Michigan State University

Ernst Victor Wolff- Scores

Scores

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VARIOUS Auslandischer Liederschatz (Foreign Folk Songs for High Voice) C. F. Peters arr. O. H. Lange bound p/v score Solo voice none 1    
BACH, JS Cantata No. 203 (Amore Traditore) unpub. arr. EVW (1941) score and continuo part in manuscript Solo voice w/keyboard and continuo none 2 sets (EVW working set and photostatic copies) score and parts included R hand arr. by EVW. Photostatic copies of a published version used by EVW to create arrangement w/set worked on by EVW in Fall 1941 (month/days in keyboard part)
BACH, JS  Well-Tempered Clavier: 48 Preludes/Fugues Band I Peters arr. Ruthardt bound set Piano solo none 1 Personal copy. Includes his markings, fingerings and analysis. Signed V. Ernst Wolff 1912 
BACH, JS  Well-Tempered Clavier: 48 Preludes/Fugues Band II Peters arr. Ruthardt bound set Piano solo none 1 Personal copy. Includes his makings, fingerings and analysis Signed V. Ernst Wolff 1912 
BACH, JS The Passion
According to St. Matthew
Oliver Ditson Co. (Boston) piano arr. by J. Stern and R. Franz, translated/adopted from German by J. Dwight, rev. by L. Koemmenich bound p/v score vocal work none 1 Personal copy. Includes markings, etc Performance info. handwritten by EVW on first page of score.
BACH, WF Cadenza for Piano concerto in E minor, 3rd mvt. unpub. EVW part in manuscript Piano solo  none 1 Includes two small inserts not attached not attached to part EVW: NY Oct 24, 1936
BACH-BUSONI Chaconne in D minor for piano Breitkopf and Hartel Busoni part Piano solo none 1 Personal copy. Includes markings and some analysis Signed by EVW in 1920
BEETHOVEN, L.V. Sonatas for Piano: Vol. I Kalmus (original version, unedited)   bound set Piano solo none 1 Personal copy. Includes markings Signed by EVW: July '48
BEETHOVEN, L.V. Sonatas for Piano: Vol. II Kalmus (original version, unedited)   bound set Piano solo none 1 Personal copy. Includes markings Signed by EVW: July '48
BEETHOVEN, L.V. In Questa tomba oscura (Guido Carpani) Lieder   p/v part Leider none 1 personal copy. Handwrittten music on back of part by EVW  
BRAHMS Neue Volkslieder von Brahms. 32 Bearbeitungen nach der Handschrift aus dem Besitz Clara Schumanns. Zum ersten Male herausgegeben im Auftrage der Deutschen Brahms-Gesellschaft von Max Friedlaender Lieder

