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Price: $350.00

Excellent condition

The Italian composer autographs and inscribes the score of his 1919 three song cycle to opera soprano Gina Ciaparelli-Viafora.  Alfano’s song cycle was his first set to three poems by the Bengali polymath, musician and poet, Rabindrath Tagore.

Alfano, Franco autographed score of his “Tre Poemi” for voice & piano

Price: $350.00

Excellent condition

The composer of huge hits like “Over the Rainbow”, “Blues in the Night”, “Stormy Weather” and “Get Happy” sends a first edition of the Simon And Schuster 1960 The George and Ira Gershwin Song Book to friends.

Arlen, Harold autographed first edition of the Gershwin Song Book

Price: $1500.00

Fine condition

Impossibly rare large original autographed photograph of the late Romantic Swedish composer with a 3 bar musical quotation of his 1901 work, “Sorg, Air Melancolique for Clavier”, in B Minor, Op. 14.  Perhaps the best known Swedish composer.

Alfvén, Hugo autographed presentation photograph with musical quotation

Price: $2500.00

Near mint condition

The composer writes to his publisher of the time, Adolphe Catelin requesting copies of the scores for “Cinq Mai”, “Roi Lear” and “Romeo et Juliette”.  Berlioz had a contentious relationship with Catelin as he did not advertise his works. With cdv.

Berlioz, Hector one page autographed letter to his publisher, 1840

Price: $300.00

Fine condition

The composer autographs the first American edition of his Vocalise. The original score was published in France in 1929 and Copland took back the copyright in 1956 and assigned it to Boosey & Hawkes in 1957. One of his most enduring works.

Copland, Aaron autographed piano-vocal score of his Vocalise, 1977

Price: $450.00

Near mint condition

Autographed first edition full score of Copland’s 1964 work for concert band, the only work he wrote for that orchestration.  Copland only agreed to write the work when he was assured that at least 200 bands would purchase and perform the work.

Copland, Aaron autographed partitur score of Emblems for Concert Band