Music scores

This collection, the core of which being the personal library of the pianist Alfred Cortot (there are many annotations in Cortot’s hand), numbers over 35,000 scores, including miniature scores, piano-vocal scores, orchestra scores and chamber music. It has been regularly enlarged, owing to an active acquisition policy encompassing the contemporary as well as classical repertoire. Notable items in this collection are the complete critical editions of the works of composers ranging from Bach, Beethoven, Berlioz or Debussy to Schoenberg, Shostakovich or