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Johann Pachelbel: Canon in D

Title: Canon a 3 Violinis con Basso e. di Joh. Pachelbel

RISM A/II: 455034292

Holding institution: Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

RISM library siglum and shelfmark: D-B  Mus.ms. 16481/8

Link to digitized score: http://resolver.staatsbibliothek-berlin.de/SBB0000A73000000000

Link to item in RISM online catalog: https://opac.rism.info/search?id=455034292&db=251&View=rism

Link to puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=2503b5da15f3

Antonio Salieri, "Spät ach bereuen wir Kinder der Liebe"

Title: Spät ach bereuen wir Kinder der Liebe

RISM A/II: 450200318

Holding institution:  Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Musikabteilung

RISM library siglum and shelfmark:D-Mbs Mus.ms. 8739

Link to digitized score: http://daten.digitale-sammlungen.de/bsb00050586/image_1

Link to item in RISM online catalog: https://opac.rism.info/search?id=450200318

Link to puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=295843324d36

Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Prunksaal

Title: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Prunksaal

Source: Manfred Morgner, Wikimedia Commons

Link to puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=13076f94f3fd

Jacopo Amigoni, Il cantante Farinelli con amici

Jacopo Amigoni, Il cantante Farinelli con amici, ca. 1750–1752

From left to right: Metastasio, the singer Teresa Castellini, Farinelli, the painter himself, Farinelli's dog, Farinelli's page boy; the score is "Vi conosco amate stelle" from Metastasio's Zenobia in a musical setting by Gaetano Latilla (1711–1788).

Source: Wikimedia Commons      Link to puzzle

Luigi Cherubini: Eliza

RISM A/II: 456008627

Holdings information: Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Musikabteilung  (D-Mbs) Mus.ms. 529

View this item: Digitized score      RISM online catalog      Puzzle

Harley MS 4751, f. 30v

Title: Harley MS 4751, f. 30v

Holding institution: British Library

Link to digitized work: http://www.bl.uk/catalogues/illuminatedmanuscripts/record.asp?MSID=8797&CollID=8&NStart=4751 

Link to puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=1af12bc0bb24

This piece was featured in our April Fools' prank in 2014.

Louise Angélique Bertin, Le Loup-garou

Title: Le Loup-garou

RISM A/II: 270001921 

Holding institution: Sächsische Landesbibliothek - Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek

RISM library siglum and shelfmark: D-Dl/ Mus.5373-F-500

Link to digitized score: http://digital.slub-dresden.de/werkansicht/dlf/99273/5/cache.offhttp://digital.slub-dresden.de/ppn319351513

Link to item in RISM online catalog: http://opac.rism.info/search?documentid=270001921

Link to puzzle:  http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=3887ecca6ff7

Paul Alday, Grand Symphony

Title: Paul Alday, Grand Symphony, title page

Holding institution: Dublin (Ireland), National Library of Ireland / Leabharlann Náisiúnta na hÉireann

RISM library siglum and shelfmark: IRL Dn MU-sb-1390

Link to digitized score: click through here: www.rism-ie.org/manuscripts

Link to puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=32a18c1cecea

This is the first symphony that was composed in Ireland. It was recently rediscovered and given its first modern performance in April 2013 and its German premiere on March 16, 2014.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Allgütiger! gewohnt Gebet zu hören

Title: Allgütiger! gewohnt Gebet zu hören

RISM A/II: 467080800

Holding institution: Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Musikabteilung, Berlin 

RISM library siglum and shelfmark: D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 808

Link to digitized score: http://resolver.staatsbibliothek-berlin.de/SBB000045C000000000

Link to item in RISM online catalog: http://opac.rism.info/search?documentid=467080800

Link to puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=32da675670d9

Pauline Viardot, "Vor Gericht"

Pauline Viardot, "Vor Gericht," autograph manuscript,  VWV 1076

RISM ID no.: 460011900 

Holding institution: Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Musikabteilung

RISM library siglum and shelfmark: D-B 55 MS 119

Link to digitized score: digital.staatsbibliothek-berlin.de/dms/werkansicht/

Link to item in RISM online catalog:  http://opac.rism.info/search?documentid=460011900

Link to puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=1e4dfe9a4a92

Vivaldi violin concerto

Antonio Vivaldi, Violin concerto in D, RV 206

RISM ID no. 212001661

Holding institution: Sächsische Landesbibliothek - Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek, Dresden

RISM library siglum and shelfmark: D-Dl/ Mus.2727-O-1

Link to digitized score: http://digital.slub-dresden.de/ppn319351513

Link to item in RISM online catalog: http://opac.rism.info/search?documentid=212001661

Link to puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=158fa9be45d3

For a long time, this piece was thought to be by Alberto Gallo. Michael Talbot realized that it is in fact by Vivaldi. See Talbot, "Vivaldi and a Search Engine."

Mozart quartet in Beethoven's hand

Score, recto Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Quartets, strings, K. 387, G major. Molto allegro . The end of the Finale of Mozart's String quartet in G, K. 387 : manuscript in the hand of Beethoven, 179-.

Holding institution: The Morgan Library & Museum, New York City, NY

RISM library siglum and shelfmark: US-NYpm/ Cary

Link to digitized score: http://www.themorgan.org/music/manuscript/114200

Link to item in RISM online catalog: http://opac.rism.info/search?documentid=000108115

Puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=22db9efa453e

Grigny piece in Bach's hand

Organ piece by Nicolas de Grigny, "1er Kyrie en taille," in the hand of J. S. Bach.

Holding institution: Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg, Frankfurt am Main

RISM library siglum and shelfmark: D-F Mus Hs 1538

Link to digitized score: http://sammlungen.ub.uni-frankfurt.de/musikhs/content/titleinfo/4730749

Link to RISM online catalog: opac.rism.info/search

Puzzle: http://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=3bc0ae79f561