[engraved letterhead, lettering diagonally and horizontally arranged on a background of foliage with a lyre]

Josef Weinberger
Bühnen-Verlag [—] Musikalien-Verlags-Handlung
Wien I. Maximilianstr. 11 1 [—] Leipzig Querstrasse No. 13
Paris 78, Rue d'Anjou.
TELEFON No. 3364.

Wien/Leipzig am 6 Oktober 1903

Wolgeboren Herrn Professor Dr. H. Schenker
Wien

Sehr geehrter Herr Professor!

Mitfolgend Tanz 3 2 mit Ausnahme der 1mo Violinen, die in einer Stunde nachfolgen.

Erbitte diesen Tanz so rasch als möglich corrigirt retour worauf Nr 1, 2, 3, sofort an Busoni abgehen.

Nr 4. kommt Nachmittag und geht eventuell uncorrigirt an Busoni .


Hochachtungsvoll.
[signed:] Josef Weinberger Hertzka 3

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2004, 2016


[engraved letterhead, lettering diagonally and horizontally arranged on a background of foliage with a lyre]

Josef Weinberger
Theatrical Publisher [—] Publisher and Hirer of Sheet Music
Vienna I, Maximilianstrasse 11 1 [—] Leipzig Querstrasse No. 13
Paris 78, Rue d'Anjou.
TELEPHONE No. 3364

Vienna/Leipzig October 6, 1903

Professor H. Schenker, Esq.
Vienna

Dear Professor,

Enclosed is Dance No. 3 2 with the exception of the first violins, which will follow in an hour's time.

Please return this Dance corrected, as quickly as possible, after which Nos. 1, 2, and 3 will be dispatched to Busoni immediately.

No. 4 is due to arrive this afternoon and will be sent to Busoni, probably uncorrected.


With kind regards,
[signed:] Josef Weinberger Hertzka 3

© Translation Ian Bent, 2004, 20016


[engraved letterhead, lettering diagonally and horizontally arranged on a background of foliage with a lyre]

Josef Weinberger
Bühnen-Verlag [—] Musikalien-Verlags-Handlung
Wien I. Maximilianstr. 11 1 [—] Leipzig Querstrasse No. 13
Paris 78, Rue d'Anjou.
TELEFON No. 3364.

Wien/Leipzig am 6 Oktober 1903

Wolgeboren Herrn Professor Dr. H. Schenker
Wien

Sehr geehrter Herr Professor!

Mitfolgend Tanz 3 2 mit Ausnahme der 1mo Violinen, die in einer Stunde nachfolgen.

Erbitte diesen Tanz so rasch als möglich corrigirt retour worauf Nr 1, 2, 3, sofort an Busoni abgehen.

Nr 4. kommt Nachmittag und geht eventuell uncorrigirt an Busoni .


Hochachtungsvoll.
[signed:] Josef Weinberger Hertzka 3

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2004, 2016


[engraved letterhead, lettering diagonally and horizontally arranged on a background of foliage with a lyre]

Josef Weinberger
Theatrical Publisher [—] Publisher and Hirer of Sheet Music
Vienna I, Maximilianstrasse 11 1 [—] Leipzig Querstrasse No. 13
Paris 78, Rue d'Anjou.
TELEPHONE No. 3364

Vienna/Leipzig October 6, 1903

Professor H. Schenker, Esq.
Vienna

Dear Professor,

Enclosed is Dance No. 3 2 with the exception of the first violins, which will follow in an hour's time.

Please return this Dance corrected, as quickly as possible, after which Nos. 1, 2, and 3 will be dispatched to Busoni immediately.

No. 4 is due to arrive this afternoon and will be sent to Busoni, probably uncorrected.


With kind regards,
[signed:] Josef Weinberger Hertzka 3

© Translation Ian Bent, 2004, 20016

Footnotes

1 The Weinberger company had moved from its Kohlmarkt 8 address to larger premises at Maximilianstraße at the turn of the century, and this became the address also of Universal Edition from its founding in 1901, the two companies sharing the telephone number 3364.

2 i.e. of Schenker's Syrian Dances , in the orchestrated version by Arnold Schoenberg.

3 Emil Hertzka's distinctive signature on this letter and OJ 15/12, [6] suggests that he was working for the Weinberger company before he joined Universal Edition in 1907.

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, engraved letterhead, stenographically written recipient address, salutation, message, valediction, holograph signatures
Provenance
Schenker, Heinrich (document date-1935)--Schenker, Jeanette (1935-c.1942)--Ratz, Erwin (c.1942-c.1945)--Jonas, Oswald (c.1945-1978)--University of California, Riverside (1978--)

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Last updated: 2010-02-07