Cortot, Alfred, 1877-1962

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French pianist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 14 May 1931, to Mme [Louise] Alvar, 1931 May 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564652

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [Paris], 29 December 1906, to an unidentified friend, 1906 Dec. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564656

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [Paris], 11 October 1907, to an unidentified friend, 1907 Oct. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564659

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Lausanne, 9 June 1950, to [M. Sainson], 1950 Jan. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270873250

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creatorOf Vaubourgoin, Marc. Variations / pour piano / Marc Vaubourgoin. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Franck, César, 1822-1890. "Prélude[, aria et final]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, 1873-1997, (bulk 1920-1990) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. 6e Nocturne / Gabriel Fauré. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Serge Koussevitzky Archive, 1920-1976, (bulk 1924-1951) Music Division Library of Congress
referencedIn Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Autograph letter (draft?) : [n.p.], to [the committee of the Beethoven-Denkmal in Vienna], [n.d., 1873 Jan.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Lacerda, Francisco de, 1869-1934. Francisco de Lacerda. / 7 "Trovas" pour Chant (mezzo-soprano) et petit orchestre. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Moldenhauer Archives at the Library of Congress, circa 1000-circa 1990 Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Rey, Cemal Reşit, 1904-1985. Scènes turques / Agir zeïbek [and Yaruk zeïbek]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Rey, Cemal Reşit, 1904-1985. Djémal Réchid / La légende du Bebek / poème symphonique pour orchestre / (sur une légende d'Anatolie). Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. Miroirs / II Oiseaux tristes / à Ricardo Viñes. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Jascha Heifetz Collection, 1911-1972 Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries
creatorOf Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828. Mahomet's Gesang. / Göthe / März 1821. Frz. Schubert mpria. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn The Love Family Papers, 1850-1960 (inclusive) Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
creatorOf Indy, Vincent d', 1851-1931. "Au Galop!"/ Mélodie Espagnole. / poésie de Robert de Bonnières / V.I. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Autograph note signed with initials on his visiting card : [n.p., Strasbourg?, n.d., January 1858?], to [Josef H. Hasselmans?], [n.d., 1858 Jan.?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. Larmes[, Au cimetière, Spleen]. Gabriel Fauré. Op. 51 .... Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Etude [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Grande Sonate / pour le Pianoforte / par / F. Liszt / Terminé le / 2 Fevrier 1853 [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. "Mephisto Walzer--(nach einer Episode aus Lenau's Faust--'Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke')" : autograph manuscript, 1859 Sept. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cortot, Alfred, 1877-1962. Autograph letter signed, dated : Lausanne, 9 June 1950, to [M. Sainson], 1950 Jan. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Tailleferre, Germaine, 1892-1983. Autograph letters signed (6), dated : Paris and St. Jean de Luz, 1920-1921 [and n.d.], to Mme [Louise] Alvar 1920-1921 [and n.d.], including 1920 Dec. 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Kœchlin, Charles, 1867-1950. Berceuse phoque .... Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Franck, César, 1822-1890. Les Eolides / à 4 mains. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Harding, Charles Alvar, 1915-. Charles Alvar Harding collection, ca. 1850-ca. 1970. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cortot, Alfred, 1877-1962. Autograph letter signed, dated : [Paris], 29 December 1906, to an unidentified friend, 1906 Dec. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thurner, Théodore, 1806-1845. 3e Concerto. Thurner (Théod aîné). Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897. Concert / für das / Piano-Forte / mit / Orchester-Begleitung / von / Johannes Brahms / op. 15. [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson),. Frederick R. Koch collection, 1640-1983. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Baillot, Pierre Marie François de Sales, 1771-1842. Point d'orgue pour le Concerto de Piano de Mozart. