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Music research online: essential tools to explore Western art music: And a few more things...

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Explore Stanford's rare music holdings online

JS Bach manuscript of Ich Liebe der HochstenStanford Libraries has begun digitizing its holding of rare music score manuscripts, first and early editions, and musicians' letters.  Visit our Spotlight exhibit for close viewing and download of the images.

At right, JS Bach: Basso-Aria, "Ich Liebe den Höchsten" (1729)

Rare Music Materials at Stanford