• 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 The music in the collection includes holograph scores or sketches, both published and unpublished, as well as a number of copyists' ...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
  • [Parsifal 1. Aufzug (Sketches)]

    print | [1] leaf of ms. music ; 18 x 27 cm. | Holograph. Music by Richard Wagner. In pencil. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Previously owned by Jerome Stonborough. (Ownership). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Wagner, Richard - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1876

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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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  • Thema mit Variationen

    manuscript score | [8] p. of music ; 29 x 42 cm. | Holograph, signed. The composer's arrangement of the second movement (Andante) of the Sextet no. 1, opus 18, for piano solo. (General). Caption title. (General). Title on cover: Sextet, opus 18, arrangement of second movement for piano solo. (General). "Von John [sic] Brahms"--Caption. (Statement Of Responsibility). On p. [1]: 13 September 1860. ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1860

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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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  • 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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  • [Sketches of his Op. 15, Kinderscenen, No. 9, Ritter vom Steckenpferd Op. 124, Albumblätter, No. 7, Ländler ; Op. 124, Albumblätter, No. 10, Walzer ; Op. 15, Kinderscenen, No. 6, Wichtige Begebenheit ...

    Manuscript score | [1] leaf of ms. music ; 28 x 33 cm. | Holograph. In ink; one leaf written on both sides. "20 Oktober"--Left margin. Far right of the fourth system, "1837" by someone's hand. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Schumann, Robert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1836

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  • Lamentoso

    manuscript sketch | 1 ms. score ([1] leaf) ; 21 x 33 cm. | [Franz Liszt]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. Sketch of part from the work's "Purgatorio" movement for violin and viola. Caption title. In ink. Gift; Harry Rosenthal; 19651230. acquire 1 shelf copy [policy default] (Selection Decision). Manuscript Sketch (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Liszt, Franz - Harry Rosenthal Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1855
  • [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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  • 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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  • 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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