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cortot, Alfred, 1877-1962. Autograph letter signed, dated : [Paris], 11 October 1907, to an unidentified friend, 1907 Oct. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Harding, Charles Alvar, 1915-. Autograph Book. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Moscheles, Ignaz, 1794-1870. Concerto / en Mi / Oeuvre 64 [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf David, Félicien, 1810-1876. Ballet / Félicien David. [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Chausson, Ernest, 1855-1899. Chanson de clown. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. Sonatine [Multimédia multisupport] / Alfred Cortot, p. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Toten Tanz / Phantasie für Pianoforte / und Orchester. ... Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. Sonatine [Multimédia multisupport] / Alfred Cortot, p. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Roussel, Albert, 1869-1937. Autograph letters signed (2) and autograph postcards signed (2), dated : Siemreab-Angkor (Cambodia), Paris, Sainte-Marguerite-sur-Mer, and Paris, 1909, [1925], 1927, 1934 [and n.d.], to Alfred Cortot, [1925], 1934, 1909 Dec. 7, and 1927 June 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. [Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune in short score]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Franck, César, 1822-1890. Choral No I. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 3 in E♭ major, op. 29 : autograph manuscript, 1869 Nov. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Schmitt, Florent, 1870-1958. Mélodie pour trompette / Florent Schmitt / op. 30 bis. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. 3e Valse Caprice. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Frederick R. Koch collection, 1640-1983 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Autograph letters signed (4), dated : [Paris], 1916-1917, to Alfred Cortot, 1916 Aug. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Messager, André, 1853-1929. Autograph letter signed, dated : St. Sauveur les Bains, 9 April [n.y., 1918?], to [Alfred Cortot], [n.y., 1918? Apr. 9]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856. Exercice pour le Pianoforte / composèe [sic] / par / R. Schumann. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Franck, César, 1822-1890. Les danses de Lormont / musique de César Franck. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. Prélude[s] / No 4[-8]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Indy, Vincent d', 1851-1931. Symph en La Min [sic] / Scherzo--arrangé / pour 2 pianos. / V.I. / 1872. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Musée Galliéra. Correspondence, ca. 1904-1938. getty research institute
creatorOf Raff, Joachim, 1822-1882. Autograph letters signed (33), autograph postal card signed, and autograph document signed, dated : Wiesbaden, Weimar, Vienna, Leipzig, [and n.p.], 1859-1863 and 1877, [and n.d.], to Julius Schuberth in Leipzig (two are to a Herr Vogel, who was apparently connected with Schuberth), 1859-1863 and 1877, [and n.d.], including 1859 Sept. 3 and 1863 Feb. 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. [Nocturne no. 11, in F sharp minor, op. 104]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Chausson, Ernest, 1855-1899. Concert / pour piano, violon / et quatuor à cordes / Ernest Chausson / op. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Paderewski, Ignace Jan, 1860-1941. Sonate / pour piano et violon / Op. 13. / I.J. Paderewski. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897. Concert / für das / Piano-Forte / mit Orchester Begleitung / von / Johnes Brahms / opus 14 [crossed out, replaced with] 15 [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Franck, César, 1822-1890. Les Béatitudes. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Monte Carlo, 22 March 1919, and [Paris, mid-May 1922], to [Alfred Cortot], 1919 Mar. 22 and 1922, mid-May. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Paderewski, Ignace Jan, 1860-1941. Autograph letter signed, dated : [Morges], 2 September 1928, to Alfred Cortot, 1928 Sept. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Schmitt, Florent, 1870-1958. J'entends dans le lointain ... les cris prolongés de la douleur la plus poignante / Lautréamont (Chants de Maldoror) / Extrait des 'Ombres' si intelligemment -- encore que si aimablement -- / commentées par Alfred Cortot / Florent Schmitt. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Concerto pour Piano / avec acct. d'orchestre. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Dukas, Paul, 1865-1935. Var. VI. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. Jeux d'eau. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Franck, César, 1822-1890. Sonate pour Piano et Violon. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Franck, César, 1822-1890. Pièces en ut majeur et ut mineur. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cortot, Alfred, 1877-1962. [Letters, 1926 and 1939] / Alfred Cortot. Northwestern University
