Rare Books (Music)

This list contains early printed music and books about music as well as rare facsimile editions which are held in the Rare Books Collection. If you wish to view any of these works please place a request via the catalogue record or contact the Special Collections Librarian, Damian Cairns, for further information

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Pepusch, John Christopher,1667-1752.
The beggars opera, as it is performed at the Theatres Royal in Drury Lane, and Covent Garden. : for the voice, harpsichord, and violin
Printed for Harrison & Co..
[1785?].
Rare Books Collection

Micheuz, Georg.
Caprice : uber ein Motiv von Hrn. N. Paganini, fur das Piano-forte. Op.31.
Artaria.
[n.d.].
Rare Books Collection

Convito armonico : a collection of madrigals, elegies, glees, canons, catches and duets
S. Chappell.
[18--].
Rare Books Collection L

Krause, Anton.
Drei instructive Sonaten fur das Pianoforte. Op.1, No. 111.
Breitkopf & Hartel.
[n.d.].
Rare Books Collection

Duport, Jean Louis,1749-1819.
Essai sur le doigte du violoncelle, et sur la conduite de l'archet.
Cotelle.
[1845].
Rare Books Collection

Heller, Stephen,1813-1888.
[Etudes pour former au sentiment de rythme et a l'expression, piano] 25 Etuden zur Bildung des Gefuhls fur musikalischen Rhythmus und Ausdruck. 25 etudes de piano por former au sentiment du rhythme et a l'expression. Op. 47, Livr. 11..
Schlesinger.
[1849].
Rare Books Collection

Wesley, John,1703-1791.
Grounds of vocal music, ....
John Mason.
[n.d.].
Rare Books Collection

Bland, John.
The Ladies collection of catches, glees, canons, canzonets, madrigals, &c : selected from the works of the most eminent composers
R. Birchall.
[18--].
Rare Books Collection

Haydn, Joseph,1732-1809.
[Mass, Bb major (1801)] : Messe, B-dur. (Schopfungs-Messe) Faksimile nach der im Eigentum der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek befindlichen Urschrift. Veroffentlichung des Joseph Haydns-Instituts, Koln.
G. Henle-Verlag.
1957..
Rare Books Collection

Grassineau, James,d. 1769.
A musical dictionary; : being a collection of terms and characters, as well ancient as modern; including the historical, theoretical, and practical parts of music: as also, an explanation of some parts of the of the ancients; interspersed with remarks on their method and practice, and curious observations on the phoenomena of sound...
Printed for J. Wilcox, .../...
1740..
Rare Books Collection

Neue Sammlung auserlesener Klavierstucke mit angemerktem Fingersatze von Haydn, Mozart, Clementi, Pleyl, Vogler, Knecht und Andern fur Anfanger und etwas Geubtere. Vierter [und] Sechster Heft.
Gebruder Knecht.
1805-1806 [i.e. 1806-1807].
Rare Books Collection

Stevenson, John,Sir,1761-1833.
A selection of Irish melodies :with symphonies and accompaniments
I. Power's ; W. Power's.
[18--].
Rare Books Collection

Crotch, William,1775-1847.
Specimens of various styles of music :referred to in a course of lectures, read at Oxford & London, and adapted to keyed instruments
Printed for the author, by Rt. Birchall.
[1808?].
Rare Books Collection

Clementi, Muzio,1752-1832.
[Trios, piano, flute & violoncello, op.21] : Three sonatas for the piano-forte or harpsichord, with accompaniments/ for a flute & violoncello,... op.XXI. ....
Printed by Longman & Broderip, ....
[1788].
Rare Books Collection

Clementi, Muzio,1752-1832.
[Trios, piano, flute & violoncello, op.22] : Three sonatas for the piano forte or harpsichord with accompaniments for a flute and violoncello... opera XXII...
Printed by J. Dale.../...
[1788].
Rare Books Collection

Clementi, Muzio,1752-1832.
[Trios, piano, flute & violoncello, op.32] : Three sonatas, for the piano-forte with accompaniments for a flute & violoncello ad libitum... op.XXXII ...
Printed & sold by Preston & Son, ....
[1793].
Rare Books Collection