Autograph letter signed and Typewritten letters signed (2), dated : Los Angeles, 21 August and 2 and 17 Sepetmber 1974, to Joan Peyser, 1974 Aug. 21.


Autograph letter signed and Typewritten letters signed (2), dated : Los Angeles, 21 August and 2 and 17 Sepetmber 1974, to Joan Peyser, 1974 Aug. 21.

Mostly concerning Pierre Boulez and his conducting career, mentioning Stravinsky, Bartók, Strobel, Rosbaud, IRCAM, Webern, Bob Craft, appending "Some partial notes on Monday Evening Concerts" [in Los Angeles, which include many composers' names not listed here], answering some questions about the performance of Boulez's Marteau [sans maître] at the Concerts in 1957, etc.

3 items (5 p., with 3 envelopes) ; various sizes.


SNAC Resource ID: 7236353

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