• Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Gershwin, George
    • Date: 1924
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Gershwin, George - Gershwin, Ira
    • Date: 1928
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    Winston Sharples music manuscripts, 1943-1968 Winston Sharples was an American composer best known for his work with animated short films, such as Casper, the Friendly Ghost, Popeye the Sailor, and Jeepers and Creepers. The collection consists of manuscript particells (piano scores with dialogue and cues), scores, parts, and lyric sheets related to his professional engagements.
    • Contributor: Sharples, Winston - Oriolo, Joe - Seeger, Hal
    • Date: 1943
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Gershwin, George
    • Date: 1924
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    Alberto Nepomuceno collection, 1887-1920 The collection consists primarily of scores, most of them photocopies of holographs, and printed material, including two operas, nine orchestral and twelve chamber and solo works, as well as about forty songs and other vocal works. In addition, the collection contains a small number of photographs, portraits of the composer and his wife, books, catalogs, and other printed materials.
    • Contributor: Nepomuceno, Alberto
    • Date: 1887
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Sousa, John Philip
    • Date: 1896
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes
  • Collection
    Tommy Newsom arrangements, 1947-1999 Tommy Newsom (1929-2007) was a saxophonist, arranger, bandleader, and composer. The collection contains musical arrangements that he wrote for dance band, symphonic orchestra, and small ensemble. The arrangements include manuscripts, printed copies, and photocopies for both full scores and orchestral parts. Most of the music dates from his thirty-year stint with the Tonight Show band. A few of the arrangements are by other arrangers ...
    • Contributor: Newsom, Tommy
    • Date: 1947
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    Newland/Zeuner collection, circa 1735-circa 1900 Primarily music (printed and ms.) for piano, 2 or 4 hands, and songs, with a concentration in sacred vocal works in Latin and English. (The music in Latin may represent the only known source of pre-Cäcilienverein 19th-century American Catholic Church music.) Composers range from Mozart and Rossini to George F. Root and Oliver Shaw. The collection contains the largest extant source of music by ...
    • Contributor: Newland, William Augustine - Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Rossini, Gioacchino - Root, George F. (George Frederick) - Shaw, Oliver
    • Date: 1735
  • Collection
    Randolph S. Rothschild collection, 1942-1992 The collection consists primarily of music (ms., facsimile, and printed) and accompanying correspondence, programs, and reviews. The majority of the music in the collection comprises facsimile scores of compositions commissioned by the Chamber Music Society of Baltimore and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra from prominent American composers, such as Dominick Argento, Milton Babbitt, Henry Cowell, Jacob Druckman, Ross Lee Finney, Lukas Foss, Leon Kirchner, Ernst ...
    • Contributor: Rothschild, Randolph S. - Argento, Dominick - Babbitt, Milton - Cowell, Henry - Druckman, Jacob - Finney, Ross Lee - Foss, Lukas - Kirchner, Leon - Krenek, Ernst - Lewis, Robert Hall ... Rothschild, Randolph S. - Argento, Dominick - Babbitt, Milton - Cowell, Henry - Druckman, Jacob - Finney, Ross Lee - Foss, Lukas - Kirchner, Leon - Krenek, Ernst - Lewis, Robert Hall - Moss, Lawrence - Reynolds, Roger - Rouse, Christopher - Schuller, Gunther - Shapey, Ralph - Weisgall, Hugo - Wuorinen, Charles
    • Date: 1942
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Key, Francis Scott
    • Date: 1814
  • Collection
    Charlie Barnet collection of big band arrangements, 1939-1949 Charlie Barnet (1913-1991) was an American bandleader, jazz saxophonist, composer, and arranger. The collection contains musical arrangements for approximately 650 songs and instrumental numbers used by Barnet and his band. The majority of these arrangements are represented by full scores, though thirty-seven are represented by parts only, and an additional thirty-one include both a full score and parts. Approximately fifty arrangers are represented in ...
    • Contributor: Barnet, Charlie - Burnett, Bobby - Burns, Ralph - Gibson, Andy - Hefti, Neal - Henderson, Horace - Humphries, Conn - Martin, Skip - Matthews, Dave - May, Billy - Moore, William (Arranger) - Siravo, George
    • Date: 1939
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Sousa, John Philip
    • Date: 1896
  • Collection
    Songs of Edward Lipton, 1967-1984 Edward Lipton (1934-2011) was a songwriter and performer primarily known for writing children's songs. The collection contains manuscript scores for songs he wrote for both children and adults. Many are accompanied by lyric sheets.
    • Contributor: Lipton, Ed.
    • Date: 1967
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Gershwin, George - Gershwin, Ira
    • Date: 1928
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Date: 1576
  • Collection
    Billy Byers collection, 1964-1980 Billy Byers was a composer, arranger, orchestrator, and musician (trombonist). The collection primarily contains full scores in Byers' hand. It represents a sampling of Byers' work as a composer, arranger, and orchestrator. The material shows the diverse styles, musical forces, and variety of performing venues in which he worked. The scores include works for recordings, live performances, television, and film; for small combos, big ...
    • Contributor: Byers, Billy
    • Date: 1964
  • Collection
    Inquiry Form - Performing Arts - Ask a Librarian (Library of Congress) Ask a librarian: An online reference service from the Library of Congress that allows researchers to submit reference questions to Library of Congress reading rooms and receive expert research assistance (within 5 business days.)
    • Contributor: Smith, Leonard (Leonard Bingley) - Sousa, John Philip - Gilmore, P. S. (Patrick Sarsfield) - Goldman, Edwin Franko - A.P. Schmidt Company - Adams, Charles R. - Apthorp, William Foster - Archer, Frederic - Barbour, Florence Newell - Barnes, Edward Shippen ... Smith, Leonard (Leonard Bingley) - Sousa, John Philip - Gilmore, P. S. (Patrick Sarsfield) - Goldman, Edwin Franko - A.P. Schmidt Company - Adams, Charles R. - Apthorp, William Foster - Archer, Frederic - Barbour, Florence Newell - Barnes, Edward Shippen - Bartlett, Floy Little - Bauer, Marion - Beach, H. H. A. - Berwald, W. (William) - Bird, Arthur H. - Bischoff, J. W. (John W.) - Blumenschein, W. L. (William Leonard) - Bohm, Carl - Chadwick, G. W. (George Whitefield) - Foote, Arthur - Friml, Rudolf - Godowsky, Leopold - Hopekirk, Helen - Macdowell, Edward - Porter, F. Addison (Frank Addison) - Stewart, H. J. (Humphrey John) - Wilson, G. D. (Grenville Dean) - Wooler, Alfred
    • Date: 1900
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Sebastian
    • Date: 1730
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Gershwin, George - Gershwin, Ira
    • Date: 1928
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Sebastian
    • Date: 1730
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Gershwin, George
    • Date: 1924
  • Notated Music
    Music: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Preservation, Library of Congress) Music - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes
  • Collection
    Tams-Witmark collection, 1701-1915 The Tams-Witmark Music Library was established in 1925 through the merger of the Arthur W. Tams Music Library and the rental library of M. Witmark & Sons. The Tams-Witmark Collection contains music (manuscript and printed scores) that was being performed in the United States during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The scope of the collection ranges from eighteenth-century operas of Handel and ...
    • Date: 1701