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  • Notated Music

    Ol' Marse Winter (trio)

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (8 p.) ; 30 cm. | Gena Branscombe ; [words by] Mary Alice Ogden. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, with additions and corrections in pencil. For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. Subtitle "for women's voices" crossed out in in ink. "Octavo series (Women's voices)"--Upper left corner in ink "A.P.S. 10453"--Lower left corner in ink. Copyright dates ...

    • Contributor: Branscombe, Gena - Ogden, Mary Alice
    • Date: 1914

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  • Audio Recording

    Young Johnny

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Robert F. Draves and Helene Stratman Thomas collection of Wisconsin recordings. (Source). Recorded in April 1941. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L55 "Folk Music from Wisconsin," edited by Helene Stratman-Thomas, 1960. (Bibliographic History). Reorded in Madison, Wisconsin. (Venue). A ballad about the death of Thomas Mirrick of snakebite in ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Bundy, Winifred - Stratman-Thomas, Helene - Draves, Robert F.
    • Date: 1960
  • Audio Recording

    Whaling Song

    sound recording | sound recording | No title given. First line: "As I was going up Orange Street I met Captain Edward Perry." (Content). The events of the song begin in Nantuckett, Massachusetts. (Content). Mr. Gibbs's name is also written T. H. Gibbs, but he gives his first name as James on another recording from this interview (AFS 25561). (Biographical). Mr. Gibbs is 84 ...

    • Contributor: James H. Gibbs - Hanley, Miles L. - Stone, Robert L.
  • Film, Video

    Balla Kouyaté and World Vision

    Balla Kouyaté and World Vision of Massachusetts perform Malian music and songs at the Library of Congress, April 28, 2010. videorecording | videorecording ; 68 min | The performers refer to the language used as "Mandinka." (Content). Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). April 28, 2010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Balla Kouyaté and World Vision - Kouyate?, Balla - Demba, Adjaratou
    • Date: 2010
  • Notated Music

    Two Songs : Hark! hark! the lark, and O'er the sea, with In the moon shower, a recitation with obbligato for violin and piano.

    musical score and parts | 26 p. + 2 p. ; 34 cm. | Musical Score And Parts (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Loomis, Harvey Worthington - Shakespeare, William - Tieck, Ludwig - Verlaine, Paul - Hall, Gertrude
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Intermezzo from The tragedy of death by Harvey Worthington Loomis and Dawn, a development of Indian melodies by Arthur Farwell

    musical score | 28 p. ; 35 cm. | Includes Introduction by Arthur Farwell. (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Loomis, Harvey Worthington
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Two songs

    vocal score | 20 p. ; 35 cm. | The Spirit of Wine / Henry Waller -- Pirate Song / by Henry F. Gilbert (Content). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Waller, Henry - Henley, William Ernest - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Stevenson, Robert Louis
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Three pianoforte compositions

    musical score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | Mazurka and Scherzo / by Henry F. Gilbert -- Star rays / by Harvey Worthington Loomis. (Content). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Loomis, Harvey Worthington - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    The domain of Hurakan

    musical score | 14 p., 35 cm. | "The Domain of Hurakan, for pianoforte, by Arthur Farwell." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Three Songs

    musical score | 16 p. ; 35 cm. | Zephyrus / Henry F. Gilbert -- J’ai cherche´ trente ans mes sœurs / Alice Getty -- Lament for Adonis / Katherine Ruth Heyman. (Content). Words of the 1st song by Longfellow; words of the 2nd by Maeterlinck; words of the 3rd from Sappho by Bliss Carman. (General). "Volume II [Second Quarter] Part 1: March" (Source ...

