• Book
    [Liszt's corrections to his transcription for piano of Schubert's song Gretchen am Spinnrade print | [1] l. 34 cm. | Print (Form).
    • Contributor: [liszt, Franz] - Schubert, Franz - Liszt, Franz
    • Date: 183?

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    Felix Mendelssohn at the Library of Congress Made available here are digital images of selected resources on this composer. This collection was created to mark the bicentennial of the birth of composer Felix Mendelssohn on February 3, 2009. The Library of Congress’s Music Division is one of the world’s major repositories of primary source material related to the composer.
    • Date: 1820

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  • Notated Music
    Quatuor por 2 violons, alto et violoncelle par C. Saint-Saëns, op. 112 musical score | 1 score, 76 p. ; 7 x 10 in. | Musical Score (Form).
    • Contributor: A. Durand & Fils - Saint-Sae ̈ns, Camille - Saint-Saëns, Camille
    • Date: 1899

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  • Notated Music
    Souvenir de Florence : Sextuor por instruments à cordes, 2 violons, 2 altos et 2 violoncelles par P. Tschaikowsky, Op. 70 musical score | 1 score, 58 p. ; 6 x 9 in. | "A la société de Musîque de Chambre à St. Petersburg" (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).
    • Contributor: D. Rahter - Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich
    • Date: 1892

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  • Collection
    The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana The collection contains more than 11,100 items. This online release presents over 1,300 items with a over 4,000 images and a date range of 1824-1931. It includes the complete collection of Stern's contemporary newspapers, Lincoln's law papers, sheet music, broadsides, prints, cartoons, maps, drawings, letters, campaign tickets, and other ephemeral items. The books and pamphlets in this collection are scheduled for digitization at a ...
    • Contributor: Stern, Alfred Whital - Library of Congress - Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1824

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  • Book
    Abanddämmerung, Op. 49, No. 5. Herbstgefühl, Op. 48, no. 7. Serenade (Fragment ?), Op. 58, No. 8. Songs for voice with piano accompaniment. Title from captions. Holograph. In ink and pencil. Accession numbers 654141, 654142, and 654143 written on various pages. German words. Staff notation. Gift; The Friends of Music in the Library of Congress; May 23, 1930. Replaces unk84166285.
    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Schack, Adolf Friedrich Von
    • Date: 1867

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  • Book
    The Virginia harmony Hymnal. print | obl. cm. | Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Samuel H. Davis - Clayton, David L.
    • Date: 1831

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  • Book
    The Boston glee book, consisting of an extensive collection of glees, madrigals, and rounds print | 264 p. ; 19 x 26 cm. | by Lowell Mason and George J. Webb. (Statement Of Responsibility). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: J. H. Wilkins & R. Carter, and G. W. Palmer & Co. - Mason, Lowell - Webb, George James
    • Date: 1838

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  • Collection
    Edison sheet music collection The collection consists chiefly of American sheet music published in the United States between the years 1830-1930. While a significant minority of the music in the collection is instrumental music, the vast majority is for voice and piano. Notable in this collection are imprints from California dating from before 1850, first editions by Irving Berlin and others, and many European imprints among the instrumental ...
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Bellak, Ja's (James) - Bryan, Alfred - Cooper, George - Dubin, Al. - Gilbert, L. Wolfe (Louis Wolfe) - Grant, Bert - Grobe, Charles - Harrigan, Edward - Hays, Will. S. (William Shakespeare) ... Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Bellak, Ja's (James) - Bryan, Alfred - Cooper, George - Dubin, Al. - Gilbert, L. Wolfe (Louis Wolfe) - Grant, Bert - Grobe, Charles - Harrigan, Edward - Hays, Will. S. (William Shakespeare) - Heller, Stephen - Herz, Henri - Holland, Justin - Jerome, William - Johnson, Howard - Kahn, Gus - Kinkel, Charles - Lamb, Arthur J. - Mack, Edward - Maeder, J. Gaspard (James Gaspard) - Maylath, H. (Heinrich) - Meyer, Louis - Meyerbeer, Giacomo - Millöcker, Carl - Moelling, Theodore - Pixley, Frank - Root, George F. (George Frederick) - Russell, Henry - Smith, Harry (Harry Bache) - Sterling, Andrew - Strelezki, Anton - Sudds, William F. - Weatherly, F. E. (Frederic Edward) - Webster, Joseph Philbrick - Whiting, Richard A. - Wodehouse, P. G. (Pelham Grenville) - Work, Henry C. (Henry Clay) - Young, Joe
    • Date: 2005
  • Book
    Schicksalslied. Holograph, signed. For chorus (SATB) and orchestra. Caption title. The text derives from F. Hölderin's Hyperion. Composer's ms.; completed May 18, 1871, and published as op. 54. Fragment with corrections in Brahms' hand pasted onto leaf [15v]; the verso of this pasteover includes a four measure sketch (mm. 141-144) from Brahms' Triumphlied, op. 55. updates 240, 260, 300, 500, and 600 fields vk26 2013-03-04 ...
    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Hölderlin, Friedrich
    • Date: 1871

