Von Neukomm, Sigismund Ritter, 1778-1858, composer

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creatorOf ANTHEMS AND FLUTE MELODIES; 1818. Bound with Wragg’s Improved Flute Preceptor, op. 6 (12th ed., Printed for and sold by the author, [1814], with title page and address signed by J. Wragg). Inscribed ‘S. Dawes’ Book, 1818’ (f. 1) and ‘1819 S. Dawes’ (..., 1818 British Library
creatorOf Letter book; 1831-44. All in the hand of William Watts.ff. 197. Largest size 230 x 185mm.includes:ff. 1, 64 William Watts, Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Pierre François Laporte, actor and impresario: Letters to Pierre François Laporte from Willi..., 1831-1844 British Library
referencedIn "MISSA solemnis. Sigismundo Neukomm, fratrum Michaelis et Josephi Haydn discipulo," in score; dated 1 Jan. 1810. Paper; ff. 90. Small Folio. British Library
creatorOf ROYAL MUSIC COLLECTION. Neukomm (Sigismund von). Der deutsche Rhein, ‘von Bekker … in Musik gesetzt’; 19th century. Song for solo voice and military band.Paper. ff. 6.Sigismund von Neukomm, composer: 'Der deutsche Rhein', song: 19th cent: Germ: Copy., 19th century British Library
creatorOf Te Deum in A, for three voices and organ; [1842]. Autograph. ff. 12 300 x 248mm.Sigismund von Neukomm, composer: Te Deum in A, for three voices and organ by Sigismund von Neukomm: [1842]: Lat: Autogr., 1842 British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. CVII. Vocal and instrumental music; 1772-1843, n.d. Full, vocal, chorus or instrumental scores. Mostly autograph. ff. iii+106. 305 x 245mm. Vincent Novello's binding of 1847, numbered 1[5]0. 1. ff. 2-10. Samuel Wesley: 'Ode f..., 1772-1847 British Library
creatorOf ‘Original letters’: Moul – Novello (ff. 259); 1828-1913, 1921, n.d.includes:ff. 1, 3 Charles Louis Ambroise Thomas, composer: Alfred Moul, agent, Société des Auteurs, Compositeurs, et Editeurs de Musique: Francesco Berger, pianist and composer; Sec..., 1828-1921 British Library
creatorOf Air [cantata] ‘David’s Lament’ (words, Barry Cornwall), for voice and strings. Copy; n.d.ff. 6 235 x 300mm.Sigismund von Neukomm, composer: Bryan Waller Procter, alias 'Barry Cornwall'; poet: 'David's lament', cantata for voice and strings by Sigismu... British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL, LETTERS Of musicians, arranged as in the preceding volume ; 16th-19th centt. The names of writers are given in the Index. Among them are:-Dr. Thomas Augustus Arne. Sir Henry Rowley Bishop. Dr. William Boyce. Orlando Gibbons. Henry Lawes. Ma..., 16th century-19th century British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. XCVIII. Sacred choral music collected by Vincent Novello; n.d. ff. i+58. Largest size 300 x 235mm. Vincent Novello's binding of 1832. 1. ff. 1-8v. Sigismund von Neukomm: 'Sanctus' and 'Pleni sunt Coeli', from the 'Grand Te De... British Library
referencedIn ‘Original letters’: Smart – Stanislaus (ff. 278); 1820-1913, n.d.includes:ff. 1-2 William Watts, Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Charles Frederick Smart, double bass player, brother of George: Letters to [W. Watts] from Charles Frederick Smart: 18..., 1820-1913 British Library
referencedIn " THE POET'S Song to his Wife, by Barry Cornwall, Esq.: [Bryan Waller Procter] the music composed and dedicated to Mrs. Procter by the Chev. Sigismond Neukomm "; London, 20 July, 1831. Paper; ff. 4. Octavo. British Library
referencedIn Vol. III. F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, ff. 1-17b; S. Mercadante, ff. 18-29; S. von Neukomm, ff. 30-43; G. Rossini, ff. 44-57.includes:ff. 1-17b Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, composer: Scena, 'On Lena's gloomy heath': 1846.ff. 18-29 Saver... British Library
