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Russian and early Soviet sheet music collection, 1904-1938

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Call No.: BAR#0543
Bib ID 10290450 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Afanasʹev, I︠U︡. V. (I︠U︡riĭ Vasilʹevich) ; Albéniz, Isaac, 1860-1909 ; Ananev, V. ; Anatolʹev, An. ; Arkhangelʹskiĭ, Aleksandr Andreevich, 1846-1924 ; Asher, Leo ; Baynes, Sydney, 1879-1938 ; B-iĭ, L., 1896-1953 ; Bekkerʹ, V., 1859?-1926 ; Belyĭ, V. (Viktor), 1904-1983 ; Benatzky, Ralph, 1884-1957 ; Berbor ; Berezovskiĭ, G. A. ; Bessmertnyĭ, Mikhail ; Blanter, Matveĭ ; Borodin, Aleksandr Porfirʹevich, 1833-1887 ; Branzburg, R. ; Bruk, G. (Genrikh) ; Christie, George, 1873-1949 ; Čiurlionis, Mikalojus Konstantinas, 1875-1911 ; Borel-Clerc, Charles ; Davidenko, A (Aleksandr), 1899-1934 ; Doloire, Émile, -1924 ; Drizo, Lev ; Dunaevskiĭ, Isaak Osipovich, 1900-1955 ; Dzerzhinskiĭ, Ivan, 1909-1978 ; Egen, Austin ; Ėrlikh, Polʹ ; Fisher, Fred, 1875-1942 ; Fomin, Boris Ivanovich, 1900-1948 ; Galev, F. ; Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich, 1865-1936 ; Gori͡anova, A. ; Granados, Enrique, 1867-1916 ; Grechaninov, Aleksandr Tikhonovich, 1864-1956 ; Grin, I͡Uriĭ ; Gurvich, Aleksandr ; Handy, W. C (William Christopher), 1873-1958 ; Ippolitov-Ivanov, Mikhail Mikhaĭlovich, 1859-1935 ; Kabalevsky, Dmitry Borisovich, 1904-1987 ; Kagan, Jakub, 1896-1942? ; Kálmán, Emmerich, 1882-1953 ; Kamenskīĭ, N. I. ; Katscher, Robert, 1894-1942 ; Khachaturi͡an, Aram, 1903-1978 ; Khaĭt, I͡Uliĭ ; King, Robert, 1862-1932 ; Kolp, Dzh. ; Ḳompaneyets, Zinoṿi, 1902-1987 ; Koposov, A (Alekseĭ), 1902-1967 ; Korchmarev, Klimentiĭ, 1899-1958 ; Kovner, Iosif ; Kozlovskiĭ, A. (Alekseĭ), 1905-1977 ; Krasev, Mikhail Ivanovich, 1898-1957 ; Krausz, Michael, (Composer) ; Krenek, Ernst, 1900-1991 ; Kruchinin, Valentin ; Lazarev, M. ; Lehár, Franz, 1838-1898 ; Levin, Aleksandr (Aleksandr Arkadʹevich) ; Levin, A. L. ; Levin, Miron ; Lincke, Paul, 1866-1946 ; Lipatov, Vasiliĭ ; Lobachev, Grigoriĭ Grigorʹevich, 1888-1953 ; Lyadov, Anatoly Konstantinovich, 1855-1914 ; Maĭman, Zinoviĭ ; Mashkevich, Grigoriĭ ; Medtner, Nikolay Karlovich, 1880-1951 ; Mervolʹf, R. I (Rudolʹf Ivanovich), 1887-1942 ; Mi͡askovskiĭ, N (Nikolaĭ), 1881-1950 ; Midav Amid, K. ; Mili͡utin, I͡U (I͡Uriĭ), 1903-1968 ; Mint͡s, Oskar, (Composer) ; Moret, Neil, 1878-1943 ; Nakhabin, V (Volodymyr), 1910-1967 ; Neĭd, Maks ; Nikolaevskiĭ, M (Matveĭ), 1882-1942 ; Nivelʹskiĭ, M. ; Nossowker, J. ; O., S. M. ; Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880 ; Orlanskiĭ, Sergeĭ ; Padilla, José, 1889-1960 ; Pereselent͡sev, Anatoliĭ ; Pokrass, Dm (Dmitriĭ), 1899-1978 ; Polonskiĭ, Artur, 1899-1989 ; Prisovskīĭ, V. A., 1861-1917 ; Prit͡sker, D (David), 1902-1978 ; Prozorov, B. A. ; Prozorovskiĭ, B. A. ; Ranzato, Virgilio ; Rauf, M. ; Ri͡abov, A. P (Alekseĭ Panteleĭmonovich), 1899-1955 ; Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908 ; Robledo, Julian ; Rogar, Alf ; Roĭzentur, I. M. ; Rokhman, Leo ; Roslavet͡s, Nikolaĭ, 1881-1944 ; Rukin, P. ; Sat͡s, Ilʹi͡a, 1875-1912 ; Shekhter, B. S (Boris Semyonovich), 1900-1961 ; Shtamm, Vladimir Lʹvovich ; Shulʹgin, L. ; Shvart͡s, Lev Aleksandrovich, 1898-1962 ; Sizov, N (Nikolaĭ), 1886-1962 ; Skomarovskiĭ, Aleksandr ; Starokadomskiĭ, Mikhail Leonidovich, 1901-1954 ; Stolz, Robert, 1880-1975 ; Storoni, J. ; Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 ; Strelʹnikov, N (Nikolaĭ), 1888-1939 ; Szabó, Ferenc, 1902-1969 ; Tartakovsʹkyĭ, S (Semen), 1901-1965 ; Tikhonova, Olʹga ; Tramp, Dzhimmi ; T͡Sfasman, A (Aleksandr), 1906-1971 ; Turankoŭ, Ali͡akseĭ I͡Aŭlampavich, 1886-1958 ; Vaksmut, N. ; Valverde, Joaquín, 1846-1910 ; Valverde, Joaquín, 1875-1918 ; Vasilʹev-Buglaĭ, Dmitriĭ Stepanovich, 1888-1956 ; Vertinskiĭ, Aleksandr ; Vi͡ulʹter, A. ; Vulʹfman, Vl (Vladimir), 1895-1974 ; Williams, Douglas, (Composer) ; Youmans, Vincent, 1898-1946 ; Zauer, Leonid ; Zhak, Samuil ; Zharkovskiĭ, E (Evgeniĭ), 1906-1985 ; Zuev, Aleksandr, (Composer) ; Berkovich, Grigoriĭ Borisovich, 1905-1976 ; Bilibin, Ivan I︠A︡kovlevich, 1876-1942 ; Bograd, Izrailʹ Davidovich, 1899-1938 ; Bondarenko, Hryhoriĭ, 1892-1969 ; Egorov, Vladimir Evgenʹevich, 1878-1960 ; Ėrdman, Boris ; Frolov, Aleksandr Ivanovich, 1903- ; Golʹshteĭn, Evgeniĭ Mikhaĭlovich ; Kashcheev, N. ; Karʹelli-Tager, M. ; Lėn, A. ; Litvak, Maksim Mikhaĭlovich, 1889- ; Loginov, M. ; Meĭ, I͡Evhen ; Mironov, K. ; Rogachev, N., 1890-1954 ; Shtamm, Vladimir Lʹvovich ; Titov, B. B (Boris Borisovich), 1897-1951 ; Zdanevich, Kirill, 1892-1969 ; Aduev, Nikolaĭ ; Aseev, Nikolaĭ, 1889-1963 ; Berdnikov, I͡A. (I͡Akov), 1889-1940 ; Berezko, Georgiĭ, 1905-1982 ; Bezymenskiĭ, A (Aleksandr), 1898-1973 ; Blazhevich, Olʹga ; Bolotin, Samuil ; Borisov, B. S., 1873-1939 ; Brammer, Julius ; Bytovoĭ, Semen Mikhaĭlovich ; Churkin, Aleksandr, 1903-1971 ; D'aktilʹ, A., 1890-1942 ; Esenin, Sergeĭ Aleksandrovich, 1895-1925 ; Frenkelʹ, Ilʹi͡a ; Galla, Asta ; Gerken, E. ; German, Pavel, 1894-1952 ; Glob, Andreĭ ; Grünewald, Alfred, 1884-1941 ; Kovynev, Boris ; Lebedev-Kumach, Vasiliĭ, 1898-1949 ; Lenskīĭ, Vl. ; Li͡ubimov, G. P. ; Mayakovsky, Vladimir, 1893-1930 ; Osenin, Oskar ; Paleĭ, Vladimir, kni͡azʹ, 1896-1918 ; Platov, A. M., 1893- ; Plyskunivsʹkyĭ, H. ; Pomorskiĭ, Aleksandr, 1891-1977 ; Pronskiĭ, Boris Nikolaevich ; Podrevskiĭ, K. N. ; Rezchikov, V. ; Sikorskai͡a, T. ; Spiro, S. ; Surkov, A. A (Alekseĭ Aleksandrovich), 1899-1983 ; Ugri͡umov, Dmitriĭ, 1909-1973 ; Vasilʹev, S. ; Verhaeren, Emile, 1855-1916 ; Vʹi͡ugin, A. ; Zverev, V.
Title Russian and early Soviet sheet music collection, 1904-1938
Physical Description 266 items
Language(s) Russian .
Access

