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  • Audio Recording

    Sonambula aria

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 70.3, mono. ; 7 in. | Originally for bass and orchestra. Composed by Vincenzo Bellini. Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Alberto del Campo, baritone; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded in New York, N.Y., June 6, 1898. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Bellini, Vincenzo - De Bassini, Alberto - Bellini, Vincenzo (author) - Del Campo, Alberto (performer)
    • Date: 1898-06-06
  • Audio Recording

    Santa Lucia

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 69.8 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Giannini inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Ferruccio Giannini, tenor; with piano. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, Nov. 1898. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sung in Italian. ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Giannini, Ferruccio - Giannini, Ferruccio (performer)
    • Date: 1898-11
  • Audio Recording

    Che gioja

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 68.5 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Goodwin inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Virgina Powell Goodwin, soprano; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, Mar. 1898. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Goodwin, Virginia Powell - Goodwin, Virginia Powell (performer)
    • Date: 1898-03
  • Audio Recording

    La sonnambula. Ah! non credia mirarti

    Coupling date: 5/11/1915. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: soprano solo in Italian, orchestra accompaniment. With (reverse side): Explanatory talk / Harry E. Humphrey.

    • Contributor: Bellini, Vincenzo - Case, Anna - Edison
    • Date: 1915
  • Audio Recording

    O patria mia--Aida

    Coupling date: 3/16/1916. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: soprano with orchestra, in Italian. With (reverse side): Explanatory talk / Harry E. Humphrey.

    • Contributor: Verdi, Giuseppe - Rappold, Marie - Edison
    • Date: 1916
  • Audio Recording

    Vesti la giubba--I Pagliacci

    Coupling date: 3/5/1917. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor with orchestra, in Italian. With (reverse side): Explanatory talk.

    • Contributor: Leoncavallo, Ruggiero - Ciccolini, Guido - Edison
    • Date: 1917
  • Audio Recording

    La mamma morta--Andrea Chénier

    Coupling date: 2/1/1921. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: soprano with orchestra, in Italian. With (reverse side): Sei forse l'angelo fedele? (The letter scene) / Claudia Muzio.

    • Contributor: Giordano, Umberto - Muzio, Claudia - Edison
    • Date: 1921
  • Audio Recording

    Quand' ero paggio

    Coupling date: 9/7/1921. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: bass with orchestra, in Italian; titles listed as (a) and (b). With (reverse side): Quartet - Bella figlia dell amore / Odette Le Fontenay, Elizabeth Spencer, Max Bloch, Arthur Middleton.

    • Contributor: Verdi, Giuseppe - Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Middleton, Arthur - Edison
    • Date: 1921
  • Notated Music

    The young warrior song = Il giovane guerriero

    sheet music | 1 score (7 p.) + 1 part (2 p.) ; 35 cm. | the words by J. Weldon Johnson ; the Italian text by Edoardo Petri ; the music by H. T. Burleigh. (Statement Of Responsibility). For low voice and piano. LC copy imperfect: pages are damaged and fragile. English words ; With a separate vocal part (2 p.) provided with ...

    • Contributor: G. Ricordi - Burleigh, H. T. (harry Thacker) - Johnson, James Weldon - Petri, Edoardo - Burleigh, H. T.
    • Date: 1915

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  • Notated Music

    The young warrior song = Il giovane guerriero

    sheet music | 1 score (7 p.) + 1 part (2 p.) ; 35 cm. | the words by J. Weldon Johnson ; the Italian text by Edoardo Petri ; the music by H.T. Burleigh. (Statement Of Responsibility). For high voice and piano. LC copy imperfect: pages are damaged and fragile. English words ; With a separate vocal part (2 p.) provided with Italian ...

    • Contributor: G. Ricordi - Burleigh, H. T. (harry Thacker) - Johnson, James Weldon - Petri, Edoardo - Burleigh, H. T.
    • Date: 1915

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  • Notated Music

    ' E Bersagliere 'e Newark

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 28 cm | versi di G. Camerlingo ; sul motivo di 'E Tripuline [di Ermano Bevilacqua]. (Statement Of Responsibility). For unaccompanied voice. Composer attribution from US Copyright catalog. Italian words. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Matacea - Bevilacqua, Ermano - Camerlingo, Gennaro
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Come si canta in guerra canzonetta patriottica

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 unnumbered page) ; 27 cm | For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Italian words. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Sheet (Form).

    • Contributor: Arturo Matacea
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    International march song of the Allies = Chant et marche international des Alliers = La canzona internationale degli Alleatti

    Notated Music. Text. print | 1 score (3 unnumbered pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Francis C. Chantereau, English and French version ; Italian version by Bernard A. Bove ; arr. by Willard Mayberry. (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). English, French, ...

