Autograph letters signed (22), dated : mostly [London], [1868]-1896 (most are undated by year), to [Joseph Bennett], 1868.

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Autograph letters signed (22), dated : mostly [London], [1868]-1896 (most are undated by year), to [Joseph Bennett], 1868.

Discussing a wide variety of musical and publishing subjects, mentioning his dictionary, the prominence of pedal points in Beethoven's Symphony no. 7, photographing the autographs of Beethoven's symphonies, Hallé, Joachim, Littleton, Manns, Leslie, Barnby, Moscheles, Clara Schumann, Benedict, Spohr, Mendelssohn, Ethel Sharpe, Brahms, Hanslick, Albani, "the ridiculous (though clever) music of Strauss," [Herbert] Bunning, German, Lil[l]ian Tree, etc., etc.

22 items (56 p.) ; various sizes.

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Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847

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Felix Mendelssohn, composer of the early Romantic period. His best-known works include the overture and incidental music for A Midsummer Night's Dream, the Italian Symphony, the Scottish Symphony, the oratorio St. Paul, the oratorio Elijah, the overture The Hebrides, the mature Violin Concerto and the String Octet. A grandson of the philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, Felix Mendelssohn was born into a prominent Jewish family. He was brought up without religion until the age of seven, when he was bapt...

Brahms

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German Romantic composer, 19th century. From the description of Autograph letter signed from Brahms to Fritz Simrock, Rome, 1881 Apr. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122448491 From the description of Autograph letter signed from Brahms to Elise. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122541007 19th century German Romantic composer. From the description of Autograph letter signed from Brahms to unidentified correspondent, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 12...

Hanslick, Eduard, 1825-1904

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German music critic, aesthetician, musicologist, and civil servant. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Vienna Dec. 29 1863, to Adelina [Patti], 1863 Dec. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270665334 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Vienna Jan. 31 1874, to Graf [A. Wicklenburg?], 1874 Jan. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270665340 From the description of Autograph note on his visiting card, dated : Vienna, 22 April [no...

Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949

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Richard Strauss (1864-1949) was a German composer. From the description of Richard Strauss audiocassette, undated [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122391808 This work was premiered in Munich on November 28, 1883, Hermann Levi conducting. Lahee's Annals of Music in America and Mueller's compendium of the repertoire of 27 major U.S. orchestras make no mention of a U.S. performance. Theodore Thomas conducted the world premiere of Richard Strauss's second sympho...

Barnby, Sir Joseph, 1838-1896

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English conductor and composer. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Windsor, 29 July 1883 and 7 March 1884 to [Joseph Bennett], 1883 July 29, 1884 Mar. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270671931 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Eaton College, Windsor, to Mrs. Layton, 1889 Nov. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270671935 English composer and conductor. From the description of Autograph letters signed : E...

Joachim, Joseph, 1831-1907

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Hungarian-German violinist and composer. From the description of Autograph letters signed : 13 Airlie Street, Campden Hill, W., [London], to Arthur Sullivan, [n.y.] Mar. 26 and [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125464 Canadian tenor and opera impresario of Welsh and Irish descent. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Salzburg, 18 July [n.y.], to an unidentified recipient, 1937 Mar. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270578670 C...

Leslie, Henry, 1822-1896

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English conductor and composer. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Moor Cottage (The Holmwood, Surrey), to [Joseph] Bennett, 1870 Aug. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270667309 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated, and clipped signature : [London] Mar. 29 1872, and [n.p., n.d.], to Richard Peyton, 1872 Mar. 29 and n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270667312 From the description of Autograph letter signed (incomplete), date...

Littleton, Alfred,

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English music publisher. From the description of Autograph letters signed (4), dated : [London], 1873 and 1899, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1873 Mar. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270668212 ...

Spohr, Louis, 1784-1859

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Composed 1835. First published as Violin Concertino No. 2.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Zweites Concertino für Violine, Op. 92 / Spohr. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 54951426 Composed 1839. First published as Violin Concertino No. 3, with the sub-title Sonst und Jetzt.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Concertino no. 3 for violin and orchestra, op. 110 / L. Spohr. [19--?] (Franklin & Marsh...

Bunning, Herbert, 1863-1937

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Schumann, Clara, 1819-1896

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German pianist and composer. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Düsseldorf, 20 December 1856, to an unidentified recipient in Leipzig, 1856 Dec. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270900002 From the description of Autograph letter signed Clara Wieck, dated : Liebenstein Aug. 23 1840, to Herr [Ernest?] Montag in Weimar, 1840 Aug. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270669575 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Baden-B...

Manns, August Friedrich, Sir, 1825-1907

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German-English composer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Crystal Palace Company, Crystal Palace, S.E., [London], to William Barclay Squire, 1882 Apr. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125484 German conductor. From the description of Autograph letters signed (11), dated : [London], to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1885-1903. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270581727 From the description of Autograph letter signed (apparently incomplete), dated...

German, Edward, 1862-1936

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Sir Edward German was an English composer. From the description of Edward German collection. [1907]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 667848476 English composer, 20th century. From the description of Autograph letter signed from German to Ivimey. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122448664 British composer. From the description of "'Fallen Fairies.'" : autograph manuscript, 1909 Dec. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 2705...

Moscheles, Ignaz, 1794-1870

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Printed before 1826.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Concerto no. 2 in E♭ für pianoforte, op. 56 / Moscheles. [18--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 42677061 German pianist and composer. From the description of Autograph letters signed : Leipzig ; and Belgrade, to Arthur Sullivan, 1864 Mar. 26 to 1869 June. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125351 German pianist. From the description of [Allegro spir...

Grove, George, 1820-1900

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English writer on music. From the description of Autograph letters signed : Crystal Palace, S.E. ; and Lower Sydenham, S.E., to Arthur Sullivan, 1866 Sept. 28 to 1897 Dec. 21, 2ith 3 undated letter. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125248 From the description of Autograph letters signed : Lower Sydenham, S.E. ; and elsewhere, to Mary C. Sullivan, 1879 Dec. 30 to 1881 July 11, with 4 undated letter. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125249 From the description of Au...

Bennett, Joseph, 1831-1911

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Music critic, librettist, and organist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : 109 Hinchley Rd., to Arthur Sullivan, 1884 May 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125511 English music critic and writer. From the description of Autograph letters signed (6), dated : [London], to [Samuel] Aitken, 1883-1910. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270672239 From the description of Autograph letters signed (6), dated : [London], to Annabel [Aitken], 1902-1...

Benedict, Julius, 1804-1885

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German-English composer, conductor, and pianist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : 2 Manchester Square, [London], to Sir George Grove, [n.y.] Apr. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125514 English composer and conductor of German birth. From the description of Autograph letters signed (7), dated : [London], to Richard Peyton, 1870 Feb. 7-Nov. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270672208 From the description of Autograph letter signed, ...

Albani, Emma

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Sharpe, Ethel.

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Tree, Lillian.

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Hallé, Charles, 1819-1895

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English pianist and composer of German birth. From the description of Clipped signature. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270665302 German-English pianist and conductor. From the description of Autograph letters signed : 10 Grunheys, Manchester, to Arthur Sullivan, 1862 Nov. 30 to 1868 Ja. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125488 English pianist and conductor of German birth. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Manchest...

Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library)

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