• Letter from Carl Czerny to R. de Vivenot, 29 March 1846

    • Contributor: Vivenot, R. De - Czerny, Carl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1846-00-00
  • Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Pietro Mechetti, [1815]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 20 cm.) | In ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 581. (Citation/Reference). Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1815
  • Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Count Franz von Brunswick, 1814 Feb. 13

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 25 x 42 cm., folded to 25 x 21 cm.) | In ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 462. (Citation/Reference). Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1814
  • Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Amalie Sebald, 1811 Aug. 8

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 12 x 19 cm.) | In ink. The final "1" in the date overwritten in ink with "2" in unknown hand. Along bottom edge: Inscription in Sebald's hand, in ink. Date previously cited as: 1812 Aug. 8. Alternate title and previous date from: Library of Congress. Autograph musical scores and autograph letters in the Whittall Foundation Collection, 1951. In the ...

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Sebald, Amalie - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1811
  • Correspondence of Joseph Joachim, 1872 January 28-1886 November 21

    Correspondence. manuscript | 5 | In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Violinist. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Joachim, Joseph - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1872
  • Letter from Johannes Brahms, addressee unknown, 18 June 1882

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Sebastian - Joachim, Amalie - Riedel, (Carl?,) - Hanslik, (Eduard?,) - Bülow, Hans Von - Brahms, Johannes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1882-00-00
  • Carl Maria von Weber autograph letter to A. M. Schlesinger, 1814 Nov. 30

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 22 x 19 cm.) | In ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. In German. Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Weber, Carl Maria Von - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1814
  • Otto Klemperer Archive, 1792-1988

    Conductor and composer Otto Klemperer (b. May 14, 1885 in Breslau, Germany; d. July 6, 1973 in Zurich) is known particularly for conducting orchestral music by Beethoven, Bruckner, Mozart, and Mahler, and contemporary music and operas, during the 1920s and 1930s. He composed symphonies, string quartets, songs, piano solos, choral works, and an opera; and also arranged works by Bach, Mendelssohn, and Mozart. The ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Carl Czerny to Breitkopf & Härtel, 16 March 1836

    • Contributor: Breitkopf & Härtel - Czerny, Carl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1836-00-00
  • Letter from Johann Friedrich Reichardt to a friend in Altona, 1 October 1782

    • Contributor: Reichardt, Johann Friedrich
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1782-00-00
  • Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to the Chevalier Josef de Varena, 1813 May 27

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 20 cm.) | In ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 424. (Citation/Reference). Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1813
  • Letter from Johannes Brahms to Rudolf von der Leyden, 1887

    • Contributor: Leyden, Rudolf Von Der - Brahms, Johannes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1887-00-00
  • Leopold Godowsky Collection

    Leopold Godowsky (1870-1938), was one of the great piano virtuosos at the turn of the century. He was also an excellent teacher and a prolific composer. The collection contains manuscripts of original compositions by Godowsky as well as his transcriptions of works by Bach, Schubert, and Weber. collection | 12 ft. | 49 boxes | Manuscripts of original music, transcriptions, arrangements, correspondence, business and ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Count Franz von Brunswick, [1811] June 18

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 23 cm.) | In ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 313. (Citation/Reference). Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1811
  • Letter from Johannes Brahms to Philipp Spitta, January 1874

    • Contributor: Spitta, [Julius August] Philipp - Nottebohm, (Martin) Gustav - Bach, Johann Sebastian - Brahms, Johannes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1874-00-00
  • [Autograph letter to the Chevalier Josef de Varena]

    Correspondence. manuscript | [3] p. ; 23 cm. | In ink. Title from: Library of Congress. Autograph musical scores and autograph letters in the Whittall Foundation Collection, 1951. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 378. (Citation/Reference). Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1812
  • Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Karl van Beethoven, [1825]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 14 x 25 cm.) | In pencil. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 1447. (Citation/Reference). Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1825
  • Dayton C. Miller Collection

    The Miller Collection contains nearly 1,700 flutes and other wind instruments, statuary, iconography, books, music, trade catalogs, tutors, patents, and other materials mostly related to the flute. It includes both Western and nonwestern examples from around the world, with at least 460 European and American instrument makers represented. The collection is especially strong in 19th century keywork, acoustical innovations, and experimental designs. collection | ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Helen Hopekirk Collection

    Pianist and composer Helen Hopekirk (1856-1945) was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, and received her musical training in Europe. She made her American debut in 1883 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, under the management of her husband, the music critic William A. Wilson. In 1897, she accepted a teaching position at the New England Conservatory and became a fixture in the musical life of Boston. ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harry Rosenthal Collection

    A significant collection of correspondence of composer and pianist Franz Liszt, including holograph music manuscripts and related biographical material. A detailed list of correspondence and holograph music manuscripts and first editions contained in this collection as well as other Liszt-related collections in the Music Division appears in the publication The Music Manuscripts, First Editions, and Correspondence of Franz Liszt (1811-1886) in the Collections of ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Autograph letter to Josef Blöchlinger]

    Correspondence. manuscript | [4] p. ; 25 cm. | In ink. Includes transcription in unknown hand. Title from: Library of Congress. Autograph musical scores and autograph letters in the Whittall Foundation Collection, 1951. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 959. (Citation/Reference). Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1819
  • Robert Schumann autograph letter to Whistling, 1843 Aug. 15

    An autograph letter of Robert Schumann, written to Friedrich Whistling, book/music publisher. Correspondence. print | 1 item. | The material described in this catalog record is located in the collections of the Music Division, Library of Congress. In the John Davis Batchelder Collection of the Music Division, Library of Congress. Composer. Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Schumann, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1843
  • Letter from Johannes Brahms to Dr. Max Abraham (at C.F. Peters), 3 October 1881?

    • Contributor: Abraham, Dr. Max - Bülow, Hans Von - Stockhausen, Julius - Wüllner, Franz - Schulze, Adolph - Peters, C.F. - Brahms, Johannes
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1881-00-00
  • Receipt, Johann Sebastian Bach

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Christian - Bach, Johann Sebastian
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1746-00-00
  • Artistic Testament of Richard Strauss

    • Contributor: Strauss, Richard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material