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    Home Sweet Home: Life in Nineteenth-Century Ohio Before the age of radio, television, and other electronic diversions, families made their own entertainment in the home by playing games, reading aloud, performing plays, and, of course, by making music. Children were taught to play the piano and sing from an early age and sheet music was widely available and inexpensive. The whole family participated in the music-making. In this presentation, we focus ...
    • Date: 1800

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  • Book
    Op. 43 no. 1 Holograph. In ink. Title from: Vier Gesänge, op. 43, 1868. For voice and piano. Words by Josef Wenzig. Published: Leipzig : J. Rieter-Biedermann, 1868. Gift; Gisella Selden-Goth; December 29, 1965. German words. Staff notation.
    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Wenzig, Josef
    • Date: 1864

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  • Collection
    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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  • Collection
    Selections from the Martha Graham Collection (clockwise from top left) The Dance: Washington Festival [review]; "Graham Presents Copland's Ballet" [clipping] by Oscar Thompson; A unique dance by Martha Graham [clipping], 1926; [Tangara], photograph of Martha Graham. Dancer, choreographer, and company director Martha Graham (1894-1991) is considered one of the pioneering founders of American modern dance. In a career spanning over seven decades, Graham developed her own innovative technique and produced ...
    • Contributor: Graham, Martha - Barber, Samuel - Copland, Aaron - Dello Joio, Norman - El-Dabh, Halim - Emmons, Beverly - Hindemith, Paul - Horst, Louis - Hovhaness, Alan - Karan, Donna ... Graham, Martha - Barber, Samuel - Copland, Aaron - Dello Joio, Norman - El-Dabh, Halim - Emmons, Beverly - Hindemith, Paul - Horst, Louis - Hovhaness, Alan - Karan, Donna - Lester, Eugene - Menotti, Gian Carlo - Noguchi, Isamu - Riegger, Wallingford - Rosenthal, Jean - Schuman, William - Skelton, Thomas R. - Starer, Robert - Ter-Arutunian, Rouben - Tipton, Jennifer - Weissberger, L. Arnold - Martha Graham Dance Company - Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance - Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance - Graham (Martha) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896

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  • Book
    Counterpoint exercises Explanatory text with three musical examples of counterpoint. Cataloger devised title. Holograph. In ink. "acc. 740335"--Verso of sheet. Typescript letter to Carl Engel from OS [Oscar Sonneck], 2 pages ; 27 cm, which explains the origins of the manuscript laid in. Nottebohm. Beethoveniana, p. 190 ff. Gift; Mrs. Tillie Israel; May 21, 1922. German text. Staff notation.
    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
    • Date: 1809

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  • Notated Music
    Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen manuscript score | Manuscript Score (Form).
    • Contributor: Mahler, Gustav
    • Date: 1897

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  • Book
    The Southern Harmony, and Musical Companion: Containing a choice collection of tunes, hymns, psalms, odes, and anthems selected from the most eminent authors in the United States: Together with nearly one hundred ... Hymnal. print | b. xxxi; 304 pp. cm. | which have never before been published; suited to most of the metres contained in Watt's hymns and psalms, Mercer's Cluster, Dossey's Choice, Dover Selection, Methodist hymn book, and Baptist Harmony; and well adapted to Christian churches of every denomination, singing schools, and private societies: Also, an easy introduction to the grounds of music, the rudiments ...
    • Contributor: W. Miller - Walker, William
    • Date: 1847

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