[Binder's Collection: Schieffelin, Book 2]

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Bound compilation of sheet music with the surname Schieffelin attached. The collection was bound in Yonkers, New York, which strongly suggests a location for the owner, and digitized historical newspapers and genealogical records do show a prominent Schieffelin family in that city. Three quarters of the titles in the volume are variations, of which five were composed from various sources by Henri Herz. The collection includes a variety of publishers and locations in Europe and the United States. Where dates can be determined, they range from 1821 through the 1840s.

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270 p. ; 32 cm.

Creation Information

Schieffelin 1821/1849.

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This score is part of the collection entitled: UNT Music Library General Collection and was provided by the UNT Music Library to the UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 11 times. More information about this score can be viewed below.

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  • Hünten, William arranger of Aurora che sorgerai: with brilliant variations for the piano forte, the sixth selection in M21.H37 1830z.

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Composers

  • Herz, Henri, 1803-1888 composer of Variations brillantes (La violette de Carafa, op. 48), Variations brillantes di bravura (Pré aux Clercs de Herold, op. 76), Aurora che sorgerai: with brilliant variations for the piano forte, Grand variations on a favorite air of the Swiss family, and Variations brillantes (dernière valse de C.M. de Weber, op. 51), the third and fifth through eighth selections in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Czerny, Carl, 1791-1857 composer of Austrian waltz with brilliant variations for the piano forte and Introduction et variations brillantes sur la marche favorite de l'opera Gli Arabi nelle Gallie de Pacini, pour le piano forte, op. 234, the first and ninth selections in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Fesca, Alexander, 1820-1849 composer of Fantasie et variations: pour le pianoforte: sur des motifs de l'opéra La Sonnambula de Bellini, oeuv. 9, the twelfth selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Kalkbrenner, Friedrich Wilhelm Michael, 1785-1849 composer of Gage d'amitié: grand rondo brillant précedé d'une introduction pour le piano forté, oeuvre 66, the tenth selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Moscheles, Ignaz, 1794-1870 composer of Fantaisie et variations sur l'air favori: Au clair de la lune, pour le forte-piano, oeuvre 50, the fourth selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Ries, Ferdinand, 1784-1838 composer of Rondeau brillant, pour le piano forte, op. 144, the second selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Thalberg, Sigismond, 1812-1871 composer of Grand fantasia for the piano forte on the celebrated prayer in Rossini's opera Mose, op. 33, the eleventh selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835 composer of source material for Fantasie et variations: pour le pianoforte: sur des motifs de l'opéra La Sonnambula de Bellini, oeuv. 9, the twelfth selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Carafa, Michele, 1787-1872 composer of source material for Variations brillantes (La violette de Carafa, op. 48), the third selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Hérold, Ferdinand, 1791-1833 composer of source material for Variations brillantes di bravura (Pré aux Clercs de Herold, op. 76), the fifth selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868 composer of source material for Aurora che sorgerai: with brilliant variations for the piano forte, and Grand fantasia for the piano forte on the celebrated prayer in Rossini's opera Mose, op. 33, the sixth and eleventh selections in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Pacini, Giovanni, 1796-1867 composer of source material for Introduction et variations brillantes sur la marche favorite de l'opera Gli Arabi nelle Gallie de Pacini, pour le piano forte, op. 234, the ninth selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826 composer of source material for Variations brillantes (dernière valse de C.M. de Weber, op. 51), the eighth selection in M21.H37 1830z.
  • Weigl, Joseph, 1766-1846 composer of source material for Grand variations on a favorite air of the Swiss family, the seventh selection in M21.H37 1830z.

Publishers

  • Schlesinger
    Publisher Info: publisher of Fantaisie et variations sur l'air favori: Au clair de la lune, pour le forte-piano, oeuvre 50 (4) and Gage d'amitié: grand rondo brillant précedé d'une introduction pour le piano forté, oeuvre 66 (10, Paris and Berlin) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: Paris
  • Alex Robertson
    Publisher Info: publisher of Grand variations on a favorite air of the Swiss family (7) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: Edinburgh
  • Cramer Addison & Beale
    Publisher Info: publisher of Grand fantasia for the piano forte on the celebrated prayer in Rossini's opera Mose, op. 33 (11) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: London
  • Fils de B. Schott
    Publisher Info: publisher of Variations brillantes di bravura (Pré aux Clercs de Herold, op. 76) (5) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: Mayence; Anvers
  • G.M. Meyer
    Publisher Info: publisher of Fantasie et variations: pour le pianoforte: sur des motifs de l'opéra La Sonnambula de Bellini, oeuv. 9 (12) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: Bronsvic [Braunschweig]
  • I. Willis & Co.
    Publisher Info: publisher of Aurora che sorgerai: with brilliant variations for the piano forte (6)
    Place of Publication: London
  • J. Balls
    Publisher Info: publisher of Austrian waltz with brilliant variations for the piano forte (1) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: London
  • Kretschmar & Nunns
    Publisher Info: publisher of Variations brillantes (La violette de Carafa, op. 48) (3) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: Philadelphia
  • Simrock
    Publisher Info: co-publisher of Variations brillantes (dernière valse de C.M. de Weber, op. 51) (8) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: Bonn
  • J. Meissonnier
    Publisher Info: co-publisher of Variations brillantes (dernière valse de C.M. de Weber, op. 51) (8) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: Paris
  • Wessel
    Publisher Info: publisher of Rondeau brillant, pour le piano forte, op. 144; Ries (2) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: London
  • Wessel and Co.
    Publisher Info: publisher of Introduction et variations brillantes sur la marche favorite de l'opera Gli Arabi nelle Gallie de Pacini, pour le piano forte, op. 234 (9) in M21.H37 1830z.
    Place of Publication: London

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Bound compilation of sheet music with the surname Schieffelin attached. The collection was bound in Yonkers, New York, which strongly suggests a location for the owner, and digitized historical newspapers and genealogical records do show a prominent Schieffelin family in that city. Three quarters of the titles in the volume are variations, of which five were composed from various sources by Henri Herz. The collection includes a variety of publishers and locations in Europe and the United States. Where dates can be determined, they range from 1821 through the 1840s.

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270 p. ; 32 cm.

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  • 1821/1849

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  • Aug. 20, 2020, 9:08 p.m.

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Schieffelin. [Binder's Collection: Schieffelin, Book 2], score, 1821/1849; Paris. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1706061/: accessed October 6, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.

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