2. Blau –, 5°.

— Von Callwey S. 51!! — Die Kultusgemeinde fordert einen „freiwilligen Zuschlag“! — Salzer empfiehlt sich englisch? 1 Jetty von ½5–5h: klagt über Alterserscheinungen, bereut die frühere turbulente Art. — Requiem aus dem Dom 2 – Patiençe im Musikzimmer.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

2, blue sky, 5°.

— From Callwey, 51 shillings!! — The Jewish Religious Community requests a "voluntary surcharge"! — Salzer is taking French leave? 1 Jetty from 4:30 to 5 o’clock: she complains about the signs of ageing, regrets her earlier, turbulent way of life. — Requiem from St. Stephen’s Cathedral 2 – Solitaire [played] in the music room. —

© Translation William Drabkin.

2. Blau –, 5°.

— Von Callwey S. 51!! — Die Kultusgemeinde fordert einen „freiwilligen Zuschlag“! — Salzer empfiehlt sich englisch? 1 Jetty von ½5–5h: klagt über Alterserscheinungen, bereut die frühere turbulente Art. — Requiem aus dem Dom 2 – Patiençe im Musikzimmer.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

2, blue sky, 5°.

— From Callwey, 51 shillings!! — The Jewish Religious Community requests a "voluntary surcharge"! — Salzer is taking French leave? 1 Jetty from 4:30 to 5 o’clock: she complains about the signs of ageing, regrets her earlier, turbulent way of life. — Requiem from St. Stephen’s Cathedral 2 – Solitaire [played] in the music room. —

© Translation William Drabkin.

Footnotes

1 That is, he is taking a leave of absence without permission or explanation. The English idiom is "to take French leave"; the equivalent French idiom – which Schenker is using, in German translation – is "filer à l’anglaise."

2 According to the radio listings in the Neue freie Presse, Mozart’s Requiem, performed in memory of Engelbert Dollfuß and the victims of the February Uprising (1934), was broadcast from the Cathedral of St. Stephen. The cathedral’s music director, Ferdinand Habel, conducted the choral society Dreizehnlinden and the Vienna Symphony Orchestra; the soloists were Erika Rokyta (soprano), Emilie Rutschka (alto), Hermann Gallos (tenor), and Josef Manowarda (bass).