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    Corona ecclesiastici [i.e. ecclesiastica]

    musical score | 1 ms. score (174 p.) ; 38 cm. | Ms. transcript in score, said to be in the hand of Thomas Pinto, whose signature appears on the t.p. Parte seconda is incomplete. Motets, Masses, and liturgical settings, for 4 or 5 voices and organ; Latin words. From the Cummings collection. Published (in parts): Milano : Carlo Campagno, 1649. Musical Score (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Grancini, Michel Angelo - Pinto, Thomas
    • Date: 1700

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    Hodges family collection,

    The collection is comprised of 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 ...

    • Date: 1790
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    Quartetto 5. in Es

    Manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([31] p.) ; 22 x 29 cm. | di me Giuseppe Haydn. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation - Library of Congress. Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1790

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    Sketches - unidentified(?)

    Cataloger devised title. Holograph. In ink. In ink on holograph recto: "Autograph de Beethoven, constaté par A. Schindler." In pencil on holograph recto: "700.740.2." Beethoven-Jahrbuch. Beethovenhaus: Bonn,1969, 386 Staff notation. vk37 2015-10-15 Music Microfilm 1218.

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
    • Date: 1795

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    It's Showtime! Sheet Music from Stage and Screen

    A database of over 18,000 shows and productions dating from the 1690s to the present, containing more than 67,000 songs. These pieces come from all over the world and cover every conceivable topic, portraying the culture and history of their time and place in unique and valuable ways. Cover from "A Pretty Girl is ...

    • Date: 1690

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    Graduale pro Festo Sti. Michaëlis Archangeli et SS:rum Angelo...

    manuscript score | 1 ms. vocal score (p. 9-12) ; 23 x 32 cm. | Holograph, in ink. For keyboard instrument, with interlinear words. Originally for chorus (SATB) and orchestra with organ. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Michael - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1793

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    String Trio opus 3

    Title from caption. Finale movement of the string trio, op. 3 for violin, viola, and cello; an earlier version of this movement, differing in some particulars from the printed version; see article by Carl Engel in Musical Quarterly, April 1927, "Beethoven's op. 3: an envoi de Vienne? Holograph. In ink. "acc. 672341"--Page 2 of cover. Formerly in the collection of W. H. Cummings, whose ...

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Cummings, William Hayman
    • Date: 1794

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    The presidents march: a new federal song

    sheet music | 2 p. | Also contains a version of Yankee Doodle. Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: G. Willig
    • Date: 1798

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    Andante

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([14] p.) ; 25x32 cm. | Holograph, in ink, of an early version of the 2nd movement, without the "surprise" drum stroke; p. [1] contains the final 6 measures of the 1st movement. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1791

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    [Phantasie für eine Orgelwalze], Allegro and Andante in F Min...

    Scores. Two-staff version. With accompanying document from Robert Haas, and letter to Nettl, from Alfred Einstein (19 Oct. 1951) regarding the manuscript

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
    • Date: 1791

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    Allegretto

    Holograph sketches for several works, some unidentified. On accompanying paper: "R. 1197, Beethoven, op. 83 no. 1" ; "Nb.: on stave 1 of the recto is a sketch for op. 15 Finale. Douglas Johnson, Jan. 4, 1974." Crossed out on accompanying paper: "Allegretto aus op. 80?" In pencil on holograph recto: "Acc. 318077." In pencil on holograph verso: "202160, 13." In pencil on holograph ...

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Johnson, Douglas Porter
    • Date: 1790
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    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
    • Date: 1790
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    Télémaque dans l'ile de Calypso; arranged

    Band stock | 1 piano score (23 pages) ; 31 cm | Ballet choreographed by Pierre Gardel. Originally for orchestra; arranged for piano. Title from another copy of the work. LC copy trimmed to 31 cm and lacking title page and plate number; possibly one of two publications printed in Paris from Le Duc plates, one around 1790 and one between 1800 and 1805. ...

    • Contributor: [publisher Not Identified] - Krasinsky - Gardel, Pierre
    • Date: 1790

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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 ...

    • Date: 1581

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    The continental harmony containing, a number of anthems, fug...

    print | 1 score (199 p.) ; 14 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. LC copy 1 imperfect: pages between the t.p. verso and p. vii wanting. Evans, 26673 (Citation/Reference). RISM, A/I/1, B2655 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: By Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, Sold at Their Bookstore - By Said Thomas in Worcester, and by the Booksellers in Boston, and Elsewhere - Billings, William - John Davis Batchelder Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1794

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    Canone à 8, Vienna, 16 Oct. 1798

    Scores. Latin

    • Contributor: Haydn, Michael
    • Date: 1798
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    15e.[-30e.] recueil des contre-danses et walzes

    Book. print | 1 score (30[?] v.) ; 19 cm. | Principally for 2 violins. Title from t.p. of recueil 15 (the number is in ms. on the engraved t.p.). Recueil 28 has variant publisher statement: Chez Frere père. Each vol. of 45 p. contains several contre-danses, each accompanied by dance instructions, followed by several waltzes and (in most vols.) other dances. Pl. no.: ...

    • Contributor: Chez Frere - Clarchies, Louis Julien
    • Date: 179?-18

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    America Singing: Nineteenth-Century Song Sheets

    Contains 4291 song sheets. Included among these American songs are ninety-seven British song sheets from Dublin and London. The collection spans the period from the turn of the nineteenth century to the 1880s, although a majority of the song sheets were published during the height of the craze, from the 1850s to the 1870s. Held by the Rare Book and Special Collections Division ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Rare Book and Special Collections Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1999

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    Sonata, piano, no. 52, E flat major

    manuscript | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph
    • Date: 1794

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