Steuermann, Edward, 1892-1964

Collection, 1906-1976: 2 boxes (118 folders (ca. 2,869 leaves, 11 books, 1 photograph)), 6 periodicals, 4 programs, 10 recordings, oversize drawer (2 books, 1 certificate, 5 frames, 1 medal in case, 1 photograph, 2 programs, 8 scores)

Edward Steuermann--piano student of Ferruccio Busoni, and a composition student of Schoenberg. From 1912 onward, with the exception of Schoenberg's Op. 48, he participated in the world premieres of every Schoenberg work which utilizes a piano. He was the pianist for the Verein für musikalische Privataufführungen. The International Society for Contemporary Music awarded him the Schönberg medal (1952). In 1949 he married Clara Silvers, who became the first archivist of the Arnold Schoenberg Institute.

Contents

finding aids (2 items: 9 leaves: 1976-1992)
articles (14 items: 172 leaves: 1941-1962) by Adorno, Leibowitz, Rubsamen, Schoenberg ("Herz und Verstand in der Musik")
books (13 items: 1887-1968) by Adorno, Bellermann, Leibowitz, Oppens, Schenker, Schoenberg (Style and idea), et al.
clipping (1 item: 1965) by Keller
correspondence (70 items: 121 leaves: 1942-1976)
lectures (4 items: 64 leaves: 1945-1954) by Jalowetz, Krenek, Ratz, Sessions
miscellaneous (7 items: 37 leaves: n.d.) documents regarding the Arnold Schoenberg Gesamtausgabe, Schönberg medal, etc.
music by Berg (6 items: 438 leaves: 1924-1935), Schoenberg (71 items: 1,591 leaves: 1910-1956), Webern (9 items: 97 leaves: 1922-1948)
papers (7 items: 61 leaves: n.d.) by Adorno, Schoenberg ("The three pieces for piano op. 11"), Sessions, Steuermann
periodicals (15 items: 265 leaves +: 1944-1974)
photographs (2 items) of Heinrich Jalowetz, Arnold Schoenberg
programs (6 items: 14 leaves +: 1927-1974)
recordings (10 items)

Correspondents

Theodor Adorno (2 items: 1942-1948)
ASI (Leonard Stein (1 item: 1976))
Josef Rufer (3 items: 1963-1968)
Arnold Schoenberg (22 items: 1943-1950)
Georg Schönberg (1 item: 1957)
Gertrud Schoenberg (28 items: 1951-1966)
Nuria Schoenberg Nono (3 items: 1953-1959)
Clara Steuermann (1 item: 1944)
Edward Steuermann (7 items: 1950-1963)
United States Department of State (David Cooper (1 item: 1952))
Salka Viertel (1 item: 1951)

Music cited

Scores: Opp. 1-6, 8-19, 21-27, 29, 31-33, 36-38, 41, 42, 45, 47, 48, 50C, Gurre-Lieder, arr. of Brahms' op. 25
Programs: Opp. 9, 21, 23, 36, 41, 4 deutsche Volkslieder, Moses und Aron
Recordings: Opp. 7, 10, 21, 30, 37, 41, 45, Gurre-Lieder, Moses und Aron
 

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