Blitzstein, Marc

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From the description of Marc Blitzstein autograph letter to Eric Bentley, 1953 Apr. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 366668199

From the description of Autograph page signed, dated : Berlin, 1927. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270911558

From the description of Marc Blitzstein autograph letter to Eric Bentley, 1951 Nov. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 614998569

American composer.

From the description of "Theater for the Cabaret." / Opera in one act. [n.d.] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270561897

Epithet: American composer

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000977.0x00000c

First performance New York at a Composer's Form Laboratory Concert, 1935 or 1936.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Piano concerto / Marc Blitzstein. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 50989620

Film by Ralph Steiner, Suite first performed New York, 15 March 1931, at a Copland-Sessions concert "An evening of music and films," members of the Philharmonic Symphony of New York, Hugh Ross conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Suite for the film Surf and seaweed / music Marc Blitzstein ; film Ralph Steiner. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 50989708

Composed 1934. This work, among others, was the basis for the award of Guggenheim Fellowships, 1940-41, 1941-42.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Orchestra variations / Marc Blitzstein. [19--] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 50989647

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creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. The condemned : opera for four choruses / text and music by Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Juno (Sketches)] / Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. The cradle will rock : a music-play in ten sketches / by Marc Blitzstein. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Leonard Bernstein collection : Part I, circa 1900-1994 (bulk 1933-1990). Library of Congress
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Cain : ballet / Marc Blitzstein ; piano transcription. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Correspondence from Nov. 21, 1927 to July 1, 1939] / Marc [Blitzstein]. Northwestern University
creatorOf Robbins, Jerome. The guests / [choreography: Jerome Robbins ; music: Marc Blitzstein]. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn Kirkpatrick, Ralph. The Ralph Kirkpatrick papers, 1911-1977 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Magic barrel (Sketches) / Marc Blitzstein]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Shumlin, Herman, 1898-. Papers, 1930-1968. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. The cradle will rock [microform] : an opera / by Marc Blitzstein ; piano-vocal score. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Baton Rouge Opera. Baton Rouge Opera programs, 1983-1991. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Quartet for strings. Eastman School of Music
referencedIn Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950. The papers of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya, 1890-1984 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Reuben Reuben (Sketches) / Marc Blitzstein]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Boulanger, Nadia. Papers, 1920-1977 (bulk). Harvard University, Loeb Music Library
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives. The Airborne Symphony / by Marc Blitzstein ; conducted by Michael Barrett, 1994 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Orchestra variations / Marc Blitzstein. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf New Theatre League. New Theatre League records, 1935-1942. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Night shift : 10-minute film opera / Marc Blitzstein ; piano-score. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Lorraine Kimsa Theatre for Young People Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Threepenny Opera / book and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht ; music by Kurt Weill ; adapted by Marc Blitzstein ; directed by Peter Moss ; designed by Michael Eagan, 1981 - technical drawings. University of Guelph
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Autograph page signed, dated : Berlin, 1927. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Juno. Vocal score. Selections] / Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn International Society for Contemporary Music. League of Composers/ISCM records, 1906-2009 (bulk 1923-2009). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Belknap Collection, Composers 1857- : Marc Blitzstein. 1857-1952. University of Florida
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Suite for the film Surf and seaweed / music Marc Blitzstein ; film Ralph Steiner. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Lehrman, Leonard. Leonard Lehrman papers, 1970-2004. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Letter] 1944, July 18, American Broadcasting Station in Europe, Sheraton Street, W.1. [London], [to] Mr. Ernest Chapman / Marc Blitzstein. Northwestern University
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Six Elizabethan songs / Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989. The Virgil Thomson papers, 1804-1990 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Sacco and Vanzetti (Sketches) / Marc Blitzstein]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Musical comedies. Juno [Programs] New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Juno / music and lyrics by Marc Blitzstein ; book by Joseph Stein : based upon the play Juno and the Paycock by Sean O'Casey ; concert adaptation by David Ives, 2008. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Leonard Bernstein collection : Part II, circa 1900-1994 (bulk 1933-1990). Library of Congress
