Ernest Bloch papers

Ernest Bloch papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Bloch, Ernest, 1880-1959
Title: Ernest Bloch papers
Dates: 1950-1958
Quantity: 0.3 Linear feet (1 half box, 1 oversized folder A)
Abstract:The collection mainly consists of correspondence from Ernest Bloch to his friend, Samuel Laderman from 1950-1958. The letters discuss all aspects of his musical life, including composing, teaching, performing, and recording. Block also discusses other musicians and conductors and their works, as well as philosophizing about music and the world. Also includes autographed photographs of Bloch and the original autographed manuscript of the orchestral score for his "Proclamation for Trumpet Solo and Orchestra."
Coll. Number: ms2632

Biographical/Historical Note

Ernest Bloch (1880-1959) was an American composer of Swiss origin. He spent his last eighteen years in Agate Beach, Oregon.


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Composers--United States.
Composition (Music)
Conductors (Music)--United States.
Laderman, Samuel
Music--Instruction and study--United States.
Scores.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ernest Bloch papers. MS 2632. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11TLS Berkeley, CA, 1950 July 6
 
1TLS Berkeley, CA, 1950 July 21
 
1TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1950 August 9
 
1TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1950 October 3
 
1ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1950 December 30
 
2ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1951 February 21
 
2ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1951 March 17
 
2TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1951 April 4
 
2ALS Berkeley, CA, 1951 June 17
 
2TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1951 August 3
 
2TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1951 August 24
 
2ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1951 October 15
 
2ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1951 November 11
 
2ALS Portland, OR, 1951 November 19
 
2ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1951 November 30
 
3TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 January 30
 
3TL (copy) Agate Beach, OR, 1952 March 2
 
3TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 March 12
 
3ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 April 28
 
3ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 June 11
 
3ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 June 20
 
3ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 August 2
 
3TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 August 3
 
3TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 September 5
 
3TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 October 8
 
3TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 November 15
 
3TLS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 December 6
 
3ALS Agate Beach, OR, 1952 December 25
 
4Postcard signed Gibraltar, Spain?, 1953 January 27
 
4ALS Rome, Italy, 1953 February 15
 
4ALS Rome, Italy, 1953 February 22
 
4ALS Rome, Italy, 1953 February 25
 
4ALS Geneva, Switzerland, 1953 March 14
 
93 autographed photographs of Ernest Bloch
 
OS Folder
1AOriginal autographed manuscript of the orchestral score for Bloch's "Proclamation for Trumpet Solo and Orchestra"