• Newland/Zeuner collection, circa 1735-circa 1900

    Newland/Zeuner collection, circa 1735-circa 1900

    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-Cäcilienverein 19th-century American Catholic Church music.) Composers range from Mozart and Rossini to George F. Root and Oliver Shaw. The collection contains the largest extant source of music by ...

    • Contributor: Newland, William Augustine - Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Rossini, Gioacchino - Root, George F. (George Frederick) - Shaw, Oliver
    • Original Format: Notated Music
  • The  singing master's assistant, or, Key to practical music being an abridgement from the New-England psalm-singer; together with several other tunes, never before published

    The singing master's assistant, or, Key to practical music b...

    print | 1 score (29, [1], 104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Without the "Encomium on music." Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 (Citation/Reference). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Draper and Folsom - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1778

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  • Andante

    Andante

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([14] p.) ; 25x32 cm. | Holograph, in ink, of an early version of the 2nd movement, without the "surprise" drum stroke; p. [1] contains the final 6 measures of the 1st movement. 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: 1791

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  • The  psalm-singer's amusement containing a number of fuging pieces and anthems

    The psalm-singer's amusement containing a number of fuging p...

    print | 1 score (104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2653 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1781

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  • Concerto di violino

    Concerto di violino

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([88] p.), bound ; 17 x 23 cm. | di Wolfgango Amadeo Mozart. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. Caption title. In caption: Salisburgo, li 20 di decembre 1775. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1775

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  • Sonata

    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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  • 15e.[-30e.] recueil des contre-danses et walzes

    15e.[-30e.] recueil des contre-danses et walzes

    Book. print | 1 score (30[?] v.) ; 19 cm. | Principally for 2 violins. Title from t.p. of recueil 15 (the number is in ms. on the engraved t.p.). Recueil 28 has variant publisher statement: Chez Frere père. Each vol. of 45 p. contains several contre-danses, each accompanied by dance instructions, followed by several waltzes and (in most vols.) other dances. Pl. no.: ...

    • Contributor: Chez Frere - Clarchies, Louis Julien
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1790

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  • The  continental harmony containing, a number of anthems, fuges, and chorusses, in several parts : never before published

    The continental harmony containing, a number of anthems, fug...

    print | 1 score (199 p.) ; 14 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. LC copy 1 imperfect: pages between the t.p. verso and p. vii wanting. Evans, 26673 (Citation/Reference). RISM, A/I/1, B2655 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: By Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, Sold at Their Bookstore - By Said Thomas in Worcester, and by the Booksellers in Boston, and Elsewhere - Billings, William - John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1794

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  • Brunetes ancienes et modernes apropriées à la flûte traversière avec une basse d'accompagnement... Premier recueil contenant douze suittes qui peuvent aussy se jouer sur la flûte à bec, sur le violon, haubois et autres instruments.

    Brunetes ancienes et modernes apropriées à la flûte traversiè...

    IV-II-96 p.

    • Contributor: Montéclair, Michel Pignolet De
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1725
  • Requiem von A. Hasse [In C major]

    Requiem von A. Hasse [In C major]

    Biography. manuscript score | 143 p. fol. mss. cm. | Manuscript. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Hasse, Johann Adolf
    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music
    • Date: 1763

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  • Quartetto 5. in Es

    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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  • In te spero, o sposo amato

    In te spero, o sposo amato

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([2] p.) ; 23 x 30 cm. | Holograph, in ink. For voice and continuo; words from Metastasio's Demofoonte. Title from 1st words of text. At end: Note of Carlo Mozart presenting this manuscript to Natalia Frassini Eschborn on March 27, 1857 in Milano. Published: Wiesbaden : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1955. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection ...

