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  • 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: Beethoven, Ludwig
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
  • Richard Rodgers collection, 1917-1980

    The collection consists predominantly of Rodgers's music holographs--sketches, vocal scores (many with lyric sheets included) and short scores. In addition, the collection includes full scores for 8 of the Rodgers and Hammerstein shows. Also included is a small number of programs, photographs, miscellaneous papers, and a few miscellaneous items.

    • Contributor: Rodgers, Richard - Hart, Lorenz - Hammerstein, Oscar, II
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1917
  • Music from the Bob Hope collection, 1932-1997

    In a career that spanned nearly seventy years, American comedian and entertainer Bob Hope performed in theater, radio, film, and television, and in numerous public appearances, including his tours in support of the U.S. armed forces. Music from the Bob Hope Collection contains manuscript scores, instrumental parts, and lyrics for nearly 500 works used in Hope's films, television programs and personal appearances. These materials ...

    • Contributor: Hope, Bob - Alberti, Bob (Pianist) - Comstock, Frank - Harmon, Manny - Hill, J. (James L.) - Myers, Pete - Perito, Nick - Rogers, Shorty - Wolpe, Dave
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1932
  • Ella Fitzgerald collection, 1956-1992

    Ella Fitzgerald (1917-1996) was a popular and highly-respected American jazz and pop vocalist and recording artist. The Ella Fitzgerald Collection chiefly consists of musical arrangements made for her by more than fifty arrangers and orchestrators. Arrangers whose works are found in this collection include: Buddy Bregman, Benny Carter, Frank DeVol, Russ Garcia, Billy May, Marty Paich, Nelson Riddle, and Gerald Wilson. The arrangements consist ...

    • Contributor: Fitzgerald, Ella - Bregman, Buddy - Bulling, Erich - Carson, Tee - Carter, Benny - Devol, Frank - Doggett, Bill - Ellington, Duke - Feller, Sid - Garcia, Russell - Holman, Bill - Hughart, Jim - May, Billy - Paich, Marty - Riddle, Nelson - Weston, Paul - Wilson, Gerald
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1956
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1730
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1947
  • 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: Beethoven, Ludwig
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
  • 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: Copland, Aaron
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1924
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1928
  • 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

    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1576
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1887
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1814
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1928
  • Charles Hambitzer music manuscripts, circa 1910-1918

    Charles Hambitzer (1878 or 1881-1918) was an American pianist, teacher, and composer. His best known piano student was the teenage George Gershwin. Hambitzer's compositions include orchestral tone poems, incidental music for plays, two operettas, and a variety of shorter pieces.

    • Contributor: Hambitzer, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1910
  • 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 - Moss, Lawrence - Reynolds, Roger - Rouse, Christopher - Schuller, Gunther - Shapey, Ralph - Weisgall, Hugo - Wuorinen, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1942
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1735
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1943
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1928
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1924
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1896
  • Hodges family collection, circa 1790-circa 1909

    The collection contains manuscript and printed music, writings, and other materials compiled and collected by Edward Hodges and subsequently by his son, John Sebastian Bach Hodges. Noteworthy among Edward Hodges' writings are the Annuary, an attempt in later life to depict his earlier life, and documents relating to the design and construction of the 1846 Erben organ at Trinity Church in New York. Music ...

    • Contributor: Smith, John Stafford - Hodges, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1790
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
    • Date: 1896
  • 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: Beethoven, Ludwig
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Web Pages
  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1939
  • 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.
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Collection
    • Date: 1967