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  • Notated Music

    Poème, violin, orchestra

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([6], 11 p.) ; 46 cm. | Holograph, signed. (General). "A Eugène Ysaye"--T.p. (General). On p. [4]: Gift, Fritz Kreisler, Dec. 28, 1948. (General). Manuscript Score (Form). Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Chausson, Ernest - Kreisler, Fritz

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  • Collection

    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
    • Date: 1887
  • Notated Music

    Poems, op. 15. To Helen (Sketches)

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([3] p.) ; 32 cm. | Holograph. (General). Song with piano. (General). English words. (General). Caption title. (General). [Composed by Charles Marie Loeffler] ; words by Edgar A. Poe. (Statement Of Responsibility). On p. [1]: Copyright by G. Schirmer. (General). On p. [2]: Gift, G. Schirmer, Inc., May 2 '36. (Acquisition). Manuscript Score (Form). Manuscript Sketch (Form).

    • Contributor: Loeffler, Charles Martin - Poe, Edgar Allan
    • Date: 1906

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Look down fair moon

    manuscript | Copyright 1970 by Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. Reprinted by permission of Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. (Copyright Notice). Due to copyright restrictions, only excerpts from this item are available. (Standard Restriction). Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Boosey & Hawkes - Rorem, Ned - Whitman, Walt
    • Date: 1970
  • Collection

    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
  • Book


    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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  • Collection

    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
  • Notated Music

    Songs, op. 47 (Sketches) Selections

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([4] p.) | Holograph. (General). For voice and piano. (General). Title supplied by cataloger. (General). Composed by Edward MacDowell. (General). Texts for nos. 2 and 6 by Goethe; tests for nos. 4 and 5 by MacDowell. (General). Contains sketches for Midsummer lullaby (no. 2), In the woods (no. 6), Confidence (no. 4), and The west-wind croons in the ...

    • Contributor: Macdowell, Edward - Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von
    • Date: 1893

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    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 ... 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
    • Date: 1942
  • Collection

    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
  • Collection

    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 ... 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
    • Date: 1956
  • Notated Music

    Preludes, piano. No. 3

    manuscript | [1] p. of music ; 31 cm. | Holograph. For piano. Caption title. Composed by George Gershwin in 1926. Only page 1 digitized. (Contents). Reproduced with permssion of the George Gershwin Family Trust (Copyright Notice). Reproduced with permssion of the George Gershwin Family Trust (Copyright Notice). one page (Extent). excerpt used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Manuscript (Form). Manuscript ...

    • Contributor: Gershwin, George
  • Notated Music

    Sonatas, piano, D major, no. 15, op. 28. Andante

    manuscript sketch | 1 leaf | Holograph manuscript from the Moldenhauer Archives, which contains music from the second movement of the Piano Sonata , op. 28, and which is one of the twenty-two identified extant leaves from the "SAUER" sketchbook. (Content). Manuscript Sketch (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van

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  • Notated Music

    Poems by John Masefield. Old song re-sung (Sketches)

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([4] p.) ; 32 cm. | Holograph, signed. (General). For voice and piano. (General). Caption title. (General). Charles T. Griffes ; poem by John Masefield. (Statement Of Responsibility). Manuscript Score (Form). Manuscript Sketch (Form).

    • Contributor: Griffes, Charles Tomlinson - Masefield, John

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  • Notated Music

    Sextet, violins, violas, violoncellos, no. 1, op. 18, Bb major. Andante; arr. (Sketches)

    manuscript score | [8] p. of music ; 29 x 42 cm. | Holograph, signed. The composer's arrangement of the second movement (Andante) of the Sextet no. 1, opus 18, for piano solo. (General). Caption title. (General). Title on cover: Sextet, opus 18, arrangement of second movement for piano solo. (General). "Von John [sic] Brahms"--Caption. (Statement Of Responsibility). On p. [1]: 13 September 1860. ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes
    • Date: 1860-09-13

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  • Notated Music

    Preludes, piano. No. 3; arr.

    Manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([4] p.) ; 31 cm. | Cover page and page 1 of music digitized. (Contents). Holograph of arrangement by Jascha Heifetz. For violin and piano; originally for piano. Caption title. Title on p. [1]: Prelude for violin and piano. Title on p. [1]: 3 preludes. On p. [4]: "Harbor Island July 8, 1942". On p. [1]: "New World ...

    • Contributor: Gershwin, George - Heifetz, Jascha
    • Date: 1942-07-08

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  • Collection

    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
  • Notated Music

    Songs. Selections

    Manuscript score | 1 score ([8] p.) ; 28 x 33 cm. + 1 booklet ([7] p. ; 30 x 33 cm.) | Johannes Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). For high voice with piano. Title from cover of booklet. Introd. by George S. Bozarth. German words printed also as text with English translation on p. [6-7] of booklet. Includes bibliographical references. Manuscript Score (Form). Manuscript ...

    • Contributor: Da Capo Fund in the Library of Congress - Brahms, Johannes - Schack, Adolf Friedrich Von - Bozarth, George S.
    • Date: 1983

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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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    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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    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
  • Notated Music

    Sonata, oboe, piano

    manuscript | score (39 p.) 31 cm. and parts. (14 p. and 6 p.) 34 cm. | Holograph. Caption title. On p. [1]: "Gift, Mrs. Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, Mar. 16, 1948." Reproduced with permission of Jeffrey H. Coolidge (Copyright Notice). First movement, 15 p., digitized. (Extent). excerpt used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Reproduced with permission of Jeffrey H. Coolidge (Copyright ...

    • Contributor: Coolidge, Elizabeth Sprague - Coolidge (elizabeth Sprague) Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1947

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  • Book

    Sonata for piano opus 52 in E-flat

    manuscript | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph
    • Date: 1794

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  • Notated Music

    Ich liebe dich; arr

    manuscript score | [3] p. of music ; 31 cm. | Franz Liszt. (Statement Of Responsibility). Cover title. A facsimile of the autograph manuscript in the Music Division of the Library of Congress. Superlinear and interlinear German words; text by Friedrich Rückert. Commentary by Alan Walker on p. [3]. "Published by the Edward N. Waters Fund in the Library of Congress." acquire 2 shelf ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Liszt, Franz - Rückert, Friedrich - Walker, Alan - Music Division
    • Date: 1993

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  • Notated Music

    My days have been so wondrous free

    Manuscript | 1 p. of music | Words by Thomas Parnell. Composer's ms. (General). Song for voice and piano. (General). Francis Hopkinson ; poem by Thomas Parnell. (Statement Of Responsibility). Manuscript (Form). Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Hopkinson, Francis - Parnell, Thomas