BERNARD KAUN COLLECTION

SC 1998.56

Ruth T. Watanabe Special Collections
Sibley Music Library 

 

CONTENTS

 

DESCRIPTION OF COLLECTION

Location: M2A 8,4
1 foot

 

Biographical Sketch

No information available.

 

Provenance

Unknown. The items may have been placed in the library in connection with the American Composers’ Concerts, since two of the items, the Romantic Symphony and the Sinfonia Concertante, were performed on its concerts.

 

Scope and Content

Works in manuscript and print of Bernhard Kaun along with a recording of his Romantic Symphony.

 

Associations

Special Collections holds collections of materials relating to twentieth-century composers, particularly those connected with Eastman School or American music.

 

Restrictions and Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

 

 

DESCRIPTION OF SERIES

The series consists of manuscripts, printed works and one recording of the music of Bernhard Kaun.

 

 

INVENTORY

 Box 1

folder 1 Quintet for Oboe & Strings.  Jupiter Music, 1940.  Score & Parts
folder 2 Sinfonia Concertante for solo horn and orchestra.  Jupiter Music, 1940.  Score & reduction
          for horn & piano.
folder 3 First movement “Basso Ostinato” of unidentified work.  Parts
folder 4 Second movement “Im Herbst” of unidentified work.  Parts
folder 5 Third movement “Schenke im Fruhling” of unidentified work.  Parts
folder 6 Niederlandisches Volkslied.  Score
folder 7 Unidentified work (Suite of Sketches?).  Parts
folder 8 First Symphony.  Parts

 

Box 2

folder 1 Romantic Symphony.   Woodwind part masters
folder 2 Romantic Symphony.  Brass & perc. part masters
folder 3 Romantic Symphony.  String part masters
folder 4 Romantic Symphony.  Set of parts
folder 5 Romantic Symphony.  LP recorded by Hamburg Radio Symphony