Universal-Edition Actiengesellschaft
Maximilianstrasse No.11.
TELEPHON No. 3364

Wien, am 3. Dez. 1904.

Wolgeboren Herrn Prof. Dr. H. Schenker,
III. Reisnerstrasse 38,
WIEN.

Sehr geehrter Herr Professor!

Im Auftrage unseres geschäftsführenden Verwaltungsrathes, Herrn Kaiserl. Rath 1 Josef Weinberger, überreichen wir Ihnen anbei die Strauss’schen Orchester Partituren im Taschenformate, I/VIII in Cassette 2 als Widmung. und zeichnen mit vorzueglichster


Hochachtung
[signed:] Für das Bureau der
[signed:] Universal-Edition“ Actiengesellschaft
[signed:] F. Rebay

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2004, 2016


Universal Edition & Co.
Maximilianstrasse 11
TELEPHONE No. 3364

Vienna, December 3, 1904

Prof. H. Schenker, Esq.
Reisnerstrasse 38
WIEN III

Dear Professor,

At the instruction of the executive member of our managing board, Imperial Counsellor 1 Josef Weinberger, we are enclosing herewith the Strauss boxed pocket orchestral scores, I–VIII 2 with our compliments, and remain with highest


regards,
[signed:] For the Administration of
[signed:] Universal Edition & Co.
[signed:] F. Rebay

© Translation Ian Bent, 20004, 2016


Universal-Edition Actiengesellschaft
Maximilianstrasse No.11.
TELEPHON No. 3364

Wien, am 3. Dez. 1904.

Wolgeboren Herrn Prof. Dr. H. Schenker,
III. Reisnerstrasse 38,
WIEN.

Sehr geehrter Herr Professor!

Im Auftrage unseres geschäftsführenden Verwaltungsrathes, Herrn Kaiserl. Rath 1 Josef Weinberger, überreichen wir Ihnen anbei die Strauss’schen Orchester Partituren im Taschenformate, I/VIII in Cassette 2 als Widmung. und zeichnen mit vorzueglichster


Hochachtung
[signed:] Für das Bureau der
[signed:] Universal-Edition“ Actiengesellschaft
[signed:] F. Rebay

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2004, 2016


Universal Edition & Co.
Maximilianstrasse 11
TELEPHONE No. 3364

Vienna, December 3, 1904

Prof. H. Schenker, Esq.
Reisnerstrasse 38
WIEN III

Dear Professor,

At the instruction of the executive member of our managing board, Imperial Counsellor 1 Josef Weinberger, we are enclosing herewith the Strauss boxed pocket orchestral scores, I–VIII 2 with our compliments, and remain with highest


regards,
[signed:] For the Administration of
[signed:] Universal Edition & Co.
[signed:] F. Rebay

© Translation Ian Bent, 20004, 2016

Footnotes

1 Weinberger had been awarded the honorary title of "Kaiserlicher Rat" on February 2, 1903.

2 In 1904, Universal Edition issued scores of the F Minor Symphony, Op.12 (UE 1040), Aus Italien, Op.16 (UE 1044), Don Juan, Op.20 (UE 1061), Macbeth, Op.23 (UE 1075), Tod und Verklärung, Op.24 (UE 1078), Till Eulenspiegel, Op.28 (UE 1103), Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30 (UE 1113), and Don Quixote, Op.35 (UE 1132). None of the scores alluded to survive in the Oster Collection, most of Schenker's scores having been sold off after his death. See Diary OJ 1/5, p.19, September 13, 1906, for an arrangement whereby Doblinger were to supply Schenker with orchestral scores of Bruckner and Mahler ("for the sake of my library") free in return for work supplied.

Commentary

Rights Holder
Universal Edition, published here by kind permission
License
Published by kind permission of Universal Edition granted on December 6, 2010
Format
1p letter, printed letterhead, typewritten salutation, message, and valediction, stamped signature and holograph signature
Provenance
Schenker, Heinrich (document date-1935)--Schenker, Jeanette (1935-1938)--Oster, Ernst (1938-c.1939)—New York Public Library (c.1939-)

Digital version created: 2016-02-18
Last updated: 2010-02-07