1. August 1923 Schwere Nebel, Wolken, regnerisch.

— An Sophie (K.): zitiere Mozios Zusage u. verspreche, vom Druck nicht zu lassen. — Am Scherzo-Trio. 1 — Unerwartete Aufheiterung, Mäher gleich zur Stelle. — 5–6½h abwärts in schöner Sonne; 4. u. 5. Aufzug Faust. — Nach farbigen Skizzen Reinschrift fortgesetzt.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

August 1, 1923 Heavy fog, clouds, rainy.

— To Sophie (postcard): quote Mozio's agreement and promise not to give up putting pressure on him. — Work on Scherzo–Trio. 1 — It clears up unexpectedly, the mowers are at hand immediately. — 5:00–6:30 down the street in nice sun; Act IV and V of Faust. — After colored sketches, fair copy continued.

© Translation Scott Witmer.

1. August 1923 Schwere Nebel, Wolken, regnerisch.

— An Sophie (K.): zitiere Mozios Zusage u. verspreche, vom Druck nicht zu lassen. — Am Scherzo-Trio. 1 — Unerwartete Aufheiterung, Mäher gleich zur Stelle. — 5–6½h abwärts in schöner Sonne; 4. u. 5. Aufzug Faust. — Nach farbigen Skizzen Reinschrift fortgesetzt.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

August 1, 1923 Heavy fog, clouds, rainy.

— To Sophie (postcard): quote Mozio's agreement and promise not to give up putting pressure on him. — Work on Scherzo–Trio. 1 — It clears up unexpectedly, the mowers are at hand immediately. — 5:00–6:30 down the street in nice sun; Act IV and V of Faust. — After colored sketches, fair copy continued.

© Translation Scott Witmer.

Footnotes

1 "Beethoven: V. Sinfonie (Schluß)," Der Tonwille Heft 6 (1923), 9–35; Eng. transl., II, pp. 8–30: Scherzo, 9–20; Eng. transl., II, pp. 8–18.