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Sheet Music

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on the physical format in which short musical compositions, usually for piano or for voice with piano or other chordal instrument, are disseminated. Musical compositions are entered under headings for their form, genre, medium of performance, etc., e.g. Waltzes, Popular music, Piano music.

Found in 79 Collections and/or Records:

Shomer Yisrael, 1928

Identifier: B196.01.0001.0001.00017
Abstract This is a small lyric sheet (no musical notation) that contains the song, "Shomer Yisrael!" by Lipa Feingold, published in 1928.
Dates: 1928

Take My Advice (and hum), 1938

Identifier: B196.01.0001.0001.00039
Abstract This sheet music contains the song, "Take My Advice (and hum)," with words by Anne H. Reiss and music by L. Lepold. Published by L. Lepold and copyright 1938 by Anne H. Reiss and L. Lepold.
Dates: 1938

Thank God, 1939

Identifier: B196.01.0001.0001.00023
Abstract This sheet music contains the song, "Thank God," with words and music by Lipa Feingold. Piano arrangement by M. Wolf. Copyright 1939 by Lipa Feingold.
Dates: 1939

The Ballad of Otto Mears, 1980

Identifier: B216.01.0001.0001
Scope and Contents Folder contains a copy of the sheet music "The Ballad of Otto Mears: Pathfinder of the San Juan Mountains" by James G. Schneider, a supplement to the ballad and a letter from James Schneider to Belle Marcus that accompanied the ballad and supplement upon sending. The "Ballad" is a limited edition with a run of 900 copies; this is copy No. 585. The back cover of the sheet music gives some biographical information on Mears and explains the inspiration for the cover art.
Dates: 1980

The Bright Way: A Wedding Song, 1932

Identifier: B196.01.0001.0001.00007
Abstract This sheet music contains the song, "The Bright Way," with words by Morton M. Berman, music by Lipa Feingold, and piano arrangement by M. Wolf. The sheet music was published in 1932 by L. Feingold.
Dates: 1932

The Structure of Homophonic Music - Chapters-13-18, 1987

Identifier: D037.01.0001.0057
Abstract File contains Chapters 13-18, pages 350-454 with additional notes and pages of text. Appears that Waldo Williamson decided to work on this book again in 1987 because of a new preface he was writing at that time. Notations on box: "No. 4, Chapters XVIII, Waldo Williamson" Carbon copy pages from typescript generated between 1962-1969. Musical examples have been attached to pages and there are notes for editing the text.
Dates: 1987

The Structure of Homophonic Music, Draft 1 , 1962 - 1969

Identifier: D037.01.0001.0012
Abstract File contains chapters 1-18, part 1, preliminary draft pages of "The Structure of Homophonic Music." Written in pencil. On envelope: "Pencil 1 - XVIII, pencil."
Dates: 1962 - 1969

The Structure of Homophonic Music - Manuscript Examples , 1962 - 1969

Identifier: D037.01.0001.0034
Abstract File contains photocopied pages from musical scores illustrating elements in the text. Pencil notations on the first page.
Dates: 1962 - 1969

The Structure of Homophonic Music - Manuscript Misc. , 1962 - 1969

Identifier: D037.01.0001.0036
Abstract File contains assorted miscellaneous pages for use with text. Items include: notes, letters, and drafts.
Dates: 1962 - 1969

The Structure of Homophonic Music - Manuscript Misc., 1962 - 1969

Identifier: D037.01.0001.0038
Abstract File contains assorted loose pages pertaining to text of the book.
Dates: 1962 - 1969