    • Contributor: Chantereau, Francis C. - Bove, Bernard A. - Mayberry, Willard
    • Date: 1911

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  • Notated Music

    Vivo e combatto sul carso scrive il Caporal Maggiore Giuseppe Musolino

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 unnumbered page) ; 28 cm | versi di Carlo Forte ; musica di Di V. Chiara. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Title from caption. Italian words printed as text. 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: Casa Editrice Arturo Matacea - DI Chiara, Vincenzo - Forte, Carlo
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music

    Il nuovo draft da 18 a 45 ovvero : la chiamata generale

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | composition by Gennaro Camerlingo ; [lyrics by] Umberto R. Fragasso. (Statement Of Responsibility). Unaccompanied melody. Italian words, printed as text. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Matacea - Camerlingo, Gennaro - Fragasso, Umberto R.
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music

    Liberty forever! = per sempre liberta!

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (6 pages) ; 35 cm | Enrico Caruso and Vincenzo Bellezza ; English version by Frederick H. Martens. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Italian words with parallel English words, also printed as text on page 1. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: G. Schirmer - Caruso, Enrico - Bellezza, Vincenzo - Martens, Frederick Herman
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music

    Abbascio la Germania viva gli: Stati Uniti!

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 27 cm | versi e musica del Mo. Luigi Donadio. (Statement Of Responsibility). For unaccompanied voice. Italian words. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: James Russo - Donadio, Luigi
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music

    America's voice = La voce d'America

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | by Rosario Montalbano. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). English words with interlineal Italian words. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: [publisher Not Identified] - Montalbano, Rosario
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    America

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (4 pages) ; 32 cm | versi di F. Amadio ; musica del A. Montalto. (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). In Italian. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Montalto, Agostino - Amadio, F. (frank)
    • Date: 1911

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  • Notated Music

    All'America ed a Wilson

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 unnumbered pages) ; 35 cm | versi di Nicola Malafronte ; musica di Frank Paul. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Italian words; additional verses printed as text preceding score. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: [publisher Not Identified] - Paul, Frank
    • Date: 1918

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  • Audio Recording

    Africana All' erta marinar

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 70.3 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | 1 sound disc : analog, 70.3 rpm, mono. ; 8 1/2 in. | Originally for voice and orchestra. Composed by Giacomo Meyerbeer. Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Alberto del Campo, baritone; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded in New York, N.Y., June 6, 1898. (Venue). Also ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Meyerbeer, Giacomo - De Bassini, Alberto - Meyerbeer, Giancomo (author) - Del Campo, Alberto (performer)
    • Date: 1898-06-06
  • Book

    Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli antichi

    Book. print | 1 p.l., 33-44, 33-42 p. 25 x 19 cm. | Title vignette. Previously published in the Académie royale des inscriptions et belles-lettres. Histoire, avec les Mémoires de littérature tirez des registres de cette Académie. Paris, 1736. t.I, p. 93-135. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote ...

    • Contributor: Burette, (pierre Jean) (M) - Burette, (pierre Jean)
    • Date: 1746

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  • Book

    Trattato del ballo nobile

    Biography. Book. print | 12 p.l., 160 p. diagrs. 18 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: Nella Stamperia DI F. Mosca - Dufort, Giovanni Battista
    • Date: 1728

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  • Book

    Nvove inventioni di balli opera vaghissima nella quale si danno i giusti modi del ben portar la vita, et di accommodarsi con ogni leggiadria di movimento alle creanze et gratie d'amore. Convenevoli ...

    Book. print | 296 (i.e. 300) p. illus., port. 33 cm. | Running title: Le gratie d'amore, the title under which the work was first published in 1602. Includes lute tablatures for some of the dances. Earlier state (?) of engraving on p. 256 inserted between p. 202 and [203]. The engravings are by Leone Pallavicini after designs by G. M. della Rovere. Available ...

    • Contributor: G. Bordone - Negri, Cesare - Della Rovere, Giovanni Mauro - Pallavicini, Leone
    • Date: 1604

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  • Book

    Balli di ieri e balli d'oggi

    Book. print | viii, 375 p. illus., plates, diagrs. 16 cm. | At head of title: Gavina-Giovannini. "Per maggiore comodità del pubblico abbiamo compendiato in un unico volumetto i due manuali Balli di ieri [di P. Gavina] e Balli di oggi [di F. Giovannini]"--Pref. "Brani di musica": p. [341]-347. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical ...

    • Contributor: U. Hoepli - Gavina, P.
    • Date: 1922

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