Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Vocal arrangements, piano scores, opera librettos, and sacred songs, by Chopin, Bach, Schubert, and Haydn, as well as other modern composers. Some of the modern pieces have been signed by the composer
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Polish plays, librettos and radio scripts by Wachtel and other authors, biography, musical scores, song books, anthologies, certificates, playbills, Polish theater broadsides, programs, ledger, photos, and phonograph records containing Polish songs, radio dramatizations, and patriotic excerpts. Persons and organizations represented include Gertrude Wachtel (1884-1976) and Polish National Alliance of the United States of America
Mahoning Valley Historical Society
Correspondence, financial records, advertisements, blotters, blueprints, insurance policies, printed materials, shipping documents, newspaper clippings, business cards, deeds, postcards, and other records of Waldman Coal & Coke Company, Youngstown, Ohio, operated by Arthur Waldman and other family members; records and photographs of Himrod Avenue Cut Rate Grocery Store, owned by Carl Waldman; scrapbooks, photographs, and personal papers of Carl Waldman, many relating to his activities as an amateur magician; family photographs; Metropolitan Opera librettos; receipts and printed materials pertaining to Mahoning Valley businesses; and family artifacts, including political pins, clothing, and bank money bags.$bBusinesses represented include AAA Coal Company, Mahoning Coal Council (Youngstown), Ohio Coal Conference, Inc., Coal Heating Service of Youngstown, Credit Bureau of Youngstown, Inc., Island Creek Coal Sales Company, and Peabody Coal Company
University of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
Collection includes manuscript drafts and final versions of libretti, music scores with Weinstein's lyrics, manuscript and published literary works; research and background material related to individual works and projects, as well as programs, publicity material and reviews of shows. Also commercially produced and non-commercial audio and video recordings, and electronic files on diskettes
University of Sydney
the words by Felice Romani ; the music by Bellini -- -- Il -- the music by Auber -- -- music by E. Scribe -- -- Il -- the words by Salvatore Cammarano ; the music by Giuseppe Verdi
Harvard University - Houghton Library
Early draft of the libretto for the operetta composed by Pauline Viardot
Harvard University - Houghton Library
Manuscript and some printed materials of 20th-century composers of North and Latin America, including immigrant musicians. Includes: correspondence between Hans and Mary Moldenhauer and musicians; correspondence between musicians and others; photographs of musicians, musicians' families, friends and colleagues; manuscript and printed compositions (not manuscript music) relating to musicians (literary texts, librettos, rhythm schemes, course materials, documents, reprints, and others); biographical miscellany such as clippings, musical programs, ticket stubs, biographical sketches; and recorded audio materials including phonograph records, cassette tapes, and CDs. There are Christmas cards, drawings, and Adolph Weiss's extensive postcard collection and some of his materials concerning the playing of the game of Contract bridge
Harvard University - Houghton Library
Collection includes printed play scripts, librettos, and play synopses from 19th and 20th-century productions
Harvard University - Houghton Library
This collection consists of published material issued by the Sir Arthur Sullivan Society. Each of the booklets focuses on a single Sullivan opera; they were typically issued during the centenary anniversary of that opera. The booklets contain history, criticism, reprints of contemporary articles, imagery related to the opera, and music. Libretti for Sullivan operas are also included. The newsletters describe events sponsored by the society and its routine business, and the yearbooks consist primarily of annual reports and membership lists. The festivals folder contains advertisements, programs, and booking forms from the society's annual Sullivan Festival
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
This collection is comprised in large part of printed music, widely representing 18th century Italian and 19th century Russian operatic music. Includes rare pre-revolutionary editions of Russian folk songs, annotated performance scores of Stravinsky, Mussorgsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Gounod, Cimarosa. Non-musical materials include three letters from S. Prokofiev to S. Diaghilev, rare editions of books on music, literature and theater, libretti and synopses, souvenir books and programs and photographs. Several of the programs and photographs show Léon Bakst's set and costume designs. Non-musical materials also include Diaghilev's personal notebook, containing entries in French, Russian and English written from 1926 to 1929