• Presto

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([11] p.) ; 25 x 32 cm. | Holograph, in ink, of the 2nd movement of String quartet no. 13, op. 130. Title from caption. Composer's holograph letter to Karl Holz (1 p. ; 21 x 26 cm.), Holz's copy of letter with explanatory note ([1] leaf ; 21 cm.), and "Bestätigung" by E. Mandyczewsky ([1] leaf ; ...

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1825

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  • [Novelette]

    Manuscript score | [8] p. of ms. music ; 34 cm. | Copyist's MS. of the 1st version with corrections, dynamic marking, and dedication in the composer's hand. At end : Gruss in Deutschland an Hrn. Franz Liszt von Robert Schumann, Lepzig den 20 April 1838. Copyist Carl Brückner's hand (same as Symphony no. 1) with Schumann's corrections. "Sarazene"--Top margine. Letter in an unkonwn ...

    • Contributor: Schumann, Robert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1838

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  • Ich liebe dich transcription for piano solo

    manuscript score | [3] p. of music ; 31 cm. | Franz Liszt. (Statement Of Responsibility). Cover title. A facsimile of the autograph manuscript in the Music Division of the Library of Congress. Superlinear and interlinear German words; text by Friedrich Rückert. Commentary by Alan Walker on p. [3]. "Published by the Edward N. Waters Fund in the Library of Congress." acquire 2 shelf ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Liszt, Franz - Rückert, Friedrich - Walker, Alan - Music Division
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1993

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  • Quartetto 11, per violino, viola, chitarra e violoncello

    manuscript score | 4 ms. parts. 22 x 29 cm. | composto, e dedicato al suo amico il sigr. avvocato Luigi Guglielmo Germi da Nicolò Paganini. (Statement Of Responsibility). Ms. copy. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Paganini, Nicol - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 18??

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  • Koncert

    Manuscript score | score (56, [12], 37 p.) 27 x 34 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Joachim, Joseph - Kreisler, Fritz
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1878

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  • Pastorale pour piano

    manuscript score | [11 ] p. of ms. music ; 36 cm. | Ernest Bloch. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, with corrections in pencil. "A. Joliet 12/6 96"--At end. In the Ernest Bloch Collection of the Library of Congress. acquire 1 shelf copy [policy default] (Selection Decision). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Bloch, Ernest
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1896

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  • Mazourkas no. 4

    manuscript score | [2] p. of ms. music ; 24 x 31 cm. | Ms. copied by Julian Fontana. Title from caption. "The Mazurka op. 33, No. 4 in this collection is definitely not in Chopin's hand but is a typical specimen of Fontana's copying"--Insert, signed Arthur Hedley, Oct. 13, 1960. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Chopin, Frédéric - Fontana, Julian
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 18??

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  • Prelude and fugue in A minor ; Prelude and fugue in G minor

    manuscript score | [4], [8] p. of ms. music ; 27 cm., 27 x 34 cm. (29 x 40 cm., bound) | Johannes Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph. Title from cover of Library of Congress binding. Published: Leipzig : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1927 (Sämtliche Werke / Johannes Brahms ; Bd. 16). In caption of 1st work: Meiner lieben Clara zum 7te Mai 1856; note ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1856

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  • Sonata

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([9] p.), bound ; 25 x 34 cm. | Holograph. For violin and "cembalo." Caption title. "No 9." In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Published: Wien : Artaria, 1781 (as op. 2, no. 5). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1781

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  • [Cadenzas for the first and last movements of the D minor piano concerto by Mozart Köchel 466]

    manuscript score | [2] leaves of ms. music ; 25 x 32 cm. | Holograph. A rough copy, with numerous revisions, of two cadenzas, one for each movement. The cadenza for the initial movement is a variant of the cadenza in the fair copy (ML30.8b.S37C3) and is related, though less closely, to Brahms's cadenza. The cadenza for the Finale is almost entirely different from ...

    • Contributor: Schumann, Clara - Brahms, Johannes - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 18??

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  • Symphonie No. 1 in B dur, op. 38

    Manuscript score | 1 ms. score (209 p.) ; 30 cm. | Copyists ms., in ink, with additions and corrections in Schumann's hand. Copyist indentified as Carl Brückner of Leipzig. "Revidirt zum druck v. 26 April 1852" in Schumann's hand at end (p. 209). Note inside front cover: "From the collection of Edward Speyer, Dec. 1946." Stargardt Auktionskatalog 597. In the Heinemann Foundation Collection ...

    • Contributor: Schumann, Robert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 185?

