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  • Notated Music

    Memory, a song cycle

    vocal score | 19 p. ; 35 cm. | Names on music are E. R. Kroener and Elizabeth K. Reynolds (General). Grey skies and leafless trees -- Bird notes are hushed -- Oh memory! Our joy art thou, and pain - Life! Thou art fair -- A stretch of burning sand -- Life! Thou art fair -- What mocks the garish light of summer ...

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Kroeger, Ernest Richard - Reynolds, Elizabeth
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    Fish wharf rhapsody

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | Song credited to "Will" (George William Beauchamp) and "Hank" (Henry F. Gilbert) (General). "Left over from an afternoon's loaf on Fish Wharf - Boston. Words used by permission of the author." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Beauchamp, George William - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1909

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  • Notated Music

    Preludes nos. II, III and V, from Six preludes

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "For pianoforte." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Kreider, Noble W. (noble Wickham) - Kreider, Noble W.
    • Date: 1908

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  • Notated Music

    Intermezzo from The tragedy of death by Harvey Worthington Lo...

    musical score | 28 p. ; 35 cm. | Includes Introduction by Arthur Farwell. (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Loomis, Harvey Worthington
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Souvenir de Florence : Sextuor por instruments à cordes, 2 vi...

    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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  • Notated Music

    I have done, put by the lute, op. 10, no. 4

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Goldmark, Rubin - Scott, Duncan Campbell
    • Date: 1908

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  • Notated Music

    Two compositions for pianoforte

    musical score | 21 p. ; 35 cm. | Mazurka / by Arthur Shepherd -- Intermezzo / by John Beach (Content). "Volume IV [Summer Quarter - Part II] No. 30." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Shepherd, Arthur - Beach, John Parsons
    • Date: 1905

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  • Notated Music

    Lyrics of the red man, book two

    musical score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | Prayer to Wakonda: Offering of the sacred pipe -- On the war path -- Ripe corn dance (Harvest ceremonial)-- Evening at the lodge -- The chattering squaw -- Scalp dance -- The thunder god and the rainbow -- The warrior's last word. (Content). "Volume 3, Number 2. Autumn Quarter. Instrumental Part." (Source Note). Musical Score ...

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Loomis, Harvey Worthington
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Three songs

    vocal score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | The curlew : recitation with piano accompaniment / by Lawrence Gilman -- A ruined garden and Requiescat / by Arthur Farwell (Content). "Volume III [Summer Quarter] Part I: July." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Gilman, Lawrence Gilman, Lawrence Gilman, Lawrence - Yeats, W. (william Butler) - Marston, Philip Bourke - Heyman, Katherine Ruth - Gilman, Lawrence
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    To a painter, from Songs from the Greek. Op. 15, no. 6. Origi...

    sheet music | 6 + 1 p. ; 35 cm. | Inserted sheet with lyrics in German, has melody in Bb. This is from the edition for high voice. (General). "From "Songs from the Greek." Original Key G." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Freer, Eleanor Everest - Anacreon - Moore, Thomas
    • Date: 1907

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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 ...

    • 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

    Lute music

    Italian lute tablature. Tablature. From the library of Baron Horace Landau. RISM, A/I/1, B 906

    • Contributor: Barbetta, Giulio Cesare
    • Date: 1585

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  • Notated Music

    Folk-songs of the West and South : Negro cowboy and Spanish C...

    vocal score | 19 p. ; 35 cm. | De rocks a-renderin' -- Moanin' dove -- The lone prarie -- The hours of grief -- The black face -- Bird dance song. (Content). Songs 1 and 2 "recorded" by Alice Haskell, 3 by Henry. F. Gilbert, 4-6 by Chas. F. Lummis. (General). "Volume IV [Spring Quarter - Part I] No. 27. Harmonized by Arthur ...

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Haskell, Alice - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Lummis, Charles Fletcher
    • Date: 1905

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  • Collection

    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

    Impressions of the Wa-Wan ceremony of the Omahas

    musical score | 21 p. ; 35 cm. | Receiving the messenger -- Nearing the village -- Song of approach -- Laying down the pipes -- Raising the pipes -- Invocation -- Song of peace -- Choral (Content). "Volume V [Summer Quarter - Part II] No. 38. For Pianoforte." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    Valse fantastique

    musical score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | Op. 6 (General). "Volume IV [Winter Quarter - Part II] No. 26. For pianoforte." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Lambord, Benjamin
    • Date: 1905

