An die „Universal-Edition 1
Wien

für die rasche Erledigung der Korrektur bestens dankend, sende ich die Blätter zurück, erbitte aber, der äußersten Vorsicht halber, noch eine Korrektur der Bl:

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  • 429
  • 436
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[UE receipt stamp, illegible / ] [Beantwortet] 20. 5. 27


Mit vorzüglicher Hochachtung
Ihr ergeb.
[signed:] H Schenker

17. 5. 27

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2012




To Universal Edition, 1
Vienna

Many thanks for dealing swiftly with the corrections. I am returning the pages; but, in the interests of utmost caution, I ask for a further proof of pages:

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  • 429
  • 436
  • 438
  • 443

[UE receipt stamp, illegible / ] [Answered] 20. 5. 27


With kind regards,
Yours truly,
[signed:] H. Schenker

May 17, 1927

© Translation Ian Bent, 2012




An die „Universal-Edition 1
Wien

für die rasche Erledigung der Korrektur bestens dankend, sende ich die Blätter zurück, erbitte aber, der äußersten Vorsicht halber, noch eine Korrektur der Bl:

  • 424
  • 429
  • 436
  • 438
  • 443

[UE receipt stamp, illegible / ] [Beantwortet] 20. 5. 27


Mit vorzüglicher Hochachtung
Ihr ergeb.
[signed:] H Schenker

17. 5. 27

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2012




To Universal Edition, 1
Vienna

Many thanks for dealing swiftly with the corrections. I am returning the pages; but, in the interests of utmost caution, I ask for a further proof of pages:

  • 424
  • 429
  • 436
  • 438
  • 443

[UE receipt stamp, illegible / ] [Answered] 20. 5. 27


With kind regards,
Yours truly,
[signed:] H. Schenker

May 17, 1927

© Translation Ian Bent, 2012

Footnotes

1 Writing of this letter is recorded in Schenker's diary at OJ 3/9, p. 3067, May 18, 1927: "An die U.-E. die korrigierten Abzüge; fünf Blätter noch einmal erbeten." ("To UE the corrected proof-sheets; five pages requested one more time.").

Commentary

Rights Holder
Heirs of Heinrich Schenker, in the public domain
License
This document is deemed to be 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 message and signature, with pencil annotation by UE staff
Provenance
Universal Edition Archive (document date-1976)—on permanent loan to the Wienbibliothek im Rathhaus (1976-)

Digital version created: 2012-07-17