3 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Composers--Autographs.

  1. Edward and Clara Steuermann collection, 1922-1981

    approximately 2000 items ; 46 boxes ; 16 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Edward Steuermann (1892-1964) was a pianist, composer, and teacher; his wife Clara Steuermann (1922-1982) was a pianist and music librarian. The collection includes music manuscripts (holograph scores and sketches) and printed music, writings of Edward Steuermann, and correspondence of Edward and Clara Steuermann. The music includes most of Steuermann's compositions, his arrangements of works by...

  2. Glenn Dillard Gunn collection, 1874-1961

    approximately 750 items ; 14 boxes ; 4.5 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Glenn Dillard Gunn was an American pianist, conductor, music critic, and teacher. The collection contains correspondence from musical figures such as, Ferruccio Busoni, Teresa Careño, Percy Grainger, and Moriz Rosenthal. There are also photographs, many with autograph inscriptions, including those of Claude Debussy, Victor Herbert, and John McCormack. The collection also includes music...

  3. George and Ira Gershwin collection, 1895-2008

    60,415 items ; 143 containers ; 64 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Composer George Gershwin (1898-1937) and his lyricist brother Ira (1896-1983) wrote some of the most significant American popular songs of the first half of the twentieth century. Working with novelist and poet DuBose Heyward, they created the great American opera Porgy and Bess. Additionally, George Gershwin composed several singularly American concert works, including An American in Paris and...