Collection Items

  • Notated Music
    Armide print | 279 p. 36 cm. | Libretto by Philippe Quinault. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, G2680. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Boieldieu Jeune - Gluck, Christoph Willibald (Ritter Von) - Quinault, Philippe
    • Date: 1811
  • Notated Music
    Don Giovanni. German & Italian
    Steinerne Gast | Dissoluto punito
    print | 1 score (2 v. (590 p.)) ; 26 x 34 cm. | German and Italian words. 1st ed. of the full score. Additional t.p. with title vignette in v. 1: Il dissoluto punito, osia, Il Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso in due atti. Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte. Bookplate of Alfred Einstein. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, ...
    • Contributor: Im Verlag Der Breitkopf- Und Härtelschen Musikhandlung - Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Da Ponte, Lorenzo
    • Date: 1801
  • Book/Printed Material
    Artaxerxes. Libretto. English print | 47 p. 21 cm. | The libretto is a translation by the composer of Metastasio's Artaserse. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: J. & R. Tonson - Arne, Thomas Augustine - Metastasio, Pietro
    • Date: 1763
  • Notated Music
    Huron print | 1 score (183 p.) ; 34 cm. | Libretto by F. Marmontel. On t.p.: "Representée pour la premiere fois, par les Comediens italiens, le 20 aoust 1768." Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A I, G 4182. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Beraux, Haubaut [Sic] - Gretry, André-Ernest-Modeste - Marmontel, Jean François
    • Date: 1768
  • Book/Printed Material
    Proserpine print | score ([4], 72, 355 p.) 36 cm. | Libretto by Philippe Quinault. Cf. Loewenberg. Annals of opera. LWV 58. Late seventeenth century signatures and diamond-shaped notes. With figured bass. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, L 3014. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: C. Ballard, Seul Imprimeur Du Roy Pour La Musique, Et Se Vend À L'entrée De La Porte De L'academie Royale De Musique - Lully, Jean-Baptiste - Quinault, Philippe
    • Date: 1680
  • Book/Printed Material
    Thésée print | score (372 p.) 37 cm. | Libretto by P. Quinault. Cf. Loewenberg. Annals of opera. LWV 51. Late seventeenth century signatures and diamond-shaped notes. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, L 3037. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: C. Ballard, Seul Imprimeur Du Roy Pour La Musique, Et Se Vend a La Porte De L'academie Royale De Musique - Lully, Jean-Baptiste - Quinault, Philippe
    • Date: 1688
  • Book/Printed Material
    Amadis print | score (xliv, 272 p.) 37 cm. | Libretto by P. Quinault. LWV 63. Late seventeenth century signatures and diamond-shaped notes. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, L 2944. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: C. Ballard, Seul Imprimeur Du Roy Pour La Musique, Et Se Vend a La Porte De L'academie Royale De Musique - Lully, Jean-Baptiste - Quinault, Philippe
    • Date: 1684
  • Notated Music
    Hercules print | 1 score (248 p.) ; 37 cm. | Text by Thomas Broughton founded on the story by Ovid, "Metamorphoses," Book 9, Sophocles, "The Trachinians". Nos. 34-39 of Arnold's edition of the works of Händel. With signature of Essex Cholmondeley and stamp of William Franke Harling, 1887-1958. RISM A/I, H1510. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: S. Arnold - Handel, George Frideric - Broughton, Thomas - Arnold, Samuel
    • Date: 1788-89
  • Book/Printed Material
    Danaïdes print | 1 score (274 p.) ; 33 cm. | Text by F.L.G. Lebland du Roullet and L.T. de Tschudy, based on and partly translated from Calzabigi's Italian libretto, Ipermestra, written for Gluck in 1778 and published in 1784.--Cf. Loewenberg. Annals of opera. "Gluck's name as joint-composer was merely used to help the opera to a success."--L.C. Cat. opera librettos. Also available via the ...
