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  • Alban Berg: Prologue to his opera Lulu

    Manuscript Created date: 1934

    This manuscript of the prologue to Alban Berg’s opera Lulu was presented by the composer to Arnold Schoenberg, to whom t...

  • Aleksandr Mosolov: Zavod

    Printed music Created date: 1926-1927

    The Russian composer Aleksandr Mosolov was born in Kiev on 29 July 1900 and died in Moscow on 12 July 1973. He received...

  • Arnold Schoenberg: Five Orchestral Pieces, op.16

    Manuscript Created date: 1909-1910

    This is a fair manuscript copy of three pieces (1, 3, 4 and 5, bars 1-16) from Arnold Schoenberg’s Fünf Orchesterstücke,...

  • Arnold Schoenberg: Klavierstück, op.33a

    Manuscript Created date: April 1929

    It was Christmas Day 1928 when Arnold Schoenberg (1874–1951) began this Klavierstück (literally, piano piece). He finish...

  • Arthur Lourié: The Piano in the Nursery

    Printed music Created date: 1917

    The Russian composer Arthur Lourié played an important role in music educational reforms in the early years follo...

  • Autograph score of Elgar’s ‘Enigma’ Variations

    Manuscript Created date: 1899

    Edward Elgar’s Variations on an Original Theme, op.36 or 'Enigma' Variations as they are known today was the first work ...

  • Beecham talks about Delius

    Sound recording Created date: 1959. Broadcast 1965

    The eminent conductor, Sir Thomas Beecham, was an important promoter of the music of English composer Frederick Delius, ...

  • Benjamin Britten: Night Mail

    Manuscript Created date: 1936

    Night Mail is a documentary film that follows the distribution route of the postal train from London to Aberdeen. It was...

  • Benjamin Britten: War Requiem

    Manuscript Created date: 1961

    Benjamin Britten’s draft score for the War Requiem is dated at the end ‘Aldeburgh Dec. 20th 1961’. In accordance with Br...

  • 'Berceuse' from Stravinsky's Firebird

    Manuscript Created date: 1910

    The Firebird (Zhar’ptitsa, or L’Oiseau de Feu) is the work that made Stravinsky famous and remains one of his most popul...

  • Britten: The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

    Manuscript Created date: 1946

    The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra originated as music for an educational film, Instruments of the Orchestra (194...

  • Béla Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra

    Printed music Created date: 1944

    The Concerto for Orchestra was commissioned by the conductor Sergei Koussevitsky in May 1943, composed by Béla Ba...

  • Claude Debussy: 'Brouillards'

    Manuscript Created date: December 1911

    Claude Debussy’s two books of preludes hold a special place in the piano repertoire, along with the cycle of 24 preludes...

  • Delius: Cello Sonata (manuscript)

    Manuscript Created date: 1916?

    This wartime Cello Sonata (1916), by the English composer Frederick Delius, was written for the cellist Beatrice Harriso...

  • Delius: Cello Sonata (recording)

    Sound recording Created date: 1926 (re-released by Symposium Records in 1992)

    This wartime Cello Sonata (1916), by the English composer Frederick Delius, was written for the cellist Beatrice Harriso...