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Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts

Resources digitised by the Library Digitisation Unit, University of Southampton

This collection brings together primary source material for music making in private homes in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.  It can be compared with and used alongside the University of Southampton's Austen Family Music Books collection, which features similar domestic musical materials from the same period.



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Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gray, Robert, former owner; Gray, George, former owner
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Bound volume of 47 pieces, probably compiled by Robert Gray, Teacher of Dancing, and George Gray
Topics: Piano music, Dance music
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Volume of sheet music collected by Miss Sprot
Topics: Piano music, Songs (Piano), Arranged, Dances (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
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Topics: Piano music, Songs (Piano), Arranged
University of Southampton Library
by Fielding, Anna Maria; Rose, Adrian, former owner
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Contents copied on to a 12-stave ruled music manuscript notebook. Includes Welsh, Irish and Scottish songs as well as excerpts from poems With an unfinished manuscript index on front free endpaper, part written in pencil, partly in pen Contents: French. Waters of Elle -- Clarke, John. The Coronach -- Phillips, J. From her whose every smile is love -- Hook. The silver moon -- [sketch of right hand only of some triple music patterns in a different hand] -- Mozart, W.A. Vedrai Carino, aria in Don...
Topics: Music, Piano music
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Shirreff, Jane, former owner; Shirreff, Mary Anne, former owner
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One of six volumes of sheet music collected by the Misses Jane and Mary Anne Shirreff of Deptford, Kent and Stradmore, Cardiganshire Contents: Latour, T. Imitations of many of the most eminent professors, in twenty six variations on the Gavot in Achille et Deidamie for the piano forte with an accompaniment for the flute (ad libitum), [n.d.] -- Latour, T. The nightingale, a favorite military rondo, with twelve variations for the piano forte with an accompaniment for the flute ad libitum, [n.d.]...
Topics: Piano music, Songs (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Shirreff, Jane, former owner; Shirreff, Mary Anne, former owner
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One of six volumes of sheet music collected by the Misses Jane and Mary Anne Shirreff of Deptford, Kent and Stradmore, Cardiganshire
Topics: Piano music, Songs (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Spine title: Songs 1 Collection of 56 pieces of sheet music Partial list of composers added in pencil on front free endpaper Contents: Storace, Stephen. Tho' pleasure swell the jovial cry ... in Mahmoud, [n.d.] -- Daughter of Gods, [n.d.] -- Arnold. The hardy sailor. A favorite song in the Castle of Andalusia, [n.d.] -- Carter. The sea fight, [n.d.] -- Summer, [n.d.] -- Bayley, John and Spofforth, Reginald. The death of Anna, [n.d.] -- Shield, William. Golden treasures ... in the opera of...
Topic: Songs (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Benett, Anna Maria
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1 manuscript ; 23.8 x 29.5 cm
Topics: Music, Manuscripts, Piano music, Scores, Music -- Manuscripts, Piano music -- Scores
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Shirreff, Jane, former owner; Shirreff, Mary Anne, former owner
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One of six volumes of sheet music collected by the Misses Jane and Mary Anne Shirreff of Deptford, Kent and Stradmore, Cardiganshire Contents: Steibelt, D. The favorite rondo for the piano forte in which is introduced the celebrated description of a storm, [n.d.] -- Mozart, W. A. Air with variations for the piano forte, [n.d.] -- Mozart W. A., arr. Mazzinghi, J. Mozart's overture to La clemenza di Tito, two performances on the piano forte with accompaniments for flute and violoncello, [n.d.] --...
Topics: Piano music, Songs (Piano), Arranged
University of Southampton Library
by Allen, Henry; Brooks, Jeanice; Everist, Mark
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Songs composed by Allen, Ball, Bellini, Bubb, Gabussi, Handel, Hudson, Linley, Macfarren, Mercadante, Meyerbeer, Mozart, Rossini, Sevem and Weber Full text of document accessible via the link below. Digitised content created by University of Southampton Library Digitisation Unit Owner of source material: Professor Jeanice Brooks & Professor Mark Everist 11 A full bibliographic record is available from the University of Southampton Library catalogue .
University of Southampton Library
by Ellis, Penelope; Brooks, Jeanice; Everist, Mark
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Songs composed by Bishop, Blangini, Braham, Miss Davis, Donizetti, Handel, Jomelli, Knight, Mercadante, Millar, Mozart, Nelson, Nicolini, Nielson, Parry, Puzzi, Rooke, Spohr, Stockhausen, Strauss and Zingarelli Full text of document accessible via the link below. Digitised content created by University of Southampton Library Digitisation Unit Owner of source material: Professor Jeanice Brooks & Professor Mark Everist 11 A full bibliographic record is available from the University of...
