Eliza Wesley's Musical Autograph Album (Various)

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Thingy Person (2019/6/29)

Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1836-95).
Misc. Notes The British Library, London (GB-Lbl): Add MS 35026
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Work Title Eliza Wesley's Musical Autograph Album
Alternative. Title
Composer Various
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IV 21
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Various pieces added between 1836 and 1895, including:
  • Wesley: Orpheus could lead the savage Race (from Dryden's Ode on St Cecilia's Day)
  • Dragonetti: Il nome indovinato
  • Lindley: Moderato in F minor
  • Novello: Chant for the Litany
  • Crotch: Fugue in F-sharp minor (subject based on a theme by Cramer)
  • Gauntlett: Serenade. When the night-bird is singing
  • Moscheles: Capriccio. Allegro con spirito
  • Attwood: Amen
  • Benedict: Andante
  • Bach: Puzzle Canon (in the hand of Dr. Schlemmer)
  • Adams I: Moderato in A-flat major
  • John Kendryck Pyne: Allegro Moderato
  • Cooke: Friendship, may this home to thee
  • Barnett: Allegro Appasionato, for string quartet
  • Balfe: The Siege of Rochelle - Prayer
  • Bull: Violin Capriccio
  • Mori: Violin Cadenza
  • Thalberg: Fragment
  • Isaac Hitchen: Aria for piano
  • Addio Theresa, in the hand of Giuditta Pasta
  • Lablache: Fragment for piano
  • Dreyschock: Fragment for piano
  • Giulia Grisi: Fragment
  • Costa: "Domine, dimitte illis qui nesciunt quid faciunt" (fragment)
  • Kyrie, in the hand of H. Philips
  • Elizabeth Rainforth: Fragment for soprano
  • Cramer: Moderato Assai in G major, for piano
  • Bishop: Benedictus qui Venit (canon, 4 in 2)
  • Henry Adams: Une Bagatelle, for piano
  • Hawes: I'll speak of thee (fragment)
  • Harper: Short melody for a brass instrument
  • Neate: Andante con affetto in A
  • Cramer: Violin Capriccio
  • Charlotte Ann Birch: Bright be the place of thy soul
  • Parry: Mama is so very particular
  • Musard: Beginning of a quadrille
  • Potter: Impromptu
  • Weber: Capriccietto for piano
  • Ernst: Violin solo in E
  • Heller: Nuits Blanches, Op.82 No.11: Serenade (first 8 bars)
  • Bellini: I puritani. The melody of 'A te, o cara.' In the hand of Giovanni Battista Rubini.
  • Antonio Tamburini: Fragment of an Andante
  • Eugene Tamberlick: signature
  • Staudigl: Wer diesen canon singen kann (enharmonic canon for 4 voices)
  • And others
Language English, German?
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano / piano solo / 2-3 voice canons with open instrumentation / choral works / various others

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According to the British Library, some of these are fragments only.