Berlin, Berlag der Deutschen Brahms-Gesellschaft, 1926

Bound collection of Arts Song (piano/vocal score) *unknown 1 *personal copy: inscribed by Max Friedländer to EVW on front cover. Not very legible though. front and back cover i fragile due to age of paper.
BRAHMS Sandmannchen for String Quartet unpub. setting by EVW (Feb. 25, 1946 manuscript full score Ch. music none 1 manuscript in ink  
DARGOMISHSKY Vanka-Tanka for voice, clarinet and piano unpub. arr. EVW full score and clarinet part Ch. music none 1 set (working copies)   clarinet part is separate
DEBUSSY, C. La Danse de Puck Durand   part Piano solo none 1 some markings/fingerings in part  
DEBUSSY, C. La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin (The Girl with the Flaxen Hair Durand   part Piano solo none 1    
DETT, N. "Now we take this Feeble Body" unpub? adapted for SATB chorus by EVW score and parts choral none 1 2 sets (manuscript and 1 set of parts)  Soprano solo with arr.
DITTERSDORF Cadenza for Concerto in Bb major for Harpsichord and Orchestra, 1st mvt. unpub. written by EVW parts keyboard, concerto none 3 2 small copies and 1 large copy in ink performed in NYC: Dec 3, 1936
DITTERSDORF Cadenza for Concerto in Bb major (A. Nagel No. 41) for Harpsichord and Str. (2 violins, cello), 3rd mvt. unpub. written by EVW part keyboard, concerto none 1 1 small copy on other of side cadenza in B flat major parts aretogether in 1 folder
FRANCK *Nocturne unpub arr. EVW part only Ch. music none 1 *possible incomplete set  
GLINKA The Doubt: soprano, piano, violin, and cello (F minor) unpub. arr. EVW full score and string parts Ch. music none 1 working set only dated: January 1946
HARICH-SCHNEIDER Die Kunst des Cembalo-Spiels (The Art of Harpsichord Playing) Barenreiter, 1939   book harpsichord none 1 notes and markings in book acquired by EVW 1947
HANDEL St. John Passion  Novello English translation/adaptation by the Rev. J. Troutbeck p/v score choral none 1 notes/markings in score Performance info. handwritten by EVW on first page of score. Score acquired April 1941
HANDEL Gloria Patri *Nanki Music Library (Tokyo), 1928 *edited from The Unique Manuscript copy in the possession of Marquis Tokugawa of Kishu w/ an Introduction/notes by Shoichi Tsuji full score choral work, orchestra none 1    
HANDEL 15 Arias for High Voice G. Schirmer, 1952 ed. EVW p/v score opera none *1 Working/photostatic copies included in collection and listed as separate entries. *A copy of front cover also included. *Letter of correspondence between publisher and EVW, along with notes on each aria are included in set. All materials (published songbook,  manuscript photostatic copies and correspondence) are in one folder.
HANDEL *Eight Arias for Bass (or Baritone) with Piano Accompaniment Music Press, Inc. ed. EVW *p/v score (copy of front cover ONLY included in set. No score.) opera arias none 1    
HANDEL *Trio Sonata, Op 5, No. 4 Music Press, Inc. ed. EVW *p/v score (copy of front cover ONLY included in set. No score.) opera arias none 1    
HANDEL XERXES oder der Verliebte König (Serse) Heitere Oper in Drei Akten C. F. Peters text ed: Oskar Hagen, piano reduction: ed: EVW *p/v score (copy of front cover ONLY included in set. No score.) opera none 1    
HANDEL Aria from Agrippina 1709 (Agrippina) *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v opera none 1    
HANDEL Aria from Agrippina 1709 (Agrippina), "Pensieri, voi mi tormentate." (Act 2, Scene 13) G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 2 manuscript (photostatic copy) and working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Alceste, 1750 "To Alceste" HW/G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 2 manuscript (photostatic copy) and working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Alcina 1735 (Morgana) *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Almira 1705 (Almira) *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Almira 1705 (Edilia) *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Scene 4
HANDEL Aria from Almira 1705 (Edilia) *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Scene 5
HANDEL Aria from Almira 1705 (Raymondo) *Music Press H.W. p/v score opera none 1 *EVW manuscript is in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano" Published copy is not included in this collection.
HANDEL Aria from Amadigi di Gaula 1715 (Melissa) *H.W./unpub ed. EVW p/v opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Scene 10
HANDEL Aria from Ariodante 1735 (Ginerva and Dalinda) Act 2, Scene 10 *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Atalanta, 1736 "Care Selve" (Act 1, Scene 1) G. Schirmer Accomp. over the given figured bass by EVW p/v score opera none 1 *EVW manuscript is in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano" Published copy is not included in this collection.
HANDEL Aria from Atalanta, 1736 "Care, Selve Come" Boosey & Co., NYC/Schirmer Amelia Lehmann (A.L.)/EVW p/v score opera none *2  Published version of song found in "15 Arias for High Voice" edited by EVW, by G. Schirmer *working copy (Boosey edition) used by EVW to make his edition included in set, along with Schirmer version manuscript.
HANDEL Aria from Berenice,  1737 (Demetrio) *Music Press H.W. p/v score opera none 2 *EVW manuscript and photostatic copy are in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano." Published copy is not included in collection.
HANDEL Aria from Flavio, 1723 (Emilia) Act 2, Scene 5 *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Flavio, 1723 (Flavio) Act 2, Scene 10 unpub. ed. EVW p/v score opera none *3 manuscript and photostatic copy *edition used by EVW to make his edition also included in set
HANDEL Aria from Floridante, 1721 (Rossane) *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW
 
