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  • Ella Fitzgerald collection, 1956-1992

    Ella Fitzgerald (1917-1996) was a popular and highly-respected American jazz and pop vocalist and recording artist. The Ella Fitzgerald Collection chiefly consists of musical arrangements made for her by more than fifty arrangers and orchestrators. Arrangers whose works are found in this collection include: Buddy Bregman, Benny Carter, Frank DeVol, Russ Garcia, Billy May, Marty Paich, Nelson Riddle, and Gerald Wilson. The arrangements consist ...

    • Contributor: Fitzgerald, Ella - Bregman, Buddy - Bulling, Erich - Carson, Tee - Carter, Benny - Devol, Frank - Doggett, Bill - Ellington, Duke - Feller, Sid - Garcia, Russell - Holman, Bill - Hughart, Jim - May, Billy - Paich, Marty - Riddle, Nelson - Weston, Paul - Wilson, Gerald
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1956
  • J. Fischer & Bro. music publishers collection, 1950-1970

    The J. Fischer & Bro. Music Publishers Collection contains music manuscripts and published or photo-reproduced musical scores, in original or arranged versions. The majority of the collection are choral works, both sacred and secular, many with piano or organ accompaniment. In addition, there are original works for organ and piano, as well as piano and organ transcriptions. Most of these works were published by ...

    • Contributor: J. Fischer & Bro
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1950
  • Charles Hambitzer music manuscripts, circa 1910-1918

    Charles Hambitzer (1878 or 1881-1918) was an American pianist, teacher, and composer. His best known piano student was the teenage George Gershwin. Hambitzer's compositions include orchestral tone poems, incidental music for plays, two operettas, and a variety of shorter pieces.

    • Contributor: Hambitzer, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1910
  • The parting kiss from your sweetheart (puts the good in goodbye)

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 32 cm | words by Howard Johnson & Artie Mehlinger; music by George W. Meyer. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Manuscript in ink and typescript. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Words typed as text on additional sheet. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated ...

    • Contributor: Meyer, George W. - Johnson, Howard E. - Mehlinger, Artie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • A sailor's good-bye

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 32 cm | words and music by J. W. Miley, U.S.N. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Manuscript in ink. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Miley, J. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • [If he can fight like he can love (good night Germany)]

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 unnumbered leaf) ; 32 cm | [words by Grant Clarke & Howard Rogers ; music by George W. Meyer]. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Title and statement of responsibility from additional sheet. Manuscript in ink and typescript. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Words typed ...

    • Contributor: Meyer, George W. - Clarke, Grant - Rogers, Howard Emmett
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Charlie Barnet collection of big band arrangements, 1939-1949

    Charlie Barnet (1913-1991) was an American bandleader, jazz saxophonist, composer, and arranger. The collection contains musical arrangements for approximately 650 songs and instrumental numbers used by Barnet and his band. The majority of these arrangements are represented by full scores, though thirty-seven are represented by parts only, and an additional thirty-one include both a full score and parts. Approximately fifty arrangers are represented in ...

    • Contributor: Barnet, Charlie - Burnett, Bobby - Burns, Ralph - Gibson, Andy - Hefti, Neal - Henderson, Horace - Humphries, Conn - Martin, Skip - Matthews, Dave - May, Billy - Moore, William (Arranger) - Siravo, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1939
  • The Virginia harmony

    Hymnal. print | obl. cm. | Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel H. Davis - Clayton, David L.
    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music
    • Date: 1831

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  • Music from the Bob Hope collection, 1932-1997

    In a career that spanned nearly seventy years, American comedian and entertainer Bob Hope performed in theater, radio, film, and television, and in numerous public appearances, including his tours in support of the U.S. armed forces. Music from the Bob Hope Collection contains manuscript scores, instrumental parts, and lyrics for nearly 500 works used in Hope's films, television programs and personal appearances. These materials ...

    • Contributor: Hope, Bob - Alberti, Bob (Pianist) - Comstock, Frank - Harmon, Manny - Hill, J. (James L.) - Myers, Pete - Perito, Nick - Rogers, Shorty - Wolpe, Dave
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1932
  • Just like Washington crossed the Delware (General Pershing will cross the Rhine)

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 32 cm | words by Howard Johnson ; music by Geo. W. Meyer. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Manuscript in ink. Includes one sheet of song lyrics. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Words typed as text. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Meyer, George W. - Johnson, Howard E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • There'll be a hot time for the old men (while the young men are away)

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 32 cm | words by Grant Clarke ; music by George W. Meyer. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Manuscript in ink. Includes one sheet of songs lyrics. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Words typed as text. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Meyer, George W. - Clarke, Grant
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Homeward bound

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 unnumbered leaf) ; 32 cm | [words by Howard Johnson and Coleman Goetz ; music by Geo. W. Meyer]. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Manuscript in ink and typescript. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Words typed as text on additional sheet. (Language). Print (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Meyer, George W. - Johnson, Howard E. - Goetz, Coleman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Hodges family collection, circa 1790-circa 1909

    The collection contains manuscript and printed music, writings, and other materials compiled and collected by Edward Hodges and subsequently by his son, John Sebastian Bach Hodges. Noteworthy among Edward Hodges' writings are the Annuary, an attempt in later life to depict his earlier life, and documents relating to the design and construction of the 1846 Erben organ at Trinity Church in New York. Music ...

