20. Januar 27

Liebe Frau Schenker,

ich 1 komme furchtbar gern am nächsten Mittwoch, also am 27.? 2

Herzlichen Dank für die Einladung 3 und Empfehlungen Ihrem verehrten Gatten –


Ihre ganz ergebene
[signed:] Annamarie van Hoboken

© Transcription John Rothgeb, 2008


January 20, 1927

Dear Mrs Schenker,

I 1 shall be delighted to come next Wednesday, thus on the 27th? 2

Thank you so much for the invitation, 3 and regards to your revered husband —


Yours most sincerely,
[signed:] Annamarie van Hoboken

© Translation John Rothgeb, 2008,


20. Januar 27

Liebe Frau Schenker,

ich 1 komme furchtbar gern am nächsten Mittwoch, also am 27.? 2

Herzlichen Dank für die Einladung 3 und Empfehlungen Ihrem verehrten Gatten –


Ihre ganz ergebene
[signed:] Annamarie van Hoboken

© Transcription John Rothgeb, 2008


January 20, 1927

Dear Mrs Schenker,

I 1 shall be delighted to come next Wednesday, thus on the 27th? 2

Thank you so much for the invitation, 3 and regards to your revered husband —


Yours most sincerely,
[signed:] Annamarie van Hoboken

© Translation John Rothgeb, 2008,

Footnotes

1 Receipt of this note is recorded in Schenker's diary at OJ 3/9, p. 3027, January 22, 1927: "Von Frau van H. (Br.): wird Mittwoch kommen." ("From Mrs van H. (letter): will come Wednesday.").

2 The Wednesday following Thursday January 20, 1927 was January 26.

3 The item is not known to survive, but its writing is recorded in Schenker's diary at OJ 3/9, p. 3026, January 19, 1927: "An Frau van Hoboken (Br. Lie-Liechen): Einladung." (To Mrs. van Hoboken (letter, Lie-Liechen): invitation.

Commentary

Format
note, holograph message and signature recto
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--)
Rights Holder
IPR: Heirs of Anthony van Hoboken, published here with kind permission
License
Permission to publish granted by the heirs of Anthony van Hoboken February 3, 2007. Any claim to intellectual rights on this document should be addressed to the Schenker Correspondence Project, Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge, at schenkercorrespondence [at] mus (dot) cam (dot) ac (dot) uk.

Digital version created: 2008-01-24
Last updated: 2011-02-21