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Mary and Ellen Langston's volume of songs and music, circa 1810-1835.
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MUS/SS/24
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Privately bound collection of scores chiefly for piano, flute and harp.
Pencil annotations.
On the front flyleaf: 'Mary & Ellen Langston's 1827', underneath this inscription 'Edith Jackson April 1874'.
'E. Rowley' written at the top of the title page 'Sclavonian air'.
'Miss Langston 182?' on top of 'Le Petit Tambour'.
Charles Nicholson's intials stamped on the bottom of 'Bolero'.
'Miss A. Langston Dec.r 12th 18' on top of 'Jessie the flow'r o Dunblane'.
Scores for juvenile performers.
Provenance: Stewart Symonds sheet music collection.
Year:
after 1827.
Publication details:
[London] : [private collection]
Description:
46 scores (1 volume) ; 35 cm.
Type:
music
Abstract:
Little Pieces no. 1, arranged and fingered for Juvenile Performers on the Piano Forte/ S. F. Rimbault -- Little Pieces no. 3, arranged and fingered for Juvenile Performers on the Piano Forte/ S. F. Rimbault -- New Year's Day, A Familiar Rondo, for the
Piano Forte/ Samuel Poole -- A Set of Popular Airs, arranged as Lessons for Juvenile Performers on the Piano forte: no.1 Air in Achille, no. 1 Aure Delice, no.3 Soldier Laddie, no.4 Mozart's Minuet, no.5 Isabel, no.6 Vestris' Gavot/ Samuel Poole -- no.2 Sonatina for the Piano Forte/ G. Manning -- The Petite Bagatelle for the Piano Forte, or Harp, no. 1/ S. F. Rimbault -- An Egyptian air arranged as a Rondo or Easy Lesson for the Piano Forte/ T.H. Butler -- Petit Rondo, for the Piano Forte, no. 1/ S. F. Rimbault -- Giovinette, A Favorite Air by Mozart arranged as an easy lesson for the Piano Forte/ Samuel Poole -- Fin Ch'han dal vino, composed by Mozart, arranged as a familiar Rondo for the Piano Forte/ Samuel Poole -- Weber's celebrated Huntsman's Chorus & Waltz in the popular Melo Drama Der Freischutz arranged in a familiar style for the Piano Forte/ Samuel Poole -- no. 9 of Progressive Rondos, for the Piano Forte Subject 'La Neige' Dedicated to Miss Welch of Dunsdale Cottage/ John Parry -- A Second Set of Three Celebrated Waltzes: The King of Prussia's Waltz, Duchess of Oldenburgh's Waltz, Prince Blucher's Waltz/ Mozart -- A third Set of Three Celebrated Waltzes: The Lisbon Waltz, The Berlin Waltz, The Madrid Waltz/ Mozart -- The Stop Waltz, the Echo waltz, the Brussels Waltz, and the favorite Air danced by Madam Saqui & Mess'rs Saquis on the Tight Rope -- The Echo Waltz, and Bridesmaid's Song & Chorus from C. M. Von Weber's Der Freyschutz, arranged for the piano forte/ C. T. Sykes -- No.1 Flowers of Harmony:"Bid me Discourse" (Bishop), "Bacchanalian Song" (Der Freischutz), "The Moicen" (Irish Melody), "In Placida Calma" (Paci) "Benedetta sia la Madre!", "Loch na Garr' (Bishop), "La vaillant Troubadour", selected & arranged/ T. Valentine -- no.2 Flowers of Harmony:"March in Pietro l'Eremita" (Rossini) "Orynthia" (Bishop) "Smile again my Bonnie Lassie" (Parry), "La Biondina in Gondoletta", "Hark! The Convent bells are ringing (melodies of various nations), "le Petit Tambour" (French Air), selected and arranged/ T. Valentine -- No. 2 The Tyro, Consisting of a selection of established favorite melodies from the words of English and foreign Masters: "On this Cold Flinty Rock" (Braham), "High on a Rock" (Mazzinghi), "Aurora" (Rossini), "When Meteor Lights" (from melodies of various nations no.1) "Tell me you have seen a Toy?" (Ware) "Zitti Zitti" (Rozzini), "Lovely Nan" (Dibdin), "The Slave Dance" (Bishop), "Caledonian Medley: Ye Banks and Braes, Auld Lang Syne, I Dinna Care to Tell, There is Nae Luck About the House", arranged as familiar and amusing lessons for the piano forte/ John Parry -- Six Duettos for Juvenile Performers on the Piano Forte, op.14, composed & arranged/ S. F. Rimbault -- Second series, Sonatinas for the piano forte, no. 5, Introducing favorite Scottish Airs/ G. Manning -- Six Popular Airs from Winter's Celebrated Opera, Das Unterbrochene Opferfest, or the Interrupted Sacrifice performed at the Theatre Royal English Opera House, arranged in a familiar style