Thomas, Ambroise

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French composer, 19th century.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, from Thomas to unidentified correspondent, 1858 Aug. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122448541

From the description of Autograph letter signed from Thomas to unknown correspondent, 1883 Sept. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122560725

From the description of Autograph letter signed from Thomas to unidentified correspondent, 1878 Oct. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122566400

Thomas, French opera composer.

From the description of [Letter] 1885 mars 10 / Ambroise Thomas. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 437431514

French composer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 31 October 1881, to an unidentified recipient, 1881 Oct. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677654

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 3 February 1891, to an unidentified recipient, 1891 Feb. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677662

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 2 February 1884, to an unidentified recipient, 1884 Feb. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677657

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 3 August 1871, to Martinet, 1871 Aug. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677651

From the description of Autograph note signed on his visiting card, dated : [Paris], 11 January 1889, to an unidentified colleague, 1889 Jan. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677660

From the description of "(Le guérillero Entr'acte)" : autograph manuscript, 1843 Sept. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270569995

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Paris?], 28 April 1867, to M. [Eugène] Labiche, 1867 Apr. 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270677646

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Arthur Sullivan, 1879 Feb. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125296

From the description of Romance. No. 4 (acte 1r). [1866?] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270569999

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Paris?, n.d., 1862-70?], to [Emile] Perrin, [n.d., 1862-1870?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270873825

From the opéra comique in 3 acts with libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré, based on Goethe's novel Wilhelm Meister Lehrjahre. Composed 1865. First performance Salle Favart, Opéra-Comique, Paris, 17 November 1866. For the original orchestration of the gavotte see callno.: 4365. For the overture to the opera see callno.: 215.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Gavotte : from Mignon / A. Thomas ; arr. by Cedric Sharpe. [ca. 1932] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 56052926

Ambroise Thomas, French composer.

Opera, with libretto by Joseph-Bernard Rosier and Adolphe de Leuven. First performed 1850; revised version performed 1886.

From the description of [Revisions for Songe d'une nuit d'été]. [circa 1886] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 775793306

