Collection Items

  • Collection
    Early American Sheet Music The Library of Congress classification number M1.A1 includes music printed or 'copied in manuscript' in the United States or the colonies through 1820. As an early record of musical life in America and the colonies, this classification number holds many interesting popular and topical pieces. Contemporary English composers such as Samuel Arnold, Charles Dibdin, and William Shield are well-represented as one would expect. There...
    • Date: 1820

    View 2,492 Items

  • Notated Music
    A favourite lesson for the harpsichord or piano forte Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 29 cm | Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Indicated] - Alcock, John
    • Date: 1820

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    Children in the woods Walters sweethearts Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (1 leaf) ; 34 cm | Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Sheet (Form).
    • Contributor: Publisher Not Indicated - Arnold, Samuel
    • Date: 1800

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    Anacreon on himself Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered) ; 33 cm | For high voice and piano; 1st work (numbered 5) includes flute part. First line for the 2nd work (numbered 7): If life is a bubble. Caption title. Interlinear English words. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Publisher Not Indicated - Baildon, Joseph - Colman, George - Arnold, Samuel
    • Date: 1800

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    Solomon Tell me lovely shepherd; arranged Text-Txt. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 33 cm | Excerpt from Williams Boyce's secular cantata, Solomon. Originally for vocal duet, with orchestra; arranged for voice and piano. Lyrics by Edward Moore. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Identified] - Boyce, William - Moore, Edward
    • Date: 1810

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 vocal score (4 unnumbered pages) ; 33 cm | Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by James Kenney; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Indentified] - Braham, John - Kenney, James
    • Date: 1810

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    Columbia, land of liberty a favorite patriotic song sung with universal applause at all theatres and public places of amusement in America Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 31 cm | For high voice and piano. Caption title. Interlinear English words. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Published by G. Graupner & Co. - Bray, John - Barker, James Nelson
    • Date: 1819

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    Our rights on the ocean, or, Hull, Jones, Decatur & Bainbridge a new patriotic song
    Our rights on the ocean | Hull, Jones, Decatur & Bainbridge | Hull, Jones, Decatur and Bainbridge
    Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 33 cm | For high voice and piano. Caption title. English words. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Published and Sold at G. Willig's Musical Magazine - Bray, John
    • Date: 1813

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    Come, genius of our happy land a favorite patriotic song Notated Music-Ntm. Scores.. Songs.. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 33 cm. | Caption title. For piano and medium voice. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed & Sold at Carr's Musical Repository, Philadelphia J. Carr's Baltimore & J. Hewitt's New York - Capron, H. (Henry)
    • Date: 1797

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    The Siege of Tripoli an historical naval sonata for the piano forte Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (9 pages) ; 33 cm. | Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed for G. Blake, No. 13 South 5th Street - Carr, Benjamin
    • Date: 1810

    Resource:
    View 10 Results

  • Notated Music
    Bonny Doon Text-Txt. print | 1 score (40, that is, 2 pages) ; 32 cm | Caption title. Duet for 2 medium voices and piano. Set to the Scotch air "The Caledonian hunt's delight," reputed to have been composed by James Miller. Words by Robert Burns. LC copy 1 includes lyric sheet handwritten by "Matilda." Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Carr's Musical Repository Baltimore, Blake's Philadelphia & Hewitt's New York - Burns, Robert
    • Date: 1803

    Resource:
    View 10 Results

  • Notated Music
    The downfall of Paris Notated Music-Ntm. Quicksteps (Marches). Scores.. print | 1 score (1 leaf) ; 31 cm | For piano Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Sheet (Form).
    • Contributor: Publisher Not Indicated
    • Date: 1810

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    An epithalamium a duett : the words & air by an officer of the U.S. Navy : the symphonies & accompaniment by an amateur : respectfully dedicated with permission to Miss Bainbridge Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 32 cm | For voice and piano. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Identified]
    • Date: 1820

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    The favorite serenading German waltz arranged for the piano forte, violin, or flute Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 32 cm | Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Publisher Not Indicated
    • Date: 1800

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    A favourite Polish waltz
    Polish waltz
    Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (1 leaf) ; 32 cm | For voice and piano. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Sheet (Form).
    • Contributor: Publisher Not Identified
    • Date: 1820

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    Fishers hornpipe as a rondo Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score ( pages) | Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Publisher Not Identified
    • Date: 180?

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    Immortal Washington Notated Music-Ntm. Scores.. Songs.. print | 1 leaf printed on one side. 34 cm. | Caption title. For piano and medium voice. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Indicated]
    • Date: 1800

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    Lord Wellington's march for the piano forte violin or flute Notated Music-Ntm. Scores.. Marches (Music). print | 1 score (2 pages) 34 cm | Caption title. Picture depicting the "Battle of Busacca" on page one. Caption title. Violin or flute are indicated to be able to play the melodic line. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    Madeira wine a parody on the Willow Notated Music-Ntm. Songs.. Scores.. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 33 cm. | Caption title. For medium voice. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Indicated]
    • Date: 180?

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    The martial music of Camp Dupont, comprising the favourite airs of the reveille, troop, retreat, the band &c
    Martial music of Camp Dupont / arranged by R. Taylor
    Notated Music-Ntm. print | 1 score (24 pages) ; 34 cm. | 58 pieces of military music for 2 flutes or 2 fifes or 2 violins and piano. Cover title. "Gift of Cohen Estate"--Stamped on front cover verso. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Published by G. E. Blake - Taylor, R. (Active 19th Century) - Taylor, R.
    • Date: 1816

    Resource:
    View 26 Results

  • Notated Music
    My love she's but a lassie yet a favorite Scotch song Notated Music-Ntm. Songs.. Scores.. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 28 cm | Caption title. For piano and high voice. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Indicated]
    • Date: 1820

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    Perry's victory a new patriotic song Notated Music-Ntm. Songs.. Scores.. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 34 cm. | Caption title. For piano and high voice. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Published and Sold at G. Willigs Musical Magazine - Hutton, Joseph
    • Date: 1813

    Resource:
    View 4 Results

  • Notated Music
    The Primrose girl Notated Music-Ntm. Scores.. Songs.. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 29 cm | Caption title. For piano and high voice. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Indicated]
    • Date: 179?

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    Prithee fool be quiet Scotch song Notated Music-Ntm. Songs.. Scores.. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 32 cm | Caption title. For piano and high voice. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Indicated]
    • Date: 1810

    Resource:
    View 2 Results

  • Notated Music
    The Serenade Notated Music-Ntm. Scores.. Songs.. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 30 cm | Caption title. For piano and medium voice. Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Indicated]
    • Date: 1820

    Resource:
    View 2 Results