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Second symphony: composed 1931-1938 ; revised 1943

Collection Data

Antheil, George, 1900-1959 (Composer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1943
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: JPB 94-1 no. 1
Antheil, George, 1900-1959 -- Manuscripts
Date: Label on t.p.: Antheil Press, c1990.
Content: Accompanied by folder with composer's comments in pencil, and by photocopies of similar material. Includes 2 leaves of music (holograph, photocopy), possibly a revision of the beginning. On original package: Symphony no. 3.
Content: Antheil "designated both [of 2 symphonies] at different times as Second Symphony and Third Symhony: Second Symphony, composed 1931-1938 (revised 1943); and Third Symphony 'American' (also labeled Second Symphony), composed 1936-1939 (reedited 1946)." Cf. The life and music of George Antheil, 1900-1959 / by Linda Whitesitt. Ann Arbor, Michigan : UMI Research Press, c1983, p. 141-143.
Citation/reference: Listed as Second symphony in: Whitesitt (Item 173).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 ms. score (120 leaves) ;38 cm.
Holograph, in ink.
Most leaves include clipped excisions and or mounted revisions ; paper damaged by transparent tape.
Type of Resource
Notated music
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11972614
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9f0082b0-656c-0138-4fad-00f2484cc8f2
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