p/v opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Floridante, 1721(Floridante) *Music Press H.W. p/v score opera none 2 *EVW manuscript and photostatic copy are in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano." Published copy is not included in collection.
HANDEL Aria from Floridante, 1721 (Elmira) Act 2, Scene 7 H.W./G. Schirmer *H.W./ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition. No markings present. Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Giulio Cesare, 1724 "Svegliatevi nel core" (Act 1, Scene 4) G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 manuscript (photostatic copy) Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Giulio Cesare, 1724 "Piangero la sorte mia" (Act 3, Scene 3) G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 manuscript (photostatic copy) Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Giustino 1737(Giustino) Act 1, Scene 12 unpub. ed. EVW p/v score opera none *3 manuscript and photostatic copy *edition used by EVW to make his edition also included in set
HANDEL Aria from L'Allegro, "Let me wander, not unseen." (Act 1, multiple scenes) G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 manuscript (photostatic copy) Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Muzio Scevola, 1721 (Porsenna) *Music Press H.W. p/v score opera none 2 *EVW manuscript and photostatic copy are in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano." Published copy is not included in collection.
HANDEL Aria from Muzio Scevola, (Clelia) "Dimmi, crudele Amore." (Act 3) H.W./G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score  opera none 2 manuscript (photostatic copy) and working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Muzio Scevola, (Fidalma)"Non ti fidar." (Act 3) H.W./G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score  opera none 2 manuscript (photostatic copy) and working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Orlando 1733 (Angelica) *H.W./unpub.
 
ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Scene 8
HANDEL Aria from Orlando 1733(Dorinda) Act 1, Scene 8 *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v score  opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Orlando 1733 (Angelica), "Se fedel vuoi ch'io ti creda." (Act 1, Scene 9) H.W./G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score  opera none 2 manuscript (photostatic copy) and working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Partenope (Partenope), "Io ti levo l'impero dell' armi." (Act 1, Scene 11) G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 2  manuscript (photostatic copy) and working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Poro, "Son confusa pastorella." (Act 3, Scene 10) HW/G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 2  manuscript (photostatic copy) and working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Radamisto, 1720 (Radamisto) *Music Press H.W. p/v score

opera

none 2 *EVW manuscript and photostatic copy are in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano." Published copy is not included in collection.
HANDEL Aria from Radamisto 1720 (Zenobia) Act 2, Scene 1 *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Radamisto 1720 (Polissena) Act 3, Scene 1 *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW
 
p/v score
 
opera
 
none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Radamisto 1720 (Zenobia) Act 3, Scene 7 *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Riccardo Primo 1727 (Costanza) *H.W./unpub ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Riccardo Primo 1727 (Costanza) Act 2, Scene 2 *H.W./unpub
 
ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Rinaldo, "Lascia ch'io pianga" (Act 2, Scene 4) G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1  manuscript (photostatic copy) Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Rodrigo 1707 (Esilena and Fernando) *H.W./unpub.
 
ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Scene 3
HANDEL Aria from Rodrigo 1707 (Esilena) Act 2, Scene 6 *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition  
HANDEL Aria from Rodelinda, 1725 (Bertarido) *Music Press H.W.

 

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opera none 2 *EVW manuscript and photostatic copy are in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano." Published copy is not included in collection.
HANDEL Aria from Semele, "Where'er you walk" (Act 2, Scene 3) G. Schirmer ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1  manuscript (photostatic copy) Published in "15 Arias for High Voice."
HANDEL Aria from Serse, 1738 (Elviro) *Music Press H.W.

