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The Duke of Yorks march

The Duke of Yorks march

For piano. Staff notation. (language)

Corections [sic] de la Sonate pour piano 109, [i.e. 111]

Corections [sic] de la Sonate pour piano 109, [i.e. 111]

par Beethoven. (statement of responsibility) Holograph. Caption title ("109" crossed out, "111" added later). Previously owned by H.W. Ernst. Cf. The Library of Congress quarterly journal of current acquisition... more

[Letter, undated to Levi ]

[Letter, undated to Levi ]

J.B. [Johannes Brahms]. (statement of responsibility) Holograph, signed. An autograph letter of Johannes Brahms, written to Hermann Levi, conductor. Published in: Johannes Brahms in Briefwechsel mit Hermann Lev... more

[Telegram, 1871, unknown month 6, Baden to] Levy

[Telegram, 1871, unknown month 6, Baden to] Levy

Brahms. (statement of responsibility) A telegram of Johannes Brahms, written to Hermann Levi. Published in: Johannes Brahms in Briefwechsel mit Hermann Levi, Friedrich Gernsheim, sowie den Familien Hecht und Fe... more

[ Letter from Oliver Strunk to Samuel Barber, April 12, 1937]

[ Letter from Oliver Strunk to Samuel Barber, April 12, 1937]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Oliver Strunk to Samuel Barber, March 19, 1937]

[ Letter from Oliver Strunk to Samuel Barber, March 19, 1937]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Samuel Barber's secretary to Oliver Strunk, March 2, 1937]

[ Letter from Samuel Barber's secretary to Oliver Strunk, March 2, 193...

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice)

[ Letter from Harold Spivacke to Samuel Barber, July 27, 1943]

[ Letter from Harold Spivacke to Samuel Barber, July 27, 1943]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Harold Spivacke to Samuel Barber, June 23, 1943]

[ Letter from Harold Spivacke to Samuel Barber, June 23, 1943]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, November 5, 1943]

[ Letter from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, November 5, 1943]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Mary Jean Kempner to Harold Spivacke, July 23, 1943]

[ Letter from Mary Jean Kempner to Harold Spivacke, July 23, 1943]

Typewritten on letterhead for Vogue Magazine. (General) Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Harold Spivacke to Samuel Barber, July 6, 1954]

[ Letter from Harold Spivacke to Samuel Barber, July 6, 1954]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Mrs. William Willeke to Harold Spivacke, June 14, 1954]

[ Letter from Mrs. William Willeke to Harold Spivacke, June 14, 1954]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, November 21, 1960]

[ Letter from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, November 21, 1960]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, April 3, 1961]

[ Letter from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, April 3, 1961]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, March 20, 1961]

[ Letter from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, March 20, 1961]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Telegram from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, November 21, 1951]

[ Telegram from Samuel Barber to Harold Spivacke, November 21, 1951]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Mrs. William Willeke to Samuel Barber, June 14, 1954]

[ Letter from Mrs. William Willeke to Samuel Barber, June 14, 1954]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

[ Letter from Harold Spivacke to Samuel Barber, November 21, 1951]

[ Letter from Harold Spivacke to Samuel Barber, November 21, 1951]

Courtesy of the Samuel Barber Estate. (Copyright Notice) Due to copyright restrictions, original master files are not available. (Standard Restriction)

Harmonice musices odhecaton A

Harmonice musices odhecaton A

Contains 96 three- and four part compositions with the incipits of song text, mostly secular, underneath the parts. Parts on confronting pages. Colophon: Imp[re]ssum Venetijs per Octauianu[m] Petrutiu[m] Forose... more

Mottetti del frvtto primvs liber cvm qivnqve vocibvs

Mottetti del frvtto primvs liber cvm qivnqve vocibvs

Seventeen motets for 4-5 voices. Parts for cantus, altus, tenor, bassus, and quinta. White mensural notation. Composers named are Lupi, A. Gardane, D. Finot, N. Gombert, and Iachet.

