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Lambs (Theatrical club : New York, N.Y.)
Music Division | JPB 06-1
183 linear feet (257 boxes)
Established in New York City in 1874, the Lambs Club is the oldest professional theater club in the United States. The Lambs Club scores consists of the organization's library of published and manuscript music, representing a range of popular... more
Mauro, Antonio, 1944-
Music Division | JPB 14-21
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Antonio Mauro (? - 1922) was an Italian composer and organist. The Antonio Mauro scores, dating from 1884 to 1938, hold ten original compositions and five arrangements.
Music Division | JPB 87-65
ca. 100 items in 2 boxes
G. Schirmer, Inc., music publisher in New York City, has had the following addresses: 1866-1880, 701 Broadway; 1880-1910, 35 Union Square; 1910-1960, 3 E. 43rd St.; after 1960, 609 Fifth Ave. with retail store at 4 E. 49th St.; 1973, executive... more
Herwegh, Georg, 1817-1875
Music Division | JOB 91-42
1 item
Georg Herwegh, a German poet, was a friend of composer Richard Wagner. Clipping of a poem which deals humorously with Wagner's Munich experiences. The former owner Mrs. Burrell dates it as of 1865. The article, in an unidentified publication,... more
Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904
Music Division | JOB 91-54
1 item
Receipt, written and signed by Antonin Dvořàk on a form printed "Received from The National Conservatory of Music of America, New York, 189-", acknowledging receipt of $2000 "on account of salary 1893-94.".
Music Division | JPB 78-14
ca. 100 items, 27-36 cm; ca. 100 items, 27-36 cm
Strimer, Joseph, 1881-1962
Music Division | JPB 89-70
24 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller; 24 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller
Leopold, Ralph
Music Division | JOB 76-34
24 items, 35 cm; 24 items, 35 cm
Riegger, Wallingford, 1885-1961
Music Division | JPB 83-46
104 items in 6 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 104 items in 6 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Hubbard, W. L. (William Lines), 1867-1951
Music Division | JPB 82-78
46 items in 5 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 46 items in 5 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Sopkin, Stefan
Music Division | JPB 84-302
1 box of ms. music, 40 x 31 x 8 cm; 1 box of ms. music, 40 x 31 x 8 cm
Weinert, Susanne
Music Division | JOB 91-37
6 items
Susanne Weinert was a governess employed in the Wagner household at Villa Wahnfried, July 1875 - April 1876. The German opera composer Richard Wagner had married Cosima Von Bülow (born Liszt), his second wife, in 1870. Diary entitled Im Hause... more
Music Division | JPB 96-25
2 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 2 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Otterström, Thorvald, 1868-1942
Music Division | JPB 84-187
2 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 2 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Schmole, Marie
Music Division | JOB 91-35
14 items
5 exercise books and 6 ALS from Marie Schmole, Dresden, to Mary Burrell, London, giving reminiscences of Richard Wagner from 1842 to 1849, at the request of Mrs. Burrell. The exercise books include: Richard Wagner in Dresden ; Von Rienzi zum... more
Marchesi, Mathilde, 1821-1913
Music Division | JOB 92-67
31 folders of music, 36 cm. or smaller; 31 folders of music, 36 cm. or smaller
Pollikoff, Max
Music Division | JPB 86-1
11 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm. or smaller; 11 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm. or smaller
A violinist and conductor, Max Pollikoff was born in Newark, N.J., in 1904, and died in New York City in 1984. He organized Music in Our Time, a concert series which ran from 1954 to 1974 at the 92nd St. YMHA, New York. Published and unpublished... more
Hill, William J.
Music Division | JPB 97-64
1 item
Terms for William J. Hill to perform for 3 months as a tenor in California in the operas, operettas and pieces in the Richings Repertoire, and for his wife Kate to sing such singing parts as Maguire shall direct.
Music Division | JPB 78-35
35 items, 28-34 cm; 35 items, 28-34 cm
Nepomuceno, Alberto, 1864-1920
Music Division | JOB 86-4
4 boxes; 3 boxes/ca. 125 items), 39 x 30 x 8 cm.; 3 boxes/ca. 125 items), 39 x 30 x 8 cm.; 1 box/2 items, 53 x 43 x 8 cm; 1 box/2 items, 53 x 43 x 8 cm
Smallens, Alexander, 1889-1972
Music Division | JPB 89-88
ca. 6 cu. ft.
Alexander Smallens was a Russian-born American conductor. He accompanied the Anna Pavlova Ballet Company on a tour to South America (1915-1916) and worked on the staffs of the Boston Opera, Chicago Opera, Philadelphia Opera, and Philadelphia... more
Thuille, Ludwig, 1861-1907
Music Division | JOB 91-20
1 item
Ludwig Thuille was a German composer and pedagogue. Lobetanz was one of 3 operas he composed. Thuille asks about the scheduling and casting of Lobetanz, then describes a rather poor performance of an otherwise highly praised work by the unnamed... more
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883
Music Division | JOB 91-48
1 item
Richard Wagner was a German composer of operas. Joseph Niering, a bass, was cast as Hunding in the August, 1876, Bayreuth performance of Die Walküre.
Reichmann, Theodor, 1849-1903
Music Division | JOB 91-19
1 item
Theodor Reichmann was a German baritone. Reichmann requests permission to sing in Pest on the "second holiday" and compliments the recipient on his conducting of Siegfried. The letter may have been written to Gustav Mahler, German composer and... more
Farwell, Arthur, 1872-1952
Music Division | JPB 83-4
19 items of ms. music (1 bound), 35 cm. or smaller; 19 items of ms. music (1 bound), 35 cm. or smaller
Lawlor, Chas. B. (Charles B.), 1852-1925
Music Division | JPB 89-23
[1] leaf, 27 x 41 cm; [1] leaf, 27 x 41 cm
Charles B. Lawlor, originally of Ireland, was the composer of Sidewalks of New York. Certificate of naturalization as a citizen of the United States.
Sodero, Cesare, 1886-1947
Music Division | JPB 85-67
27 folders of ms. music, 39 cm; 27 folders of ms. music, 39 cm
Ide, Chester Edward, 1878-1944
Music Division | JPB 84-400
22 boxes of ms. music, 53 X 43 X 8 cm. or smaller; 22 boxes of ms. music, 53 X 43 X 8 cm. or smaller
Music Division | JOB 76-14
31 boxes (ca. 1200 items), 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 31 boxes (ca. 1200 items), 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Harkness Ballet Foundation
Music Division | JPB 87-32
ca. 50 cu. ft. (144 boxes)
Established in New York in 1961 with Rebekah Harkness as president, the Harkness Ballet Foundation sponsored Robbins's Ballet:USA in its European tour, 1961, and the Joffrey Ballet, 1962-4. 179 compositions and 9 arrangements by Rebekah Harkness;... more