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Shirreff, Jane, former owner; Shirreff, Mary Anne, former owner
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One of six volumes of sheet music collected by the Misses Jane and Mary Anne Shirreff of Deptford, Kent and Stradmore, Cardiganshire
Topics: Piano music, Songs (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Collection of 35 pieices of sheet music, many signed and dated by Thomas Gladstone A full bibliographic record is available from the University of Southampton Library catalogue .
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Spine title: Italian songs
Topic: Songs (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Spine title: Songs 2
Topic: Songs (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Boyd, Hester, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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A full bibliographic record is available from the University of Southampton Library catalogue .
University of Southampton Library
by Fielding, Anna Maria; Rose, Adrian, former owner
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Contents copied on to 10-stave printed music manuscript paper No dated items, but inscription on p. 8 suggests manuscript written c.1814-1815 as Anna Maria Fielding moved from the Graige in 1815 Many pages heavily cut in binding Pages numbered from verso of first music page. Recto is discoloured suggesting this may originally have been the outer cover. Original pagination in hand of Anna Maria Fielding continues to p. 48 (of 86 p. total) Contents: [No title – incipit ‘In yon thick shaded...
Topics: Music, Piano music
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809
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Spine title: Haydn 1
Topic: Symphonies (Piano, four hands), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Whitford, A., former owner
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Volume of sheet music; some items inscribed: Miss A. Whitford
Topics: Piano music, Songs (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gooch, Frederick. Cathedral chants
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Dated from British Library catalogue
Topic: Anglican chants
Binding: "Hester Boyd" on plaque on front cover
Binding: "Hester Boyd" on plaque on front cover
Binding: "Hester Boyd" on plaque on front cover
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809
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Spine title: Haydn 1
Topic: Symphonies (Piano, four hands), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Graham, Miss, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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With an index of contents added in ink on flyleaf Contents: Bishop, Henry R. Overture to Guy Mannering, or, The gipsey's prophecy, [n.d.] -- Diabelli, A. Six opera overtures. No. 2. Zampa, [n.d.] -- Rossini, Gioachino, arr. Diabelli, A. Six Italian overtures. No. 6. Il tancredi, [n.d.] -- Auber, Daniel. The favorite overture to the opera of Fra Diavolo, [n.d.] -- Czerny, Charles. Rondoletto brilliant pour le piano forte, sur la danse espagnole favorite La cachucha, [n.d.] -- Beethoven, Ludvig...
Topic: Overtures (Piano), Arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Graham, Miss, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Collection of 16 pieces of sheet music With an index of contents added in ink on flyleaf Contents: Lowrie, A. The blue bell quadrilles, consisting of popular Scotch airs, [n.d.] -- Cunningham, William. Royal Scotch galopade quadrilles, [1835?] -- Lemointe, Henry. Hommage aux dammes, six sets of hen quadrilles for the piano forte, [n.d.] -- Cunningham, William. Fourth set of Caledonian quadrilles ... arranged for the piano forte or harp, [n.d.] -- [Five] Royal Ensign quadrilles, [n.d.] --...
Topics: Quadrilles, Piano music
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1 score [2], 32, [2] p. ; 34 cm
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Spine title: Sacred songs, English
Topic: Sacred songs (Low voice) with piano
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Graham, Miss, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Collection of 11 pieces of sheet music
Topic: Piano music
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Spine title: Italian duets and trios
Topics: Piano music, Vocal duets with piano, Vocal trios with piano
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Spine title: English songs
Topic: Songs (Piano), arranged
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Spine title: Italian duets
Topic: Vocal duets with piano
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Boyd, Hester, former owmer. UK-SoUHL
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With an index of contents added in ink on front free endpaper
Domestic Sheet Music and Manuscripts
by Gladstone, Thomas, Sir, 1804-1889, former owner. UK-SoUHL; Gladstone, Louisa, Lady, 1816-1901, former owner. UK-SoUHL
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Spine title: Piano Forte
Topic: Piano music