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Excerpt, Parabola and circula / [words by] George Whitsett ; [music by] Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. No for an answer [microform] : an opera / Marc Blitzstein. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Freedom morning / [Marc Blitzstein] ; piano score. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Weintraub, Eugene. Eugene Weintraub papers, 1929-1992. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. The airborne : symphony / Marc Blitzstein ; piano score. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf MS Mus. 1171. Eugene Goossens Collection. Vol. i. Accademia–Cockshott; 1929-1962, n.d.ff. 194. 295 x 260mm.includes:f. 1 Sir Aynsley Eugene Goossens, conductor and composer: Sammartino, of the Accademia di Santa Cecilia: Letter to Sir Aynsley Eu..., 1929-1962 British Library
creatorOf Levine, Jack, 1915-2010. Jack Levine papers, 1923-1999. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Winslow, Harriet. Harriet Winslow collection of Nadia Boulanger materials, 1956-1964. Library of Congress
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Juno. Vocal score] / Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Papers, 1918-2004. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Pleasants, Henry. Typewritten letter signed, dated : London, 3 March 1996, to Joan [Peyser], 1996 March 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives. The Airborne Symphony / by Marc Blitzstein ; technical drawings by Graeme S. Thomson, 1994. University of Guelph
referencedIn Baxandall, Lee. Marxism and aesthetics collection, [ca. 1925-1975]. 1960-1975 (bulk). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Bauman, Mordecai. Papers, 1926-2000. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Dushkin, Dorothy. Papers, 1906-1988. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Halsband, Robert, 1914-. Robert Halsband papers, 1708-1976. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Ballet suite, the guests / Marc Blitzstein ; piano score. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. The little foxes : an opera : based on Lillian Hellman's "The little foxes" : 1946-1949 / Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Triple sec : opera-farce in one act / text, Ronald Jeans ; music, Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. The harpies : opera / text and music by Marc Blitzstein ; after the Argonautica of Apollonius, Book III. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Di Bonaventura, Mario, 1924-. Autograph postcards signed (58), Autograph letters signed (9), and Typewritten letters signed (2), dated Hanover, N.H., London, Dublin, Mainz, Warsaw, Vilnius, Helsinki, Budapest, Florence, Vienna, Amsterdam, Portland, Ore., and many other places, 1970-1999, 1970-1999. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950. General correspondence, [ca. 1925]-1950. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Rome, Harold, 1908-1993. Harold Rome collection, 1937-1969. Library of Congress
creatorOf Young People's Theatre Archives. The Threepenny Opera / book and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht adapted by Marc Blitzstein, 1981-1982 - production photos. University of Guelph
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. "Theater for the Cabaret." / Opera in one act. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. I've got the tune, 1937. Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies Library
creatorOf Smallens, Alexander, 1889-1972. The Alexander Smallens papers, [ca. 1900-1970]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Young People's Theatre Archives. Threepenny Opera / by B. Brecht and K. Weill ; adapted and translated by M. Blitzstein ; directed by P. Moss, 1981 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Stratford Festival Collection. The Three Penny Opera / book and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht ; english adaptation by Marc Blitzstein ; directed by Jean Gascon, 1972 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Regina : numbers in progress or completed / [Marc Blitzstein]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Lenya, Lotte, 1898-1981. General correspondence, [ca. 1920]-1981. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Sonata for piano / Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Playwrights' Company. Records, 1938-1960. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Song lyrics in the collections of the Weill-Lenya Research Center, [1936]-[ongoing]. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Marc Blitzstein autograph letter to Eric Bentley, 1951 Nov. 13. Library of Congress
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Piano concerto / Marc Blitzstein. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989. The Virgil Thomson papers, 1804-1990 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. The cradle will rock : an opera / by Marc Blitzstein ; piano-vocal score. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950. The papers of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya, 1890-1984 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Trakas, Christopher. Christopher Trakas, baritone ; John Musto, piano [sound recording] University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