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  • Notated Music

    The owl Song for medium voice

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1910

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  • Notated Music

    Two pianoforte compositions

    musical score | 19 p. ; 35 cm. | Toward the dream : op. 16 / by Arthur Farwell -- Ghost dance of the Zun~is / recorded and transcribed by Carlos Troyer. (Content). "Volume III [Spring Quarter] Part II: April." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos - Farwell, Arthur
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Ballad, op. 3

    musical score | 14 p. ; 35 cm. | "Volume V [Autumn Quarter - Part II] No. 40. For pianoforte." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Kreider, Noble W. (noble Wickham) - Kreider, Noble W.
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    Two songs

    vocal score | 20 p. ; 35 cm. | The Spirit of Wine / Henry Waller -- Pirate Song / by Henry F. Gilbert (Content). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Waller, Henry - Henley, William Ernest - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Stevenson, Robert Louis
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Four songs

    vocal score | 23 p. ; 35 cm. | A woman's last word ; Ici-bas / by John Parsons Beach -- The heart of the woman / by Lawrence Gilman -- The shadow rose / by Louise Drake Wright. (Content). "Volume II [Autumn Quarter] Part I: September" (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons - Gilman, Lawrence Gilman, Lawrence Gilman, Lawrence - Wright, Louise Drake - Browning, Robert - Yeats, W. (william Butler) - Rogers, Robert Cameron
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    Orlamonde

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "Words used by permission of G. P. Putnam's Sons." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Maeterlinck, Maurice - Serrano, Mary J. (mary Jane) - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1907

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  • Book

    Quartets, strings, op. 5. [from old catalog]

    manuscript score | parts. 34 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Bureau D'abonnement Musical - Martini, Johann Paul Aegidius
    • Date: 176?

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  • Notated Music

    Sleep, then, ah sleep!

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Branscombe, Gena - Le Gallienne, Richard
    • Date: 1906

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  • Collection

    Amazing Grace

    This collection highlights the history of the hymn “Amazing Grace” from the earliest printing of the song to selected performances of it on published and field recordings. These items have been collected from several divisions in the Library of Congress, including the Music Division, the American Folklife Center, the Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division, and the Rare Books Division. Also available here ...

    • Date: 1930

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  • Notated Music

    Owasco memories, for pianoforte.

    sheet music | 14 p. ; 35 cm. | Spring moods -- By moonlight -- By quiet waters -- Waltz -- Autumn comes (Content). "For pianoforte." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Is she not pure gold

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons - Browning, Robert
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Traditional songs of the Zunis, second series

    vocal score | 20 p. ; 35 cm. | The Festive Sun Dance of the Zunis -- The Great Rain Dance of the Zunis. (Content). "With English Text. Transcribed and harmonized by Carlos Troyer." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Four songs

    vocal score | 21 p. ; 35 cm. | Faery song / by Henry F. Gilbert -- The only voice / by William J. McCoy -- Serenade -- What are we two? / by Gena Branscombe (Content). Words to 1st song by Yeats, to 2nd by Weil, to 3rd and 4th by Browning. (General). "Volume IV [Summer Quarter - Part I] No. 29." (Source ...

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - McCoy, William Johnston - Branscombe, Gena - Yeats, W. (william Butler) - Weil, Oscar - Browning, Robert - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1905

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  • Notated Music

    Hymn to the sun An ancient jubilee song of the sun-worshippers

    sheet music | 9 p. ; 35 cm. | "With historic account of the ceremony and the derivation of music from the sun's rays. Recorded, described and harmonized by Carlos Troyer." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos
    • Date: 1909

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  • Notated Music

    Fugue, op. 12, no. 1

    sheet music | 9 p. ; 35 cm. | "For pianoforte." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Ayres, Frederic
    • Date: 1910

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  • Notated Music

    Hesper [Op. 6, no. 2]

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Song for high voice. Poem by Henry Van Dyke." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Ayres, Frederic - Van Dyke, Henry
    • Date: 1911

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  • Notated Music

    The Kaiser

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (* pages) ; 13 cm | For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Sahlin, George Adolph
    • Date: 1917

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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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  • Notated Music

    Sonata heroic

    musical score | 26 p. ; 35 cm. | Volume III [Winter Quarter] Part II: January." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Campbell-Tipton, Louis
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Traditional songs of the Zunis

    vocal score | 24 p. ; 35 cm. | Zun~ian lullaby and incantation -- The lover's wooing, or, Blanket song -- The sunrise call -- The coming of Montezuma. (Content). "Transcribed and harmonized by Carlos Troyer." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    A star in the night

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Shepherd, Arthur - Lang, Andrew
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    The raven A melodrama

    vocal score | 28 p. ; 35 cm. | "Dedicated to and read by David Bispham." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Bergh, Arthur - Poe, Edgar Allan
    • Date: 1910

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  • Notated Music

    Rhapsody for pianoforte

    sheet music | 6 p., 36 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons
    • Date: 1907

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  • Book

    [Liszt's corrections to his transcription for piano of Schube...

    print | [1] l. 34 cm. | Print (Form).

