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Caire. Intérieur de l'Église cophte du Sainte Barbara

[Carved wood wall and doors, possibly an iconostasis, in the Coptic Church of Saint Barbara, Cairo]

Caire. Intérieur de l'église cophte Ste Serge

Le Caire. Intérieur de la cathédrale cophte

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, February 27, [1927]

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, December 27, 1927

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, October 10, 1928

Telegram from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, October 30, 1929

Telegram from Ragheb Moftah to Ernest Newlandsmith, undated, [ca. late October-early November 1929]

[I. Hymn Sung at the Morning Offering of Incense; II. Holy Communion Hymn; III. Response Sung at the Sanctus in the Divine Liturgy], undated, [ca. 1930s]

The Great Abba Antony.., undated, [ca. 1930s]

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, January 4, 1930

[ Draft: Page 94 Begin from "Lord have mercy.."], undated, [ca. 1930s]

Letter [2] from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, April 8, 1931

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, April 30, 1931

Coptic Music

The Ancient Music of the Coptic Church

Friar Ernest Newlandsmith...gave a violin recital-lecture upon 'Coptic Traditional Music'..

Coptic Music

Prof. Newlandsmith's Visit: Summer School in Norfolk

Coptic Church Music

Ragheb Moftah lectures about Coptic music to members of the Arab Music Conference, while Dr. Aziz Atiya to the right takes notes, 1932

Book announcement, A Musician's Pilgrimage: The Story of my Life, Work and Philosophy, by Ernest Newlandsmith

[ Passport photo of Ragheb Moftah at about age 34], ca. 1932

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, Saturday, January 21, 1933

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, May 12, [1933]

Lecture announcement, The Fool Called Man: An Oration with Music, by Ernest Newlandsmith, Town Hall, Bournemouth, November 15, [1933]

Letter from O.H.E. Burmester to Ragheb Moftah, January 1, 1936

Professor Newlandsmith and Maria Romero to Marry

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Mrs. [Farida] Fahmy [Ragheb Moftah's sister], December 2, 1940

[ Passport photo of Ragheb Moftah in his late 60s or early 70s], ca. 1968

Ragheb Moftah celebrating his 90th birthday in his office at the Higher Institute of Coptic Studies, left to right: cantor Sadiq Attallah; attorney Hany Kamel; Ragheb Moftah; and sound engineer, Salib Bastawros, December 21, 1988

[ Dr. George Atiyeh, Laurence Moftah, Ragheb Moftah (seated), Gene Smith, Dr. James Billington, Mrs. Billington, and Father Mettias, at Gene Smith's home], 1995

[ Ragheb Moftah, His Holiness Pope Shenouda III, Laurence Moftah at the Monastery of Anba Bishoy in Wadi al-Natrun], April 29, 1995

[ Meeting the Pope at the Patriarchate: Laila Ghali, Anba Athanasius, Laurence Moftah, His Holiness Pope Shenouda III, Mark Linz, Margit Tóth, Martha Roy], July 23, 1996

Letter from Marian Robertson-Wilson to Jon Newsom, March 15, 1997

Eminent Copts in Egyptian history The power of Coptic music, Ragheb Moftah

[ Ragheb Moftah, His Holiness Pope Shenouda III, a Coptic dignitary, and American University in Cairo President, John Deuel Gerhart, at Ragheb Moftah's 100th birthday celebration], December 21, 1998

Ragheb Moftah's 100th birthday party

[ Ragheb Moftah with Pontiff John Paul II and His Holiness Pope Shenouda III], February 24, 2000

[ His Grace Bishop Youannes reading Gospel and His Holiness Pope Shenouda III listening in background at Ragheb Moftah's funeral], June 18, 2001

[ His Holiness Pope Shenouda III at Ragheb Moftah's funeral], June 18, 2001

[ Cantor Ibrahim Ayad, holding the cymbals, leads Ragheb Moftah's funeral procession into St. Mark's Cathedral of Cairo], June 18, 2001

[ View of the congregation which includes, at the far right, American University in Cairo Provost Tim Sullivan, AUC President Emeritus John Deuel Gerhart, Laurence Moftah, and AUC Press Director Mark Linz at Ragheb Moftah's funeral], June 18, 2001

Laurence Moftah interviews Margit Toth and Martha Roy, March 13, 2002

[ Deacons, dressed in black, carrying the casket and accompanied by Cantor Ibrahim Ayad to Ragheb Moftah's final resting place], April 25, 2002

The Honorable Francis Ricciardone, Ambassador of the United States to the Arab Republic of Egypt, Dr. Fawzi Tadros, representative of the Library of Congress, and His Holiness Pope Shenouda III, 2007

St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, Abbassiyya, Cairo, 2009

St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, Abbassiyya, Cairo, 2009

[ Ragheb Moftah poses next to his close friend, renowned Coptologist Dr. Aziz Atiya, ca. 1980s]

" First the Choir...," notes by Ernest Newlandsmith, undated, [ca. 1930s]

Telegram draft from Ragheb Moftah to Ernest Newlandsmith, ca. January 10-13, 1933

Ragheb Moftah Family Tree

[ Draft outline: 1. Acta Martyrum I..], undated, [ca. 1930s]

[ Dr. Ragheb Moftah and the Higher Institute of Coptic Studies Choir at the temple of Horus in Edfu, Upper Egypt]

Farida Moftah Fahmy, Ragheb Moftah's elder sister, and her husband, Dr. Ibrahim Bey Fahmy

" Notes (for possible improvements)," by Ernest Newlandsmith, undated, [ca. 1930s]

[ Ragheb Moftah with members of the Coptic choir, training to chant Coptic hymns, in Abu-Kir, Alexandria, ca. 1960s?]

[ Ragheb Moftah reviewing the Ernest Newlandsmith notations of Coptic hymns, ca. 1970s]

[ Ragheb Moftah, seated, holding small book, his glasses at the left on a table, ca. 1960?]

Telegram from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, October 10, 1928

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, August 31, 1929

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, November 12, 1929

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, June 14, 1929

The Ancient Music of the Coptic Church A lecture delivered at the University Church, Oxford, on May 21, 1931

Letter from O.H.E. Burmester to Ragheb Moftah, July 8, 1931

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, April 23, 1932

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, March 25, 1933

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, April 21, 1933

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, March 1, 1934

Letter from O.H.E. Burmester to Ragheb Moftah, December 7, 1935

Letter from Alice Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, December 30, 1935

Letter from Ragheb Moftah to Margit Tóth, January 2, 1975

Chapitre V: De la Musique des Qobtes (Chapter V: About the Music of the Copts)

Seven Saturday evening hymns and midnight hymns

Some Advent and Christmas hymns of the Coptic church

Letter from Margit Tóth to Ragheb Moftah, undated, ca. 1970s

The big alleluia A midnight hymn sung in Advent

Some Easter hymns

Three hymns

The hymns of the three children in the fire

Telegram from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, October 10, 1928

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, June 14, 1929

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, November 12, 1929

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, August 31, 1929

The Ancient Music of the Coptic Church A lecture delivered at the University Church, Oxford, on May 21, 1931

Letter from O.H.E. Burmester to Ragheb Moftah, July 8, 1931

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, April 23, 1932

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, March 25, 1933

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, April 21, 1933

Letter from Ernest Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, March 1, 1934

Letter from O.H.E. Burmester to Ragheb Moftah, December 7, 1935

Letter from Alice Newlandsmith to Ragheb Moftah, December 30, 1935

Letter from Ragheb Moftah to Margit Tóth, January 2, 1975

The big alleluia A midnight hymn sung in Advent

Some Advent and Christmas hymns of the Coptic church

Three hymns

Some Easter hymns

Seven Saturday evening hymns and midnight hymns

Chapitre V: De la Musique des Qobtes (Chapter V: About the Music of the Copts)