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creatorOf Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Letter signed on the stationery of the Comité de l'Association des Artistes Musiciens, dated : Paris, 24 October 1852, to Mme Emmanuel Gonzalès, 1852 Oct. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 31 October 1881, to an unidentified recipient, 1881 Oct. 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Manuscrit et études de Mignon : manuscript, [1865-1866] Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Rare libretto collection. Roll 10, 307-334, Thomas - Wagner [microform] / Lila Acheson Wallace Library, Juilliard School. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Rabut, Eléonore. Autograph letter signed R. Fechter : [London, n.d., 1877?], to [Joseph Bennett?], [n.d., 1877?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hauk, Minnie, 1851-1929. Autograph letters signed (10, one incomplete) : London, Lucerne, Gibralter, Basel, Leipzig, and Shanghai, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1879-[1906], 1894 May 23 and 1879 Nov. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Le caïd [collection] : opéra bouffe en deux actes / paroles de M.T. Sauvage ; musique de Amb. Thomas. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Gavotte : from Mignon / A. Thomas ; arr. by Cedric Sharpe. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Maier, Annmarie. [Central State University Music Department presents Annmarie Maier, alto, and Ruth Cherry, accompanist, in recital] [sound recording] : [Sunday, Dec. 5, 1976, 3:00 p.m., Music Building Recital Hall]. University of Central Oklahoma, Chambers Library
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Le songe d'une nuit d'été [collection] : opéra comique en trois actes / poeme de Rosier et de Leuven ; musique de Ambroise Thomas. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Golden Family Collection, 1795-1996 Working Men's Institute of New Harmony, Indianahttp://www.workingmensinstitute.org/
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Mignon cadenza. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Sembrich, Marcella, 1858-1935. [Cadenza to duet in Mignon]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Marchesi, Salvatore, 1822-1908. Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 25 November 1903, to an unidentified friend, 1903 Nov. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. Sujet d'Ambroise Thomas. Northwestern University
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Offertoire / Ambroise Thomas. Northwestern University
referencedIn Santley, Charles, Sir, 1834-1922,. Autograph letter signed from Charles Santley to E.H. Lonsdale Deighton [manuscript], 1910 October 10. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Autograph letter signed, dated : St. Germain-en-Laye Oct. 6 1889, to [Ambroise Thomas?], 1889 Oct. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Mignon [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise 1811-1896. El tyrol [Música notada] : escena coral música de Ambrosio Thomas ; poesía traducida al castellano por Franco. Asenjo Barbieri. Biblioteca Nacional de España, Biblioteca Nacional - Madrid
referencedIn The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings [sound recording], 1940-1968 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Vény, Jenny,. Autograph album : manuscript, 1841-1880. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 2 February 1884, to an unidentified recipient, 1884 Feb. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, 1873-1997, (bulk 1920-1990) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Fragment from the overture to Mignon : Arr. for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, and bassoon Harvard Musical Association
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 3 February 1891, to an unidentified recipient, 1891 Feb. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Mignon. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Letter signed by Baron Taylor, Ambroise Thomas, [Jean-Georges] Kastner, [Daniel-Franc̦ois-Esprit] Auber, Berlioz, and H[enri] Reber, on the letterhead of the Association des Artistes Musiciens, dated : Paris, to M. Boué, 1859 Nov. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed from Thomas to unidentified correspondent, 1878 Oct. 17. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Moldenhauer Archives at the Library of Congress, circa 1000-circa 1990 Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Paris?], 28 April 1867, to M. [Eugène] Labiche, 1867 Apr. 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Heugel (Firm). Contract : between Ambroise Thomas, Jules Barbier (representing Michel Carré) and Heugel & Cie. : manuscript, 1876 June 15. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Arthur Sullivan, 1879 Feb. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. [Unidentified music fragment] / Ambroise Thomas. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Vložka k op. "Mignon" [manuscript] : kč. 10 . Harvard University, Loeb Music Library
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Pygmalion and Galatea [collection] : opera in three acts / libretto founded on W.S. Gilbert's comedy by Oscar Weil ; music by Ambroise Thomas. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 3 August 1871, to Martinet, 1871 Aug. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Delibes, Léo, 1836-1891. Autograph letters signed (3), dated : Choisy-au-Bac, 25 October [1888?], Brussels, [n.d.], and [n.p., n.d.], apparently to the same unidentified recipient, 1888? Oct. 25 and [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. [Revisions for Songe d'une nuit d'été]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Fantaisie sur un air scottais : composé pour le piano / par Ambroise Thomas. Northwestern University
referencedIn Sasse, Marie, 1834-1907. Autograph letter signed, dated : Brussels, 7 April 1897, to an unidentified director, 1897 Apr. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896,. Autograph letter signed from Ambroise Thomas to unidentified recipient, 1874 March 23. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896,. Autograph letter signed from Ambroise Thomas to M. Vizentini, 1870 January 15. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Luster, Teresa. [Teresa Luster, soprano, and Jim Henline, baritone, in recital] [sound recording] : [Monday, April 20, 1970 / assisted by Carol Carson and David Sisson at the piano]. University of Central Oklahoma, Chambers Library
creatorOf Carafa, Michele, 1787-1872. Autograph letter signed : [Paris?], 9 November [n.y.] to Ambroise Thomas, [n.y.] Nov. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Mignon : for double brass quartet and clarinet choir / Thomas ; arr. by Lucien Cailliet. Illinois Virtual Catalog
referencedIn Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Autograph letters signed (25) and autograph postal card signed, dated : Paris, Milan [and other places, and n.p.], 1868-1892 [and n.d.], to Armand Gouzien, 1868-1892 [and n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Fragment from the overture to Mignon : Arr. for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, and bassoon Harvard Musical Association
creatorOf Betjemann, Gilbert H., 1840-1921. Property and scene plots prepared by G.H. Betjemann [manuscript], ca. 1875-ca. 1900. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn M'Guckin, Barton, 1852-1917. Autograph letters signed (3), dated : [London], 1882-1895, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1882-1895. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Romance. No. 4 (acte 1r). Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Suites concertante sur Mignon / opera du Ambrois Thomas. Library of Congress
