Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    France (we have not forgotten you) Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:46 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with violin duet and orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Lambert Murphy - Josef Pasternack - Milton Ager
    • Date: 1918-06-27
  • Notated Music
    Tom, Dick and Harry and Jack hurry back Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | words by Howard Johnson ; music by Milton Ager. (Statement Of Responsibility). Caption title. For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Leo Feist - Ager, Milton - Johnson, Howard E.
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music
    Three faces east Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 27 cm | words by Howard Johnson & Bernard Granville ; music by Milton Ager. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Leo Feist, Inc - Ager, Milton - Johnson, Howard E. - Granville, Bernard
    • Date: 1919

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  • Notated Music
    France, we have not forgotten you Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | words by Grant Clarke & Howard E. Rogers ; music by Milton Ager. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Leo Feist - Ager, Milton - Clarke, Grant - Rogers, Howard Emmett
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music
    When I hear a band play Dixieland (it's home sweet home to me) Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 32 cm | words by Howard Johnson ; music by Milton Ager. (Statement Of Responsibility). Manuscript in ink. Words in typescript on separate sheet. Caption title. Voice lead sheet without accompaniment. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: Ager, Milton - Johnson, Howard E.
    • Date: 1911

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  • Notated Music
    Anything is nice if it comes from Dixieland sheet music | 1 score | 3rd composer: Ager, Milton. Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Leo Feist, Inc - Clarke, Grant - Meyer, Geo. W.
    • Date: 1919
  • Audio Recording
    I want to see my Tennessee Ragtime, Jazz, And More. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:47 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Billy Murray - Ed Smalle - Charles Adams Prince - Milton Ager
    • Date: 1924-10-20
  • Notated Music
    China we owe a lot to you sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Leo Feist, Inc - Ager, Milton - Johnson, Howard
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music
    Lovin' Sam sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Ager, Yellen & Borstein, Inc - Ager, Milton - Yellen, Jack
    • Date: 1922

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  • Notated Music
    France we have not forgotten you sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Leo Feist, Inc - Ager, Milton - Clarke, Grant - Rogers, Howard E.
    • Date: 1918

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  • Article
    Printable Timeline - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections 1900 Songs of America Amy Marcy Cheney Beach sets to music Three Browning Songs, including
  • Article
    Ritual and Worship - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections Sacred music has been a vibrant part of American culture from the earliest sacred oral traditions of indigenous peoples through the written traditions of the first European colonists. With the settlement of the Plymouth, Massachusetts colony in 1620, sacred music played an important role in helping to define the cultural identity of the region of the New World that would become the United States. ...
  • Film, Video
    David Diamond interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on October 15, 1995. David Diamond speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs, 51 min. | Recorded on October 15, 1995. (Date). Recorded at the Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by John D. Spilker. Transcription edited by Robin Rausch and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of the Carnegie Hall Institute (Copyright Notice). Videorecording ...
    • Contributor: Diamond, David - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
  • Film, Video
    Ellen Taaffe Zwilich Interviewed by Ara Guzelimian at Carnegie Hall on April 16, 1999. Ellen Taaffe Zwilich speaks with Ara Guzelimian about her life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 54 min. | Recorded on April 16, 1999. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Denise Von Glahn. Edited by Pedro Gonzlez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been ...
    • Contributor: Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe - Guzelimian, Ara
  • Book/Printed Material
    There is no harm in dancing Book. print | 58 p. 15 cm. | by W. E. Penn, with an introduction by Rev. J. H. Stribling ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Published later under title: The upas tree ... 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). W. E. PENN,PALESTINE, TEXAS.
    • Contributor: L. E. Kline - Penn, W. E.
    • Date: 1884
  • Book/Printed Material
    A history of dancing Directory. Book. print | 197 p. front., plates, ports. 24 cm. | By Reginald St. Johnston ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Literature": p. 194-195. 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). Yucatan, Dance of74
    • Contributor: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent, & Co. - St.-Johnston, Reginald (Sir) - St.-Johnston, Reginald
    • Date: 1906