    • Contributor: [liszt, Franz] - Schubert, Franz - Liszt, Franz
    • Date: 183?

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  • Book

    Sonate di camera, 2 violins & bass, op. 2. [from old catalog]

    Print score | 4 parts. 32 cm. | Print Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: I. Vaillant - Ravenscroft, Giovanni
    • Date: 170?

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  • Notated Music

    A legend; for pianoforte

    sheet music | 14 p. ; 35 cm. | "For pianoforte." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Oldberg, Arne
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Soldiers of Zion Jewish national anthem

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Jewish Morning Journal - Rosenfeld, Morris - Arnstein, Ira
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music

    Four songs

    vocal score | 18 p. ; 35 cm. | The city of sleep / by Arthur Reginald Little -- Take, o, take those lips away / by John Beach -- Take, o, take those lips away / by Frederic Ayres -- Eskimo love song / by Stanley R. Avery (Content). Words for 1st song by Rudyard Kipling, 2nd and 3rd by William Shakespeare from ...

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Little, Arthur Reginald - Beach, John Parsons - Ayres, Frederic - Avery, Stanley R. (stanley Robert) - Kipling, Rudyard - Shakespeare, William - Lamont, Frances C.
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    Indian fire-drill song - "Uru kuru" (Turning the firestick)

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "With English and Indian Text, and a description of the Manner of Producing Fire Quickly by the Manual Drill. Transcribed by Carlos Troyer." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos
    • Date: 1907

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  • Book

    The sterling silver moon

    Sheet music | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Berlin, Irving
    • Date: 1918

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  • Collection

    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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  • Notated Music

    Preludes, piano, op. 7

    sheet music | 13 p. ; 35 cm. | "For pianoforte." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Kreider, Noble W. (noble Wickham) - Kreider, Noble W.
    • Date: 1910

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  • Book

    Vieilles chansons pour les petits enfants

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

    • Contributor: Widor, Charles-Marie
    • Date: 191?

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  • Notated Music

    Three songs by John Parsons Beach

    vocal score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | The kings -- Autumn song -- Song of the lilac. (Content). "Volume III [Winter Quarter] Part I: January." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons - Guiney, Louise Imogen - Rossetti, Dante Gabriel
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Sea dirge

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "From The Tempest" (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Ayres, Frederic - Shakespeare, William
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Three Songs

    musical score | 16 p. ; 35 cm. | Zephyrus / Henry F. Gilbert -- J’ai cherche´ trente ans mes sœurs / Alice Getty -- Lament for Adonis / Katherine Ruth Heyman. (Content). Words of the 1st song by Longfellow; words of the 2nd by Maeterlinck; words of the 3rd from Sappho by Bliss Carman. (General). "Volume II [Second Quarter] Part 1: March" (Source ...

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Getty, Alice - Heyman, Katherine Ruth - Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth - Maeterlinck, Maurice - Sappho - Carman, Bliss - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    The lonely garden

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "Poem used by permission of the American Magazine" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Walker, Caroline Holme - Pickthall, Marjorie L. C. (marjorie Lowry Christie)
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Monologue for pianoforte

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons
    • Date: 1907

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  • Book

    The Boston glee book, consisting of an extensive collection ...

    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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  • Notated Music

    The domain of Hurakan

    musical score | 14 p., 35 cm. | "The Domain of Hurakan, for pianoforte, by Arthur Farwell." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Songs from A child's garden of verses

    musical score | 17 p., 35 cm. | Time to rise -- Rain -- The Wind -- At the Seashore -- The Swing -- System -- Farewell to the Farm. (Content). "Songs from A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson. With music by Natalie Curtis." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Burlin, Natalie Curtis - Stevenson, Robert Louis - Burlin, Natalie (curtis)
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Three pianoforte compositions

    musical score | 15 p. ; 35 cm. | Mazurka and Scherzo / by Henry F. Gilbert -- Star rays / by Harvey Worthington Loomis. (Content). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Loomis, Harvey Worthington - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    Study, op. 6, no. 1

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "For pianoforte." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Kreider, Noble W. (noble Wickham) - Kreider, Noble W.
    • Date: 1908

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  • Notated Music

    Carillon

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "For Pianoforte." No. 3 of Three Miniatures. (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Oldberg, Arne
    • Date: 1907

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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 ...