Motets, voices (5) book 1

Motets, voices (5) book 1

Title from cantvs part; other parts have t.p. in Italian. Parts for cantus, altus, tenor, bassus, and quintus. From the library of Dr. Werner Wolffheim.

Le dotte, et eccellente compositioni de i madrigali di Verdelot a cinque voci, & da diuersi perfettissimi musici fatte

Le dotte, et eccellente compositioni de i madrigali di Verdelot a cinq...

Parts for cantus, tenor, altus, bassus and quintus. Each part 47, [1] p.; errors in paging of cantus and bassus. On publication: "M. D. XXXXI." Composers included are Arcadelt (7), Bladasar d'Imola, Leonard Bar... more

Mvtetarvm divinitatis liber primvs qvæ qvinqvæ absolvtæ vocibvs ex mvltis præstantissimorvm mvsicorvm academiis collectaæ svnt

Mvtetarvm divinitatis liber primvs qvæ qvinqvæ absolvtæ vocibvs ex mvl...

Twenty-three motets for cantus, altus, quintus, tenor, and bassus. White mensural notation. The composers named are: Her. Math. Vuer, Courtois, Tugdual, Io. Richafort, Phinot, Io. Lupi, Adrien Viullaert, Maistr... more

Cipriani mvsici eccelentissimi cvm qvibvsdam aliis doctis avthoribvs motectorvm nvnc primvm maxima diligentia in lvcem exevntivm : liber primvs qvinqve vocvm

Cipriani mvsici eccelentissimi cvm qvibvsdam aliis doctis avthoribvs m...

Title from cantvs part. Separate parts for cantus, altus, tenor, bassus and quintus.

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in ...

Principally motets. Title from supplied t.p. of tenor part. Parts for discantus, altus, tenor, bassus, vagans, and sexta vox. Each part contains an index of first lines. In the LC tenor part the title, the dedi... more

Motets, voices (4) book 1

Motets, voices (4) book 1

Title from tenor part. Printer's mark on t.p., and (in different form) last page of bassvs part. Parts for cantvs, altvs, tenor, and bassvs (each [1] , 29, [1] p.).

Madrigals. Selections

Madrigals. Selections

For cantus, altus, tenor and bassus. Includes madrigals by F. Rosselli and G.D. da Nola.

Madrigals, voices (6) book 1

Madrigals, voices (6) book 1

First published in 1560. Collation of canto, tenore, alto, basso, quinto and sesto is the same: T-p. 30 p. and i unnumbered p of index. The signatures run from A to AA in fours. The madrigal "Alma mia fiama" be... more

Madrigals, voices (6) book 1

Madrigals, voices (6) book 1

Title from canto part. The parts for canto, tenore, alto, basso, quinto and sesto in one volume.

Opus sacrarum cantionum

Opus sacrarum cantionum

Title from discantvs part. Parts for discantvs, altvs, tenor, bassvs, and vagans. First published in 1570.

Christliche Verss vnd Gesenge lateinisch vnd deudsch, von dem groswichtigem hochnötigem Werck der auffgerichten Concordien, in diezer Lands Kirchen vnd Schulen

Christliche Verss vnd Gesenge lateinisch vnd deudsch, von dem groswich...

Auff fünff Stimmen componirt, vnd in Druck verfertigt durch Caspar Fügern. (statement of responsibility) Parts for "I. Tenor", "II. Tenor", "Discantus", "Altvs", and "Bassvs" bound together in one volume.

Missarum VII. & VIII. vocum, liber I. Selectiores qvædam missæ, pro ecclesia Dei non invtiles, nunc primùm in lucem datæ ac correctæ

Missarum VII. & VIII. vocum, liber I. Selectiores qvædam missæ, pro ec...

ab authore Jacobo Hàndl. (statement of responsibility) Four books of masses of from four to eight voices. These for eight and seven voices in first book of the collection; those for six in the second; those fo... more

Madrigals, voices (5) book 2

Madrigals, voices (5) book 2

di Gio. Pietro Cottone, mvsico del serenissimo dvca di Savoia. (statement of responsibility) Parts: canto alto, tenore, basso and quinto; each with special t.p. Title from canto part. LC copy imperfect: t.p. of... more

Dolci affetti madrigali a cinqve voci de diversi eccellenti musici di Roma

Dolci affetti madrigali a cinqve voci de diversi eccellenti musici di ...

