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[Passage, in Russian, from A Journey from St. Petersburg to Moscow (1790), in which A.N. Radischev cites excerpts from the Pennsylvania Constitution of 1776 which guarantee freedom of the press]

[Passage, in Russian, from A Journey from St. Petersburg to Moscow (17...

Illus. in: A.N. Radischev, A Journey from St. Petersburg to Moscow (1790). Reference copy may be available in SSF - Press 1776. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings... more

La sonnambula. Ah! non credia mirarti

La sonnambula. Ah! non credia mirarti

Coupling date: 5/11/1915. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: soprano solo in Italian, orchestra accompaniment. With (reverse side): Explanatory talk / Harry E. Humphrey.

At the ball that's all

At the ball that's all

Copyright: Remick Music Corp., 1913/Jerry Vogel Music Co., Inc. Coupling date: 6/22/1915. Cutout date: 11/21/1927. Chorus finale from Hill's musical 'My Friend from Kentucky' (1913), interpolated into the autho... more

O patria mia Aïda

O patria mia Aïda

Coupling date: 3/16/1916. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: soprano with orchestra, in Italian. With (reverse side): Explanatory talk / Harry E. Humphrey.

The trumpet shall sound--Messiah

The trumpet shall sound--Messiah

Coupling date: 2/3/1916. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: Recitative and Air, bass solo with trumpet obligato and orchestra. With (reverse side): I know that my redeemer liveth--Messiah / Julia Heinrich.

Vesti la giubba I pagliacci

Vesti la giubba I pagliacci

Coupling date: 3/5/1917. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor with orchestra, in Italian. With (reverse side): Explanatory talk.

A  Pretty Girl is lika a Melody

A Pretty Girl is lika a Melody

Front cover only. (Content)

Quand' ero paggio

Quand' ero paggio

Coupling date: 9/7/1921. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: bass with orchestra, in Italian; titles listed as (a) and (b). With (reverse side): Quartet - Bella figlia dell amore / Odette Le Fontenay, Elizabeth ... more

Fêtes vénitiennes Feste marine

Fêtes vénitiennes Feste marine

From Les festes vénitiennes, ballet by André Campra, with scenario by Antoine Danchet. From Recueil Général des Opéras; printed after the ballet Les festes venitiennes.

Fêtes vénitiennes Bal

Fêtes vénitiennes Bal

"Tome X." From Les festes vénitiennes, ballet by André Campra, with scenario by Antoine Danchet. From Recueil général des opéras; printed after the ballet Les festes venitiennes.

Fêtes vénitiennes Triomphe de la folie

Fêtes vénitiennes Triomphe de la folie

From Les festes vénitiennes, ballet by André Campra, with scenario by Antoine Danchet. From Recueil général des opéras; printed after the ballet Les festes venitiennes.

Fêtes vénitiennes Devins de la place Saint Marc

Fêtes vénitiennes Devins de la place Saint Marc

From Les festes vénitiennes, ballet by André Campra, with scenario by Antoine Danchet. From Recueil général des opéras; printed after the ballet Les festes venitiennes.

Masses, G major H. XXII, 6, G major Dona nobis pacem

Masses, G major H. XXII, 6, G major Dona nobis pacem

Holograph fragment, in ink, of alto voice part. In slipcase with the composer's Qual dubbio, 1764. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection of the Library of Congress.

Symphonies, G major H. I, 94, G major Andante

Symphonies, G major H. I, 94, G major Andante

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... more

Pirates. Vocal score Jealous Don

Pirates. Vocal score Jealous Don

Caption title. For piano, high voice and medium voice. Includes part for guitar.

Haunted tower. Vocal score Whither my love

Haunted tower. Vocal score Whither my love

Caption title. For piano and medium voice.

Pirates. Vocal score Lullaby

Pirates. Vocal score Lullaby

Caption title. For piano and high voice. Includes part for flute.

Cherokee. Vocal score Little bird

Cherokee. Vocal score Little bird

Caption title. For piano and high voice. Includes part for guitar.

Pirates. Vocal score Lullaby

Pirates. Vocal score Lullaby

Caption title. For piano and high voice.

Pirates. Vocal score No more his fears alarming

Pirates. Vocal score No more his fears alarming

Caption title. For piano and medium voice.

Pirates. Vocal scores Lullaby

Pirates. Vocal scores Lullaby

Caption title. For piano and high voice.

My grandmother. Vocal score Are ye fair, as op'ning roses

My grandmother. Vocal score Are ye fair, as op'ning roses

Caption title. For piano and high voice.