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Pygmalion and Galatea : opera in 3 acts / Ambroise Thomas ; [libretto founded on W.S. Gilbert's comedy by Oscar Weil]. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Giraldoni, Eugenio, 1871-1924. Autograph letter signed, dated : Florence, 5 October 1921, to an unidentified recipient, 1921 Oct. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings [sound recording], 1940-1968 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
referencedIn Edwin Franko Goldman Autograph Collection, ca. 1770-1954, 1850s-1940s Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Schreker, Franz, 1878-1934. Rare libretto collection. Roll 9, 280-306, Schreker - Thomas [microform] / Lila Acheson Wallace Library, Juilliard School. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed, from Thomas to unidentified correspondent, 1858 Aug. 12. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Pierre-Jules Hetzel, Papiers. NAF 16932-17152., XIXe s. Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des manuscrits
creatorOf Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Autograph letter signed, dated : Saint-Cloud, 8 July 1875, to [Ambroise Thomas?], 1875 July 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. [Mignon / [music by] Ambroise Thomas ; [libretto by] Michel Carré and Jules Barbier. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Delibes, Léo, 1836-1891. Autograph letters signed (4), dated : Choisy-au-Bac, St. Nectaire-le-Haut, and Alpnach (Lake Lucerene, 24 September [1888] and [n.d., 1888-1890?], to [Henri Heugel], 1888 Sept. 24 [and 1888-1890?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Burns, Jodi, 1983-. An evening at the opera [sound recording] University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
referencedIn Franck, César, 1822-1890. Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Paris?, n.d., 1870-1890?], to [Jules?] Garcin, [n.d., 1870-1890?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. "(Le guérillero Entr'acte)" : autograph manuscript, 1843 Sept. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed from Thomas to unknown correspondent, 1883 Sept. 25. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Mignon [collection] : opera in three acts / original French libretto by Michel Carré and Jules Barbier ; music by Ambroise Thomas. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Shaw Festival Collection (University of Guelph). Mignom / by Ambroise Thomas, March 7, 1975 - program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Paris?, n.d., 1862-70?], to [Emile] Perrin, [n.d., 1862-1870?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. [Letter] 1885 mars 10 / Ambroise Thomas. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Hauk, Minnie, 1851-1929,. Autograph letter signed from Minnie Hauk, Naples, to Mr. Paul [manuscript], ca. 1880 March 16. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Russell, Henry, 1812-1900. The Richmond blues ; The troubadour ; Cadets quick step ; A life on the ocean wave ; Flow gently sweet Afton ; The lament of the Irish immigrant / words by Mrs. Price Blackwood ; music by William R. Dempster ; The rosa waltz ; The Corinthian waltz ; La Cracovienne ; The carrier pigeon ; Queen Mary's escape from Lochleven Castle ; The favoured guest ; Natchez on the hill ; The Indian chief's march ; General Gates march ; Life in the woods ; The Swiss waltz ; Origin of the harp ; Forked deer. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Nelson, Alva Chester, 1954-. The gift : based on Hamlet by Thomas / Alva Chester Nelson III. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Autograph note signed on his visiting card, dated : [Paris], 11 January 1889, to an unidentified colleague, 1889 Jan. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896. Je suis Titania : Mignon / [Ambroise Thomas] ; arrangement by Bernie Clements. University of North Texas Library, UNT
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associatedWith Anne, Théodore, 1797-1869. person
associatedWith Barbieri, Francisco A. 1823-1894. person
associatedWith Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901. person
associatedWith Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. person
associatedWith Betjemann, Gilbert H., 1840-1921. person
associatedWith Cailliet, Lucien, 1891-1985. person
associatedWith Carafa, Michele, 1787-1872. person
associatedWith Carré, Michel, 1819-1872. person
associatedWith Clements, Bernie. person
associatedWith Cooney, Myron A. (Myron Angelo) person
associatedWith Delacour. person
associatedWith Delibes, Léo, 1836-1891. person
associatedWith Franck, César, 1822-1890. person
associatedWith Gilbert, W. S. (William Schwenck), 1836-1911. person
associatedWith Giraldoni, Eugenio, 1871-1924. person
associatedWith Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 person
associatedWith Golden Family family
associatedWith Goldman, Edwin Franko, 1878-1956 person
associatedWith Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. person
associatedWith Hauk, Minnie, 1851-1929. person
associatedWith Hetzel, Pierre-Jules (1814-1886) person
associatedWith Heugel (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Labiche, Eugène, 1815-1888, person
associatedWith Leuven, Adolphe de, 1800-1884. person
associatedWith Maier, Annmarie. person
associatedWith Marchesi, Salvatore, 1822-1908. person
associatedWith Martinet, person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. person
associatedWith M'Guckin, Barton, 1852-1917. person
associatedWith Moldenhauer, Hans. person
associatedWith Nelson, Alva Chester, 1954- person
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Perrin, Emile, 1814-1885, person
associatedWith Rabut, Eléonore. person
associatedWith Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. person
associatedWith Roger. person
associatedWith Rosier, M. (Joseph-Bernard), 1804-1880. person
associatedWith Ruth Neils and John M. Ward Collection of Opera Scores. corporateBody
associatedWith Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. person
associatedWith Santley, Charles, Sir, 1834-1922, person
associatedWith Sasse, Marie, 1834-1907. person
associatedWith Sauvage, T. (Thomas) person
associatedWith Schumer, Harry G., 1893-1971. person
associatedWith Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. person
associatedWith Sharpe, Cedric. person
associatedWith Shaw Festival Collection (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Slonimsky, Nicolas, 1894-1995 person
associatedWith Spilka, František. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900, person
associatedWith Thomas, Charles, 1805-1883, person
associatedWith Tobani, Theo. M. (Theodore Moses), 1855-1933. person
associatedWith Vény, Jenny, person
correspondedWith Vizentini, Monsieur, fl. 1870 person
associatedWith Weil, Oscar, 1840-1921. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
France
France
France
Subject
Oboe and piano music
Overtures, Arranged--Parts
Offertories (Music)
Piano music
Popular instrumental music--1901-1910
Música--Manuscritos
Operas--Excerpts, Arranged--Scores
Prompt-book
Operas--Excerpts, arranged
Operas--Vocal scores with piano
Wind ensembles
Operas--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Music--19th century
Harp--Orchestral excerpts
Folk songs, Scots--Instrumental settings
Opera--Scores
Operas--Excerpts, Arranged--Scores and parts
Gavottes--Scores and parts
Music--Manuscripts
Clarinet choir music--Parts
Brass octets (Baritone, flugelhorns (2), horn, trombones (2), trumpets (2))--Parts
Coros profanos (Voces de hombres, 4 partes)
Overtures--Parts
Operas--Excerpts--Scores
Suites (Band), Arranged--Scores
String orchestra music, Arranged--Scores and parts
Orchestral music--Parts
Musical sketches
Organ music
Opera--Excerpts, Arranged--Parts
Operas--Librettos
Occupation
Composers
Composers--19th century.--France
Function

Person

Birth 1811-08-05

Death 1896-02-12

French

French,

Italian,

English,

German

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