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  • Variationen über ein Thema von Robert Schumann für das Pianoforte zu vier Händen, op. 23

    manuscript score | 27 p. of ms. music ; 26 x 33 cm. | von Johannes Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, prepared for publisher (Leipzig : J. Rieter-Biedermann, 1863). Theme from the slow movement of Schumann's Violin concerto. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1861

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  • Doppelfuge

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([3] p.) ; 24 x 32 cm. | von Richard Wagner. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph. For 4 voices. Title from accompanying copy. Published in: Die Musik. Heft 99 (July 1912): p. 27-41. In ink. Accompanied by copy: 1 ms. score (4 p.) ; 27 x 35 cm. Entered as No. 1902 to Albrecht's Census (1953). In the Gertrude ...

    • Contributor: Wagner, Richard - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1830

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  • Cadenzas to concertos by J.S. Bach and W.A. Mozart

    manuscript score | 1 v. of ms. music, bound ; 29 x 38 cm. | Johannes Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holographs. Title from Library of Congress binding. Published: Leipzig : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1927 (Sämtliche Werke / Johannes Brahms ; Bd. 15). Accompanied by ms. note by E. Mandyczewski ([1] leaf ; 29 cm.) concerning the cadenza for the Bach concerto. In the Gertrude ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1855

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  • Catalog Record

    Jelly Roll Morton collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Jelly Roll Morton is believed to have been born on September 20, 1885, in Gulfport, Mississippi. His family moved to New Orleans, where Morton had both formal training in music and exposure to the leading jazz performers of the day. By 1904, he was working as a jazz pianist, comedian, and vaudevillian. Starting in 1923, Morton made Chicago his base of operations. During that ...

    • Contributor: Morton, Jelly Roll
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905
  • Sonate für das Hammerklavier

    manuscript score | 20 [i.e. 40] p. of ms. music ; 24 x 31 cm. | von L. v. Beethoven. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph. In ink, with notations in pencil. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1820

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  • Concert, op. 15

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([24] p.) ; 25 x 34 cm. | Joh. Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. Caption title. Arr. for 2 pianos, with the solo part (piano I) indicated but not written out. Note, in ink, concerning the holograph by E. Mandyczewski ([1] leaf ; 11 x 17 cm.) laid in. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 187?

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  • Quartetto 5. in Es

    Manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([31] p.) ; 22 x 29 cm. | di me Giuseppe Haydn. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1790

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  • [Sunt lacrymae rerum

    manuscript score | [5] p. of ms. music ; 34 cm. | Liszt]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph. Title supplied by cataloger. In ink ; Corrections and emendations in ink and colored pencils. Include pasteovers on page [1] and [4]. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Liszt, Franz
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1877

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  • Moldenhauer archives at the Library of Congress, circa 1000-circa 1990

    The archives consist primarily of music (both manuscript and printed), correspondence, photographs, sound recordings, books, newspaper clippings, printed programs, drawings, and engravings. They span years from the Middle Ages to the present, and include documents of composers, musicians, and literary figures, among others. The music in the collection includes holograph scores or sketches, both published and unpublished, as well as a number of copyists' ...

    • Contributor: Moldenhauer, Hans - Weger, August - Schumann, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Photos, Prints, Drawings - Notated Music
  • Walzer, op. 39

    manuscript score | [11] p. of ms. music ; 26 x 33 cm. | J.B. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. Caption title. Originally for piano, 4 hands; arr. for piano, 2 hands. Published: Leipzig : J. Rieter-Biedermann, 1867. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. In slipcase with holograph of the same work in simplified arrangement for piano. ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1865

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  • Beethovens cis Moll Quartett

    manuscript sketch | 1 ms. score ([2] p.) ; 24 x 28 cm. | Holograph. Title from 1st page. Sketch of part of the last movement. At bottom of 1st page: signed, Ferdinand Hiller. In ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Previously owned by Jerome Stonborough. Manuscript Sketch (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Hiller, Ferdinand - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1827

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  • Grande sonnate [sic] à quatres [sic] mains, comp. 1814

    manuscript score | [27] p. of ms. music ; 23 x 31 cm. | composée par François Schubert. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, of the first version, without the final fugue; p. 5-6 imperfect. T.p. in the hand of Albert Stadler; the second "n" in "sonnate" is crossed out. Ms. prepared for the publisher: Wien : J.P. Gotthard, 1871. In the Gertrude Clarke ...

    • Contributor: Schubert, Franz - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1813

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  • Sonate pour piano et violoncelle

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (15 p. ) + 1 ms. part (7 p.) ; 36 cm. | Ernest Bloch. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, with corrections in pencil. In the Ernest Bloch Collection of the Library of Congress. acquire 1 shelf copy [policy default] (Selection Decision). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Bloch, Ernest
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1897

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  • Streich-Quartett

    manuscript score | 1 score (55, [2] p.) ; 35 cm. | Holograph, in ink, with deletions and additional dynamic marks in colored pencil; notations in pencil on p. [57]. Published: Berlin-Lichterfelde : Verlag Dreililien, Richard Birnbach, 1907? In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Schoenberg, Arnold - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905

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