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Getty, Alice - Heyman, Katherine Ruth - Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth - Maeterlinck, Maurice - Sappho - Carman, Bliss - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Three songs

    vocal score | 18 p., 35 cm. | The lament of Deirdre´ / Henry F. Gilbert -- I look into my glass / Alfred E. Little -- Love's secret / Arthur Farwell. (Content). "Volume II [Summer Quarter] Part I: June" (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Little, Arthur Reginald - Farwell, Arthur - Ferguson, Samuel, Sir - Hardy, Thomas - Blake, William - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    For pianoforte, for oboe and piano

    musical score | 16 + 2 p. ; 35 cm. | At the grave of a hero / by Edward Burlingame Hill -- Landscape / by Rudolph Gott -- To Morgydd / by Arthur Farwell (Content). "Volume II [Summer Quarter] Part II: June" (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Gott, Rudolph - Hill, Edward Burlingame
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Four songs

    vocal score | 23 p. ; 35 cm. | A woman's last word ; Ici-bas / by John Parsons Beach -- The heart of the woman / by Lawrence Gilman -- The shadow rose / by Louise Drake Wright. (Content). "Volume II [Autumn Quarter] Part I: September" (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons - Gilman, Lawrence Gilman, Lawrence Gilman, Lawrence - Wright, Louise Drake - Browning, Robert - Yeats, W. (william Butler) - Rogers, Robert Cameron
    • Date: 1903

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  • Book

    A dream of death

    musical score | 1 p.l., 11 p. 35 x 27 cm. | Musical Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: The Wa-Wan Press - Gilman, Lawrence
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Songs from A child's garden of verses

    musical score | 17 p., 35 cm. | Time to rise -- Rain -- The Wind -- At the Seashore -- The Swing -- System -- Farewell to the Farm. (Content). "Songs from A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson. With music by Natalie Curtis." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Burlin, Natalie Curtis - Stevenson, Robert Louis - Burlin, Natalie (curtis)
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Three songs by John Parsons Beach

    vocal score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | The kings -- Autumn song -- Song of the lilac. (Content). "Volume III [Winter Quarter] Part I: January." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons - Guiney, Louise Imogen - Rossetti, Dante Gabriel
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Sonata heroic

    musical score | 26 p. ; 35 cm. | Volume III [Winter Quarter] Part II: January." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Campbell-Tipton, Louis
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Traditional songs of the Zunis

    vocal score | 24 p. ; 35 cm. | Zun~ian lullaby and incantation -- The lover's wooing, or, Blanket song -- The sunrise call -- The coming of Montezuma. (Content). "Transcribed and harmonized by Carlos Troyer." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Two pianoforte compositions

    musical score | 19 p. ; 35 cm. | Toward the dream : op. 16 / by Arthur Farwell -- Ghost dance of the Zun~is / recorded and transcribed by Carlos Troyer. (Content). "Volume III [Spring Quarter] Part II: April." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos - Farwell, Arthur
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Three songs

    vocal score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | The curlew : recitation with piano accompaniment / by Lawrence Gilman -- A ruined garden and Requiescat / by Arthur Farwell (Content). "Volume III [Summer Quarter] Part I: July." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Gilman, Lawrence Gilman, Lawrence Gilman, Lawrence - Yeats, W. (william Butler) - Marston, Philip Bourke - Heyman, Katherine Ruth - Gilman, Lawrence
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    The island of the Fay

    musical score | 16 p. ; 35 cm. | "Volume III [Summer Quarter] Part II: July. For pianoforte." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Traditional songs of the Zunis, second series

    vocal score | 20 p. ; 35 cm. | The Festive Sun Dance of the Zunis -- The Great Rain Dance of the Zunis. (Content). "With English Text. Transcribed and harmonized by Carlos Troyer." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Lyrics of the red man, book two

    musical score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | Prayer to Wakonda: Offering of the sacred pipe -- On the war path -- Ripe corn dance (Harvest ceremonial)-- Evening at the lodge -- The chattering squaw -- Scalp dance -- The thunder god and the rainbow -- The warrior's last word. (Content). "Volume 3, Number 2. Autumn Quarter. Instrumental Part." (Source Note). Musical Score ...

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Loomis, Harvey Worthington
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    In a gondola

    vocal score | 21 p., 35 cm. | Scanned copy is for baritone voice and is in the key of C. (Source Note). "Volume IV [Winter Quarter] Part I: No. 25. Dramatic monologue for baritone or tenor. The words from the poem "In a Gondola" by Robert Browning." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons - Browning, Robert
    • Date: 1905

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  • Notated Music

    Valse fantastique

    musical score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | Op. 6 (General). "Volume IV [Winter Quarter - Part II] No. 26. For pianoforte." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Lambord, Benjamin
    • Date: 1905

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