Dedicatory preface inscribed: "All' illustre et reverand mo Sig. Monsignor Ottavio Bandini referendario apostolico" and signed by "l' Accademico Anomato." The collection contains 22 madrigals by the following c... more

Madrigals, voices (4) book 1

Madrigals, voices (4) book 1

This is the second edition; first appeard in 1571. Contains 25 madrigals. "Tavola delli madrigali" at end of each. Library has complete set of 4 parts.

Madrigals, voices (5) book 1

Madrigals, voices (5) book 1

Title from canto part. The canto, tenore, alto, basso and quinto parts bound in one volume.

Madrigals, voices (5) book 1

Madrigals, voices (5) book 1

Title from canto part. Parts for "canto", "tenore", "alto", "basso, and "quinto" in one volume.

I fvrti amorosi : a sei voci

I fvrti amorosi : a sei voci

For canto, tenore, alto, quinto, and basso. Title from canto part. LC copy incomplete: basso part wanting.

Madrigals, voices (5) book 5

Madrigals, voices (5) book 5

Title from canto part. The names of the parts and that of the composer, at head of title. The five parts are: canto, alto, tenore, basso, and quinto. First published in 1585.

Madrigals, voices (6) book 3

Madrigals, voices (6) book 3

Title form canto part. Parts for canto, alto, tenore, basso, quinto, and sesto. First published in 1585.

Canzonettas book 4

Canzonettas book 4

Parts for canto, alto, tenore, and basso. Title from canto part. Latin words. (language)

Madrigals, voices (5) book 1

Madrigals, voices (5) book 1

Title from canto part. Contains the parts for canto, tenore, alto, basso and quinto. Bound in one volume.

Missarvm quatvor vocibvs, liber primvs

Missarvm quatvor vocibvs, liber primvs

Parts for "cantvs", "altvs", "tenor", and "bassvs." Title from cantvs part. Latin text. (language)

English madrigals

English madrigals

newly composed by Iohn Farmer, practiotioner in the art of musicque. (statement of responsibility) Title from Bassvs part. At heaf of title: Bassvs (respectively Cantvs, Altvs Tenor). Contain 17 madrigals, sixt... more

Il primo libro de madrigali a qvattro voci

Il primo libro de madrigali a qvattro voci

For canto, alto, tenore, and basso. White mensural notation. Includes 3 madrigals by J. Berchem and 4 by F. Corteccia.

Madrigali di Luzzasco Luzzaschi per cantare, et sonare a vno, e doi, e tre soprani

Madrigali di Luzzasco Luzzaschi per cantare, et sonare a vno, e doi, e...

Music is in score with instrumental accompaniment. This copy evidently was at one time in the Wagener collection at Marburg. Preface to Cardinal Poietro Aldobrandino, dated Ferrara, October 1601, signed by Luzzasche.

Gantz neue lustige Täntz vnd Liedlein deren Text mehrer theils auff Namen gerichtet, mit vier Stimmen nicht allein zu singen sondern auch auff allerhand Instrumenten zu gebrauchen : zuvor nie in Truck aussgangen

Gantz neue lustige Täntz vnd Liedlein deren Text mehrer theils auff Na...

sondern von neuen componiert durch Hanns Christoph Haiden zu Nürmberg. (statement of responsibility) For cantus, altus, tenor, and bassus. Title from altvs part. Words printed as text. German words. (language)

Contrapuncti compositi deutscher Psalmen vnd anderer geistlichen Kirchengesäng, welche nicht allein viva voce, sondern auch auff aller hand Instrumenten füglich zu gebrauchen und dergleichen zuvor niemale in druck aussgangen

Contrapuncti compositi deutscher Psalmen vnd anderer geistlichen Kirch...

durch Melchoirem Francum Silesium zittanum. (statement of responsibility) Parts for "Catus", "Altus", "Tenor", "Bassus." Title from bassus.