Some items may lack pages

Housed in case

Rare Book copy: Shelved in the Bakhmeteff Archive which maintains a detailed finding aid of the collection

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged in one series.

Description

Summary

A collection of 266 Russian and early Soviet music scores published from 1904 to 1938. Numerous composers and lyricists (primarily Russian but also European and American) are represented. Most scores were published in Moscow or Leningrad. Other imprints include Rostov-na-Donu, Kiev, Kharʹkov, and Tiflis. Most scores are popular music, jazz or dance music. The covers were designed by many different artists. The collection includes musical settings of poems by Esenin, Lebedev-Kumach and Mayakovsky among others.

A collection of 173 Russian and early Soviet music scores published from 1904 to 1938. Numerous composers and lyricists (primarily Russian but also European and American) are represented. Most scores were published in Moscow or Leningrad. Other imprints include Rostov-na-Donu, Kiev, Kharʹkov, and Tiflis. Most scores are popular music, jazz or dance music. The covers were designed by many different artists. The collection includes musical settings of poems by Esenin, Lebedev-Kumach and Mayakovsky among others.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Conditions Governing Access

Some items may lack pages

Housed in case

Rare Book copy: Shelved in the Bakhmeteff Archive which maintains a detailed finding aid of the collection

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Russian and Early Soviet Sheet Music Collection; Box and Folder; Bakhmeteff Archive; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Collection processed June 2015 Tyler Green GSAS 2015

Finding aid written August 2015 Adrien Hilton

Revision Description

2015-08-29 xml document instance created by Adrien Hilton.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sheet music Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Aduev, Nikolaĭ Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Aseev, Nikolaĭ, 1889-1963 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Berdnikov, I͡A. (I͡Akov), 1889-1940 -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Berezko, Georgiĭ, 1905-1982 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bezymenskiĭ, A (Aleksandr), 1898-1973 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Blazhevich, Olʹga Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bolotin, Samuil Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Borisov, B. S., 1873-1939 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brammer, Julius Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bytovoĭ, Semen Mikhaĭlovich Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Churkin, Aleksandr, 1903-1971 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
D'aktilʹ, A., 1890-1942 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dance music Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dance music -- Russia Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dance music -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Esenin, Sergeĭ Aleksandrovich, 1895-1925 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Esenin, Sergeĭ Aleksandrovich, 1895-1925 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Frenkelʹ, Ilʹi͡a Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Galla, Asta Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gerken, E. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
German, Pavel, 1894-1952 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Glob, Andreĭ Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Grünewald, Alfred, 1884-1941 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jazz Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jazz -- Russia Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jazz -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kovynev, Boris Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lebedev-Kumach, Vasiliĭ, 1898-1949 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lebedev-Kumach, Vasiliĭ, 1898-1949 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lenskīĭ, Vl. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Li͡ubimov, G. P. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mayakovsky, Vladimir, 1893-1930 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mayakovsky, Vladimir, 1893-1930 -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Osenin, Oskar Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Paleĭ, Vladimir, kni͡azʹ, 1896-1918 -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Platov, A. M., 1893- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Plyskunivsʹkyĭ, H. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pomorskiĭ, Aleksandr, 1891-1977 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Popular music Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Popular music -- Russia Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Popular music -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pronskiĭ, Boris Nikolaevich Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rezchikov, V. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russia Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sikorskai͡a, T. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Spiro, S. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Surkov, A. A (Alekseĭ Aleksandrovich), 1899-1983 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ugri͡umov, Dmitriĭ, 1909-1973 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Vasilʹev, S. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Verhaeren, Emile, 1855-1916 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Vʹi͡ugin, A. -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Zverev, B -- Musical settings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID