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Music Manuscripts, 1895-1958 (continued)
Part 1: Original Music Manuscripts by Bloch (continued)
Suite III for violoncello solo, 1956-1957 (continued)
Laid in notes with title and dates and durations of movements.
BOX-FOLDER 18/9 Suite for viola and piano or orchestra.
Orchestral draft; 116 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
BOX-FOLDER 18/10 Suite for viola and piano or orchestra.
Sketches; 4 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
Thematic material
BOX-FOLDER 18/11 Suite for viola and piano (or orchestra)
Viola part; 15 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
On cover: Keep for L. Bailly; "Sapientra, meditatio non mortis, sed vitae"
BOX-FOLDER 18/12 Suite pour alto solo et orchestre
Orchestral score; 132 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
Laid in note in front of first 3 folders with title, etc.
BOX-FOLDER 18/13 Suite for piano and viola
Partial score; 37 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
Movements 2, 3, 4
BOX-FOLDER 18/14 Suite Hebraïque for viola (or violin) and orchestra.
Sketches; 68 p.
Holograph in ink
Contents:
  • Rhapsodie Hebraïque pour Alto solo, Piano (2 folders)
  • Meditation (2 folders)
  • Three Processionals, Viola, Piano
  • Processional I
  • Processional II
  • Processional III
BOX-FOLDER 18/15 Suite Hebraïque for viola (or violin) and orchestra, undated
Title on inside page: I. Rhapsodie
Violin score; 6 p.
Holograph in ink
BOX-FOLDER 19/1 Suite modale for flute and piano, 1956
Score; 18 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
On cover: To Elaine Shaffer (Mm. Efrem Kurtz); July 15-Aug. 31, 1956
At end: Agate Beach, Oregon, August 31, 1956
List of duration of movements laid in
BOX-FOLDER 19/2 Suite modale pour flûte et piano
Drafts; 23 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
BOX-FOLDER 19/3 Suite symphonique
Drafts; 72 p.
Holograph in pencil
BOX-FOLDER 19/4 Suite symphonique
Sketches; 60 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
BOX-FOLDER 19/5 Suite symphonique
Sketches; 29 p.
Holograph in pencil
BOX-FOLDER 19/6 Suite symphonique
Sketches; 20 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
BOX-FOLDER 20/1 Symphonie, C-sharp minor, 1901
Sketches; 46 p.
Holograph sketches in pencil and ink bound in small sketchbook
BOX-FOLDER 20/2 [Symphonie, E-flat major], 1955
Drafts; 49 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
Laid in note in each folder with title, dates, etc.
On page 16: finally! completed Febr. 24, 1955 [etc.].
On page 49: Finally fixed! March 7, same March 8! 1955
BOX-FOLDER 20/3 Symphonie, E-flat major, 1955
Sketches; 58 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
Laid in note in each folder with title, date, etc.
BOX-FOLDER 20/4 Symphonie funèbre, 1895
Score; 14 p.
Holograph in ink
On page 1: Commence cet mais le 11 septembre 1895, Genève.
Many signatures on last page verso.
BOX-FOLDER 60/1-2 Symphonie orientale, 1896
Full score, 85 p., in 2 vols.
Holograph in ink and pencil
BOX-FOLDER 20/5 [Symphony for trombone and orchestra]
Draft piano reduction; 15 p.
Holograph in pencil
BOX-FOLDER 20/6 Symphony with trombone solo, 1954
Sketches; 39 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
Laid in note in second and third folders with title, date, etc.
On page 27: April 13, 1954 [etc.]
BOX-FOLDER 20/7 Two last poems...(maybe), for flute solo and orchestra, 1957-1958
Full score: 52 p.
Holograph in ink
Inside front cover: To Elaine Shaffer Kurz
At end: Agate Beach, Oregon-Jan. 22, 1958
BOX-FOLDER 20/8 Two last poems...(maybe)
Piano-flute reduction score; 19 p.
Holograph in ink
On cover: To Elaine Shaffer Kurtz; Duration: Circa 13 minutes
At end: Jan. 20, 1958
BOX-FOLDER 20/9 Two last poems...(maybe)
Score draft for flute solo and orchestra; 31 p.
Holograph in pencil
Laid in note in each folder with title, date.
BOX-FOLDER 20/10 Two last poems...(maybe)
Primary sketches, piano reduction; 19 p.
Holograph in pencil.
Laid in note with title and date.
BOX-FOLDER 20/11 [Unidentified notes]
Notes; 4 p.
Holographs in pencil
BOX-FOLDER 20/12 [Unidentified sketches]
Sketches; 4 p.
Holographs in pencil
BOX-FOLDER 20/13 Utopia : a poem for violin and piano, 1924
Draft and sketches; 39 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
On cover: (as a compliment to the Sonata-and to be played after it)
On page 37: Santa Fe (N.M.) Esquisses from 14 Nov. 1924, Realization Nov. 20, 1924
On page 39: Santa Fe [new ???? Esquisses finis le 14 Nov. 1924]
BOX-FOLDER 21/1 Violin sonata 1, 1920
Drafts and thematic material; 66 p.
Holograph in pencil and ink
On page 62: End Nov. 26, 1920, Cleveland
BOX-FOLDER 21/2 Violin sonata no. 15
Sketches; 14 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil of abandoned final movement
BOX-FOLDER 21/3 Vivre - Aimer, poème symphonique pour grande orchestre, 1901
Score; 93 p. (bound)
Holograph in ink and pencil
Dedication on title page: Dédié à mon cher maître E. Jaques-Dalcroze; Composé à Francfort, 6 novembre-3 décembre 1900; Exécuté pour la 1er fois à Genève, le 23 juin 1901
At end: Francfort 6-30 Novembre 1900
BOX-FOLDER 21/4 Voix dans le desert : poème symphonique pour violoncello solo et orchestre (ou piano), 1935
Piano reduction score; 46 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
Note at end of piano reduction and cello solo: Termine a Chatel-Haute Savoie, le 14 aout 1935
Annotations
BOX-FOLDER 21/5 Work for trombone solo, 1953-1954 (1953-54).
Sketches; 48 p.
Holograph in pencil
Laid in note in each folder with title, date
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