for the Piano Forte, no. 1/ Samuel Poole -- Six Popular Airs from Winter's Celebrated Opera, Das Unterbrochene Opferfest, or the Interrupted Sacrifice performed at the Theatre Royal English Opera House, arranged in a familiar style for the Piano Forte, no. 2/ Samuel Poole -- The Saxe-Cobourg March & Waltz for Piano Forte, op.11/ Rimbault -- Petite Marche et Valce for Piano Forte and Flute acc't, composed & respectfully dedicated to Miss Mary Ann Maubert of Norwood/ S. F. Rimbault -- The Madrid March of Victory and Wellington Waltz for the Piano Forte, op. 4/ S. F. Rimbault -- Sovereign Prince of the Netherlands, Grand March & Quick Step for the Piano Forte with Flute Accompaniment, composed and dedicated to The Hereditary Prince of Orange/ John Purkis, organist of St Clement Danes Strand & St. Olave Southwark -- The Copenhagen Waltz with Variations for the Piano Forte or harp and flute accompaniment/ J. Purkis -- Mozart's celebrated waltz, with variations on the Piano Forte and Flute Accompaniment, performed on the apollonicon/ J. Purkis -- A selection of the most admired Quadrilles, with their proper Figures in French and English as danced at Almacks, the Argyll Rooms, and Nobility's Balls, arranged for the Piano Forte, Harp or Violin, set 9: "from Weber's Celebrated Melo Drama, Preciosa, Don Fernando", "Donna Preciosa", "Donna Eugenia", "Don Lewis", "Don John" -- Scottish Sonatinas for the Piano Forte no. 10 arranged/ G. Manning -- The Favorite Duet, The Minute Gun at Sea/ M.P. King, arranged with variations for the Piano Forte by M. Holst -- Allegretto et Valce, pour le piano forte/ G. Kiallmark. (a new & revised edition) -- Rosanthe a Divertimento for the Piano Forte in which is introduced the favorite air 'Taste O Taste this Spicy Wine'/ Henry R Bishop, composed and dedicated to Miss Harding (of Bole Hall) by Thomas Valentine -- No. 7, Sclavonian Air with Variations for the Piano Forte and an Accompaniment for the Flute, composed and inscribed to the Honourable Miss Townshend/ J. Mazzinghi -- No.11, Bosnian Air with Variations for the Piano Forte and an accompaniment for the Flute composed and inscribed to the right honourable Lady Elizabeth Conyngham/ J. Mazzinghi -- No. 1 Bavarian Air, with variations for the piano forte, and an accompaniment for the flute, composed for the right honourable Lady Charlotte Cholmondeley/ J. Mazzinghi -- No.6 Theme from the Creation. With variations for the Piano Forte, and an accompaniment for the Flute, composed and inscribed to Mrs Lewis/ J. Mazzinghi -- Martini's Celebrated Overture to Henry the Fourth arranged for the Piano Forte, harp & flute and inscribed to Miss Hodges of Hanwell/ J. Mazzinghi -- Le Petit Tambour, De la Garde Nationale, Chanson Favorite arrangee, en Rondo Militaire, pour la Harpe, dedie au Signor Ambrogetti/ N. CH. Bochsa, De Meme Rondo est publie pour le Piano -- Bolero (in which is introduced the favorite Irish Air 'Kitty Tyrrell') for the Flute, with an Accompaniment for the Piano Forte, composed and dedicated to Sir John Edmond De Beauvoir bar't / Charles Nicholson. This 'Bolero' forms the second movement of Mr Nicholson's Concerto performed by him at the Philharmonie Concert & which will be immediately published with Orchestral Accompaniments. -- My Heart and Lute, Ballad/ written by Thomas Moore Esq'r, the subject taken from a melody composed by Mr Bishop -- Fourth Edition, 'Oh! Rest thee babe.' The Celebrated Ballad sung by Miss Stephens at the theatre Royal Covent Garden, in Guy Mannering, to which is added the Stanza sung by Miss Carew, the Scene of the Gypsies' Haunt, in the same Play, composed with an Accompaniment for the Piano Forte/ John Whitaker, written by D. Terry Esq'r -- Donald the Pride of Dumblane, A Scotch Ballad/ written by R. S. Sharp Esq'r. composed by Archibald MacGaie -- 4th edition, Jessie the Flow'r o Dumblane, a Favorite Scottish Song, written by R. Tannahill composed and dedicated to his friend James McFarlan, London/ R. A. Smith -- Scale Exercises, for the Piano Forte, Progressively Arranged with Short Introductory Rules, to facilitate a Correctness in Fingering/ A. T. Corfe.
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