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New BARD Additions: February 2022

Welcome to the February roundup the Music Section’s BARD additions. This month, we added a variety of piano music as well as some works for strings, voice, and chamber ensembles. We’ve also continued to add to our music appreciation talking book collection with more titles from the American Folklife Center here at the Library of Congress. So read on, and see what else is new!

Please note that all materials listed below are also available to borrow by mail, not only through BARD. Please contact the Music Section to borrow talking books on digital cartridge or to borrow hard copies of braille music. Call us at 1-800-424-8567, ext. 2, or e-mail us at [email protected]

If you are new to BARD, you may find the following links helpful: Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD) and BARD Access.

Talking Books

Music Instruction

Bill Brown

Modes – An Organic Approach: For Piano (DBM04422)
One Day at A Time: Flatpick Guitar Solo: As Performed by Cristy Lane (DBM04423)

Music Appreciation

Black Lives Matter & Music: Documenting Contemporary Culture
A panel of ethnomusicologists and contributors to the book “Black Lives Matter and Music” looked towards the present state of the movement to discuss economic injustices, gentrification and cultural displacement, as well as education disparities as enduring kinds of violence. Panelists also discussed how musicians continue to provide the soundtrack for the Black Lives Matter movement. Presented with the support of the Daniel A.P. Murray Association. (DBM04420)

Cedric Watson Trio: Concert and Oral History
Concert by the Cedric Watson Trio, including four-time Grammy-nominated fiddler, singer, accordionist and songwriter Cedric Watson, multi-instrumentalist Chris Stafford (of the band Feufollet) and rubboardist Desiree Champagne. After the performance, members of the Cedric Watson Trio discuss their music and Cajun-Creole culture and South Louisiana culture in general. (DBM04415)

Conversation: Black Lives Matter & Music
A panel of ethnomusicologists and contributors to the book “Black Lives Matter and Music” looked towards the present state of the movement to discuss economic injustices, gentrification and cultural displacement, as well as education disparities as enduring kinds of violence. Panelists also discussed how musicians continue to provide the soundtrack for the Black Lives Matter movement. Presented with the support of the Daniel A.P. Murray Association. (DBM04421)

Jones Benally Family Dancers: Navajo Traditional Dance – Concert & Conversation
The Jones Benally Family Dancers sign, chant and perform a repertoire of over 20 traditional Navajo dances. The concert is followed by a conversation with Jones Benally, his daughter Jeneda and his son Clayson, who, with other members of their family, comprise the Jones Benally Family Dancers troupe. (DBM04416)

Carlos Nakai: American Indian Flute Music from Arizona
Carlos Nakai performs American Indian flute music in a noontime concert in the Library’s “Homegrown” series. (DBM04419)

Taiko Drumming in Asian American Los Angeles: Lecture by Deborah Wong
Ethnomusicologist Deborah Wong offers a vivid introduction to the Japanese American and Asian American taiko scene in the greater Los Angeles area. Taiko is a contemporary form of ensemble drumming that is built on the foundation of traditional Japanese festival music. (DBM04418)

Tim Tingle and D.J. Battiest-Tomasi: Oklahoma Choctaw Storytellers and Flute Players
Concert performed by D. J. Battiest-Tomasi and Tim Tingle in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on June 29, 2011 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. (DBM04417)

Braille

Guitar

Joplin, Scott. The Entertainer: Ragtime-Two-Step für Gitarre: Konzertfassung und leichte Fassung. For guitar in section by section format. (BRM35590)

Organ

An Album of Praise: Six Pieces for Organ. A collection of six works for organ in bar over bar format. (BRM25793)

Piano

André, Johann Anton. Sonatina in C major: op. 34, no. 1 – II: Rondo. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37571)

Attwood, Thomas. Sonatina in G major. I. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37565)

Bach, Johann Sebastian. Menuet in G minor: BWV 842. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37578)
Prelude and Fugue in B-flat Major: BWV 866. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37584)
Prelude and Fugue in D minor: BWV 851. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37585)

Beethoven, Ludwig van. German Dance in E-flat major: WoO 13, no. 9. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37572)

Berkovich, Isaak. Variations on a Russian Folksong. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37567)

Berlin, Boris. Oranges and Lemons. An English folk song, arranged for piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37546)

Brahms, Johannes. Sarabands and Gigues: Piano Solo. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRM26012)

Buttstett, Johann Heinrich. Menuet in D Minor. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37570)

