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Library of Congress Louis Charles Elson Fund

Overview
Works: 16 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 570 library holdings
Genres: Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  History 
Roles: Funder
Classifications: ML60, 780.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Library of Congress
Symbolism in the music of Bach : a lecture delivered in the Whittall Pavilion of the Library of Congress, May 23, 1955 by Karl Geiringer( Book )

4 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the meaning of music : a lecture delivered in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress, November 28, 1947 by Glen Haydon( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When everyone was fast asleep, the Fog Maiden sent a cat to carry two sleeping children off for a fantastical evening highlighted by a palace ball
The commonwealth of art : a lecture delivered in the Whittall Pavilion of the Library of Congress, April 25, 1949 by Curt Sachs( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music into words : a lecture delivered in the Whittall Pavilion of the Library of Congress, October 23, 1951 by Jacques Barzun( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music as language of emotion : a lecture by Carroll C Pratt( Recording )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Library of Congress Music Division concert, 1982-12-03] by Joseph Haydn( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Library of Congress Music Division concert, 1988-12-14] by Christopher Hogwood( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A lecture recital explaining the construction of the clavichord, its place in history, and its use by various composers. There is a short period at the end in which the performer answers questions from the audience
Music as the language of emotion : a lecture delivered in the Whittall Pavilion of the Library of Congress, December 21, 1950 by Carroll C Pratt( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

String quartet: the dark horse of contemporary music by Peter Schickele( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Professor Schickele's presentation, illustrated with musical examples, will focus on 'how the most European-rooted musical genre, the string quartet, has come from behind in the race to embrace diverse cultural influences.'"
The classical music "crisis" and what to do about it by Joseph Horowitz( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Library of Congress Music Division concert, 1986-06-22] by Franz Liszt( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Library of Congress Music Division concert, 1986-06-28] by Christopher O'Riley( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Writing about music in a time of change by Tim Page( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Library of Congress Music Division concert, 1978-10-07, 8:00 p.m.] by Elliott Carter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Library of Congress Music Division concert, 1982-12-02] by H. C. Robbins Landon( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lecture by music scholar H.C. Robbins Landon on the use of the fortepiano in the compositions of Joseph Haydn
[Library of Congress Music Division concert, 1978-10-07, 4:00 p.m.] by Elliott Carter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Elson Fund in the Library of Congress

Elson Memorial Fund in the Library of Congress

Louis C. Elson Memorial Fund in the Library of Congress

Louis Charles Elson Fund in the Library of Congress

Louis Charles Elson Memorial Fund in the Library of Congress

Languages
English (20)