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    The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America See and Hear American History Through Song "Know the songs of a country and you will know its history for the true feeling of a people speaks through what they sing." – Preface to The Songs of Henry Clay Work (1884) Listen to the changes in the "Star Spangled Banner" as played by different bands in different eras. Look at the ways in which ...
    • Date: 1581

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    Maphaei S. R. E. Card. Barberini nvnc Vrbani PP VIII poemata musical score | 1 score ([4], 144 p.) ; 20 x 27 cm. | Three are for solo voices, three for 2, three for 3, and one for 6 voices. Page 103-105 a hymn for St. Elizabeth, Queen of Portugal, who canonized by Urban VIII. Ten poems by Pope Urban VIII (Maffeo Barbarini), Pope from 1625 to 1644. Not mentioned by Eitner, not the ...
    • Contributor: Ex Typographica Francisco Zannetti - Mazzocchi, D. (Domenico) - Urban (Viii, Pope) - Mazzocchi, D.
    • Date: 1638

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    Responsoria maioris hebdomadae quatuor paribus vocibus decantanda musical score | 4 parts ; 16 x 23 cm. | Title from altvs part. Parts for altvs, tenor 1, tenor 2, and bassvs. From the library of Dr. Werner Wolffheim. Musical Score (Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Apud Bartholomaeum Magni - Gagliano, Marco Da
    • Date: 1630

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    Madrigals book 8
    Madrigali guerrieri, et amorosi con alcuni opuscoli in genere rappresentativo, che saranno per brevi episodij frà i canti senza gesto, libro ottavo
    musical score | 1 score (83 p.) ; 34 cm. + 8 parts ; 22 cm. | "Basso continuo" (with instrumental score; 1 prelim. leaf, 2-81, [i.e., 2-83] p.) and parts (each 23 cm.) for canto primo, quinto, alto primo, alto secondo, tenore primo, tenore secondo, basso primo, and basso secondo. The basso continuo part has error in pagination (nos. 43 and 44 are ...
    • Contributor: Appresso Alessandro Vincenti - Monteverdi, Claudio
    • Date: 1638

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    Geistlicher Lieder musical score | 5 parts ; 17 x 21 cm. | Includes 102 part songs, unacc; 57 by Eccard, 45 by Stobaeus. The first 52 composition by Eccard were originally published in 1597 by Osterberger Körnigsberg. Title from discantvs part. Parts: Discantvs, [238] p., altus, [239] p., tenor, [233] p., bassus, [241] p., and quinta vox, [239] p. Parts for discantus and bassus have ...
    • Contributor: Bey Georg Rheten - Eccard, Johann - Stobaeus, Johann
    • Date: 1634

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    Madrigals, voices (5) musical score | 1 score (190, [2] p.) + 5 parts ; 19 x 26 cm. | di Domenico Mazzochi. (Statement Of Responsibility). Score, acc. and unacc. with thorough-bass (190, [2] p.) and parts for canto, quinto, alto, tenore, and basso. Title from partitvra part. Title page in red and black. From the library of Dr. Werner Wolffheim. Musical Score (Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Appresso Francesco Zannetti - Mazzocchi, D. (Domenico) - Mazzocchi, D.
    • Date: 1638

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    Musicalischer Andacht erster Theil, das ist: Geistliche concerten, mit I. II. III. vnd IV. Stimmen sampt den gerenal bass print | 6 parts ; 20 cm. | gesetzt von Andreas Hammerschmied. (Statement Of Responsibility). Title from tenor part. Bound with: Musicalischer Andachten Ander Theil, das ist: Geistliche madrigalien mit 4. 5. vnd 6. Stimmen sampt einem general-bass Benebenst einer fünff vnd sechstimmigen capella so nach beliebung gebraucht oder aussen gelassen kan werden / componirt von Andreass Hammerschmieden. Freybergk in Meissen gedruckt vnd verlegt ...
    • Contributor: Gedruckt Vnd Verlegt Durch Georg Beuthern - Hammerschmidt, Andreas
    • Date: 1638

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    Erminia sul Giordano : dramma musicale Catalog Record Only Opera in three acts; libretto by G. Rospigliosi (later Pope Clement IX). "rappresentato nel palazzo dell'illustrissimo, et eccellentissimo signore D. Taddeo Barberino prefetto di Roma..." LC accession numbers in pencil on verso of dedication page (7224) and preceding t.p. (1052), also on page preceding the synopsis (acc. 251762, 147455'10). RISM A/I, R 2743 Italian words. Staff notation.
    • Contributor: Rossi, Michelangelo - Clement IX
    • Date: 1637
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    Cantiones sacræ, vna, dvabvs, Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Grandi, Alessandro
    • Date: 1639
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    Grand quintetto, pour deux violons, deux alton & violoncelle. Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Hoffmeister, Franz Anton
    • Date: 1633