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Music Manuscripts, 1895-1958 (continued)
Part 1: Original Music Manuscripts by Bloch (continued)
Symphonie funèbre, 1895 (continued)
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
BOX 60 Part 2: Manuscript Transcriptions of Works by Others
Tschaikovsky, Piotr
BOX-FOLDER 60/3 Romeo and Juliet
Score; 36 p.
Manuscript in ink by Ernest Bloch
Wagner, Richard
BOX-FOLDER 60/4 Siegfried-Idyll
Score; 11 p.
Manuscript in ink by Ernest Bloch
BOX 22-24 Manuscript Lectures and Lecture Notes, 1912-1940
Manuscripts of lectures along with notes by Ernest Bloch.
Arranged alphabetically by title and chronologically therein.
BOX-FOLDER 22/1 Lectures, Geneva 1912-1913
Lecture notes: Plan de la 1re [1st] causerie -- Gustav Mahler; Claude Debussy; Edmond Fleg; various paginations.
Holograph in ink; French text
BOX-FOLDER 22/2 Lectures in Geneva, 1911-1912
96 p.
Les Grandes Principes de l'Esthetique (Cours sur la Musique; 2nd-5th, 8th, 9th Causeries; Forme (fin) Rhythme); holograph in ink and pencil
BOX-FOLDER 22/3 Lectures in Geneva] (1913-14).
Lecture notes: Kyrie (includes 1 leaf sheet music); Gloria; Credo; Sanctus; various paginations.
Holograph in ink and pencil; French text
BOX-FOLDER 22/4 [Lectures in Geneva].
Lecture notes: L'Evolution du gout Musical; Art et Culture; L'Art y les Peuples Primitifs; 119 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
BOX-FOLDER 23/1 [Lectures in Geneva] (1914).
Lecture notes: La Genie-La Personalite; La Repercussion de l'oeune d'Art-Artist & Public; 47 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
Also includes "Conférences Ernest Bloch" ; 7 p.
BOX-FOLDER 23/2 [Lectures in Geneva].
Lecture notes: La Matiere Musicale; 18 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
BOX-FOLDER 23/3 [Lectures in Geneva].
Lecture notes: Miscellaneous: 51 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
BOX-FOLDER 23/4 [Lecture notes-San Francisco Conservatory] (1940).
Lecture notes: The Tower of Babel, April 26, 1940; 20 p.
Holograph in ink and pencil
BOX-FOLDER 23/5 Notes pour l'etude de choeurs : Servizio Sacro = Sacred Service
Lecture notes; 7 p.
Holograph in French in ink
Laid in note from Suzanne Bloch on cover folder stating these are "detailed directions for choral director's interpretation"
BOX-FOLDER 24/1 The Peterborough School, 1919
6 p
Holograph in ink; French text
In French. At head: Peterborough -- aout 1919.
BOX-FOLDER 24/2 The Peterborough School, 1919
Typed carbon copy, 3 p.
English translation of "Preface"
BOX-FOLDER 24/3 [The Peterborough School] (1919).
Lecture notes; [84] p.
Holograph in ink and pencil; French text
BOX-FOLDER 24/4 [The Peterborough School] (1919).
Lecture notes; [7] leaves.
Holograph in ink and typescript. English text.
BOX-FOLDER 24/5 The Peterborough School, 1919
Lecture notes; [53] p (bound).
Holograph in ink and typescript. French text.
BOX 26-41 Correspondence, 1894-1980
The Correspondence series is divided into two subseries: Personal Correspondence and General Correspondence. Personal Correspondence includes letters, postcards, invitations, and telegrams from family members and close friends. Non-family correspondence and related materials are found in the General Correspondence subseries. There are two categories filed at the end of the General Correspondence: Unidentified, which includes Bloch letter drafts, a letter from Bloch to an anonymous singer, and other unidentified items, and Miscellany, which contain two letterpress volumes of letters from EB to directors and professional recipients and folders of envelopes corresponding to other correspondence. Many of the letters are written in French or German.
Arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent and chronologically therein.
BOX 27-35 Personal Correspondence, 1895-1980
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