06/075 Guide to the Carl Friedberg Collection Friedberg Finding Aid Authors: Maristella Feustle.

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Guide to the Carl Friedberg Collection 1887/1954 Music Library Overview of the Collection Carl Friedberg Collection 1887-1954 06/075 Friedberg, Carl, 1872-1955 1.00 German English Music Library Biographical Information:

Carl Friedberg was a composer, pianist, and mentor to composer Julia Smith.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Topical Term: Composition (Music) Piano.
Administrative Information Acquisition Information:

Gift.

Conditions Governing Use:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Music Library. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.

Related Materials:

See also: the Julia Smith Collection at the UNT Music Library.

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

Collection is housed in the UNT Music Library. Advance notice for use is required. Please contact the Music Library for further information.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of music sketches and manuscripts by Carl Friedberg, and other materials related to his career as a concert pianist.

Detailed List of Contents id175375 1 707193 id62689 1 1 Portfolio: "Manuscripts und Skizzen - Carl Friedberg, Baden-Baden" 1934 June 28 Scope and Contents

Breitkopf & Härtel portfolio with printed cover art. Title written in ink in center. This portfolio contained all other materials in the collection.

id62690 1 2 Concert-Album für Frankfurt-am-Main, herausgegeben von Gustav Oehler, Jr. 1895-1896 Scope and Contents

"Wintersemester 1895/96." Includes concert calendar and composer biographies.

id62691 1 3 Karl Friedberg - Contrapunkt 1887-1888 Scope and Contents

Music notebook; includes counterpoint exercises and studies, scratch arithmetic, small drawings, and handwriting practice. Studies largely from Hiller studies; 3- and 4-voice counterpoint. Dates found sporadically in notebook. Dated at Bingen, Germany. Two additional sketches included in back of notebook.

id62692 1 4 Journal of the Toledo Orchestra Vol. 1, No. 3 1954 January Scope and Contents

Newsletter discusses upcoming performance with the Toledo (Ohio) Symphony Orchestra: Friedberg to Fete Steinway Centennial."

id62693 1 5 Scherzo Scope and Contents

Autograph piano score.

id62694 1 6 Praeludium und Fuge I, F moll Scope and Contents

Autograph piano score.

id62695 1 7 Untitled sketch in pencil Scope and Contents

For piano.

id62696 1 8 Rhapsodie; 2 Charakterstücke Scope and Contents

Autograph piano scores. One of Rhapsodie as free-standing piece, one with same material as second of two pieces.

id62697 1 9 Fuge a 3 Scope and Contents

Autograph piano score.

id62698 1 10 Valse brillante Scope and Contents

Autograph piano score. Appears markedly older than adjacent items.

id62699 1 11 Totengang [?] Scope and Contents

Autograph sketch score for voice and piano in pencil. Script difficult to decipher.

id62700 1 12 Über den Garten Scope and Contents

Incipit title. Unclear if connected to Folder 10 material. Sketch score in pencil for voice and piano.

id62701 1 13 Ein Cyclen von [?] komponiert von Carl Friedberg 1893 January Scope and Contents

Dedicated to Mademoiselle Constance Schweich Paris. Dated at Frankfurt am Main. Autograph piano score.

id62702 1 14 6 Klavierstücke Scope and Contents

Autograph piano score.