Autograph album : manuscript, 1841-1880.

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Vény, Jenny,. Autograph album : manuscript, 1841-1880.

Autograph album : manuscript, 1841-1880.

Composers include Adam, Auber, Berlioz, Cherubini, Chopin, Donizetti, Gounod, Halévy, Kreutzer, Liszt, Mainvielle-Fodor, Meyerbeer, Moscheles, Rossini, Spontini, Thomas, and Viardot-Garcia.

120 leaves of ms. music, bound ; 16 x 25 cm.

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Composer. From the description of D. F. E. Auber miscellany, 1860-1867. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122377121 Auber, French composer noted for his operas, including Manon. From the description of [Letter], 12 Jun. [18--] / Auber. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 152608612 French composer, pupil of Cherubini. Writer of grand operas and comic operas. From the description of Original manuscript copy of Fra Diavolo as sent to the printer b...

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Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868

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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 ...

Viardot-García, Pauline, 1821-1910.

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French singer, composer, and teacher. From the description of Letter, 1872 Jan. 26, 48 Rue de Donai [Paris?] to "Cher maître" [n.p.]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34370451 Pauline Viardot-Garcia (1821-1910) was one of the most celebrated French mezzo sopranos of the 19th century, and a truly cosmopolitan woman artist. The collection reflects all aspects of her life: firstly as a singer, composer, and teacher; secondly as the mistress and muse of Ivan Turgen...

Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893

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Spontini, Gaspare, 1774-1851

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Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856

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Mainvielle-Fodor, Mme. (Joséphine), 1789-1870.

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Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864

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By 1831, Spontini's reputation has lost ground to the works of younger men, including Meyerbeer, whose Robert le Diable was first performed eight month after the date of this letter; this is perhaps the opera mentioned here, though Meyerbeer may be referring to the abortive Le Portefaix, the contract for which he had just signed. Despite the apparent warmth of their relationship, Spontini was already jealous. His own continuing lack of success he attributed to a plot orchestrated by Meyerbeer, "...

Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886

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Note at end says "Original mss. in Weimar--date 1851. First published by Meyer in 1854--later by Litolff. Never been orchestrated--either by Liszt or anyone else."--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Scherzo and March / Franz Liszt ; orchestrated by Arthur Hartmann. [c1934]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 69683005 Composed originally for solo piano, 1849, on the deaths of Prince Felix Lichnowsky, Count Ladislaus Teleky and Count Lajos Ba...

Donizetti, Gaetano

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Kreutzer, Rodolphe

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Vény, Jenny,

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Alophe, 1812-1883

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Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869

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Hector Berlioz was a French composer. From the description of Letter : from M. Berlioz, Paris, to Monsieur Busset, ingénieur, Dijon, Côte d'Or, 1836 Oct. 9. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122626765 From the guide to the Letter : from M. Berlioz, Paris, to Monsieur Busset, ingénieur, Dijon, Côte d'Or, 1836 Oct. 9, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.) French composer, 19th century. From the description of Autograph letter signed...

Halévy, F., 1799-1862.

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Libretto by Saint-Georges; opera first performed in Paris at the Opéra, 17 March 1858. Cf. New Grove online. From the description of Autographe d'Halévy : fragment de La magicienne : manuscript, [1858?] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 612871875 F. Halévy was a composer; he wrote the opera La Juive. From the description of Autographed musical score fragment and commentary, 1858. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155888413 Librett...

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Chopin, Fryderyk Franciszek

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Moscheles, Ignaz, 1794-1870

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