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Music, 1845-1966 (continued)
Kreisler as Arranger (continued)
Compositions Attributed to a Single Composer (continued)
[Variations. Fragment] (continued)
Manuscript violin part, in pencil ; [2 p.]
BOX-FOLDER 5/6-9 Multi-Composer Collections
BOX-FOLDER 5/6 Meisterwerke der Violine Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, 1913 .
Bound volume of Kreisler transcriptions for violin and piano ; 94 p.
Includes (in order):
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian. Präludium in E dur
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian. Gavotte in E dur
  • Leclair, Jean Maria. Tambourin
  • Tartini, Giuseppe. Fuge in A dur
  • Corelli, Arcangelo. Sarabande und allegretto
  • Rameau, Jean Philippe. Tambourin
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus. Rondo
  • Gluck, Christian W. Melodie
  • Schubert, Franz. Moment musical
  • Weber, Carl Maria von. Larghetto
  • Mendelssohn, Felix. Lied ohne Wotte
  • Paganini, Nicolò. Caprice no. 13
  • Paganini, Nicolò. Caprice no. 20
  • Paganini, Nicolò. Caprice no. 24
  • Porpora, Niccolo. Allegretto in g moll
  • Schumann, Robert. Romanze
  • Wieniawski, Henri. Caprice in Es dur
  • Wieniawski, Henri. Caprice in A moll
  • Schubert, Franz. Ballet Musik aus Rosamunde
BOX-FOLDER 5/7 Transkriptionen
Bound volume of Kreisler transcriptions ; 74 p.
Title taken from cover (embossed in gold): Transkriptionen
Includes (in order):
  • Albéniz, Isaac. Tango, op. 165, no. 2 ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1927
  • Albéniz, Isaac. Malagueña, op. 165, no. 3 ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1927
  • Ravel, Maurice. Habanera (Rapsodie espagnole no. 2) ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1928
  • Falla, Manuel de. Danse espagnole de La vida breve ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1926
  • Granados, Enrique. Danse espagnole (Spanischer Tanz) ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1915
  • Rimskii-Korsakov, Nicolai. Hymne au soleil (Sonnen-Hymne) aus der Oper Le coq d'or ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1919
  • Rimskii-Korsakov, Nicolai. Chant hindou (Hindu Lied) aus der Oper Sadko ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1919
  • Rimskii-Korsakov, Nicolai. Danse orientale (Orientalischer Tanz) aus Scheherazade ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1922
  • Rimskii-Korsakov, Nicolai. Chanson arabe (Arabisches Lied) aus Scheherazade ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1922
  • Chaikovskii, Petr Il'ich. Andante cantabile aus Quartett op. 11 ; Fritz Kreisler, 1925
  • Chaikovskii, Petr Il'ich. Humoresque ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1926
  • Chaikovskii, Petr Il'ich. Chant sans paroles ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1924
BOX-FOLDER 5/8 [Bound collection of Kreisler transcriptions]
Bound collection of Kreisler transcriptions ; 93 p.
Includes (in order):
  • Schelling, Ernest. Irlandaise ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1928
  • Scott, Cyril. Lotus land, op. 47, no. 1 ; New York : G. Ricordi & Co., 1922
  • Grainger, Percy Aldridge. Molly on the shore; Irish reel ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1924. [Pasteover in Kreisler's hand.]
  • Kreisler, Fritz, arr. Farewell to Cucullain (Londonderry air) ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1922
  • Lehár, Franz. Frasquita ; New York ; Carl Fischer, 1927
  • Heuberger, Charles. Midnight bells (from The opera ball) ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1923
  • Kreisler, Fritz, arr. Viennese popular song: The old refrain ; New York : Carl Fischer,1915
  • Krakauer, Anton. Paradise, Viennese folk-song ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1922
BOX-FOLDER 5/8 [Bound collection of Kreisler transcriptions]
Bound collection of Kreisler transcriptions ; 93 p.
Includes (in order):
  • Foster, Stephen C. Old folks at home (Swanee river) ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1925
  • Kreisler, Fritz, arr. Paraphrase on two Russian folk songs ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1925
  • Paderewski, Ignacy Jan. Melody, op. 16, no. 2 ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1923
  • Paderewski, Ignacy Jan. Paraphrase on Paderewski's menuet ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1917
  • Chopin, Frédéric. Mazurka in A minor ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1915
  • Chopin, Frédéric. Mazurka, op. 33, no. 2 ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1923
BOX-FOLDER 5/9 [Bound volume of Kreisler transcriptions]
Bound volume of Kreisler transcriptions ; 70 p.
Includes (in order):
  • Balogh, Ernö. Caprice antique ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1924
  • Chaikovskii, Petr Il'ich. Chanson sans paroles ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1924
  • Poldini, E. Dancing doll (Poupée valsante) ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1924
  • Balogh, Ernö. Dirge of the north ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1924
  • Chopin, Frédéric. Mazurka, op. 33, no. 2 ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1923
  • Dawes, Charles G. Melody ; Chicago : Gamble Hinged Music Co., 1912. [Orchestration by Adolf G. Hoffmann ; pasteover by Kreisler.]
  • Paderewski, Ignacy Jan. Melody, op. 16, no. 2 ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1923
  • Heuberger, Charles. Midnight bells (from The opera ball) ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1923
  • Grainger, Percy Aldridge. Molly on the shore; Irish Reel ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1924
  • Dvorák, Antonin. Negro spiritual melody (from the Largo of the New world symphony) ; New York : Carl Fischer, 1924
  • Logan, Frederic Knight. Pale moon, Indian love song ; Chicago : Forster Music Publisher, 1923
BOX-FOLDER 5/9 [Bound collection of Kreisler transcriptions]
Bound collection of Kreisler transcriptions ; 93 p.
Additional titles not transcribed by Kreisler
Includes (in order):
  • Roeder, Edward. Wooden shoe dance, op. 2 ; Chicago : Gamble Hinged Music Co., 1923
  • Dawes, Charles G. Melody ; orchestration by Aldof G. Hoffmann ; Chicago : Gamble Hinged Music Co., 1912. [Pasteover and annotations by Kreisler.]
  • Renk, Fritz. To a pickaninny ; Chicago : Gamble Hinged Music Co., 1924
  • Korngold, E. W. Tanzlied des Pierrot, aus der Oper Die tote Stadt ; Mainz : Schott's Söhne, 1920
BOX 14 Writings, 1845-1966
Writings, sketches and notes of Fritz Kreisler.
Arranged by subject or title.
BOX-FOLDER 14/1 [History of Schumann's Fantasy, Op. 131]
Holograph description of the history of Schumann's Fantasy, Op. 131 (also two typescript copies)
BOX-FOLDER 14/1 [Franz Rupp]
Holograph statement about Franz Rupp
BOX-FOLDER 14/1 Kreisler - On Relativity in Music
Transcript of interview with Kreisler, 1955.
BOX 14 Correspondence
The Correspondence series is arranged into three subseries: Letters received by Fritz Kreisler; Letters sent from Fritz Kreisler; and General Correspondence. The General Correspondence subseries is represented by letters received by and sent from the following: American Federation of Musicians; Thomas E. Dewey; Harriet Kreisler; Charles Foley; Louis Spohr; Sylvia Voorhees.
The series is arranged into three subseries: Letters received by Fritz Kreisler; Letters sent from Fritz Kreisler; and General Correspondent. Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.
BOX-FOLDER 14/2-15a Letters from Fritz Kreisler to the following:
BOX-FOLDER 14/2 American Federation of Musicians
BOX-FOLDER 14/3 Churchill, Sir Winston
BOX-FOLDER 14/4 Foley, Charles
BOX-FOLDER 14/5 Grentzer, Rose Marie
BOX-FOLDER 14/6 Holt, Harold
BOX-FOLDER 14/7 Mackie, Lawrence and Harold Holt
BOX-FOLDER 14/8 Magill, Wallace
BOX-FOLDER 14/9 Music Table, Moscow
BOX-FOLDER 14/10 Prueses, Herr
BOX-FOLDER 14/11 Speyer & Co.
BOX-FOLDER 14/12 Spivacke, Harold
BOX-FOLDER 14/13 Strok, A.
BOX-FOLDER 14/14 Victor Talking Machine Co.
BOX-FOLDER 14/15 Voorhees, Sylvia
BOX-FOLDER 14/15a Widor, C. M.
BOX-FOLDER 14/16-40 Letters from the following correspondents to Fritz Kreisler:
BOX-FOLDER 14/16 Abell, Arthur
BOX-FOLDER 14/17 Archbishop of Laodicea
BOX-FOLDER 14/18 Barbirolli, Sir John
BOX-FOLDER 14/19 Berry, Mildred R.
