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Scores, articles and videos about some important women composers:

Hildegard von Bingen (1098–1179), Francesca Caccini ‘La Cecchina’(1587-c1641), Barbara Strozzi (1619-1677)Isabella Leonarda (1620–1704), Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre (1665-1729), Anna Amalia of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1739-1807), Louise Farrenc (1804-1875), Fanny Mendelssohn (1805–1847), Clara Wieck/Schumann (1819–1896), Ethel Smyth (1858-1944), Ethel Smyth (1858-1944); Amy Beach (1867-1944); Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979); Nadia Boulanger (1887-1979); Germaine Tailleferre (1892-1983); Francisca Gonzaga (1847-1935), Lili Boulanger (1893–1918); Ruth Crawford Seeger (1901-53), Sofia Gubaidulina (1931-).


Augusta Holmès 1847—1903
Sofia Gubaidulina 1931—
Nadia Boulanger 1887—1979
Lili Boulanger 1893—1918
Amy Beach 1867—1944
Louise Farrenc 1804—1875
Anna Amalia von Sachsen-Weimar 1739—1807
Barbara Strozzi 1619—1664
Florence Beatrice Price 1887—1953
Ethel Smyth 1858—1944
Clara Schumann 1819—1896
Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel 1805—1847
Hildegard von Bingen 1098—1179
Isabella Leonarda 1620—1704
Johanna Kinkel 1810—1858
Francisca Gonzaga 1847—1935


Les griffes d'or
Léon Grus (Paris) [1889?]
Contes divins,..., Augusta Holmès
A. Durand et fils (Paris) 1892-1896
Jenny Lind's celebrated bird song
S. C. Jollie (nyu) 1850
Lind, et al.
Lov'st thou for beauty?
Church, John & Co. (xxu) 1885
Schumann, et al.
Motteti a voce sola, parte con istromenti, e parte senza
Stampa del Gardano (it) 1676
Faces of Oneness
Gabriel Mălăncioiu 2013
Mălăncioiu, et al.


Quatuor Ebène - Fanny Mendelssohn (1805-1847) : Quatuor en Mib majeur
1. Adagio ma non troppo 2. Allegretto 3. Romanze 4. Allegro molto vivace Quatuor Ebène ...
Portrait of Sofia Gubaidulina - Part 1 of 3
BBC Documentary from 1990 with English subtitles and some English sound track. © BBC
Portrait of Sofia Gubaidulina - Part 2 of 3
BBC Documentary from 1990 with English subtitles and some English sound track. © BBC
Portrait of Sofia Gubaidulina - Part 3 of 3
BBC Documentary from 1990 with English subtitles and some English sound track. © BBC
Florence Price "Night" performed by Yolanda Rhodes & Deanne Tucker
"Night" by Florence Price was performed by Yolanda Rhodes and Deanne Tucker on Sunday, January ...
Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn pianotrio d-moll 1. Satz Jess-Trio-Wien
The artists of the famose Jess-Trio-Wien like this piece of "Fanny" very much. It is ...
Hildegard of Bingen: Visions of the Trinity - St Paul's Forum
Revd Prof June Boyce-Tillman discusses Hildegard of Bingen's life, theology and mysticism. Part of the ...
«Vision» - Hildegarde de Bingen (VOST FR)
L’un des esprits les plus inspirants du Moyen Age. Hildegarde est amenée à un couvent ...
Louise Farrenc Sextet for Piano and Winds, op.40 - 1st Movement
CHANTICLEER: O Frondens Virga by Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179)
Chanticleer performing "O Frondens Virga" by Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179) Recorded January 30, 2014 at ...
Isabella Leonarda 'Sonata duodecima'
- Adagio 0:00 - - Allegro e presto 01:51 - - Vivace e largo 03:05 ...
Fontanamix: "Silenzio (1991)" di Sofia Gubaidulina
Mico - Musica Insieme COntemporanea Estratto dal concerto del 7 aprile 2013 - Oratorio di ...


To the Tune of Witchcraft: Witchcraft, Popular Song, and the Seventeenth-Century English Broadside Ballad
Journal of Seventeenth-Century Music (2017) Vol. 19, No. 1

Broadside ballads—single sheet tabloid publications that related current events, politics, and gossip for the price of a penny—combined decorative woodcuts and poetic verse sung to orally circulating melodies. During the seventeenth century in England, singing, hearing, and seeing ballads was ...

L'Oeuvre théâtrale d'Albert Roussel
Revue musicale (1929) Vol. 10, No. 7, pp. 52


"Ticklin' Toes"
Clavier (1995) Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 26-29


Clara [Excerpt]
BBC Music Magazine (2002) Vol. 10, No. 12, pp. 44-47


Feminine Notes
BBC Music Magazine (2015) Vol. 23, No. 6, pp. 44-46


On a Mission
Early Music Today (2002) Vol. 10, No. 6, pp. 9