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    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
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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: Sousa, John Philip
    • Date: 1896
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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: Sousa, John Philip
    • Date: 1896
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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: Gershwin, George - Gershwin, Ira
    • Date: 1928
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    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
    • Date: 1932
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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: Gershwin, George - Gershwin, Ira
    • Date: 1928
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    Edison sheet music collection, 1830-1958 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: 1830
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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: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1924
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    J. Fischer & Bro. music publishers collection, 1950-1970 The J. Fischer & Bro. Music Publishers Collection contains music manuscripts and published or photo-reproduced musical scores, in original or arranged versions. The majority of the collection are choral works, both sacred and secular, many with piano or organ accompaniment. In addition, there are original works for organ and piano, as well as piano and organ transcriptions. Most of these works were published by ...
    • Contributor: J. Fischer & Bro
    • Date: 1950
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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: Key, Francis Scott
    • Date: 1814
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    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: Sousa, John Philip
    • Date: 1854
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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
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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: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1924
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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: Gershwin, George
    • Date: 1924
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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
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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: Copland, Aaron
    • Date: 1924
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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
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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: Gershwin, George
    • Date: 1924
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    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
    • Date: 1917
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    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
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    Ragheb Moftah collection of Coptic Orthodox liturgical chants and hymns, 1926-1997 The collection consists of transcriptions of Coptic chant music by Ernest Newlandsmith and Margit Toth. Both contain transcriptions of the Liturgy of St. Basil. Basil. Also part of the collection are audio tapes of Coptic chant music recorded by Moftah between 1940 and 1985, with the bulk recorded in 1965 and 1975-1985. Marian Robertson Wilson created a guide to Moftah's audio tapes in 1996, ...
    • Contributor: Moftah, Raghe - Newlandsmith, Ernest - Tóth, Margit - Wilson, Marian Robertson
    • Date: 1926
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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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    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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    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
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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: Gershwin, George
    • Date: 1924