    • Date: 1581

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  • Notated Music

    Names

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Song for Soprano" (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Ide, Chester Edward - Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
    • Date: 1907

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  • Book

    Requiem von A. Hasse [In C major]

    Biography. manuscript score | 143 p. fol. mss. cm. | Manuscript. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Hasse, Johann Adolf
    • Date: 1763

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  • Notated Music

    Mother's rocking chair Song

    manuscript | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Avery, Stanley R. (stanley Robert) - Shepard, Earl W. - Avery, Stanley

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  • Notated Music

    Morning song

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Robert Browning in "Pippa Passes."" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Loomis, Harvey Worthington - Browning, Robert
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Where we stand

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (* pages) ; 21 cm | For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Sahlin, George Adolph
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Celtic studies : Four songs by Henry F. Gilbert

    vocal score | 24 p. ; 35 cm. | Words of 1st song by Todhunter, 2nd by Macleod, 3rd by Chesson, 4th by anonymous. (General). "Volume IV [Autumn Quarter - Part I] No. 31." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Todhunter, John - Chesson, Nora - Macleod, Fiona - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1905

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  • Notated Music

    For pianoforte, for oboe and piano

    musical score | 16 + 2 p. ; 35 cm. | At the grave of a hero / by Edward Burlingame Hill -- Landscape / by Rudolph Gott -- To Morgydd / by Arthur Farwell (Content). "Volume II [Summer Quarter] Part II: June" (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Gott, Rudolph - Hill, Edward Burlingame
    • Date: 1903

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  • Book

    Lute music

    Italian lute tablature. Tablature. From the library of Baron Horace Landau. RISM, A/I/1, B 906

    • Contributor: Barbetta, Giulio Cesare
    • Date: 1585
  • Notated Music

    Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen

    manuscript score | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Mahler, Gustav
    • Date: 1897

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  • Notated Music

    A valentine, op. 21

    sheet music | 2 p. ; 20 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Freer, Eleanor Everest
    • Date: 1909

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  • Notated Music

    Quatuor por 2 violons, alto et violoncelle par C. Saint-Saëns...

    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

    Theme and variations, Op. 1

    musical score | 21 p. ; 35 cm. | "Volume IV [Autumn Quarter - Part II] No. 32. For pianoforte." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Shepherd, Arthur
    • Date: 1905

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  • Book

    Oriental Hymn Tunes: Egyptian and Syrian, Collected and Noted

    Book. 8 ¾ x 5 ½ in.; 96 p. | Gairdner offers a brief transcription of secular Coptic tunes as well as Coptic hymns. (General). Courtesy of Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London. (Copyright Notice).

    • Contributor: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge - Gairdner, W.H.T. (william Henry Temple) - Gairdner, W. H. T. (william Henry Temple)
    • Date: 1930

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  • Notated Music

    Eili, Eili (The only original version)

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 31 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Maurice Richmond Music Co. - Sandler, Jacob Koppel - Isaacson, Charles D.
    • Date: 1919

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  • Notated Music

    Join the army

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 22 cm | lyrics by Irving A. Silberman. (Statement Of Responsibility). Lyrics only. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Silberman Music Co. - Silberman, Irving A.
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Where the bee sucks, op. 3, no. 2

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "To Mr. Allen Byrne. From The Tempest." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Ayres, Frederic - Shakespeare, William
    • Date: 1907

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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
  • Notated Music

    The island of the Fay

    musical score | 16 p. ; 35 cm. | "Volume III [Summer Quarter] Part II: July. For pianoforte." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Camp songs of the United States Army and Navy

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 unnumbered pages) ; 29 cm | collected by Kenneth S. Clark, representing the War Department Commission on training camp activities. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: The Evening and Sunday Star
    • Date: 1917

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  • Book

    Our old nursery rhymes

    An illustrated collection of traditional nursery rhymes with accompanying music.