creatorOf Brenet, Michel, 1858-1918. Autograph letter signed, dated : [Paris], 26 February 1918, to [Alfred Cortot], 1918 Feb. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Le roi de Thulé / chanson Gothique / de Faust / Musique de H. Berlioz [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. [Pièces, orchestra (1883) / C. Ach. Debussy]. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
creatorOf Chausson, Ernest, 1855-1899. Les caprices de Marianne. / La mort de Coelio. / E. Chausson. / Réduction pour piano à 4 mains. / Pierre-Onfroy de Bréville. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Diane au bois. / Comédie héroïque de Th. de Banville. / Fragments lyriques. / 1o Duo.--Eros et Diane. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. Miroirs / Noctuelles / à Léon Paul Fargue. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Indy, Vincent d', 1851-1931. [Scherzo from the Symphony in A major, arranged for two pianos]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. [Fantasy for piano and orchestra, op. 111, arranged for 2 pianos]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Bülow, Hans von, 1830-1894. Autograph letter signed, dated : Berlin, 3 October 1860, to [Julius] Schuberth, 1860 Oct. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Samazeuilh, Gustave, 1877-1967. Autograph letter signed, dated : [Paris] May 5 1958, to [Alfred Cortot], 1958? May 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Satie, Erik, 1866-1925. Le Fils des Etoiles / Wagnérie Kaldéenne du Sar Péladan. / Préludes. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Etude. Paryż 25 Sierp. [18]32 [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Piccioli, Giuseppe. Sinfonietta concertante per pianoforte e orchestra. G. Piccioli. (1947). Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich, 1865-1936. Autograph letter signed and typewritten letter signed, dated : [n.p., Paris?], 19 October 1928 and Boulogne sur Seine, 27 June 1935, to Alfred Cortot, 1928 Oct. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. [Piano concerto no. 1 in E♭]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cortot, Alfred, 1877-1962. Papers, 1920 March 29. Washington State University, Holland and Terrell Libraries
creatorOf Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828. Die gefangenen Sänger / Aug. Wilh. Schlegel / Jänner 1821 Frz. Schubert mpria. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. "Rodrigue et Chimene." CAD / 92. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Images. / Claude Debussy. / hiver 1894. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cortot, Alfred, 1877-1962. Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 14 May 1931, to Mme [Louise] Alvar, 1931 May 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Alfred Cortot collection, [ca. 1920-ongoing]. Museum of Performance & Design
creatorOf Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. [Piano Concerto no. 4 in C minor, op. 44]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Chausson, Ernest, Mrs. Autograph note signed with initials on her visiting card, dated : [n.p., Paris, n.d.], to M. [Alfred] Cortot, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cherubini, Luigi, 1760-1842. Capriccio ou Etude pour le F- Piano / par L. Cherubini / Paris l'année 1789. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Rey, Cemal Reşit, 1904-1985. Autograph letter signed, dated : Istanbul, 26 September 1928, to "Très cher Maître" [i.e., Alfred Cortot], 1928 Sept. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Chausson, Ernest, 1855-1899. Les morts / Chansons de Miarka / J. Richepin / Ernest Chausson. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Eliasaf Robinson Tel Aviv collection, circa 1909-1960 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. "Le Printemps. / Choeur pour voix de femmes. / Ach. Cl. Debussy / (Piano et chant)." : autograph manuscript, 1882. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856. 12. [originally 9] / Romanzen / für Frauenchor / 1) Tamburinschlägerin. (v. Eichendorf) / 2) Waldmädchen. (v. Eichendorf) / 3) Klosterfräulein / (Just. Kerner) / 4) Meerfeÿ (v. Eichendorf) / 5) Soldatenbraut. (E. Möricke) / 6) Die Capelle. (L. Uhland) / 7) In Meeres Mitten (F. Rückert) / 8) Mägdlein am Heerd [sic]. (E. Möricke) / 9) Die Bleicherin. (R. Reinick) / 10) Rosmarien (altdeutsch) / 11) Jäger Wohlgemuth (altdeutsch) / 12) Der Wassermann (Just. Kerner). Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. [Piano concerto no. 3 in E♭, op. 29]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. 4e Valse-Caprice / op. 62 / Gabriel Fauré. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson),. Frederick R. Koch collection, 1640-1983. Yale University Library
