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MS Mus 130

Zelter, Carl Friedrich, 1758-1832. Carl Friedrich Zelter manuscripts concerning Johann Nikolaus Forkel's Über Johann Sebastian Bachs Leben, Kunst und Kunstwerke , 1802: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: MS Mus 130
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Zelter, Carl Friedrich, 1758-1832.
Title: Carl Friedrich Zelter manuscripts concerning Johann Nikolaus Forkel's Über Johann Sebastian Bachs Leben, Kunst und Kunstwerke,
Date(s): 1802 and undated.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.16 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in German.
Abstract: Manuscripts by German composer Carl Friedrich Zelter concerning Über Johann Sebastian Bachs Leben, Kunst und Kunstwerke by German musicologist, organist and professor Johann Nikolaus Forkel.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

67M-3. Purchased with the Howe fund; received: 1967 June 7.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

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Preferred Citation for Publication:

Carl Friedrich Zelter Manuscripts Concerning Johann Nikolaus Forkel's Über Johann Sebastian Bachs Leben, Kunst und Kunstwerke, 1802 (MS Mus 130). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Zelter was a German composer. Forkel was a German musicologist, organist, professor and music typesetter.

Scope and Contents

Includes Zelter's manuscript annotations of Über Johann Sebastian Bachs Leben, Kunst und Kunstwerkeby Forkel (published 1802), an autograph letter draft from Zelter to Forkel, and manuscript notes and a book review of Forkel's book.

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