    • Contributor: Chez Des Lauriers Md. De Papiers, Rue St. Honoré À Côte De Celle Des Prouvaires - Salieri, Antonio - Du Roullet, François Louis Gaud Lebland (Marquis) - Tschudi, Jean-Baptiste-Louis-Théodore (Baron De) - Calzabigi, Ranieri De
    • Date: 1784
  • Book/Printed Material
    Matrimonio segreto. French & Italian print | 1 score (492 p.) ; 32 cm. | Libretto by G. Bertati. Cf. Loewenberg. Annals of opera. Based on The clandestine marriage by G. Colman & D. Garrick. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, C 2304. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Imbault - Cimarosa, Domenico - Bertati, Giovanni - Garrick, David - Colman, George
    • Date: 1799
  • Notated Music
    Mélomanie print | score (128 p.) ; 35 cm. | Opera in one act interspersed with ariettas. Reproduced sheets inserted: p. 49-50, 123-4. Libretto by Grenier. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, C1815. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Des Lauriers - Champein, Stanislas - Grenier
    • Date: 1781
  • Notated Music
    Romeo et Juliette print | 1 score (361 p.) ; 34 cm. | Imprint covered with mutilated label. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, S 4778. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Chez Boyer Et Nadermann - Steibelt, Daniel
    • Date: 1793
  • Notated Music
    Oratorios. Vocal scores. Selections print | 1 vocal score (5 v.) ; 25 x 35 cm. | English words printed between treble and bass staves. Principally selections from the oratorios for 1-2 voices with unrealized figured bass acc. "Printed from Walsh's plates"--BUC, p. 420. Paged continuously. Library has v. 3 (p. 334-498). RISM A I IV, p. 54. (Citation). BUC I, p. 420. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed by H. Wright - Handel, George Frideric
    • Date: 1785
  • Notated Music
    Ode for St. Cecilia's Day print | score (74 p.) 34 cm. | Arnold's edition, no. 105-106. Smith, W.C. Handel, a descriptive catalogue of the early editions, p. 132. RISM A/I, H1540. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: S.N. - Handel, George Frideric - Dryden, John
    • Date: 1792
  • Notated Music
    Isola d'amore. French print | 1 score (211 p.) ; 33 cm. | Librettist unknown; French version by N. E. Framery. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, S 169. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: D'enouville - Sacchini, Antonio - Framery, Nicolas Etienne
    • Date: 1776
  • Notated Music
    Alceste (1776) print | 1 score (293 p.) ; 34 cm. | French words. Libretto by R. de' Calsabigi, French translation by F.L.G. Lebland du Roullet. Cf. Annals of opera / Loewenberg. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, G 2638. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Bureau D'abonnement Musical - Gluck, Christoph Willibald (Ritter Von) - Calzabigi, Ranieri De - Du Roullet, François Louis Gaud Lebland (Marquis)
    • Date: 1776
  • Notated Music
    Serva padrona. French print | 1 score (77 p.) ; 34 cm. | Intermezzo. French words; original libretto by Gennaro Antonio Federico. Advertisements on 2 prelim. p. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/1, P1399. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Chez Mr. De La Chevardiere - Les Frères Le Goux - Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista - Federico, Gennaro Antonio
    • Date: 1755
  • Book/Printed Material
    Le istitutioni harmoniche del reverendo Gioseffo Zarlino da Chioggia Nelle quali; oltra le materie appartenenti alla mvsica; si trouano diciarati molti luoghi di peti, historici, & di filosofi print | 6 p.l., 347 p. illus., diagrs. 31 cm. | Title vignette. First edition. Venice, 1558. Page 95 wrongly numbered 87. RISM B/VI, p. 908. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Francesco Senese - Zarlino, Gioseffo
    • Date: 1562
  • Book/Printed Material
    Prattica di mvsica vtile et necessaria si al compositore per comporre i canti suoi regolatamente si anco al cantore per assicurarsi in tutte le cose cantabili. Divisa in qvattro libri. Ne i ... print | 6 p.l., 218 numb. l. illus. 29 cm. | Title vignette. Leaves 30, 67, 124, 130, 188 numbered 29, 140, 130, 122, 194 respectively. Leaf inserted before leaf 50, bearing also the number 50, and containing on recto the alto, etc.: Beatus autor seculi, in measured notation; on verso, canto etc.: Gloria tibi domine, in black choral notation. Leaf 50 proper has ...
    • Contributor: Carampello - Zacconi, Lodovico
    • Date: 1596
  • Book/Printed Material
    Joannis Tinctoris Tractatus de musica juxta bruxellensem codicem print | xxxvi, 536 p. 1 illus., diagr. 23 cm. | Added t.-p. and preface in French. "Tiré á cent exemplaires. no. 12" Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Typis Lefebvre-Ducrocq - Tinctoris, Johannes
    • Date: 1875
  • Book/Printed Material
    Gentle shepherd. Libretto print | 18, 86, 15 p. front. (port.), music, plates. 37 cm. | Melodies with figured bass, 18 p. first group. "Glossary": 15 p. at end. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by Andrew Foulis - Ramsay, Allan
    • Date: 1796
  • Book/Printed Material
    Triomphe de la raison sur l'amour print | 1 score (74 p.) ; 19 x 24 cm. | Skeleton score with figured bass. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, L 3067. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: C. Ballard - Lully, (Jean-Baptiste) (Monsieur De)
    • Date: 1697
  • Notated Music
    La serva padrona intermezzo print | 1 score (68 p.) ; 25 x 33 cm. | Italian words. "Imprimé par Auguste de l'Orraine." Libretto by G.A. Federico. Imprint from label. Original imprint: A Paris : Aux adresses ordinaires et chez l'editeur, 1752. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM AI, P1395. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Chez Augte. Le Duc - Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista - Federico, Gennaro Antonio
  • Notated Music
    Tancrède print | 1 score (xlix, 291 p.) ; 20 x 25 cm. | Libretto by A. Danchet, based on Gerusalemme liberata by T. Tasso. "Représentée pour la première fois par L'Academie royale de musique le septiéme jour de novembre 1702--T.p. Cf. RISM AI, C745. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Christophe Ballard - Campra, André - Danchet, Antoine - Tasso, Torquato
    • Date: 1702
  • Book/Printed Material
    Armide print | 1 score (1xii [i.e 1x], 271 p.) ; 39 cm. | With figured bass. The libretto by P. Quinault. Vignette on t.p. ; music printed from type ; ornamental head bands. Also available via the Internet. (Additional Physical Form). RISM A/I, L 2954. (Citation). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: C. Ballard - Lully, Jean-Baptiste - Quinault, Philippe
    • Date: 1686