    • Contributor: Smith, John Stafford - Hodges, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1790
  • Billy Byers collection, 1964-1980

    Billy Byers was a composer, arranger, orchestrator, and musician (trombonist). The collection primarily contains full scores in Byers' hand. It represents a sampling of Byers' work as a composer, arranger, and orchestrator. The material shows the diverse styles, musical forces, and variety of performing venues in which he worked. The scores include works for recordings, live performances, television, and film; for small combos, big ...

    • Contributor: Byers, Billy
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1964
  • Nigger war bride blues

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (5 pages) ; 35 cm | music by Mitch Le Blanc ; words by Jimmy Marten. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Thos. Goggan & Bro - Le Blanc, Mitch - Marten, Jimmie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Camoflauge

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (* pages) ; 32 cm | For voice and piano. Manuscript in ink. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Tracey, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • You good enough for me

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 32 cm | words and music by Vaugh Miller. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Manuscript in ink and typescript. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Words typed as text on additional sheet. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Miller, Vaugh
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Tommy Newsom arrangements, 1947-1999

    Tommy Newsom (1929-2007) was a saxophonist, arranger, bandleader, and composer. The collection contains musical arrangements that he wrote for dance band, symphonic orchestra, and small ensemble. The arrangements include manuscripts, printed copies, and photocopies for both full scores and orchestral parts. Most of the music dates from his thirty-year stint with the Tonight Show band. A few of the arrangements are by other arrangers ...

    • Contributor: Newsom, Tommy
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1947
  • Tams-Witmark collection, 1701-1915

    The Tams-Witmark Music Library was established in 1925 through the merger of the Arthur W. Tams Music Library and the rental library of M. Witmark & Sons. The Tams-Witmark Collection contains music (manuscript and printed scores) that was being performed in the United States during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The scope of the collection ranges from eighteenth-century operas of Handel and ...

    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1701
  • By this sign

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 unnumbered page) ; 35 cm | by Sara Vandelia Hunter. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Manuscript in ink. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Sheet (Form).

    • Contributor: Hunter, Sara Vandelia
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Farewell = (Wee-Tuh-Tuh-Tah)

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Joseph Bayhylle Shunatona. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano with Indian flute. "Dedicated to the original Americans who went "over"." "Melody derived from a Pawnee Indian song and put into music by a Pawnee Indian." Reproduction of photograph of Chief Standing Buffalo on t.p. Also available in ...

    • Contributor: Joseph Bayhylle Shunatona - Shunatona, Joseph Bayhylle
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • When my soldier boy comes home

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 32 cm | music by Claire Miller McKowen ; lyrics by Miss Marilyn Miller. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Manuscript in ink. Includes one shee of song lyrics. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Words typed as text. (Language). Print ...

    • Contributor: Miller, Marilyn - Miller McKowen, Claire - McKowen, Claire Miller
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Your country, boys, is proud of you the welcome song of the republic

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 27 cm | music by M. Messinger ; music by H. Danzinger. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Title from caption. Manuscript in ink and typescript. Includes one sheet of typescript song lyrics. "To the brave and the free from the glorious land of Liberty, to the gallant sons of the great nation who fought ...

    • Contributor: Messinger, M. - Danziger, H. (Herman)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Randolph S. Rothschild collection, 1942-1992

    The collection consists primarily of music (ms., facsimile, and printed) and accompanying correspondence, programs, and reviews. The majority of the music in the collection comprises facsimile scores of compositions commissioned by the Chamber Music Society of Baltimore and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra from prominent American composers, such as Dominick Argento, Milton Babbitt, Henry Cowell, Jacob Druckman, Ross Lee Finney, Lukas Foss, Leon Kirchner, Ernst ...

    • Contributor: Rothschild, Randolph S. - Argento, Dominick - Babbitt, Milton - Cowell, Henry - Druckman, Jacob - Finney, Ross Lee - Foss, Lukas - Kirchner, Leon - Krenek, Ernst - Lewis, Robert Hall - Moss, Lawrence - Reynolds, Roger - Rouse, Christopher - Schuller, Gunther - Shapey, Ralph - Weisgall, Hugo - Wuorinen, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1942
  • Newland / Zeuner collection

    The finding aid provides a description of the Newland/Zeuner collection which consists primarily music (printed and ms.) 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-Cacilienverein 19th-century American Catholic Church music.) Composers range from Mozart and Rossini to George F. Root and ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Newland, William Augustine
    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 2005