2. Schön

– der Friseur kommt schon um ¼8h! — Von Frl. Frieda Frieda Pollak (Ansichtsk.): Wünsche für den Sommer. — Von Frau Komorn (das Maiheft des „Wiener Kunstwanderer“): über Bambergers Konzert. 1 — Befund: 0.33%! — Bamberger bringt den Händel [Concerto grosso in a-Moll, op. 6, No. 4 (HWV 322)] zurück 2 u. ein Bildchen vom Kinsky-Konzert. 3 — Von Weisse (Br.OJ 15/16, [92]): über die Brahms-Studie u. Kalmus‘ Besuch; gibt seine Sommeradresse an – hat einen Abend mit eigenen Kompositionen veranstaltet. — Hoboken nimmt seine Stunde, grinst, sagt aber kein Wort wegen der nächsten Saison.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

2, fair weather

– the barber comes as early as 7:15! — From Miss Frieda Frieda Pollak (picture postcard): best wishes for the summer. — From Mrs. Komorn (the May issue of Der Wiener Kunstwanderer ): concerning Bamberger’s concert. 1 — Result: 0.33%! — Bamberger returns the Handel [Concerto grosso in A minor, Op. 6, No. 4 (HWV 322)] 2 , and a snapshot of the Kinsky concert. 2 — From Weisse (letterOJ 15/16, [92]): concerning the Brahms study , and Kalmus’s visit; gives me his summer address – has organized an evening of his own compositions. — Hoboken takes his lesson, grins, but says nothing about the next teaching year.

© Translation William Drabkin.

2. Schön

– der Friseur kommt schon um ¼8h! — Von Frl. Frieda Frieda Pollak (Ansichtsk.): Wünsche für den Sommer. — Von Frau Komorn (das Maiheft des „Wiener Kunstwanderer“): über Bambergers Konzert. 1 — Befund: 0.33%! — Bamberger bringt den Händel [Concerto grosso in a-Moll, op. 6, No. 4 (HWV 322)] zurück 2 u. ein Bildchen vom Kinsky-Konzert. 3 — Von Weisse (Br.OJ 15/16, [92]): über die Brahms-Studie u. Kalmus‘ Besuch; gibt seine Sommeradresse an – hat einen Abend mit eigenen Kompositionen veranstaltet. — Hoboken nimmt seine Stunde, grinst, sagt aber kein Wort wegen der nächsten Saison.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

2, fair weather

– the barber comes as early as 7:15! — From Miss Frieda Frieda Pollak (picture postcard): best wishes for the summer. — From Mrs. Komorn (the May issue of Der Wiener Kunstwanderer ): concerning Bamberger’s concert. 1 — Result: 0.33%! — Bamberger returns the Handel [Concerto grosso in A minor, Op. 6, No. 4 (HWV 322)] 2 , and a snapshot of the Kinsky concert. 2 — From Weisse (letterOJ 15/16, [92]): concerning the Brahms study , and Kalmus’s visit; gives me his summer address – has organized an evening of his own compositions. — Hoboken takes his lesson, grins, but says nothing about the next teaching year.

© Translation William Drabkin.

Footnotes

1 M[aria] K[omorn], "Alte Musik in einem Palast des Lukas v. Hildebrandt," Der Wiener Kunstwanderer, May 1933; a clipping is preserved as OC 2/87. Review of a concert directed by Carl Bamberger (see note 3 for details).

2 From the diary entries of March 17 and April 4, 1933, this clearly refers to Handel’s Concerto grosso in A minor.

3 A concert at the Palais Kinsky on April 22, 1933, directed by Carl Bamberger as part of the "Day of Music-Making" in Vienna. The program comprised a Brandenburg concerto, a cantata by Bach, a keyboard concerto by Haydn, and a Divertimento in D major by Mozart. Schenker attended this concert.