Autograph musical quotation signed and inscribed. Alexander LAMBERT.

Autograph musical quotation signed and inscribed

On an album leaf ca. 201 x 163 mm. Dated Lake Hopatcong [New Jersey], August 23, 1901. In black ink.

A two-measure arpeggio in C major notated in treble clef on one hand-drawn staff. In 6/8 time. Marked "Vivace... ff. con Amore" and inscribed "Composed and dedicated to Thomas Walsh by his friend Alex[?] Lambert..."

Lambert's "composition" seems to have been given in jest – perhaps as a playful exhortation for Mr. Walsh to practice arpeggios.

Slightly worn, soiled, and browned and soiled; annotations in pencil to blank margins.

Lambert, a noted Polish American pianist, pedagogue, and pupil of Liszt, was the director of the New York College of Music from 1887 to 1905. Item #25520

Price: $100.00  other currencies

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