Skip to main content

Sheet music

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel C. McKenzie Music Collection

Identifier: AC 406
Scope and Content Collection consists of sheet music written or arranged by McKenzie, as well as music written by other composers. Some of the music is transcribed specifically for various band or orchestra instruments. Included in the colletion are original sheet music composed by McKenzie for "La villa de Santa Fe," the official city of Santa Fe song; St Michael's High School's "Horsemen pep song" as well as many other school songs; Spanish and Mexican folk songs and dances; and patriotic and military songs...
Dates: ca. 1923-1943

Elizabeth Serna Flamenco Collection

Identifier: MSS-1100-BC
Abstract The collection contains a dance log used by Elizabeth Serna, a post card featuring the hands of Elisa Cansino playing the castanets, sheet music, and Spanish music/flamenco vinyl record albums.
Dates: 1921-1958

Latin American Sheet Music

Identifier: MSS 932 BC
Abstract Contains sheet music primarily from Latin America with a large selection from Mexico.
Dates: 1835-1996

Mexican-American and Spanish-American War Sheet Music

Identifier: MSS-968-OV
Abstract 19th century sheet music for compositions that celebrate and memorialize the Mexican-American War and the Spanish-American War.
Dates: 1846 - 1898

Nancy Tucker Collection of Southwest Materials

Identifier: MSS-885-BC
Abstract This collection contains New Mexico and Southwest related memorabilia, business records, correspondence, sheet music and printed materials.
Dates: 1882-2007

New Mexico and Albuquerque Sheet Music Collection

Identifier: MSS-0036
Scope and Contents This one box collection holds three sections of sheet music that relate to different themes: New Mexico generally, Fine and Performing Arts Department, and Albuquerque. The sheet music spans from 1915 to the 2012, and the collection holds notable titles like the New Mexico state song “O, Fair New Mexico” by Elizabeth Garrett.
Dates: 1915 - 1975

New Mexico Music Collection

Identifier: AC 327
Scope and Content This collection contains Spanish and English song books and manuscript sheet music related to the Southwest, Mexico, New Mexico, and Santa Fe. The music consists of folk songs, ballads, popular mariachi music, traditional fiesta music, cowboy songs, traditional Native American tribal music, and others. The collection includes general piano music once owned by Charlotte Ilfeld, Alice K. Plimpton, Mary R. Van Stone, Elizabeth Willis DeHuff, and Lucile and Loraine Ridout.
Dates: 1868-1993

Tango Music Collection

Identifier: MSS-1126-BC
Abstract The collection consists of tango songbooks and sheet music.
Dates: 1925-1977

University of New Mexico Department of Music Records

Identifier: UNMA-039
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, news clippings, concert programs, and sheet music from the UNM Music Department’s files and includes sheet music and a notebook from Grace Edmister, an early chair of the department, and an article about her. Much of the sheet music is transcribed, traditional Hispanic and Native American songs.
Dates: 1940-1983