem is by Edward Lear. (Statement Of Responsibility). Caption title. For chorus (SATB) with piano. Words printed as text on p. 11. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Arthur P. Schmidt - Foote, Arthur - Lear, Edward
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

    Look inside: 12 results

  • I bring you heartsease trio

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | Gena Branscombe ; words by G.B. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Branscombe, Gena
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

    Look inside: 8 results

  • Come, o thou traveler anthem for general use

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 26 cm. | Harvey B. Gaul ; [words] by Charles Wesley. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SATB) and organ. Caption title. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Boston Music Co. - G. Schirmer - Gaul, Harvey (Harvey Bartlett) - Wesley, Charles - Gaul, Harvey
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

    Look inside: 8 results

  • Domine salvum fac praesidem nostrum for chorus of men's voices and orchestra : op. 8

    vocal score | 1 vocal score (15 p.) ; 27 cm. | by John Knowles Paine ; [accompaniment arranged by Arthur Foote]. (Statement Of Responsibility). "Composed for and performed at the inauguration of Thomas Hill as president of Harvard university ... and at the inauguration of President Charles William Eliot." Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Harvard University Press - For Sale by Boston Music - Paine, John Knowles - Foote, Arthur
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

    Look inside: 14 results

  • In Arcady by moonlight (trio)

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | Gena Branscombe ; [words by] Kendall Banning. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. acquire 1 shelf copy [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Branscombe, Gena - Banning, Kendall
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

    Look inside: 8 results

  • Daniel Gregory Mason (1873-1953)

    Biography. In 1913, Mason studied in Paris with Vincent d'Indy, who became his primary compositional influence. A fervent classicist, Mason's instrumental works include three symphonies, more than a dozen chamber pieces, several keyboard compositions, and other orchestral works and transcriptions. He is best known as a composer for his festival overture Chanticleer (1928) and his three symphonies, especially the Lincoln Symphony (1936). His vocal ...

  • O bless the Lord, my soul anthem for men's voices

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | John Knowles Paine ; revised and edited by Charles Leslie. (Statement Of Responsibility). For 2 tenors and 2 basses with organ. Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Boston Music Co. - G. Schirmer - Paine, John Knowles - Leslie, C. E. (Charles Eddy)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

    Look inside: 8 results

  • Arthur Foote (1853-1937)

    Biography. Apart from his notoriety as a composer, Foote was highly regarded as a teacher and writer. He served as a guest lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1911, and taught piano at the New England Conservatory between 1921 and 1937. He co-authored a theory text with Walter R. Spalding, Modern Harmony in Its Theory and Practice (1905, reprinted in 1969 and ...

  • Arthur B. Whiting (1861-1936)

    Biography. Whiting did not create a large body of work. When asked about his limited productivity, he replied, tongue-in-cheek, that he had been associating with the masters much too long to tolerate his own music any longer. One of his students, however, noted, "As he grew older he came, I think, to regret more rather than less this inhibition of the creative by the ...

  • Enchantment op. 17, no. 1

    vocal score | 1 score (12 p.) ; 28 cm. | Mabel W. Daniels ; words by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SATB chorus with piano. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Daniels, Mabel W. (Mabel Wheeler) - Mackay, Isabel Ecclestone - Daniels, Mabel W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

    Look inside: 12 results

  • The old person of Cassel

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | Margaret Ruthven Lang ; Edward Lear. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SATB chorus with piano. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Lang, Margaret Ruthven - Lear, Edward
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

    Look inside: 8 results

  • Far awa' (trio) : op. 43, no. 4

    vocal score | 1 score (4 p.) ; 27 cm. | H.H.A. Beach ; Robert Burns. (Statement Of Responsibility). Originally for voice and piano; arr. by the composer for SSA chorus with piano acc. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Beach, H. H. A. (Mrs) - Burns, Robert - Beach, H. H. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

    Look inside: 4 results

  • The morning wind (trio)

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | Gena Branscombe ; [words by] Kendall Banning. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Branscombe, Gena - Banning, Kendall
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

    Look inside: 8 results

  • The voice of my beloved op. 16, no. 2

    vocal score | 1 score (12 p.) ; 28 cm. + 2 parts ; 36 cm. | Mabel W. Daniels ; the words selected from the Song of Solomon. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SAA chorus with piano and 2 violins. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection ...

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Daniels, Mabel W. (Mabel Wheeler) - Daniels, Mabel W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

    Look inside: 14 results

  • Ol' Marse Winter (trio)

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | Gena Branscombe ; [words by] Mary Alice Ogden. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Branscombe, Gena - Ogden, Mary Alice
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

    Look inside: 7 results