Neue fröliche und liebliche Täntz mit schönen postischen und andern Texten welche denn mehrer theils auff sonderbare namen gerichtet nicht allein zu singen sondern auch auf allerhand Instrumenten zugebrauchen, mit vier Stimmen

Neue fröliche und liebliche Täntz mit schönen postischen und andern Te...

componiert durch Georg Hasen zu Nürmberg. (statement of responsibility) Parts for "Cantvs", Altvs", "Tenor", and "Basis." Title from Altvs part. Staff notation. (language)

Madrigals, voices (5) book 1

Madrigals, voices (5) book 1

By Alfonso Fontanelli; attribution from RISM. "Tenore" part only ; Name of part at head of title.

Madrigals 1st set

Madrigals 1st set

newly composed by Michaell Este. (statement of responsibility) For cantus, altus, tenor, bassus, and quintus. Title from cantvs part.

L' ottavo libro de madrigali a cinque voci

L' ottavo libro de madrigali a cinque voci

di Lvca Marenzio. (statement of responsibility) Title from canto part. The parts for "canto", "tenor", "alto", "basso", and quinto," in one volume.

Psalmen und christliche Gesäng mit vier Stimmen

Psalmen und christliche Gesäng mit vier Stimmen

Title from cantus part. Parts for "cantus", "altus", "tenor", and "bassus." 52 psalms are numbered.

Airs de differents avthevrs, mis en tablatvre de lvth

Airs de differents avthevrs, mis en tablatvre de lvth

Songs with lute and pieces for solo lute. Songs with French words. Lute part in tablature notation. RISM (Répertoire international des sources musicales), B/I, 1608/10 RISM (Répertoire international des sourc... more

Sonetti penitentiali

Sonetti penitentiali

composed in the Italian tongue by Giovanni Croce. (statement of responsibility) Parts for cantus, altus, tenor, bassus, quintus, sextus. Words translated by R.H. from the Italian of Francesco Bembo--Preface.

Scherzi musicali (1607)

Scherzi musicali (1607)

di Clavdio Monteverde, raccolti da Givlio Cesare Monteuerde suo fratello, & nouamente ristampati. (statement of responsibility) First published in 1607. "Dedicati al serenissimo S. Don Francesco Gonzaga, Prenci... more

A mvsicall banqvet furnished with varietie of delicious ayres, collected out of the best authors in English, French, Spanish and Italian

A mvsicall banqvet furnished with varietie of delicious ayres, collect...

by Robert Douland. (statement of responsibility) Title within ornamental border ; head-pieces. Cantus and lute (in tablature) and part for bassus (printed parallel with the spine). The collection is preceded by... more

Missæ octo vocvm, cvm dvplici basso ad organum accomodato

Missæ octo vocvm, cvm dvplici basso ad organum accomodato

For cantus primi chori, altus primi chori, tenor primi chori, bassvs primi chori, cantus secunda, altus secunda, tenor secunda, basses secunda, and organ. Title from cantvs primi chori. Title within ornamental ... more

Madrigals and mottets

Madrigals and mottets

newly composed by Orlando Gibbons, batchelor of musicke and organist of his maiesties honourable chappel in ordinarie. (statement of responsibility) Each of the 5 parts contains 12 unnumbered 1. with twenty son... more

Threnodiarvm Sanctae Crvcis in salutiseram Passionis D.N.I.C. recordationem, continvatio historica : das heilige Leyden vnd tewre Blutvergissen Jesu Christi für vnser vnd der Gantzen Welt Sünde, wie es die Heiligen vier Evangelisten Mattheus, Marcus, Lucas vnnd Johannes beschreiben

Threnodiarvm Sanctae Crvcis in salutiseram Passionis D.N.I.C. recordat...

