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Music/ Madrid, princesse des Espagnes

From: Frederick R. Koch Collection

Music/ Madrid, princesse des Espagnes

From: Frederick R. Koch Collection

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Creator: Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918
Other Creator: Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson), collector
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Date: [1880]
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Description:
Notated in black ink on p. [2] of a bifolium of tall, self-ruled laid 18-staff paper. Comprises only 18 measures. The vocal line is present, but the words are missing. Signed and inscribed at the bottom of the page: "A mes bons Amis / P. Vidal et Passerieu / leur vieil ami / Ach de Bussy."
On p. [1] in Debussy's hand: "Madrid / paroles / Musset / musique / de Bussy." At the top of p. [1] unidentified sketches, in pencil, notated in pencil on a system of two staves. Dated, in an unidentified hand, 1880; dated 1879 by Grove (with the title "Madrid, princesse des Espagnes").
Abstract:
Holograph manuscript, incomplete, of this song for voice and piano.
Physical Description:
1 folder (2 p.) ; 36 cm.
Host Note:
Volumes, flat shelving, oversize, and art. Folders Shelved Flat.
Box:
Box 320
Folder:
Folder 1706
Volume/Enumeration:
FRKF 14
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 12273648
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