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Metastasio, Pietro - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1782

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  • Tams-Witmark collection, 1701-1915

    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
  • Sonata

    Sonata

    manuscript | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1794

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  • Newland / Zeuner collection

    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
    • Date: 2005
  • Sixteen anthems

    Sixteen anthems

    80 p. | collected from Tans'ur, Williams, Knapp, Asworth & Stephenson. To which is added, a few psalm tunes. Proper to entertain and improve those who have made some proficiency in the art of singing. (Statement Of Responsibility).

    • Contributor: Flagg, Josiah
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Books
    • Date: 1766

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  • Gran partitta

    Gran partitta

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (91 p.) ; 23 x 32 cm. | del sigr. Wolfgang Mozart. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink; caption title, composer's name, and other ms. notations supplied in another hand in caption. For 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 basset horns, 4 horns, 2 bassoons, and contrabassoon. Published: Wien : Bureau d'arts et d'industrie, 1803. In the Gertrude Clarke ...

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

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  • Quintetto N. 29

    Quintetto N. 29

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([47] p.) ; 23 x 32 cm. | Holograph, in ink. Title from caption. In title, "24" crossed out and replaced by "29." "No. 2" added next to title in a later hand. Published: Wien : Artaria, 1789. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1787

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  • Concerto di cembalo

    Concerto di cembalo

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (79 p.) ; 17 x 23 cm. | del sig. cav. Amadeo Wolfg. Mozart. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. Title from caption. At head of title: No. 8. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1776

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  • Graduale pro Festo Sti. Michaëlis Archangeli et SS:rum Angelorum / di Giov. Mich Haydn

    Graduale pro Festo Sti. Michaëlis Archangeli et SS:rum Angelo...

    manuscript score | 1 ms. vocal score (p. 9-12) ; 23 x 32 cm. | Holograph, in ink. For keyboard instrument, with interlinear words. Originally for chorus (SATB) and orchestra with organ. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Michael - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1793

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  • Corona ecclesiastici [i.e. ecclesiastica]

    Corona ecclesiastici [i.e. ecclesiastica]

    musical score | 1 ms. score (174 p.) ; 38 cm. | Ms. transcript in score, said to be in the hand of Thomas Pinto, whose signature appears on the t.p. Parte seconda is incomplete. Motets, Masses, and liturgical settings, for 4 or 5 voices and organ; Latin words. From the Cummings collection. Published (in parts): Milano : Carlo Campagno, 1649. Musical Score (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Grancini, Michel Angelo - Pinto, Thomas
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1700

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  • Dona nobis pacem

    Dona nobis pacem

    Manuscript score | 1 ms. part ; 14 x 22 cm. | Holograph fragment, in ink, of alto voice part. In slipcase with the composer's Qual dubbio, 1764. 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: 177?

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  • Festo Visitationis Maria Meine Seel erhebt den Herren : á 4 voc., tromba, 2 hautbois, 2 violini, viola e continuo

    Festo Visitationis Maria Meine Seel erhebt den Herren : á 4 v...

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (11 [i.e. 21] p.) ; 36 cm. | di sigr. J.S. Bach. (Statement Of Responsibility). Cantata, for solo voices, mixed chorus, and orchestra. Holograph, in ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Sebastian - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1740

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  • Music of Francis Hopkinson

    Music of Francis Hopkinson

    sheet music | 36 p. of ms. music ; 24 x 31 cm. | Title from slipcase spine. In ink, in the hand of Francis Hopkinson. Songs, vocal duets, harpsichord music, and one violin duet. Composed by Hopkinson and various other composers, chiefly James Bremner. The vocal music with ground bass, in part figured. "To tune the harpsichord--FH"--Tipped in page. English words. acquire 1 ...

    • Contributor: Hopkinson, Francis - Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1780

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  • Music in miniature containing a collection of psalm tunes of various metres

    Music in miniature containing a collection of psalm tunes of ...

    print | 1 score (32 p.) ; 15 cm. | set in score by W. Billings. (Statement Of Responsibility). Without words. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2652 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author at His House in Boston, Ne. - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1779

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  • The  singing master's assistant; or, Key to practical musick being an abridgment from the New-England psalm-singer : together with several other tunes never before published

    The singing master's assistant; or, Key to practical musick ...

    print | 1 score (15, 104 p.) ; 11 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2651 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Russell, Pr. - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1781

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  • Sonate accademiche a violono sole e basso, deicate alla Sacra Real Maestà di Augusto III, re di Pollania &c. &c. et elettore di Sassonia &c. &c. Da: Francisco Ma. Veracini Fiorentino, compositor di camera della Medisima Opera secunda

    Sonate accademiche a violono sole e basso, deicate alla Sacra...

    musical score | 1 score, 100 p. ; 9 x 12 in. | Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: [Author] - Veracini, Francesco Maria
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Books
    • Date: 1743

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  • Divine songs

    Divine songs

    114 p. |

    • Contributor: Wood, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Books
    • Date: 1728

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  • The  psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs of the Old and New-Testament

    The psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs of the Old and New-Te...

    392 p. |

    • Contributor: Tufts, John
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Books
    • Date: 1744

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  • The  singing master's assistant, or, Key to practical music being an abridgement from the New-England psalm-singer; together with several other tunes, never before published

    The singing master's assistant, or, Key to practical music b...

    print | 1 score (32, 104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. "Encomium on music": p. [31]-32 (1st group). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Draper and Folsom - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1778

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  • The  Suffolk harmony consisting of psalm tunes, fuges, and anthems

    The Suffolk harmony consisting of psalm tunes, fuges, and an...

    print | 1 score ([2], 56, 8, 8 p.) ; 12 x 21 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "An anthem for Easter": p. 1-8 (3rd group); "An anthem. Psalm 127": p. 1-8 (4th group). RISM, a/I/1, B 2654 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Engraved and Printed by J. Norman, for the Author - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1786

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  • Qual dubbio

    Qual dubbio

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([37]+ p.) ; 34 cm. | Giuseppe Haydn. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink; the final chorus wanting. Cantata for soprano, chorus, and orchestra. In slipcase with the composer's Masses, H. XXII, 6, G major. Dona nobis pacem. 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: 1764

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  • A  new version of the psalms of David

    A new version of the psalms of David

    405 p. |

    • Contributor: Brady, Nicholas - Tate, Nahum
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Books
    • Date: 1767

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  • Serenata à cinque voci con vv[ioli]ni., ouboè, trombe e corni da caccia Partenope, Teti, Nettuno, Proteo è Glauco basso : per l'invittissimo Monarca Carlo Sesto Imperatore e Rè di Spagna

    Serenata à cinque voci con vv[ioli]ni., ouboè, trombe e corni...

    musical score | 1 ms. score (108 leaves [ i.e. 215 p.]) ; 22 x 28 cm. | A ms. copy in ink. First line of text: Chi, chi al vasto, ondoso, formidabil regno. Instrumentation includes bassoon, flute, viola, and violoncello. Dedication was crossed out by a later hand. Purchase; 1906. DLC (Acquisition). Musical Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Scarlatti, Alessandro
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1716

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  • The  New-England psalm-singer, or, American chorister containing a number of psalm-tunes, anthems, and canons : in four and five parts : (never before published)

    The New-England psalm-singer, or, American chorister contain...

    print | 1 score (10, 109 p.) ; 17 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2646 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Edes and Gill - And to Be Sold by Them - By Deacon Elliot - By Josiah Flagg - By Gillam Bass - And by the Author - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1770

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  • [Ouverture et airs du ballet de Telemaque]

    [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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  • Hodges family collection, circa 1790-circa 1909

    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
  • Cantata, BWV 9: Es ist das Heil uns kommen her

    Cantata, BWV 9: Es ist das Heil uns kommen her

    manuscript score | 1 score ([17] p.) ; 36 cm | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann S. - Bach, Johann Sebastian
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1731

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