Cramer, Johann Baptist

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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
creatorOf Receipts (signed) mainly from performers, some entered on printed forms; 1815, 1830-80, n.d. Arranged in alphabetical order. Receipts for 1912-13 have been incorporated into the alphabetical series of ‘Original Letters’ in RPS MSS 333-368.ff. 405. Va..., 1815-1880 British Library
referencedIn ‘Original letters’: Patey – Pyne (ff. 256); 1819-1913, n.d.includes:ff. 1-3 Janet Patey, née Whytock; contralto: Stanley Lucas, Secretary, Philharmonic Society: John George Patey, singer: Letters to Stanley Lucas from John George Patey rel. to Jane..., 1819-1913 British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. XCII. Addison -Holmes; late 18th cent.(watermark)-1845, n.d. ff. 72. Overall size 245 x 310mm. 1. ff. 1-2. John Addison: 'Agnus Dei', for solo voice and keyboard; 1833. Vocal score. Autograph. 2. f. 3. 'Falso bordone al Te D..., 1760-1845 British Library
referencedIn SMART PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. I94). Correspondence, etc., of Sir George Thomas Smart, largely in connection with the Philharmonic Society (including some letters written to Lady Smart after her husband's death); 1790-1867, n.d.includes:ff. 1-3, 35, 47, 8..., 1790-1867 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
creatorOf MUSIC PUBLISHING: album of receipts, agreements and letters of musicians, chiefly relating to the firms John and Thomas Preston (John Preston & Son), and Coventry and Hollier; 1773-1863. Mostly receipts for copyright in musical compositions. The sign..., 1773-1863 British Library
referencedIn ‘Original letters’: Tabb – Vert (ff. 269); 1821-1913, 1950-53, n.d.includes:f. 1 Richard Prestridge Valentine Tabb, cellist: William Hayman Cummings, Mus.D: Letter to William Hayman Cummings from Richard Prestridge Valentine Tabb: circa 1908.f. 2 ..., 1821-1953 British Library
referencedIn Foundation book, with signatures and addresses of members; 6 Feb. 1813. With annotations and additions to 1847. The members are numbered 1-59, but some of the later names in this series are inserted in pencil rather than signed, and the series has be..., 1813-1847 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1526. Correspondence A–G.ff. 214.includes:f. 1 Gilbert Abbott A Beckett, barrister and comic writer: J. G. Lewis, autograph collector: Letter to J. G. Lewis from Gilbert Abbott A Beckett: 1857: Autogr. f. 2 E. F. V. About, writer of plays: Si... British Library
referencedIn Newland/Zeuner Collection, circa 1735-circa 1900 Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf 1822-37.ff. 176. 220 x 184mm.includes:ff. 1, 10v, 11r, 13 Henry Smart, violinist: Minutes of meetings of the Directors of the Philharmonic Society, signed by: 1821-23.f. 1 et seq William Dance, pianist and violinist: Minutes of meetings of the Di..., 1822-1837 British Library
creatorOf C. B. OLDMAN COLLECTION (PART 2). Vol. I (ff. viii+152). Letters, poems, and miscellaneous papers of Johann Andreas Stumpff (b.1769, d.1846), musical instrument maker of London; aft. 1808-1838, n.d. Partly drafts, copies and printed. Mostly German. F..., 1808-1838 British Library
referencedIn 1. "Sonata per cembalo," by Francesco Geminiani. Autograph. f. 1. 2. Twenty-one short pieces for the harpsichord, by Alessandro Scarlatti. Given by Dr. Benjamin Cooke to his brother John in 1740, as appears by a letter of the former at the end of the..., 18th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn ‘Original letters’: Vianesi – Whitworth (ff. 252); 1816-1913, n.d.includes:f. 1 Auguste Charles Léonard François Vianesi, composer and conductor: Stanley Lucas, Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Letter to [S. Lucas] from Auguste Charles Léonard Fran..., 1816-1913 British Library