referencedIn NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. LI. Sigismund von Neukomm: extracts made by Vincent Novello from Neukomm's own thematic catalogue of his works; 1848. ff. ii+37. 145 x 235mm. Binding numbered 33.Sigismund von Neukomm, composer: Extracts by V. Novello from S...., 1848 British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. XCIII. Jommelli -Rossini; after 1802 (watermark)-1845, n.d. ff. 90. Overall size 260 x 330mm. 1. ff. 1-4v. Nicolò Jommelli: 'At Whitsontide', setting of 'Veni Sancte Spiritus' for SATB and orchestra; n.d. Full score. Copy in..., 1802-1845 British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. CXIV. 'Studies in Vocal Counterpoint'; 1845-1849. Some numbers are present in more than one setting. ff. iii+46. Overall size 310 x 244mm. Vincent Novello's binding of 1849, numbered 127b. 1. f. 1. Samuel Webbe the elder: 'St..., 1845-1849 British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. LII. Sigismund von Neukomm: vocal works, in the hand of Vincent Novello; 1839. With a letter from Neukomm, n.d. ff. vii+41. 240 x 300mm. Vincent Novello's binding of 1839, numbered 405. 1. ff. 1-10. 'L'Orgue', for unaccompani..., 1839 British Library
creatorOf ‘Fantasia dramatic’ in D on Milton’s ‘Paradise Lost’; [1833]. Autograph.ff. i+30 302 x 235mm.Sigismund von Neukomm, composer: John Milton, poet: 'Fantasia dramatic' in D on Milton's Paradise Lost by Sigismund von Neukomm: [1833]: Autogr., 1833 British Library
creatorOf Twelve Anthems for voices and organ; [July – Oct. 1837]. Autograph. Anthem no. 1 has additional accompaniment for brass. English words, drawn principally from the Psalms.ff. iv+108 302 x 235mm.Sigismund von Neukomm, composer: Twelve anthems for voice... British Library
referencedIn 1. PROGRAMMES of concerts and libretti of "Fest-cantatas"; Weimar, 1821-1832. Printed. f.1. 2. Compositions by Sigismund Neukomm, viz.:-"Die nächtliche Heerschau": son-, with piano-forte accompaniment, the words by Baron Zedlitz; Paris, 1829. f. 94;-..., 19th century British Library
creatorOf Air ‘Oft from the steep of echoing hill’ (words, Milton’s ‘Paradise Lost’), for voice and orchestra. Copy; n.d.ff. 16 240 x 305mm.Sigismund von Neukomm, composer: John Milton, poet: 'Oft from the steep of echoing hill', air for voice and orchestra by... British Library
creatorOf AYRTON PAPERS. Vol. VI (ff. ii+227). Letters 'From persons more or less distinguished as Authors, Artists, or public Characters'; 1802-1857, n.d. Octavo. Red quarter-calf binding.includes:f. 1 Samuel Sebastian Wesley, Mus.D: Letter to W. Ayrton: 18..., 1802-1857 British Library
referencedIn 1. OVERTURE for full orchestra, in score, by Sigismond Neukomm. Autograph. f. 1. 2. " The God of thy father shall help thee," anthem on the birth of H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, by the same; 1841. Autograph. f. 39. Paper;ff. 44. xixth cent. Small Octa..., 19th century British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. CII. Sacred choral music in the hand of, and partly with organ accompaniments added by, Vincent Novello; 1847-1849, n.d. Vocal scores. See also Add. 65385, which contains copies of some of the Casali works without the organ a..., 1847-1849 British Library
creatorOf Autograph compositions by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Franz Xaver Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Felix Mendelssohn and Sigismond Neukomm. , approximately 1770-1860 British Library
referencedIn COLLECTIONS by Eliza Wesley relating to English and foreign composers, musicians, singers and others, consisting of engraved portraits, photographs, newspaper-cuttings, and other printed matter, with a few original letters, etc. The names are all giv..., 19th century British Library
referencedIn "MESSE solennelle sous le titre distinctif 'Das Chagas' par le chevalier Sigismond Neukomm"; adapted for orchestra by the composer in 1842. In full score. Paper; ff. 84. Quarto., 1842 British Library
creatorOf ‘Fantaisie à grand Orchestre’ in D minor; 1806. Autograph.ff. iv+35 208 x 310mm.Sigismund von Neukomm, composer: 'Fantaisie à grand orchestre' in D minor by Sigismund von Neukomm: 1806: Autogr., 1806 British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. CXIII. 'Studies in Vocal Counterpoint'; 1845. With two printed press cuttings relating to the publication of Volume 1 and a letter of 1846 from T. P. [Thomas Pickering?] (ff. vi-vii verso). ff. viii+26. 290 x 234mm. 1. f. 1v...., 1845 British Library
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Birth 1778

Death 1858

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