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WE GUARANTEE ALL ITEMS AUTHENTIC, WITHOUT TIME LIMITATION TO THE ORIGINAL PURCHASER.

WE MAINTAIN A WIDE SELECTION OF AUTOGRAPHED MATERIAL IN THE CLASSICAL MUSIC, JAZZ AND OPERA FIELD, PLEASE INQUIRE ABOUT ADDITIONAL ITEMS NOT SHOWN.

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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: $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

Price: $100.00

Mint condition

Original 1960’s photograph of the Italian composer conducting a recording session.  Berio a pianist by training moved to conducting due to an injury.  His recorded legacy of his own works and arrangements are significant.  Superd image!

Berio, Luciano autographed original photograph conducting c. 1960’s

Price: $400.00

Near mint condition

The composer writes about a review by the journal Le Ménestrel of the “young” Sigrid Arnoldson who became the toast of the Opera Comique in 1887.  He was preparing her to sing the role of Lakmé for the 100th performance when he died.  

Delibes, Léo three page autographed letter signed, c. 1887 - 1890

Price: $100.00

Mint condition

Original 1960’s photograph of the German composer conducting a recording session.  Several of Egk’s works are well performed.  His first rate musical legacy will always be tarnished for composing for the Nazi’s despite never joining their party.

Egk, Werner autographed conducting photograph c. 1960’s