Item No: frkm143000
Title: Music Copybook of Sarah Horsfield Bethm July 14,1833
Fraktur; German script; Roman script
Laid paper, ink, watercolor
Music collection (Musikstücke)
Rare Book Department
Quarter-bound in leather over marbled paper on boards. Onlay label on front on which is written "Sarah Horsfield Bethm July 14th 1803"
About the Music
Thirza and Mehala are characters in Salomon Gessner’s poem Der Tod Abels (1758). Johann Friedrich Rolle adapted the work as a musical drama Der Tod Abels by in1771.
Borneman, Henry Stauffer, 1870-1955
Horsfield, Sarah, 1785-1867
Hagen, Theodore, Prop. & ed: Musical Review and Musical World (New York, August 16, 1862), Vol. XIII-No.17, p. 195.
Horsfield Papers. Moravian Archives, Bethlehem, PA. Manuscript.
Pajot., Dennis. “Two Songs by Lorenz Schneider Attributed to Wolfgang Mozart.” Mozart Forum. Nov. 16, 2006. Web. April 2012. [http://www.mozartforum.com/VB_forum/showthread.php?t=2923]
Reichel, William, William H. Bigler, and Joseph Mortimer Levering. Moravian Seminary for Young Ladies at Bethlehem, PA with a Catalogue of its Pupils, 1785-1870, Continuation of the History and Catalogue to the Year 1900. (Lancaster, PA: The New Era Printing Co., 1901), 4th edition. Web. April 2012.
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FLP Borneman Ms. 143
- Cronegk, Johann Friedrich von, 1731-1758
- Gessner, Salomon, 1730-1788
- Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852
- Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791
- Stolberg, Friedrich Leopold, Graf zu, 1750-1819
- Voss, Johann Heinrich, 1751-1826