Cherokee. Vocal score Fal lal la

Cherokee. Vocal score Fal lal la

Caption title. For piano and high voice.

Siege of Belgrade. Vocal score Tho' you think by this to vex me

Siege of Belgrade. Vocal score Tho' you think by this to vex me

Caption title. For piano, high voice and medium voice.

Jack of Newberry Donna Della; arranged

Jack of Newberry Donna Della; arranged

Caption title. Excerpt from Donna Della.

Artaxerxes Soldier tir'd ; arranged

Artaxerxes Soldier tir'd ; arranged

For voice and continuo. Figured bass not realized. Staff notation. (language)

Family quarrels

Family quarrels

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Thomas Dibdin; cf. Grove music online. Staff notation. (language)

Pirates. Vocal score Lullaby

Pirates. Vocal score Lullaby

Caption title. For piano and high voice.

English fleet in 1342. Vocal score Isabel is young

English fleet in 1342. Vocal score Isabel is young

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Thomas J. Dibdin; cf. Griffel. Staff notation. (language)

Private theatricals Sailor's return

Private theatricals Sailor's return

Includes Come buy my wooden ware.

Artaxerxes Fair Aurora; arranged

Artaxerxes Fair Aurora; arranged

For two voices and piano. Staff notation. (language)

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Death of General Sir Ralph Abercrombie

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Death of General Sir Ralph Abercrombie

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Dibdin; cf. New Grove dictionary of opera. Exchange; J. Francis Driscoll; Oct. 31, 1928. DLC (acquisition)

Cabinet

Cabinet

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. English words; additional verse printed as text. (language) Staff notation. (language)

No song no supper. Vocal score Go George I can't endure you

No song no supper. Vocal score Go George I can't endure you

Caption title. For piano and high voice.

Siege of Belgrade. Vocal score Love and honour

Siege of Belgrade. Vocal score Love and honour

Caption title. For piano and medium voice.

English fleet in 1342. Vocal score Kate's valentine

English fleet in 1342. Vocal score Kate's valentine

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Actually published in Philadelphia. Libretto by Thomas Dibdin; cf. Griffel. Staff notation. (language)

English fleet in 1342. Vocal score All's well

English fleet in 1342. Vocal score All's well

Originally for 2 voices with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Dibdin; cf. Grove music online. Staff notation. (language)

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Freedom on thy fertile plains

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Freedom on thy fertile plains

Originally for two voices with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Staff notation. (language)

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Down by yon bank

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Down by yon bank

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. English words; also printed as text. (language) Staff notation. (language)

Cabinet

Cabinet

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Music by John Braham from the opera, The cabinet; libretto by Thomas Dibdin; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Down by yon bank

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Down by yon bank

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Copy 4 Gift; Lewis J. Davis, 1904. DLC (acquisition) English words; additional verse also printed as text. (language) S... more

Circassian bride. Vocal score Sweet maid

Circassian bride. Vocal score Sweet maid

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Charles Ward; cf. Grove music online. Staff notation. (language)

The mischievous bee sung in the new comedy of time's tell tale with great applause by Mrs Warren

The mischievous bee sung in the new comedy of time's tell tale with gr...

Caption title. For voice and piano; acc. originally for orchestra.

Kais. Vocal score Farewell sweet maid

Kais. Vocal score Farewell sweet maid

Originally for two voices with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Isaac Brandon; cf. Grove music online. Staff notation. (language)

Siege of Belgrade. Vocal score Rose and the lilly

Siege of Belgrade. Vocal score Rose and the lilly

Caption title. For piano and medium voice.

Circassian bride. Vocal score Lovers story

Circassian bride. Vocal score Lovers story

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Charles Ward; cf. Grove music online. Staff notation. (language)

Circassian bride. Vocal score Linnet in the hawthorn bush

Circassian bride. Vocal score Linnet in the hawthorn bush

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Charles Ward; cf. Grove music online. Pages also numbered 84, 85, and 86 by hand in ink. English words; add... more

False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear

False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. From the opera, False alarms; music by John Braham and other composers, libretto by James Kenney; cf. Operas in English.... more

'Tis but fancy's sketch. Vocal score Vocal score

'Tis but fancy's sketch. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Song composed by John Braham for the opera, The devil's bridge; libretto by Samuel J. Arnold; cf. Grove music online. St... more

Cabinet

Cabinet

Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Music by John Braham from the opera, The cabinet; libretto by Thomas Dibdin; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

Kais. Vocal score On this cold flinty rock

Kais. Vocal score On this cold flinty rock

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by Isaac Brandon. Staff notation. (language)