    • Date: 1911

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  • Notated Music

    Three songs

    vocal score | 18 p., 35 cm. | The lament of Deirdre´ / Henry F. Gilbert -- I look into my glass / Alfred E. Little -- Love's secret / Arthur Farwell. (Content). "Volume II [Summer Quarter] Part I: June" (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Gilbert, Henry F. (henry Franklin Belknap) - Little, Arthur Reginald - Farwell, Arthur - Ferguson, Samuel, Sir - Hardy, Thomas - Blake, William - Gilbert, Henry F.
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    In a gondola

    vocal score | 21 p., 35 cm. | Scanned copy is for baritone voice and is in the key of C. (Source Note). "Volume IV [Winter Quarter] Part I: No. 25. Dramatic monologue for baritone or tenor. The words from the poem "In a Gondola" by Robert Browning." (Source Note). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons - Browning, Robert
    • Date: 1905

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  • Notated Music

    ' Twas in a world of living leaves

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Beach, John Parsons - Henley, William Ernest
    • Date: 1903

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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

    La Intabolatvra de lavto de diversi avtori, con alcune padoua...

    Italian lute tablature. The composers named are: Francesco da Milano; Alberto da Mantoa; Marco da Laquila; Io. Iacomo Albutio da Milano and Pietro Pauolo Borono da Milano. Tablature. RISM, B/I, 1563²¹ Bound with: Balletti, Bernadino. Intabolatvra de lavto. Venetia, 1554. Borrono, P.P. La intabolatvra de lavto. Vinegia, 1563. Abundante, Giulio. Intabolatvra di livto. Venetia, 1563. Becchi, Antonio di. Libro prima d'intabvlatvra de levto. Venegia, ...

    • Contributor: Francesco
    • Date: 1563

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  • Notated Music

    Kiowa-Apache war dance

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | "For pianoforte." (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Troyer, Carlos
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Five songs for high voice and pianoforte, op. 7

    vocal score | 23 p. ; 35 cm. | Lift up the curtains of thine eyes -- Nocturn -- There is a light in thy blue eyes -- The lost child -- Rhapsody. (Content). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Shepherd, Arthur - Lowell, James Russell
    • Date: 1909

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  • Book

    The Southern Harmony, and Musical Companion: Containing a ch...

    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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  • Book

    Trio pour piano, violon et violoncello [monogram]

    musical score and parts | score (1 p.l., 35 p.) and parts. cm. | Musical Score And Parts (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Durand & Fils, Durand & Cie - Ravel, Maurice
    • Date: 1915

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  • Notated Music

    When the dew is falling

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Words "From "The Hills of Dream" By permssion of the Publisher, Thomas B. Mosher, Portland, ME." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Walker, Caroline Holme - Macleod, Fiona
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    On a balcony

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Avery, Stanley R. (stanley Robert) - Sherman, Frank Dempster - Avery, Stanley R.
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Waltz - to Margaret

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Ide, Chester Edward
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Kinderwacht A slumber song

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Fliegendes Blatt, a German publication, is given as author of the lyrics. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Andersen, Arthur Olaf
    • Date: 1909

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  • Notated Music

    In Venezia; serenade, for pianoforte

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Roper, Virginia
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    Impromptu, piano, op. 5

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Kreider, Noble W. (noble Wickham) - Kreider, Noble W.
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Solitary hotel from Despite and Still, op.41, 1968-69

    manuscript | 7p., 9.5 x 12.5in. | Recording: LC concert, 7 December 2004 (with pianist Wolfram Rieger). (Additional Form). Text from 'Ulysses', 1922. (Bibliographic History). First draft (General). Courtesy of G. Schirmer, Inc., www.schirmer.com (Copyright Notice). Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction). Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: G. Schirmer - Barber, Samuel - Joyce, James
    • Date: 1969

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  • Notated Music

    Two Songs : Hark! hark! the lark, and O'er the sea, with In t...

    musical score and parts | 26 p. + 2 p. ; 34 cm. | Musical Score And Parts (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Loomis, Harvey Worthington - Shakespeare, William - Tieck, Ludwig - Verlaine, Paul - Hall, Gertrude
    • Date: 1902

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  • Notated Music

    From mesa and plain : Indian cowboy and Negro sketches for pi...

    musical score | 17 p. ; 35 cm. | Navajo war dance -- Pawnee horses -- Prarie miniature -- Wa-Wan choral -- Plantation melody. (Content). Song 2 transcribed by Edwin S. Tracy. Song 5 recorded by Alice Haskell (General). "Volume IV [Spring Quarter - Part II] No. 28." (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Tracy, Edwin S. - Haskell, Alice
    • Date: 1905

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  • Book

    A Pretty Girl is lika a Melody

    Sheet music | Front cover only. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Berlin, Irving
    • Date: 1919