Collection  |  Notated Music Newland / Zeuner collection,

Format Collection
Notated Music
Contributors Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Newland, William Augustine
Root, George F. (George Frederick)
Rossini, Gioacchino
Shaw, Oliver
Dates 1735
Location United States
Language English
Subjects 19th Century
Catholic Church
Hymns
Music
Newland, William Augustine
Sacred Vocal Music
United States
Title
Newland / Zeuner collection,
Summary
Primarily printed and manuscript music for piano, 2 or 4 hands, and songs, with a concentration in sacred vocal works in Latin and English. (The music in Latin may represent the only known source of pre-Cäcilienverein 19th-century American Catholic Church music.) Composers range from Mozart and Rossini to George F. Root and Oliver Shaw. The collection contains the largest extant source of music by Charles Zeuner which was purchased by Newland after Zeuner's death.
Contributor Names
Newland, William Augustine, 1813-1901.
Subject Headings
-  Newland, William Augustine,--1813-1901
-  Music--United States--19th century
-  Sacred vocal music
-  Catholic Church--United States--Hymns
Notes
-  William Augustine Newland (1813-1901), Philadelphia organist, choirmaster, conductor, and music teacher. Charles Zeuner (1795-1857), student of Johann Nepomuk Hummel, settled in Boston in the 1820s and became well-known as an organist and composer.
-  Many of the original 2000 or more items from the collection are cataloged and classified in the Music Division's general collection.
-  Purchase; 1929.
-  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Performing Arts Reading Room and at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/eadmus.mu002007
-  Newland / Zeuner Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress.
Medium
around 2,000 items (57 boxes, 20 linear feet).
Call Number
ML31 .N48
Repository
Library of Congress Music Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/perform.home
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/eadmus.mu002007
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/eadmus.mu002007.3
Library of Congress Catalog Number
96704662
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Access Advisory
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