referencedIn Kirkpatrick, John, 1905-1991. The John Kirkpatrick papers, 1836-1993 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Boulanger, Nadia,. Nadia Boulanger American music scores, 1925-1937 and undated. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Parabola and circula : opera in one act / text, George Whitsett ; music, Marc Blitzstein ; piano transcription. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Todd, Sally Lou. Blitzstein research papers, 1977 and undated. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. I've got the tune : radio song-play / by Marc Blitzstein. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Reuben Reuben. Vocal score. Selections / Marc Blitzstein]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Aitken–Boys, 1941-1999 British Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Music by other composers in the collections of the Weill-Lenya Research Center, 1911-[ongoing]. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
referencedIn Armistead, Horace, 1898-1980. Set design painting for Regina, 1945. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Marc Blitzstein autograph letter to Eric Bentley, 1953 Apr. 11. Library of Congress
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. [Regina (Sketches) / Marc Blitzstein]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1941. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. No for an answer : an opera / Marc Blitzstein. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Abarbanell, Lina, 1880-1963. person
associatedWith Apollonius, Rhodius. person
associatedWith Armistead, Horace, 1898-1980. person
associatedWith Baton Rouge Opera. corporateBody
associatedWith Bauman, Mordecai. person
associatedWith Baxandall, Lee. person
associatedWith Belknap Collection for the Performing Arts. corporateBody
correspondedWith Bentley, Eric, 1916- person
correspondedWith Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. person
associatedWith Boulanger, Nadia, person
associatedWith Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956. person
associatedWith City Center of Music and Drama (New York, N. Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Cocteau, Jean, 1889-1963. person
associatedWith Crawford, Cheryl. person
associatedWith De Sabata, Victor, 1892-1967. person
associatedWith Diamond, David, 1915-2005. person
associatedWith Di Bonaventura, Mario, 1924- person
correspondedWith Dushkin, Dorothy. person
associatedWith Federal Theatre Project (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith George A. Smathers Libraries. Dept. of Special and Area Studies Collections. corporateBody
associatedWith Halsband, Robert, 1914- person
associatedWith Hynes, Garry. person
associatedWith International Society for Contemporary Music. corporateBody
associatedWith Ives, David. person
associatedWith Jeans, Ronald, b. 1887. person
associatedWith Kirkpatrick, John, 1905-1991. person
associatedWith Kirkpatrick, Ralph. person
associatedWith Lehrman, Leonard. person
associatedWith Lenya, Lotte, 1898-1981. person
associatedWith Levine, Jack, 1915-2010. person
associatedWith Lorraine Kimsa Theatre for Young People Theatre Archives (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Malamud, Bernard. person
associatedWith McGinley, Phyllis, 1905-1978 person
associatedWith Menotti, Gian-Carlo, 1911- . person
associatedWith New Theatre League. corporateBody
associatedWith New Theatre League (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Music Library. General Manuscript Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964 person
associatedWith Playwrights' Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Pleasants, Henry. person
correspondedWith Rome, Harold, 1908-1993. person
associatedWith Rorem, Ned, 1923- person
associatedWith Rose, Billy, 1899-1966. person
associatedWith Sacco, Nicola, 1891-1927 person
associatedWith Shumlin, Herman, 1898- person
associatedWith Siloti, Alexander, 1863-1945. person
associatedWith Simon, Louis. person
associatedWith Simon, Stella. person
associatedWith Smallens, Alexander, 1889-1972. person
associatedWith Stein, Joseph. person
associatedWith Stratford Festival Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Taylor, Deems, 1885-1966. person
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989. person
associatedWith Todd, Sally Lou. person
associatedWith United States. Office for Emergency Management. Film Unit. corporateBody
associatedWith Vanzetti, Bartolomeo, 1888-1927 person
associatedWith Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950. person
associatedWith Weintraub, Eugene. person
associatedWith Whitsett, George. person
associatedWith Winslow, Harriet. person
associatedWith Young People's Theatre Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Young People's Theatre Archives. corporateBody
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Sonatas (piano)
Piano music, arranged
Symphonies--Vocal scores with piano
Opera--20th century
Concertos (Piano)--Scores and parts
Musicals--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Musicals--Librettos
Composers--Correspondence
Race relations
Music in the theater
String quartets--Scores and parts
Motion picture music--Scores and parts
Monologues with music (Chorus with orchestra)--Vocal scores with piano
Music--Manuscripts
Suites (Orchestra)--Scores and parts
Opera--Scores
Operas--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Variations (Orchestra)--Scores and parts
Motion picture music
Cantatas, Secular (Men's voices)--Vocal scores with piano
Radio operas--Vocal scores with piano
Ballet
Opera
Music--Social aspects
Sacco--Vanzetti Trial, Dedham, Mass., 1921--Drama
Music--Manuscripts--Facsimiles
Musical theater
Families--Drama
Operas--Vocal scores with piano
Political violence--History--Drama
Symphonies
Musical sketches
Motion picture music--Vocal scores with piano
Musicals
Songs (High voice) with piano
Musicals--Vocal scores with piano
Ballets--Piano scores
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