Chopin, Frédéric. Polonaise in A Major: op. 40, no. 1. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37587)

Domine, James. Cassandra’s Dream. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37593)

Dutilleux, Henri. Trois Preludes pour Piano. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRM35031)

Dvořák, Antonín. Nr. 2 (10) aus Slawische Tänze, op. 72: Piano 4 ms. Slavonic Dance op. 72, No. 2 (10), arranged for piano (four hands) in section by section format. (BRM34736)

Eckhardt-Gramatté, Sophie-Carmen. “V”: Valse Chromatique. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37592)

Farkas, Ferenc. Danses Hongroises Du XVII Siècle: Pour Piano. Hungarian dances of the 17th century for piano in section by section format. (BRM32777)

Gedike, Alexander. A Song: op. 36, no. 3. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37548)

Gerou, Tom. You and I. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37580)

Gieck, Janet. Summer Drought. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37569)

Gillock, William. Blue Mood. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37583)

Gounod, Charles. Ave Maria: Meditation über das erste Präludium C-Dur aus dem Wohltemperierten Klavier von J.S. Bach: Piano erleichtert. “Ave Maria,” Meditation on the First Prelude for Piano of J.S. Bach, by Charles Gounod for piano in section by section format. (BRM32783)

Granados, Enrique. Dedication: To My Son Eduardo: op. 1, no. 1. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37582)

Gurlitt, Cornelius. Wild Mignonette: op. 205, no. 1. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37568)

Haydn, Franz Joseph. Capriccio, G-Dur: “Acht Sauschneider müssen sein”; Klavier solo; Urtext. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32795)
German Dance in B-Flat Major: Hob. IX:22, no. 5. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37557)
Trio in G: Klavierstimme – Piano Part Only. For piano in section by section. (BRM35616)

Hinson, Maurice. Early American music. Level 4: piano. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRM28582)

Hirschberg, David. Technic Is Fun. Book 4: Selected Studies. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRM27617)

Hofmann, Heinrich. In The Evening: op. 88, no. 2. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37549)

Honegger, Arthur. Hommage à Ravel: aus Trois pièces pour piano. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32797)

Jones, Richard. Boree in B-Flat Major. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37577)

Kabalevsky, Dmitry Borisovich. Waltz: op. 39, no. 13. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37555)

Karganov, Génari. March of the Tin Soldiers: op. 25, no. 1. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37581)

Krebs, Johann Ludwig. Scherzo in C Major: Piano. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37576)

Lack, Théodore. Sonatina in F Major: IV: Finale, op. 257, no. 2. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37566)

Latour, Jean Théodore. Sonatina in G Major: III. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37579)

Lemmermann, Heinz. Spiel-Zeug für Klavier = Playthings for the Piano. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32811)

Liszt, Franz. “Michael Mosonyi” from Historical Hungarian Portraits. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32815)

Ljubarski, Nikolai. The Hen. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37545)

Marlais, Helen. The Calico Cat. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37547)

Mompou, Federico. Canción y Danza VI. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37594)

Molsen, Uli. Klavier Boutique: Eine Schule mit Pfiff; von Bach bis Strawinsky; vom Kinderlied zum Spiritual; Spielstücke und Improvisationen. “Klavier Boutique,” a German-language juvenile piano method book “with flair, from Bach to Stravinsky, from nursery rhymes to spirituals, plays and improvisations.” For piano in section by section format. (BRM32749)

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus. Adagio and Rondo in C Minor, KV 617: For Glass Harmonica or Piano, Flute, Oboe, Viola and Cello – Piano Part Only. Arranged for piano in section by section format. (BRM32827)
Ave Verum: KV 618 ; Klavier mit übergelegtem Text. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32829)

Mozart, Leopold; Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus. Notenbuch für Nannerl = Note Book for Nannerl: Piano. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32825)

Palmgren, Selim. The Sea: op. 17, no. 12. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37590)

Papp, Lajos. Kinderlieder aus Europa: 46 Klavierstücke für Anfänger zu vier Händen. Children’s Songs from Europe: 46 Piano Pieces for Beginners, arranged for piano (four hands) in section by section format. (BRM34744)

Prokofiev, Sergey. Peter und Der Wolf: für Klavier. For piano with narrator in section by section format. (BRM32835)

Publig, Michael. Applaus, Applaus! A collection of beginner pieces for piano in section by section format. (BRM32837)