RISM (Répertoire international des sources musicales), A/I, B 2428 RISM (Répertoire international des sources musicales, 990005209

Musiche a una, doi et tre voci

Musiche a una, doi et tre voci

For 1-3 solo voices and continuo. Includes: Non è, non è / Francesco Degl'Atti.

Postiglion der Lieb Darinnen gantz neue lustige Täntz dern text mehrtheils auff namen gerichtet: neben ettlichen Intraden, vnd andern frölichen Schlafftruncksliedlein: nicht allein zu singen, sondern auch auff allerhand Instrumenten zugebrauchen, mit vier Stimmen componirt

Postiglion der Lieb Darinnen gantz neue lustige Täntz dern text mehrth...

durch J.C.H. von Nürmberg. (statement of responsibility) Parts for "Cantus", "Altus", "Tenor", and "Bassus." Title from altvs part. Words printed as text. German words. (language)

Motets book 4

Motets book 4

di Alessandro Grandi vice maestro di capella della serenissima Signoria di Venetia in San Marco. (statement of responsibility) Parts for canto, alto, tenore, and basso. Title vignette; ornamental borders; initi... more

Varie musiche libro 6o

Varie musiche libro 6o

For 1-2 voices with figured bass for keyboard instrument.

Odarum sacrarum M. Ludovoci Helmboldi mulhusini theologie et poetæ Cl. p.m. &C pars prima : complectens : I. Odas sacras, XLI. II. Hebdomada; Od. LVI. III Odas catecheticas, XL. IV. Od. sacr. De quibuad. creatoris operibus XX. V. Dreyssig geistliche Festlieder. VI. Crepundia sacra. Suavibus harmoniis, ad imitationen italicarum villanescarum, exornata studio partim

Odarum sacrarum M. Ludovoci Helmboldi mulhusini theologie et poetæ Cl....

Joachimi â Burck Mölhus. eiv. & senat. p.m. ; Johan: Eccardi Mülh. illustriss: Princ. ac domini, Jussu et sumptu amplissimi Senatus. (statement of responsibility)

Amsterdamsche Pegasvs : waer in (uyt lust) by een vergadert zijn, veel minnelijcke liedekens (noyt voor desen gedruckt) gestelt op verscheyden nieuwe stemmen

Amsterdamsche Pegasvs : waer in (uyt lust) by een vergadert zijn, veel...

"Gedruckt by Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn"--Colophon. Title from printed t.p. supplied in photocopy. Unacc. melodies; for most of the songs the tunes are indicated by title only. Includes indexes. Veld-deuntjes ... more

Canzoni 1o libro

Canzoni 1o libro

di Girolamo Frescobaldi oraanista in S. Pietro di Roma. (statement of responsibility) For 1-4 unspecified instruments and unfigured bass. Partbooks: Canto primo, Canto secondo, Basso, Basso primo, and Basso gen... more

Madrigali spirituali, voices (5) libro 1

Madrigali spirituali, voices (5) libro 1

del P. Scipione Dentice ... (statement of responsibility) Contains 20 madrigals for 5 voices and one for 4 voices. LC copy has parts for canto, alto, tenore, and basso bound in 1 vol.; quinto part wanting.

Airs avec la tablature de luth 3. livre

Airs avec la tablature de luth 3. livre

Leaf [41] numbered 37 incorrectly; final leaf blank. French, Italian, and Spanish songs with lute or guitar acc. in tablature. (language)

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Added t.p. illustrated, dated 1629. Printer's mark of John Haviland. Cf. McKerrow, no. 392. STC (2nd ed.) 1170 Gibson, R. Bacon, 172 ESTC S106925 With: Bacon, Francis. New Atlantis. [London, 1629]. Issued toge... more

Responsoria maioris hebdomadae quatuor paribus vocibus decantanda

Responsoria maioris hebdomadae quatuor paribus vocibus decantanda

Title from altvs part. Parts for altvs, tenor 1, tenor 2, and bassvs. From the library of Dr. Werner Wolffheim.

Geistlicher Lieder

Geistlicher Lieder

Includes 102 part songs, unacc; 57 by Eccard, 45 by Stobaeus. The first 52 composition by Eccard were originally published in 1597 by Osterberger Körnigsberg. Title from discantvs part. Parts: Discantvs, [238]... more

Musicalischer Andacht erster Theil, das ist: Geistliche concerten, mit I. II. III. vnd IV. Stimmen sampt den gerenal bass

Musicalischer Andacht erster Theil, das ist: Geistliche concerten, mit...

gesetzt von Andreas Hammerschmied. (statement of responsibility) Title from tenor part. Bound with: Musicalischer Andachten Ander Theil, das ist: Geistliche madrigalien mit 4. 5. vnd 6. Stimmen sampt einem gene... more

Octonaires de la vanité et inconstance dv monde mìs en musique à 3. & à 4 parties

Octonaires de la vanité et inconstance dv monde mìs en musique à 3. & ...

Title from dessus part. The parts for dessus, taille, haute-contre, and basse-contre bound in one volume.

Dialogi, oder Gespräche zwischen Gott und einer gläubigen seelen auss dem Biblischen texten zusammen gezogen und componirt in 2. 3. und 4. Stimmen, nebenst dem Basso continuo

Dialogi, oder Gespräche zwischen Gott und einer gläubigen seelen auss ...

von Andrea Hammerschmiden, Organisten in Zittaw. (statement of responsibility) Title from cantus part.

Villanelle, voices (2), continuo libro 1

Villanelle, voices (2), continuo libro 1

For 2 treble voices and figured bass for guitar.

Motets of the 17th century in score

Motets of the 17th century in score

Ms., 18th cent., said to be in the hand-writing of Thomas Pinto (1714-1783), whose autograph appears on p. 3, and containing 56, 2 to 4 part motets, etc., with and without continuo, by 24 composers. Twenti-five... more

Florida verba

Florida verba

Compiled by Florido de Silvestri. An incomplete transcipt in score, said to be in the hand-writing of Thomas Pinto (1714-1783), whose autograph appears on the title-page, and containing motets by Durante, Ceche... more

Responsoria Hebdomadæ Sanctæ qvatvor vocibvs concinenda vna cum organo si placet

Responsoria Hebdomadæ Sanctæ qvatvor vocibvs concinenda vna cum organo...

Bonifiacii Gratiani in ecclesia Domus Professæ, e in Seminario Romano musices praefecti. (statement of responsibility) Title vignette; ornamental borders; intials. Title from cantvs. Parts for cantus, altus, te... more

Libro de cifra de vihuela manuscrito espanol de principio del siglo XVIII

Libro de cifra de vihuela manuscrito espanol de principio del siglo XV...

Manuscript (late 17 th century). Title from verso of last leaf. A collection of compositions for vihuela, consisting chiefly of dances, and marches of Spanish and French origin, but including also a number of r... more

Madrigali e conerti a tre voci diferenti

Madrigali e conerti a tre voci diferenti

Title from canto primo part. "Dedicati all' illustrissima, & eccellentissima Sig. Madama Maria Mancini Colonna Duchessa di Tagliacozzo, & c. e Gran Contestabilessa del Regno di Napoli." The parts for "canto pri... more

Duets, voices op. 1

Duets, voices op. 1

For 2-4 voices, unacc. "Dedicati all'illvstriss. et eccellentiss. Signore D. Ferrante Caracciolo Duca d'Airola, Conte di Biccari, Signore d'Arpaia della Baronia Valmaggiore, e del Rotello."

Cantus, songs and fancies, to severall musicall parts : both apt for voices and viols : with a brief introduction to musick, as is taught into the Musick-school of Aberdeen : together also, with severall of the choisest Italian-songs, and new English-ayres, all in three parts, (viz.) two treebles and a bass ..

Cantus, songs and fancies, to severall musicall parts : both apt for v...