 

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opera none 2 *EVW manuscript and photostatic copy are in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano." Published copy is not included in collection.
HANDEL Aria from Siroe 1728 (Laodice) *H.W./unpub.
 
ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Scene 1
HANDEL Aria from Teseo 1713 (Agilea) *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Scene 6
HANDEL Aria from Tolomeo 1728 (Seleuce) *H.W./unpub. ed. EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition Scene 3
HANDEL Aria from Tolomeo, 1728 (Tolomeo) *Music Press H.W. p/v score opera none 2 *EVW manuscript and photostatic copy are in set. Published under "Eight Arias for bass or baritone, with piano." Published copy is not included in collection.
HANDEL Julius Ceasar C.F. Peters text by Nicola Haym, music/staging restyled by Oskar Hagen full score opera in 3 acts none 1 some markings by EVW in score. Newspaper review of performance included in front of the score. *fragile* Performance info. handwritten by EVW in score. Score probably used by EVW at Gottingen Handel Opera Festival.
HANDEL Messiah Novello and Co. (Octavo Ed.) Edited by Ebenezer Prout full score oratorio none 1 many markings/notes by EVW in score Performance info. handwritten by EVW in score. Score Acquired or performed by EVW in NY, April 1938.
HANDEL Selections from the Opera "Ottone" (Voice strings and continuo) unpub? arr. EVW full score opera (ch. music) none 1 Characters: (Gismonda and Matilda) 2 violins, viola, and continuo and voice. *Possibly performed in a recital in NYC on Oct '36.
HANDEL Harpsichord inserts for Rodelinde unpub. (manuscript) ed: EVW keyboard part opera none *2 1 manuscript of character themes, 1 insert of music (voice and accomp)  
HANDEL Various Opera Arias H.W./unpub? settings by EVW p/v score opera none 1 *working copy by EVW from H.W. edition unsure if published edition exists. Handwritten Character melodies included in set by EVW. Opera arias included in set from Almira (Raymondo), Agrippina (Claudio), Polifemo. Set is fragile.
HAYDN Sonata for Cello and Piano: Adagio unpub. revised accomp. by EVW full score Ch. music For Alexander Schuster 2 original manuscript in ink, 1 photostatic copy of manuscript March '46
HAYDN 6 Divertimenti for Piano Peters pub/edited by C.A. Martienssen piano etudes piano solo none 1   acquired by EVW April '53
LEMOINE Etudes Enfantines for the Piano, Op. 37 Schirmer revised/edited by William Scharfenberg piano etudes piano solo none 1 some markings in book  
MARX, J Meister-Lieder Kalender Universal Edition, 1922 Waldheim,-Eberle, A.G. Wein p/v score Art songs none 1 Contains many 19th century art songs by various composers  
MILNE, A.A./EVW The King's Breakfast Music unpub? Music by Henry Carey (1743) and EVW (1945) p/v score Art Song none 1 possible copy of original manuscript completed April 19-21, 1945
MOZART, W.A. Adagio for Violin and Orchestra, (2 flutes, 2 horns in E, String Quintet) KV 261 (Werke Seria 12 No. 6) 1776 Salzburg unpub? piano score by EVW Violin and Orchestra, (2 flutes, 2 horns in E, String Quintet) piano score none 1   written in Feb/March 1942
PURCELL Abdelazer Suite unpub. Harpsichord part by EVW harpsichord part none 1 handwritten manuscript April 1947
RICHTER, F.X. Cadenza for Piano Concerto in E minor (1st mvt) Vieweg No. 1953 unpub manuscript by EVW Piano and Orch piano score none *2 1 part, 1 envelope with musical ideas to form cadenza. Marked by EVW written/performed Dec 18, 1936
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Lullaby (from the Opera, The Maid of Pskov) Ivan the Terrible Breitkopf and Hertel Cello: arr. EVW cello part (extracted from piano part) working part none 1 Working copy only.  May have been used by EVW to create a later arrangement for voice, cello and piano? No finished parts.  
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Arietta from The Snowmaiden Breitkopf and Hertel Oboe: arr. EVW Oboe part (extracted from piano part working part none 1 Working copy only.  May have been used by EVW to create a later arrangement for voice, oboe and piano? No finished parts. part completed March '46
SCHUBERT Litanei unpub? setting by EVW Voice and String Quartet full score none 1   written Feb 23, 1946
SCHUMANN Thema unpub? manuscript arr. EVW String Quartet full score none 1   written November 5, 1938
*MOZART/EVW Piano Cadenza and Various Sketches unpub manuscript sketches by EVW piano, etc   none 1 sketch book that contains a piano cadenza and conterpoint from EVW (1931-34)  
MOZART/EVW Piano Cadenzas for Mozart Concerto in D minor (KV: 466) unpub. EVW piano solo  part none *1