creatorOf Falla, Manuel de, 1876-1946. Autograph letter signed, dated : Granada, 15 January 1930, to [Alfred Cortot], 1930 Jan. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Indy, Vincent d', 1851-1931. Ouverture / pour / Le Camp de Wallenstein / de Schiller. / V. d'Indy. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Rhapsodie hongroise [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. [Preludes for piano, book 1]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Love family. The Love family papers, 1850-1960 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Sinfonia / e moll [manuscript]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809. The passion / or / Seven Last Words / of / Our Saviour / in Score / For a Full Orchestra / by / Joseph Haydn. / (This is the Score made under / the direction of the composer / and corrected by him). Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Conus, Alexis. [Works. Selections] : autograph manuscript, 1930. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. Autograph letter signed, dated : Montfort l'Amaury, 27 June 1921, to [Alfred] Cortot, 1921 June 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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Relation Name
associatedWith Alvar, Louise, 1883-1966, person
associatedWith Baillot, Pierre Marie François de Sales, 1771-1842. person
associatedWith Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. person
associatedWith Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897. person
associatedWith Brenet, Michel, 1858-1918. person
associatedWith Bruch, Max, 1838-1920. person
associatedWith Bülow, Hans von, 1830-1894. person
associatedWith Casals, Pablo, 1876-1973. person
associatedWith Chausson, Ernest, 1855-1899. person
associatedWith Cherubini, Luigi, 1760-1842. person
associatedWith Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. person
associatedWith Conus, Alexis. person
associatedWith David, Félicien, 1810-1876. person
associatedWith Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. person
associatedWith Dufour, M., Mme. person
associatedWith Dukas, Paul, 1865-1935. person
associatedWith Falla, Manuel de, 1876-1946. person
associatedWith Fauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. person
associatedWith Franck, César, 1822-1890. person
associatedWith Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich, 1865-1936. person
associatedWith Harding, Charles Alvar, 1915- person
associatedWith Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809. person
associatedWith Indy, Vincent d', 1851-1931. person
associatedWith Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson), person
associatedWith Kœchlin, Charles, 1867-1950. person
correspondedWith Koussevitzky, Serge, 1874-1951 person
associatedWith Lacerda, Francisco de, 1869-1934. person
associatedWith Le Sueur, Jean-François, 1760-1837. person
associatedWith Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. person
associatedWith Love family. family
associatedWith Lucy Prindle Love and Helen Love Scranton person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. person
associatedWith Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. person
associatedWith Messager, André, 1853-1929. person
associatedWith Moldenhauer, Hans. person
associatedWith Moscheles, Ignaz, 1794-1870. person
associatedWith Musée Galliéra. corporateBody
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Paderewski, Ignace Jan, 1860-1941. person
associatedWith Pfeiffer, John, 1920- person
associatedWith Piccioli, Giuseppe. person
associatedWith Raff, Joachim, 1822-1882. person
associatedWith Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. person
associatedWith Rey, Cemal Reşit, 1904-1985. person
associatedWith Robinson, Eliasaf person
associatedWith Roussel, Albert, 1869-1937. person
associatedWith Sainson, person
associatedWith Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. person
associatedWith Samazeuilh, Gustave, 1877-1967. person
associatedWith Satie, Erik, 1866-1925. person
associatedWith Schmitt, Florent, 1870-1958. person
associatedWith Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828. person
associatedWith Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856. person
associatedWith Slonimsky, Nicolas, 1894-1995 person
associatedWith Tailleferre, Germaine, 1892-1983. person
associatedWith Thurner, Théodore, 1806-1845. person
associatedWith Vaubourgoin, Marc. person
associatedWith Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. person
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Birth 1877-09-26

Death 1962-06-15

French

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