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Arrangements by Richard Buchmayer of 17th- and 18th-cent. music, and papers belonging to him

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MS. Mus. c. 401

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ii + 249 leaves.

(fols. 1-20) Johann Sebastian Bach: 'Sonate in E dur für Klavier und Violine', BWV 1016.

(fols. 22-26) Johannes Reickert: 'Suite im alten Stil', for keyboard instrument. Autograph dedicated to Buchmayer.

(fols. 27-78v) Christian Ritter: 'Solo Kantate, O amantissime sponse, Jesu'. Score and copyists' parts.

(fols. 82-165) Nikolaus Bruhns: transcript by Buchmayer of cantatas and motets listed by Eitner, Quellen-Lexikon II, 1900, p. 210. Incomplete.

(fol. 167) Richard Buchmayer: Song, 'Vom Strande'.

(fol. 168) [Richard Buchmayer?]: 'Salve Regina' for 3 voices, S. S. A.

(fols. 169-176) Programmes and press cuttings of Buchmayer's concerts.

(fols. 177-236) Piano transcriptions of French 17th-cent. dances, in two books, the first a partial copy of the second.

(fols. 237-248) Piano transcriptions from German 17th- and 18th-cent. sources, and (fol. 248) 'Greensleeves', arranged for voice and piano.


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251 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • German
  • French

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MS. Mus. c. 401

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CMD ID 16686


Arrangements by Richard Buchmayer (1856-1934) of 17th- and 18th-cent. music, and papers belonging to him, n.d.

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Custodial History

Owned by Wera Zeltwitz-Liebenstein.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Wera Zeltwitz-Liebenstein's daughter, Mrs Nadene Blake, 1978.

Arrangements by Richard Buchmayer of 17th- and 18th cent. music, and papers belonging to him
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