*Cadenzas for 1st and 3rd movements in manuscript. written: Dec 28(Mvt. 1) and Nov 2, 1936 (Mvt. 3)

Review of EVW performance: May 19, 1958 from The State News attached to music
ROUSSEAU, J.J. Incidental music: Scene selections (Ariettas) from Le Devin du Village (The Village Soothsayer) 1752 unpub. EVW? String Quartet full score and parts none *3 *Set includes full score in manuscript (done in pemcil), along with melodic extracts from selected scenes and 1 full set of SQ parts No date when this was completed. However, date on stamp (from envelope) indicates March 7, 1914.
TARTINI, G. Cello Concerto in D Major, Mvt. 3 only unpub. arr. EVW? keyboard part with vocals written in the manuscript part none 1 mauscript  
TELEMANN Sonata in D major for Violoncello and Basso Continuo unpub. Realization of figured bass by EVW Sonata-Cello full score Alexander Schuster *7 Set includes original manuscript and hand copied parts: (2 full scores and 1 separate Cello part). Also 4  manuscript copies which include full score and separate cello parts. Date completion on manuscript: April 9, 1948
EVW Various handwritten sketches, excerpts, and compositions (some pages missing) in manuscript  unpub. EVW piano/various     7 items    
EVW Music library of Ernst Victor Wolff unpub. ------- Instrumental/vocal listings and books listings only   26 pages Contains lists of EVW's full music library. Note: Some music has either fallen apart or is missing.  
EVW Music library of Ernst Victor Wolff unpub. ------- Instrumental/vocal listings and books listings   many listings are in a medium black 3-ring binder. Cover has fallen off. EVW's markings are included in binder pages.  

 

WOLFF Publisher Contracts, Correspondence, etc.

Publisher Arrangement/Specifics Type of Material Date/Year Additional Info.
Music Press, Inc. Royalty contact: 8 Arias for Baritone Voice and Piano  Contract (onion skin paper) December 29, 1943  
Music Press, Inc. Royalty Contract: Suite for Abdelazer by Purcell: Realization of figured-bass by EVW Contract April 16, 1947  
Music Press, Inc. The Future of Music Press: Transfer of titles to Mercury Music. Letter of correspondence: Richard Dana to EVW November 1, 1949  
Music Press, Inc. Letter asking for release of EVW's arr. titles to Mercury Music. Letter  of correspondence: Richard Dana to EVW November 8, 1949  

G. Schirmer, Inc.

Letter: Saveria Jenkins to EVW. Royalty contract for 5 songs: "What Child is This?"; "Annie Laurie"; "The Last Rose of Summer"; "When You and I Were Young, Maggie" and "Oh No John" Letter of correspondence contract and royalty check paystub Dates: Jun 28/July 16, 1946 Royalty check pay stub: $150.00
G. Schirmer, Inc. Letters: Royalty contract for: 15 Arias for High Voice and piano by Handel. ed: EVW Letters of corrspondence (4), contract and royalty check paystub  Dates: July 22, 30, Sept. 20 and Nov. 1, 1946 Royalty check pay stub: $272.50
G. Schirmer, Inc. Royalty contract: Thy Hand, Belinda (Recitative and Air) Henry Purcell/Arr. for piano and voice by EVW Contact only  October 1947  

