[UE receipt stamp:] 6003

Sehr geehrter Herr Direktor! 1

Anbei retour alle Bögen bis ans Ende. 2 Eine 3te Correctur doch noch erbeten. Die Figuren 3 haben eine fortlaufende Zahl erhalten, u. außerdem muß das beiliegende Inhaltsverzeichnis gesezt werden.

Das Vorwort wird bald in Ihre Hände gelangen.


Mit ausgez. Hochachtung
Ihr ergb
[signed:] H Schenker

9. 6. 08

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2004, 2016

[UE receipt stamp:] 6003

Dear Director, 1

Enclosed, I return all gatherings through to the end. 2 A third set of proofs is definitely still required. The music examples 3 have been through-numbered, and in addition the enclosed Table of Contents must be set.

The Foreword will be in your hands soon.


With kind regards,
Your devoted
[signed:] H. Schenker

June 9, 1908

© Translation Ian Bent, 2004, 2016

[UE receipt stamp:] 6003

Sehr geehrter Herr Direktor! 1

Anbei retour alle Bögen bis ans Ende. 2 Eine 3te Correctur doch noch erbeten. Die Figuren 3 haben eine fortlaufende Zahl erhalten, u. außerdem muß das beiliegende Inhaltsverzeichnis gesezt werden.

Das Vorwort wird bald in Ihre Hände gelangen.


Mit ausgez. Hochachtung
Ihr ergb
[signed:] H Schenker

9. 6. 08

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2004, 2016

[UE receipt stamp:] 6003

Dear Director, 1

Enclosed, I return all gatherings through to the end. 2 A third set of proofs is definitely still required. The music examples 3 have been through-numbered, and in addition the enclosed Table of Contents must be set.

The Foreword will be in your hands soon.


With kind regards,
Your devoted
[signed:] H. Schenker

June 9, 1908

© Translation Ian Bent, 2004, 2016

Footnotes

1 Writing of this letter is not recorded in Schenker's diary.

2 Of Beitrag zur Ornamentik , 2nd edn (Vienna: UE, 1908).

3 i.e. the 111 music examples in the main section (including those in footnotes) and appendix. The music examples in the Introduction, pp. 3–23, are unnumbered.

Commentary

Rights Holder
Heirs of Heinrich Schenker, in the public domain
License
This document is deemed to have been in the public domain as of January 1, 2006. All reasonable steps have been taken to locate the heirs of Heinrich Schenker. Any claim to intellectual rights should be addressed to the Schenker Correspondence Project, Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge, at schenkercorrespondence[at]mus(dot)cam(dot)ac(dot)uk.
Format
1p letter, holograph salutation, message, valediction, and signature, UE stamp
Provenance
Universal Edition Archive (document date-1976)—on permanent loan to the Wienbibliothek im Rathhaus (1976-)

Digital version created: 2016-03-14
Last updated: 2010-03-01