• 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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  • Quartetto 12, 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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  • Sonate II. pour le pianoforte et violon

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([32]+ p.) ; 12 x 19 cm. | Franz Schubert. (Statement Of Responsibility). Caption title. Holograph, in ink; the last movement wanting. Published: Wien : Diabelli, 1836. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Schubert, Franz - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1816

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  • Sextett, op. 36

    manuscript score | 1 score (42 p.) ; 25 x 34 cm. | von Johs. Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. At end: J. Brahms, Baden-Baden, Juli 66. Originally for 2 violins, 2 violas, and 2 violoncellos; arr. for 2 pianos. 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: 1866

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  • Romanze

    manuscript sketch | 1 ms. score (24 p.) ; 24 x 34 cm. | von L. van Beethoven. (Statement Of Responsibility). Musical sketches. Holograph, in ink. Title page is not holograph. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Sketch (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1802

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  • Ernest Bloch collection, 1888-1981

    Ernest Bloch was a Swiss-born composer, violinist, conductor and photographer. The collection, which documents his life and work, includes manuscripts (music and lecture material), correspondence, business and financial papers, photographs, programs, promotional material, clippings, writings about Ernest Bloch, personal papers, and printed matter.

    • Contributor: Bloch, Ernest
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Notated Music
  • [Prelude]

    manuscript score | 2 leaves of ms. music ; 16 x 24 cm. | Holograph, signed. At end: Paris, 10 juillet 1834. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Chopin, Frédéric - Library of Congress - Moldenhauer Archives
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1834

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  • 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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  • Papillon no. 10 : vivo

    Manuscript score | [1] leaf of ms. music ; 32 cm. | [Robert Schumann]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph. For piano. Transposed to B-flat major ; originally in C. In ink. Schumann copied this setting during his stay in Endenich (1854-56) ; the manuscript was given to daughter Marie Schumann by Clara. Part of the Music Division's Gisella Selden-Goth Collection. Gift ; Gisella Selden-Goth ; ...

    • Contributor: Schumann, Robert - Selden Goth, Gisella
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 184?

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  • [Ouverture et airs du ballet de Telemaque]

    Band stock | 1 piano score (23 pages) ; 31 cm | Ballet choreographed by Pierre Gardel. Originally for orchestra; arranged for piano. Title from another copy of the work. LC copy trimmed to 31 cm and lacking title page and plate number; possibly one of two publications printed in Paris from Le Duc plates, one around 1790 and one between 1800 and 1805. ...

    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Identified] - Krasinsky - Gardel, Pierre
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1790

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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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  • Quartetto 13, 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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  • 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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  • [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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  • Opera di sei Sonate

    Instrumental parts | 4 ms. parts ; 22 x 31 cm. | composta dal Sigr. Gioaccino Rossini in età d'anni XII in Ravenna l'anno 1804. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. For violins (2), violoncello, and double bass. Title from cover of 1st violin part. Pasted on p. [2] of cover of 1st violin part: "Offert a mon excellent ami en souvenire d'amiché, O. ...

    • Contributor: Rossini, Gioacchino
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1804

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  • Symphonie, F Dur

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (32, 35, 35 p.) ; 28 x 36 cm. | Johs. Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph. The 2nd and 3rd movements are paged continuously. Signed note of presentation to Hans von Bülow, dated "Wien, 8 Januar 1890," at foot of t.p. 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: 1883

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  • Burla

    Manuscript score | [1] leaf of ms. music ; 34 cm. | Holograph. In the Moldenhauer Archives at the Library of Congress. acquire 1 shelf copy [policy default] (Selection Decision). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Schumann, Robert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1832

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  • Symphonie (c Moll) op. 68

    Manuscript score | 1 ms. score (47 p.) ; 28 x 33 cm. | von Johannes Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph. Arr. for piano, 4 hands. Title (not holograph) from caption. Published: Berlin : N. Simrock, 1877. 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: 1876

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  • Sinfonia

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([22] p.) ; 26 x 31 cm. | Holograph, in ink. Arr. for piano 4 hands, with violin and violoncello ad libitum. Composer's letter concerning the work, written in English to Johann Baptist Cramer ([4] p. ; 19 cm.) mounted on fly-leaf. Holograph parts for violin and violoncello bound in. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection of ...

    • Contributor: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1829

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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 | 10 p. of ms. music ; 26 x 33 cm. | J.B. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, of simplified arrangement for piano. 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 arr. for piano. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

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

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  • Variationen für eine liebe Freundin aria di Händel

    manuscript score | 20 p. of ms. music ; 26 x 34 cm. | Johs. Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, with corrections in pencil. Preceded by a holograph sketch, in ink, for the Adagio of the composer's Quartet for piano and strings, op. 26 ([1] leaf). Pencilled note concerning the holograph by E. Mandyczewski ([1] leaf ; 27 cm.) laid in. Published: ...

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

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  • [Sketches for the piano sonata, op. 106]

    manuscript sketch | [8] p. of ms. music ; 24 x 32 cm. | Holograph, in ink. Page [3] blank; a corner of the final leaf (p. [7-8]) wanting. Pencil sketch at end, in the composer's hand, has no apparent relation to the sonata. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Sketch (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1817

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  • Deutscher

    manuscript score | [1] leaf of ms. music ; 24 x 32 cm. | von Franz Schubert. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. At bottom: Wien, den 14. März im Jahre des Herrn 1818. For piano. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Schubert, Franz - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1818

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  • Birchas Cohanim

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | "Blessings of the priests." Music: Liturgical chants. Lyrics: liturgy. Popularization of a prayer chant from the High Holy Days (Jewish New Year and Day of Atonement). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Kurantmann, Joachim
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1899

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