 

WOLFF Arrangements

Composer Title/year Publisher/unpublished Scores/parts Type of work Dedications No. of copies Special Notes Additional Info.
Trad. Ave Maria for SATB a cappella unpub   full score none *7 *complete set includes the original manuscipt and 1 hand written copy. An additional 4 copies and 1 photostatic copy are included.  
VARIOUS Five Traditional Songs w/ Accompaniments by Ernst Victor Wolff G. Schirmer, 1948 p/v score full score  none *1 complete set (5 songs in total) *Complete set includes: Annie Laurie, What Child is This, The Last Rose of Summer, O No, John!, and When You and I Were Young, Maggie. Each song is published separately.
Lady John Scott Annie Laurie *G. Schirmer p/v score full score none 3 copies of EVW manuscript. Completed Nov. 3, 1942 *Song published in "Five Traditional Songs"
Old English What Child Is This? *G. Schirmer p/v score full score none 3 original working copy manuscript in pencil by EVW (12/7 and 12/8/1945), clean original manuscript in pen by EVW and a copy of manuscript *Song published in "Five Traditional Songs"
Old Irish Air The Last Rose of Summer *G. Schirmer p/v score full score none 4 copies of EVW manuscript. Completed Nov. 4, 1942 *Song published in "Five Traditional Songs"
English Folk Song O No, John! *G. Schirmer p/v score full score none 2 copies of EVW manuscript. Completed Sept. 25, 1943 *Song published in "Five Traditional Songs"
J. A. Butterfield When You and I Were Young, Maggie *G. Schirmer p/v score full score none 2 copies of EVW manuscript. Completed June 23, 1943 *Song published in "Five Traditional Songs"
Negro Spiritual Children You'll Be Called Upon unpub. p/v score full score none 3 copies of EVW manuscript. Completion dates: July 15, 1942 and Sept. 1, 1944  
Negro Spiritual Gimme Dat Ole Time Religion unpub. p/v score full score none 2 copies of EVW manuscript. Completed Nov. 16, 1943  
Negro Spiritual  Gwine to Ride Up in the Chariot unpub. p/v score full score none 2 copies of EVW manuscript. Completion dates: July 13, 1942 and Dec. 5, 1943  
Negro Spiritual The King's Breakfast unpub. p/v score full score none *3 copies of EVW manuscript. Completion dates: April 19-21, 1945 *1 copy in "Folk Songs" blue folder
Negro Spiritual Roll, Jordan, Roll unpub. p/v score full score none 3 copies of EVW manuscript. Completion dates: July 13, 1942 and Nov. 4, 1943  
Negro Spiritual Sometimes, I Feel Like a Motherless Child unpub. p/v score full score none 1 copy of EVW manuscript. Completed Sept 29, 1943  
Negro Spiritual Songs of Death unpub. p/v score full score none 3 copies of EVW manuscript. Completed July 15, 1942 I'll hear the trumpet sound and I ain't a-goin to die no more.
*Negro Spiritual Christmas Spiritual unpub. p/v score full score none *2 original manuscript and copy. Completed Nov. 15, 1943. *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.

