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Hindemith, Paul, 1895-1963



  • Existence: November 16, 1895 - December 28, 1963

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Manuscripts in the Albi Rosenthal collection of Monteverdi and the birth of opera

Call Number: Monteverdi 2
Abstract: Manuscripts in the Albi Rosenthal Collection of Monteverdi and the Birth of Opera consist of letters, writings, and music relating to Monteverdi and others involved in the creation of opera in seventeenth-century Italy. Letters of Monteverdi collaborators Claudio Achillini, Jacopo Peri, Ottavio Rinuccini, and other musicians and writers, addressed to third parties or unidentified recipients, concern Monteverdi's music and other music subjects. Other materials include a volume of holograph...
Dates: 1579-1966 1612-1670, bulk 1612-1670

[Nobilissima visione. Suite] Nobilissima visione, 1938 : Orchester-Suite / Paul Hindemith. – Mainz : B. Schott’s Söhne, c1949., 1949

 Part of Collection — Box 84: Series 1 [Barcode: 39002069650910], Folder: 863
Call Number: MSS 86, Series I

Paul Hindemith Oral History

Call Number: OHI
Scope and Contents:

The Paul Hindemith Oral History consists of seventy-nine interviews with students, performers, colleagues, and friends of the celebrated German composer. The Hindemith oral history complements and gives added dimension to the Paul Hindemith Collection of personal papers and manuscripts in the Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University.

Dates: 1951-2007, bulk 1972-1977

Henri Peyre letters

Call Number: GEN MSS 309

Consists of letters to Peyre chiefly from French authors, plus one letter from Peyre to Donald Wing enclosing a typescript of Paul Claudel's "Partage de midi," which Peyre had made from the play at the Bibliotheque Nationale.

Dates: 1929-1971

The Frederick and Rose Plaut Papers

Call Number: MSS 52

The Frederick and Rose Plaut Papers consist mainly of photographs taken by the German-American recording engineer and photographer Frederick Plaut (1907-1985). Correspondence and other papers relating to Plaut and his wife are also included.

Dates: 1907-1986 (inclusive)

Quincy Porter Papers

Call Number: MSS 15

Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American composer Quincy Porter (1897-1966)

Dates: 1897-1975 (inclusive)

Richard C. Burns archive of Overtone Records, Inc.

Call Number: MSS 104

This archive documents the activities of Overtone Records, Inc., and its founder Richard C. Burns, through tape recorded material used for the publication of Overtone LPs; recordings of numerous live performances at Yale University, in the greater New Haven and Hartford, Connecticut, areas, and out of state; and through administrative files and background material used to support the operations of Overtone Records and various recording projects by Richard C. Burns.

Dates: 1930-2001, bulk 1948-1990

Charles Seymour papers

Call Number: MS 441

The papers consist of correspondence with Edward M. House (1920-1938), personal correspondence, manuscripts and correspondence preparatory to the publication of Seymour's Intimate Papers of Colonel House (1926-1928), newspaper clippings, articles, and memorabilia. Much of the material concerns Seymour's role as delegate to the Paris Peace Conference of 1919.

Dates: 1912-1963

The Charles Shackford Papers

Call Number: MSS 38

Music, correspondence and other writings, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American composer, conductor, and teacher Charles Shackford (1918-1979)

Dates: 1934-1984 (inclusive)

Kurt Stone papers

Call Number: MSS 71
Abstract: The Kurt Stone Papers highlight Stone's interest in contemporary music. His work on twentieth-century musical notation is well documented, including notes, lectures and published articles. The collection contains substantial professional and personal correspondence with Elliott Carter and Paul Hindemith. A significant portion of the Carter correspondence details the publication of Carter's Double Concerto. Also notable is a full score of the fourth movement of Charles Ives' Fourth Symphony,...
Dates: Circa 1930-1986

[Symphonies, E-flat] Symphonie in Es, 1940 : für großes Orchester / Paul Hindemith. – Mainz : B. Schott’s Söhne, c1943., 1943

 Part of Collection — Box 84: Series 1 [Barcode: 39002069650910], Folder: 867
Call Number: MSS 86, Series I

The Demon of the Gibbet [male chorus], 1949, 1949

 Item — Box 64: Series 12 [Barcode: 39002038132362], Folder: 7
Call Number: MSS 15, Series XII

[Unterweisung im Tonsatz. English] The craft of musical composition : book I, theoretical part / by Paul Hindemith ; English translation by Arthur Mendel. – New York : Associated Music Publishers, c1937, 1942

 Item — Box 166: Series 2 [Barcode: 39002068082867], Folder: 1907
Call Number: MSS 86, Series II
Scope and Contents:

Annotations in pencil.

Dates: c1937, 1942

[When lilacs last in the door-yard bloom’d]

 Part of Collection — Box 84: Series 1 [Barcode: 39002069650910], Folder: 870
Call Number: MSS 86, Series I