Behold in his soft expressive face. Vocal score Vocal score

Behold in his soft expressive face. Vocal score Vocal score

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by S.J. Arnold; cf. Wolfe. Pages numbered 129, 130, 131, 132 by hand in ink. English words; also printed as te... more

False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear

False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. From the opera, False alarms; music by John Braham and other composers, libretto by James Kenney; cf. Operas in English.... more

Kais. Vocal score On this cold flinty rock

Kais. Vocal score On this cold flinty rock

Caption title. Originally for xx voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Staff notation. (language)

Quintet, clarinet, violins, viola, violoncello op. 34, B♭ major. Selections

Quintet, clarinet, violins, viola, violoncello op. 34, B♭ major. Selec...

Copyist's ms. of the first 3 movements, in ink, with t.p. and additions and corrections in the composer's hand. Published: Berlin : A.M. Schlesinger, ca. 1820. In slipcase with the holograph of the arrangement ... more

Tekeli Garland of love; arranged

Tekeli Garland of love; arranged

Caption title. Excerpt from drama, Tekeli.

Willow. Vocal score Vocal score

Willow. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Includes part for flageolet or flute on page 2 of score. Staff notation. (language)

Castle of Andelusia

Castle of Andelusia

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Staff notation. (language)

When thy bosom heaves the sigh. Vocal score Vocal score

When thy bosom heaves the sigh. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for two high voices and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by Charles Armitage Brown; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

When thy bosom heaves the sigh. Vocal score Vocal score

When thy bosom heaves the sigh. Vocal score Vocal score

Originally for two high voices and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by Charles Armitage Brown; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

William Tell. Vocal score Vocal score

William Tell. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. From the opera, Out of place, by William Reeve and John Braham; libretto by G.N. Reynolds; cf. Operas in English. Staff ... more

When thy bosom heaves the sigh. Vocal score Vocal score

When thy bosom heaves the sigh. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for two high voices and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by Charles Armitage Brown; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

William Tell. Vocal score Vocal score

William Tell. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. From the opera, Out of place, by William Reeve and John Braham; libretto by G.N. Reynolds; cf. Operas in English. Staff ... more

Anchor's weigh'd. Vocal score Vocal score

Anchor's weigh'd. Vocal score Vocal score

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Actually published and sold in Boston at No. 6 Franklin Street. Libretto by S.J. Arnold; cf. Grove music online. Number... more

'Tis but fancy's sketch. Vocal score Vocal score

'Tis but fancy's sketch. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by Samuel J. Arnold; cf. Grove music online. Staff notation. (language)

Vocal music. Selections. Vocal score Vocal score

Vocal music. Selections. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for two high voices (1st work) and high voice (2nd work) with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by Charles Armitage Brown; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

Cabinet

Cabinet

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Music by John Braham from the opera, The cabinet; libretto by Thomas Dibdin; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

English fleet in 1342. Vocal score Young Henry
False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear

False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. From the opera, False alarms; music by John Braham and other composers, libretto by James Kenney; cf. Operas in English.... more

Behold in his soft expressive face. Vocal score Vocal score

Behold in his soft expressive face. Vocal score Vocal score

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by S.J. Arnold; cf. Wolfe. Copy 1 pages are numbered 163, 164, 165, and 166 by hand in ink. English words; als... more

Willow. Vocal score Vocal score

Willow. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Includes part for flute on page 2 of score. Staff notation. (language)

Sleeping beauty. Vocal score Sweet woodland maid

Sleeping beauty. Vocal score Sweet woodland maid

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Staff notation. (language)

Cabinet

Cabinet

Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Caption title. Music by John Braham from the opera, The cabinet; libretto by Thomas Dibdin; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear

False alarms. Vocal score Said a smile to a tear

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by James Kenney; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

Cabinet

Cabinet

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Music by John Braham from the opera, The cabinet; libretto by Thomas Dibdin. Staff notation. (language)

'Tis but fancy's sketch. Vocal score Vocal score

'Tis but fancy's sketch. Vocal score Vocal score

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Libretto by Samuel J. Arnold; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation. (language)

Kais. Vocal score Snowy rose go deck my fair

Kais. Vocal score Snowy rose go deck my fair

Caption title. Originally for high voice and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. From the opera Kais, by William Reeve and John Braham; libretto by Isaac Brandon; cf. Operas in English. Staff notation.... more

Anchor's weigh'd. Vocal score Vocal score

Anchor's weigh'd. Vocal score Vocal score

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by S.J. Arnold; cf. Grove music online. Staff notation. (language)