Access point(s): Mrs. George M. Berry
BOX-FOLDER 14/20 Bruch, Max
BOX-FOLDER 14/21 Casals, Pablo
BOX-FOLDER 14/22 Choate, Robert A.
BOX-FOLDER 14/23 Dorian, Jean Pierre
BOX-FOLDER 14/24 Friedensberg, Dr. Ferdinand
BOX-FOLDER 14/25 Kennedy, John D.
BOX-FOLDER 14/26 Kyogoku, Takatoshi
BOX-FOLDER 14/27 Lampe, Jacob E.
BOX-FOLDER 14/28 Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
BOX-FOLDER 14/29 Oistrakh, David
BOX-FOLDER 14/30 Oosterzee, S. van
BOX-FOLDER 14/31 Rose, Billy
BOX-FOLDER 14/32 Sanger, Eleanor M.
BOX-FOLDER 14/33 Schang, F. C., III
BOX-FOLDER 14/34 Sell, K. G.
BOX-FOLDER 14/35 Steinway Artists Centenary Committee
BOX-FOLDER 14/36 White, Clarence Cameron
BOX-FOLDER 14/37 Unidentified
BOX-FOLDER 14/38-40 Telegrams sent to Fritz Kreisler on the occasion of his 75th birthday (1950) (arranged alphabetically by correspondent)
BOX-FOLDER 14/41-65 General Correspondence
BOX-FOLDER 14/64 American Federation of Musicians
BOX-FOLDER 14/65 Dewey, Thomas E.
BOX-FOLDER 14/41 Kreisler, Harriet, 1948-1963, undated
BOX-FOLDER 14/42-59 Foley, Charles
BOX-FOLDER 14/66 Spohr, Louis
BOX-FOLDER 14/60-63 Voorhees, Sylvia
BOX 15 Performance Materials
Performance materials related to Fritz Kreisler's career, music and performances.
Arranged by genre.
BOX-FOLDER 15/1-3 Concert itineraries (1927-1949, undated)
BOX-FOLDER 15/4 Scripts for "The Telephone Hour," a Bell Telephone System production for broadcast on WNBC (Nov. 28, 1949 and Mar. 6, 1950)
BOX-FOLDER 15/5 Promotional material and catalogues for Kreisler performances and recordings (printed)
BOX-FOLDER 15/6 Press releases (typescript, 1945-1946, undated)
BOX-FOLDER 15/7-10 Programs: Printed (1917-1961, undated)
BOX-FOLDER 15/11 Programs: Typescript and handwritten (1939-1949, undated)
BOX-FOLDER 15/12 Copyright and publication information (in the hand of Fritz Kreisler)
BOX 15 Clippings, 1910-1969
Clippings from periodicals and other publications related to Fritz Kreisler's compositions, performences, and life.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX-FOLDER 15/13 1910-1930
BOX-FOLDER 15/14 1940s
BOX-FOLDER 15/15 1950s
BOX-FOLDER 15/16 1960s, undated
BOX 16, 24 Photographs, 1845-1966
Portrait and personal photographs.
Arranged by format and subject.
Mounted and oversize:
BOX 24 Kreisler alone
BOX 24 Kreisler with others
BOX 24 Samuel Severin Kreisler (father)
BOX 24 Harriet Kreisler (wife)
BOX 24 Kreisler's funeral
Standard sizes:
BOX 16 Kreisler alone
BOX 16 Kreisler with others
BOX 16 Ein Märchen aus alten Zeiten (photo album from Hilde & Louis Lochner)
BOX 16 Violin, bow, and score
BOX 16 Josef Hofmann
BOX 16, 25-26 Honors & Awards, 1875-1962
Honors, citations, and awards of Fritz Kreisler, including medals and ribbons.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 16, 25-26 Honors, citations, medals, and ribbons
BOX 16 Financial Papers, 1875-1962
Financial papers of Fritz Kreisler.
Arranged by subject.
BOX 16 Documents and correspondence relating to violins purchased, owned and sold by Fritz Kreisler (1925-1960, undated)
BOX 16 Account book itemizing expenses and income from Kreisler's South American tour in 1935, including entries for Brazil, Argentina, and Uruguay
BOX 16 Documents pertaining to the charitable activities of Fritz and Harriet Kreisler (1923-1949, undated)
BOX 16 Resumen de cuentas del resultado de los conciertos realizados por Fritz Kreisler durante los meses de Mayo y Junio 1935 (Summary of accounts resulting from concerts performed by Fritz Kreisler during the months of May 1935 and June 1935)
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