Collection Items

  • Article
    Historical Topics - The Library of Congress Celebrates the So... The history of America is reflected through its songs. Read more about how immigration and migration; work and industry; social change; war and conflict; politics and political campaigns; and sports and leisure in the United States have been portrayed in song. Listen to examples for all.
    • Date: 1581
  • Article
    Interactive Maps - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Son... See the connection between America's geography and song through interactive maps that offer songs from the states and about the states.
    • Date: 1581
  • Book/Printed Material
    Orchesographie Et traicte en forme de dialogve, par leqvel to... Book. print | 104 l. illus. 21 cm. | Par Thoinot Arbeau demeurant à Lengres. (Statement Of Responsibility). Contains music. Thoinot Arbeau is an anagram for Jehan Tabourot. "Extraict du priuilege" is dated "Novembre 1588." Inscribed in gold on fly-leaf: James Edwards from his father J. E., September 1815. Ex libris Edouard Rahir. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile...
    • Contributor: Imprim√© Par Iehan Des Preyz - Arbeau, Thoinot - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1589

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Il ballarino di M. Fabritio Caroso da Sermoneta, diuiso in ...
    Ballarino
    Book. print | 2 v. in 1. illus., port. 23 x 18 cm. | Head- and tail-pieces; initials. Vol. 2 has title: Trattato secondo del Ballarino ... nel quale s'insegnano varie sorti di balletti, cascarde, tordiglione, passo e mezo, pauaniglia, canario, & gagliarde all' vso d'Italia, Francia, & Spagna. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical...
    • Contributor: Appresso Francesco Ziletti - Caroso, Fabritio
    • Date: 1581

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