Rachmaninoff, Sergei. Prelude in E Major, op. 32, no. 3: Piano. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRM26078)
Prelude in G Flat Major: op. 23, no. 10. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37591)

Rathgeber, Valentin. Musikalischer Zeitvertreib auf dem Klavier: 19 Ausgewählte Stücke. “Musical Pastime” containing 19 selected pieces for piano in section by section format. (BRM32839)

Rehberg, Willy. Von Bach bis Beethoven: Heft 1. Eine Sammlung leichter klassischer Originalkompositionen mit Hinweisen auf die Form und den Vortrag, sowie technischen Übungsbeispielen. From Bach through Beethoven is a collection of piano works in section by section format. (BRM32901)

Scarlatti, Domenico. Sonata in D Minor: K 34. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37573)
Twelve Easy Scarlatti Sonatas: Piano. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRM27600)

Schubert, Franz. Graetzer Galopp, op. 91b: Klavier zu vier Händen. For piano (four hands) in section by section format. (BRM34748)
Impromptu in A-flat Major: op. 90, D 899, no. 4. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37586)

Schumann, Robert. Soldier’s March: op. 68, no. 2. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37558)

Schwerdtner, Hans-Georg. Leichte Klavierstücke und Sonatinen des 17.-20. Jahrhunderts. Easy piano pieces and sonatinas from the 17th-20th centuries. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32757)

Scriabin, Aleksandr.  Twenty-Four Preludes: op. 11, no. 4 and no. 6. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37588)

Stone, Court. Mist. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37589)

Strauss, Johann. Ouvertüre zur Oper Die Fledermaus: Klavierbearbeitung. Overture to Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss. Arranged for piano in section by section format. (BRM32847)
Radetzky-Marsch: op. 228, für Klavier. Arranged for piano in section by section format. (BRM32845)

Stravinsky, Igor. Three Early Ballets: For Piano. For piano in bar over bar format. Contains music from The Firebird, Petrushka, and The Rite of Spring, transcribed for piano by Vladimier Leyetchkiss. (BRM37595)

Tamás, János. Eisblumen: 14 Miniaturen für Klavier. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32849)

Telemann, Georg Philipp. Gigue a L’angloise. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37564)

Türk, Daniel Gottlob. Gavotte in A Major. For piano in bar over bar format. (BRT37556)

Veress, Sándor. Kis Szvit Zongorrára: Kleine Suite für Klavier. For piano in section by section format. (BRM32851)

Multiple Instruments (Chamber Music)

Brahms, Johannes. Quartett für Klavier, Violine, Viola und Violoncello: op. 25 in G-Moll. For violin, viola, cello, and piano. Individual parts. Single line and bar over bar formats. (BRM37574)

Haydn, Joseph. Klaviertrio No. 31, G-dur: Hob. XV:32. For piano, violin, and cello in section by section format. (BRM35591)

Schubert, Franz. Sonatensatz D. 28: Trio für Klavier, Violine und Violoncello. For piano, violin, and cello in section by section format. (BRM35595)

Popular Vocal

Bacharach, Burt. “I’ll Never Fall in Love Again” from the Broadway Musical Promises, Promises. For voice and piano with chord symbols included. Line by line and bar over bar formats. (BRM27033)

Johnston, Bruce. I Write the Songs. For voice with guitar and piano accompaniment. Line by line and bar over bar formats. (BRM35267)

String Instruments

Koussevitzky, Serge. Concerto for String Bass and Orchestra, op. 3. Arranged for string bass and piano in single line and bar over bar format. (BRM25725)

Müller, J. Frederick. Müller-Rusch String Method. Bk. 2, Violin. For violin or viola in single line format. (BRM27598)

Vocal

Diamond, David. The Mad Maid’s Song: For Soprano, Flute and Harpsichord [Or Piano]. For soprano, flute, and harpsichord (or piano). Line by line, section by section, and bar over bar formats. (BRM25684)

Ives, Charles. West London. For voice and piano in line by line and bar over bar formats. (BRM25931)

Rorem, Ned. Cycle of Holy Songs: For Voice and Piano. For voice and piano in line by line and bar over bar formats. (BRM28667)

Wind Instruments

McCoy, Van. The Hustle. For flute in single line format. (BRT37575)

Hidden Gems of the NLS Collection: Francis “Frank” Johnson

For this week’s NLS Music Notes blog post, we look at the incredible life of Francis “Frank” Johnson (1792-1844). Celebrate Black History Month with us as we pay tribute to an African American composer, band leader, and pioneer.