referencedIn COLLECTION of letters, receipts, autographs, etc., of musicians, artists, actors, and others, comprising, besides others included in the index, the following:-1. Renunciation by Haydn of rights in the first six "Salomon" overtures, or symphonies; 13..., 18th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. II.John Lodge-Ellerton: Vocal compositions: 19th cent.includes:f. 20 Johann Baptist Cramer, composer and publisher: Harpischord concerto: 1807. f. 30 Philip Cipriani Hambly Potter, composer: Song: 1847. f. 32 James Coward: Canon: 1855., 19th century British Library
creatorOf DOVASTON MUSIC MANUSCRIPTS (SERIES II). Vol. IV. Collection of songs, duets, glees, etc., together with a few keyboard pieces or arrangements, mostly from published sources; compiled 1805, 1815-1824. The vocal music includes works by R. J. Stevens, D..., 1805-1824 British Library
creatorOf ‘Original letters’: Widor – Zucchelli, and anonymous (ff. 292); 1818-1912, 1938, n.d.includes:ff. 1-21, 28-29 Charles Marie Jean Albert Widor, organist, composer and conductor: Francesco Berger, pianist and composer; Secretary, Philharmonic Society..., 1818-1938 British Library
referencedIn MUSICAL autograph album of Eliza Wesley, containing short pieces, inscriptions and signatures of numerous composers, musicians, singers and others, English and foreign, written between 1836 and 1895. At the beginning are a few miscellaneous autograph..., 1836-1895 British Library
referencedIn Music, viz.:-(a) Miserere à 9, by Pergolesi. Apparently autograph. f. 1;-(b) "Già la morte in manto nero": aria, with instrumental accompaniment, by G. Scolari. f. 26;-(c) Orchestral fragment, etc., said to be "Original von Mozart." f. 42;-(d) Canon..., 19th century British Library
referencedIn ‘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
referencedIn MISCELLANE0US LETTERS AND PAPERS. Paper and ( artt. A, O, Q) Vellum; ff. 112. Folio. XII-XX centt., 12th century-20th century British Library
creatorOf AUTOGRAPH ALBUM: a volume of short pieces or musical quotations signed and dedicated by their composers to the pianist Paul Cavallo; 1845-1853. Autograph, written in ink, on six staves per page. French and German. Inscribed ‘P. Cavallo. Paris 1845. R..., 1845-1853 British Library
creatorOf A. Notice of intent by John Baptist Cramer to withdraw from his music publishing partnership with Samuel Chappell and Francis Tatton Latour; 1814. Signed. Purchased from Joseph Tooley Esq., 2 Feb. 1994. ff. 1-2. 335 x 210mm.Johann Baptist Cramer, com..., 1814 British Library
creatorOf Recommendations; 1815-46. All bearing the signatures of those making the recommendation, and most annotated with the dates on which the recommendations were read and with the result. Entered on printed forms from 1820 or 1821 onwards.ff. 218 + 169*. ..., 1815-1846 British Library
creatorOf ‘Original letters’: Cox – Cusins (ff. 241); 1813-1910, n.d.includes:f. 1 Garnet Wolseley Cox, composer: Francesco Berger, pianist and composer; Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Letter to Francesco Berger from Garnet Wolseley Cox: 1903.f. 2 J. Ber..., 1813-1910 British Library
referencedIn MEYERSTEIN BEQUEST. Vol. XV (ff. i+37). 'Seize Nouvelles Etudes pour le Piano Forte', op. 81, dedicated to August Alexander Klengel, by Johann Baptist Cramer; 1835. Autograph. Evidently the manuscript used for the first edition by Cramer, Addison and..., 1835 British Library
referencedIn ‘Original letters’: Michal – Moszkowski (ff. 241); 1819-1911, n.d.includes:f. 1 Louise Michal, singer: George Hogarth, music critic and composer; Secretary, Philharmonic Society: Letter to George Hogarth from Louise Michal: 1860: Autogr.ff. 2-10 ..., 1819-1911 British Library
creatorOf NOVELLO COLLECTION. Vol. CXVI. Arrangements for organ by, and in the hand of, Vincent Novello; 1806, 1813, n.d. Including works composed by Novello. Some works comprise figured bass lines only. ff. 23. 225 x 285mm. 1. f. 1. Samuel Wesley: 'An Effusio..., 1806-1813 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
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
creatorOf J. B. CRAMER Quintet for piano and strings; 1832. Autograph.ff. ii+32 301 x 235mmJohann Baptist Cramer, composer and publisher: Quintet for piano and strings by Johann Baptist Cramer: 1832: Autogr., 1832 British Library
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