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  • Book/Printed Material
    A treatise on the theory and practice of dancing with an appropriate poem, in two cantos, and plates illustrative of the art Book. print | 6 p.l., 88 p. front., 3 col. pl. 18 cm. | By James P. Cassidy ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). And now the work, completely finished, lies;Which the devouring teeth of time defiesAs long as nymphs ...
    • Contributor: Printed by William Folds - Cassidy, James P.
    • Date: 1810
  • Film, Video
    Lukas Foss interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on April 30, 1996. Lukas Foss speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 28 min. | Recorded on April 30, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City (Venue). Transcribed by Paul Luongo. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of the Carnegie Hall Institute (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has ...
    • Contributor: Foss, Lukas - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
  • Book/Printed Material
    The dance of modern society Book. print | 77 p. 18 cm. | By W. C. Wilkinson. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). THE END.
    • Contributor: Oakley, Mason & Co. - Wilkinson, William Cleaver
    • Date: 1869
  • Film, Video
    Pierre Boulez interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on May 7, 1999. Pierre Boulez speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 22 min. | Recorded on May 7, 1999. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Matthew McAllister. Edited by James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been a presentation of the ...
    • Contributor: Boulez, Pierre - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
  • Film, Video
    Ned Rorem interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on May 8, 1996. Ned Rorem speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 42. min. | Recorded on May 8, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Jason P. Hobratschk. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been ...
    • Contributor: Rorem, Ned - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
  • Book/Printed Material
    The danciad or, Dancer's monitor. Being a descriptive sketch in verse, on the different styles and methods of dancing quadrilles, waltzes, country dances, &c. &c. ... Together with observations on the laws ...
    Dancer's monitor
    Book. print | 2 p.l., xxi, 208 p. 18 cm. | By Thomas Wilson ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). Bel. You'll own it has a school-boy like effect.
    • Contributor: The Author - Wilson, Thomas (Dancing Master) - Wilson, Thomas
    • Date: 1824
  • Film, Video
    Gunther Schuller interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on April 21, 1998. Part 2. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 1 hr., 33 min. | Recorded on April 21, 1998. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Elisa Weber. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been a presentation of the Library of Congress. Visit us a www.loc.gov
    • Contributor: Schuller, Gunther - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
  • Book/Printed Material
    The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing
    Vade mecum | Terpsichore
    Book. print | 231 p. front., illus. 16 x 12 cm. | By E. B. Reilley ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). " Victoria123
    • Contributor: J. Nicholas, Printer - Reilley, E.
    • Date: 1870
  • Book/Printed Material
    How to dance the revived ancient dances Book. print | viii, 158 p. incl. front., illus., ports., facsims. 19 cm. | By Ardern Holt. (Statement Of Responsibility). Contains music. 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). LONDON:HORA E COX, “Queen” Office, Windsor House, Bream's Buildings, E.C.
    • Contributor: H. Cox - Holt, Ardern
    • Date: 1907
  • Book/Printed Material
    Dancing Book. print | xvii, 454 p. front., illus. (incl. music) plates. 19 cm. | by Mrs. Lilly Grove, F.R.G.S., and other writers, with musical examples. Illustrated by Percy Macquoid and by numerous reproductions of engravings, prints and photographs. (Statement Of Responsibility). Short contributions by Mrs. Wordsworth, Miss Middleton, the Hon. Mrs. Armytage and the Countess of Ancaster. First edition, 1895. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Longmans, Green - Frazer, (Lily Grove) (Lady) - Frazer
    • Date: 1907
  • Book/Printed Material
    Masquerades, tableaux and drills Book. print | 144 p. incl. illus., pl. 24 cm. | Cover title. 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). It should be remembered that the more daintily clad the little ones are, the prettier will be the general effect of the drill and its ...
    • Contributor: Butterick Publishing Co. - Butterick Publishing Company
    • Date: 1906
  • Book/Printed Material
    [The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times
    Art of dancing
    Catalog. Book. print | vii p., 22 p. (music), [5]-548 p. 17 pl. 23 cm. | by C. Blasis ... Translated under the author's immediate inspection by R. Barton] (Statement Of Responsibility). On spine: Code of Terpsichore. By C. Blasis ... With seventeen plates; illustrating upwards of sixty positions. With original quadrilles and waltzes. Arranged for the piano-forte. Barton's English translation of Code complet ...
    • Contributor: E. Bull - Blasis, Carlo
    • Date: 1830
  • Book/Printed Material
    Howe's complete ball-room hand book containing upwards of three hundred dances, including all the latest and most fashionable dances ... with elegant illustrations, and full explanation and every variety of the latest ...
    Complete ball-room hand book
    Book. print | 118 p. illus. 16 cm. | By Elias Howe, assisted by several eminent professors of dancing. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). Lyon & Healy, Chicago.
    • Contributor: Ditson & Co. - Howe, Elias
    • Date: 1858