James Pepper Rare Books, Inc. (Santa Barbara, CA)

Collection, 1938 (1 item)


auction item description:
book (1 item: 1938) Merle Armitage (ed.), Schoenberg. New York 1937. Signed copy dedicated to Donal J. Bear, dated March 1938

Profiles in History Calabasas, CA), autographs

Collection, 1949 (1 items)


auction item description for:
correspondence (1 items: 1941) to Morris Golde

Fritsch (Georg) Antiquariat collection

Collection, 1911 (1 item)

The antiquarian bookshop Georg Fritsch is located in Vienna.


Correspondence (1 item: 1911), Arnold Schönberg to Arthur Kahane

Vernon B. Read

Collection, 1934-2003

Vernon B. Read was professor of music at San Jose State University, California.


correspondence (5 items: 1964-2003)
photograph (1 item: 1934)


Arnold Schönberg Center (4 items: 2003)
Gertrud Schoenberg (1 item: 1964)

Langlie, Warren, 1921-[died]

Collection, 1943-1950: 3 folders (ca. 450 leaves), 10 CDs

Warren Langlie -- student of Nadia Boulenger, then studied with Schönberg from 1940 to 1950. Worked as pianist in California. Langlie conducted interviews with Schönberg and made wire-recordings of some of his seminars, as well as transcripts and documentations. In 1960 he completed a dissertation at UCLA on "Schoenberg as a teacher".


paper copies of typescript (3 folders: ca. 400 leaves): documenting lessons by Schönberg from 1943 to 1950.
sound recordings (10 CDs): transfered from wire-recordings in 2018; documenting lessons by Schönberg.

Music cited
op. 24, op. 31 [among others]

Schulson Autographs (New Jersey), dealer in music autographs

Collection, 1934-1941 (2 items)


auction item description for:
correspondence (2 items: 1934-1941) to Carl Engel, American Society of Composers

National Gallery of Canada (Ottawa) collection

Collection, 1947 - 2000 (6 items: clippings, correspondence, lecture)

The National Gallery of Canada (French: Musée des beaux-arts du Canada), located in the capital city of Ottawa, Ontario, is Canada's premier art gallery. Among its collections is the Lisette Model fonds.


correspondence (3 items: 1967-2000)
clippings (3 items: after 1951)
lecture (1 item: 1947), lecture by Schönberg to the National Institute of Arts and Letters, sent to Model from the Henry Cowell papers.


Cyndie Campbell, National Gallery of Canada (1 item: 2000)
Julia Heinz (2 items: 1967, 1980)

Bonhams (London)

Collection, 19--: 1 folder

Founded in London in 1793, Bonhams is one of only three global auction houses. It has sales in London, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Edinburgh and Sydney.


auction item descriptions and illustrations for:
correspondence (3 items: 1949-1951)
music (1 item: 1934) overview of twelve-tone rows for Wind Quintet op. 26 


Arnold Schönberg (3 items: 1949-1951) to Bernard Herrmann, Edward J. Tomlin

Music cited
op. 26

Edinburgh International Festival

Collection (1914-2014)

The Edinburgh International Festival is an annual festival of performing arts in Edinburgh, Scotland, over three weeks in August. While clearing out an office, photographs of Arnold Schönberg were found along with sketches and postcards and sent to the Arnold Schönberg Center, Vienna.


correspondence (2 items: 2014)
stage plan for Gurre-Lieder (1 item: 1914)
photographs (6 items: 1912-1940)