Signatures: 2 leaves unsigned, A-O⁴. Added t.p. (with woodcut illustrations): Cantus, songs and fancies, to three, four or five parts, both apt for voices and viols. With a brief introduction to musick. As is t... more

A second musical entertainment perform'd on St. Cecilia's day : November XXII. 1684 : the words by the late ingenious Mr. John Oldham, author of The satyres against the Jesuits, & c. set to music in two, three, four, and five parts

A second musical entertainment perform'd on St. Cecilia's day : Novemb...

by Dr. John Blow master of the children, and organist of His Majesty's Chappel-Royal. (statement of responsibility) For solo voices (SATB), chorus (SATB), strings and continuo.

Scherzi Da Violino Solo Con il Basso Continuo per l'Organo ò Cimbalo

Scherzi Da Violino Solo Con il Basso Continuo per l'Organo ò Cimbalo

Title within ornamental border. Dedication. Leaves engraved on one side only. First published in 1676. Contains 12 compositions (sonatas, variations, etc.). "X. imitations del Cuccu"--Leaves 35-39. From the Cum... more

Synopsis musicae, or, The musical Inventory being a collection of the choicest and newest ayres, jiggs, borees, alemands, gavots, entries, round O's, horn pipes, rumpet-tunes and Scotch tunes, for the recorder or flute to which are added several new songs and catches compos'd by the most able masters

Synopsis musicae, or, The musical Inventory being a collection of the ...

The only composer mentioned by name is James Hart, 1647-1718. Not in British Museum nor mentioned by Christopher Welch in his Six lectures on the recorder.

Airs sérieux et à boire 17. livre

Airs sérieux et à boire 17. livre

par Monsieur de Bousset. (statement of responsibility) Duets for soprano and bass and songs for soprano and continuo. Includes index. With: Airs sérieux et à boire, 16. livre / par Monsieur de Bousset. A Pari... more

Piéces choisies a deux, et à trois, tant de Mr. de Lully, que de Mr de la Lande, et des plus celebres musiciens de France

Piéces choisies a deux, et à trois, tant de Mr. de Lully, que de Mr de...

pour les concerts particuliers de violon, flûtes, haut-bois, et basson. (statement of responsibility)

Recueil d'airs sérieux et a boire : pour le mois de juin

Recueil d'airs sérieux et a boire : pour le mois de juin

Caption title. Head and tail pieces; initials. For 1 to 3 voices, with and without accompanyment for figured bass. LC's copy imperfect: title page wanting. Staff notation. (language)

Three elegies upon the much lamented loss of our late most gracious Queen Mary : the words of the two first by Mr. Herbert : the latter out of the Oxford verse

Three elegies upon the much lamented loss of our late most gracious Qu...

and sett to musick by Dr. Blow and Mr. Henry Purcell. (statement of responsibility) The first two for voice and continuo; the 3rd for 2 sopranos and continuo. English or Latin words. (language) The Queen's epic... more

Nouveau recueil d'airs sérieux et à boire : pour le quartier d'avril may et juin 1695

Nouveau recueil d'airs sérieux et à boire : pour le quartier d'avril m...

par Mr de Bovsset. (statement of responsibility) Caption title. Title within ornamental borders; head and tail pieces; initials. For 1 and 2 voices, with and without accompanyment for figured bass. LC's copy im... more

Airs sérieux et à boire 10. livre

Airs sérieux et à boire 10. livre

par Monsieur de Bousset. (statement of responsibility) Duets for soprano and bass and songs for soprano and continuo. With: Recueil d'airs sérieux et à boire de différents autheurs pour le mois de septembre ... more

Salmi concertati à tré voci con violini à beneplacito opera seconda

Salmi concertati à tré voci con violini à beneplacito opera seconda

Parts for canto (2 prelim. leaves, 61 [i.e. 63], [1] p.), alto (2 prelim. leaves, 55 [i.e. 59], [1] p.) and basso (2 prelim. leaves, 55, [1] p.); violino primo (2 prelim. leaves, 47, [1] p.) and secondo (2 prel... more