*Negro Spiritual

Children You'll be Called Upon unpub. p/v score full score none *2 copy of EVW manuscript. Completion dates: July 15, 1942 and Sept. 1, 1944 *Copies in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder. Original in "Folk Songs" blue folder
*Negro Spiritual Gimme dat ole time religion unpub. p/v score full score none 1 copy of EVW manuscript. Completed Nov. 16, 1943 *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual Gwine to Ride Up in the Chariot unpub. p/v score full score none 1 copy of EVW manuscript. Completion dates: July 13, 1942 and Dec. 5, 1943 *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual I Ain't a-going to Die No More unpub. p/v score full score none 1 original manuscript. Completed July 15, 1942 *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual I Got Shoes unpub. p/v score  full score none 2 copy of manuscript. Completed Oct 2, 1943 *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual I'm a' Rolling unpub. p/v score full score none 1 original manuscript. Completion dates: July 13, 1942 and Dec. 9, 1943 *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual Listening to the Lambs unpub. p/v score full score none *5 copies of manuscript. Completed June 6, 1941 *Copies in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder. Original in "Folks Songs" blue folder
*Negro Spiritual Loch Lomond unpub. p/v score full score none 4 copies of manuscript. Completed Oct. 3, 1943 *Songs in "Folk Songs" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual Oh, Peter, go Ring dem Bells unpub. p/v score full score none 3+2 copies of manuscript and 2 originals. Completed June 6, 1941 *Copies in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder. Originals in "Folk Songs" blue folder.* One original is in key of F, and the other is in the key of E flat.
*Negro Spiritual Oh Yes! unpub. p/v score  full score none 1 original manuscript. Completion dates: July 11, 1942 and Dec. 4, 1943 *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual Roll, Jordan, Roll unpub. p/v score full score none *3 copies of EVW manuscript. Completion dates: July 13, 1942 and Nov. 4, 1943 *Copies in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder. Original is in "Folk Songs" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual Sometimes I Feel like a Motherless Child unpub. p/v score full score none *4 copy of EVW manuscript. Completed Sept 29, 1943 *Copies in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder. Original is in "Folks Songs" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual What Kind of Shoes You Goin to Wear? unpub. p/v score full score none 3 copies of manuscript. Completion date: Spet 23, 1943 *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
*Negro Spiritual Songs of Death unpub. p/v score full score none 1 copy of EVW manuscript. Completed July 15, 1942. I'll hear the trumpet sound and I ain't a-goin to die no more. *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
*HANDEL Recitativo E flat Aria D'Almirena (Rinaldo) unpub. p/v score full score none 4 original manuscript and 3 copies. English translation on 1 of the copies. *Songs in "Spirituals Unpublished 2" blue folder.
HANDEL/EVW Principal character melodies for Handel Operas (used for improvisations) unpub. manuscript   none 1 front and back in EVW's writing  
d'Anglebert/EVW Ornament study on  a tune by Henry d'Anglevert (1689) unpub. manuscript   none 1    
Couperin/EVW Ornament study on a tune by Francais Couperin (1713) unpub. manuscript   none 1    

 

WOLFF Student Compositions

No. Title Month/Year Type of Work Text/Poet No. of copies Manuscript (Y/N) Special Notes Additional Info.
1 Frühling Sahnung May 1906 Art Song   1 N    
2 Das Sterbende Kind September 1906 Art Song   1 N    
3 Lockoogel October 1906 Art Song Friedrich Ruckert 1 N    
4 Vollmond am See February 1907 Art Song Karl Henckell 1 N    
5 Eefn April 1907 Art Song   1 N    
6 Wanderer May 1907 Art Song Karl Henckell 1 N    
7 O Nicht wie Mondschein June 1907 Art Song Karl Henckell 1 N    
8 Requiem von Kebbel June 9, 1907 SATB and piano score   1 Y completed in pencil 8 pages in total
9 Abendataendchen July 1907 Art Song Clemens Brentano 1 N    
10 Toteningel August 1907 Art Song Karl Henckell 1 Y    
11 Waldmarchen October 1907 Art Song   1 N    
12 Title unreadable June 4, 1908 Art Song   1 Y completed in pencil  
13 Die beiden Hanen April 1908 Art Song   1 N    
14 Storm Sommermittag October 1908 Art Song   1 N    
15 Die stille Waserrose.. October 1908 Art Song Geibel 1 N    
16 Kinderlied November 1908 Art Song Otto Tulius Bierbaum 1 N    
17  Abendlied December 1908 Art Song Bierbaum 1 N    
18 Gesang der Graser December 1908 Art Song Henckell 1 N    
19 Jung sterben January 1909 Ch. music: Voice, String Quartet and piano version Aus,, des Knaben Wunderhorn"? 1 N    
20 Jung sterben January 1909 voice and piano version Aus,, des Knaben Wunderhorn"? 1 N    
21 Wer da? January 1909 Art Song Aus,, des Knaben Wunderhorn" 1 N    
22 Wenn die Huhner im Garten sind January 1909 Art Song Aus,, des Knaben Wunderhorn" 1 N    
23 Guter Rat January 1909 Art Song Aus,, des Knaben Wunderhorn" 1 N    
24 Fruhlingssome February 1909 Art Song Stefan Zweig 1 N    
25 Sehnen February 1909 Art Song   1 N    
26 Nach Hause February 1909 Art Song Mitsune 1 N    
27 November Feier July 1909 Art Song Herman Allmesa 1 N    
28 Aer Vogel February 1910 Art Song Otto Julius Kierbaum 1 N    
29 Somer February 1910 Art Song Otto Julius Bierbaum 1 N    
30 Hab Some im Herzen March 1910 Art Song Casesar Flaischlen 1 N    
31 Muttertaendelei March 1910 Art Song Burger 1 N    
32 Wiegenlied March 1910 Art Song Clemens Brentano 1 Y    
33 Ich ging im Waldspaeieren April 1910 Art Song Nichler Unbekannt (Poet unknown) 1 N    
34 Fatthum April 1910 Art Song Schoneich Carolath 1 N    
35 Nachts in der traumenden Stille June 1910 Art Song Gustav Falke 1 N    
36 O zittre nicht cor jenem Weh... June 9, 1910 Art Song Schoneich Carolath (Ausder Jugenzeit 13) 1 Y    
37 Waldseligkeit June 1910 Art Song Richard Dehmel 1 N    
38 Sonnen Flammen June 28, 1910 Art Song Leonore Frei 1 Y    
39 Walther con der Vogelweide July 1910 Art Song Rosenlesen 1 N    
40 Am Abend October 1910 Art Song J. Chr. Gunther 1 N    
41 Es wollt ein Madchen Wasserholen October 1910 Art Song   1 N    
42 Shorm October 18/19, 1910 Art Song   1 N    
43 Erste Begegnung November 1910 Art Song Walther v. d. Vogelweide 1 N    
44 Untitled November 18, 1910 Art Song   1 Y    
45 Abendjefuhl November 23, 1910 Art Song Kebbek? 1 Y    
46 Ein Madchen Singt (um 1700) December, 15/16, 1910 Art Song Yiktor/Ernst Wolff 1 N    
47 Schnitterlied December 1910 Art Song C. F. Meyer 1 N    
48 Saerspruch September 1911 Art Song Conrad Ferdinand Meyer 1 Y    
49 Die stille Stadt November 28, 1918 Art Song Dehmel 1 N    
50 Ach war mein Lieb ein Brunnlein Kalt November 1918 Art Song 15-16 Jahrhdt 1 N    
51 Der Mutter singende Klage aus dem Fermias von Stefan Zweig for eine Altstimme, Batsche and Klavier March 3/4, 1919? Ch. Music   *1 Y *Includes piano/vocal score and viola part  
52 Untitled (sketches) August 20/26, 1921 piano   1 Y    
  Fünf Gesänge auf Dichtungen Johannis von Christian Morgenstern May 20, 1926 Art Song Christian Morgenstern 1 Y Gabriel demfreunde zu eigen  
53 Im Baum, du liebes Vöglein dort... May 25, 1926 Art Song Christian Morgenstern 1 Y Franz Schubert's in Liebe gedenkend  
54 Wir (Aus) fanden einen Pfad May 25, 1926 Art Song   1 Y done in pencil  
55 Stör 'nicht den Schlaf der liebsten Frau... May 27, 1926 Art Song Christian Morgenstern 1 Y For Elisabeth  
56 Kinderfragen: Worte von Oma. Musik from Uncle Ernst für Klein = Rita 1948 Art Song   3 N    
57 The Choppin' Funny Rag March unknown piano EVW? 1 Y