Guide to the Robert Alexander Collection, 1897-1963

AR 3030 / MF 940

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Leo Baeck Institute

Center for Jewish History

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New York, N.Y. 10011

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Center for Jewish History, Publisher.
Finding aid was encoded in EAD 2002 by Chris Bentley on March 4, 2010. Description is in English.
October 2010 Revised Container List. March 2011 Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Creator:Alexander, Robert
Title:Robert Alexander Collection
Dates:1897-1963
Abstract:List of compositions; life story of Robert Alexander, curriculum vitae, scores.
Languages:This collection is in German and English.
Quantity:2 linear feet
Identification:AR 3030 / MF 940
Repository: Leo Baeck Institute Archives
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Biographical Note

Born 1883 in Vienna, died in 1966 in New York. Composer, organist.

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Scope and Content Note

List of compositions; life story of Robert Alexander, curriculum vitae, scores.

See Inventory List.

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Access Information

Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.

Collection is microfilmed, please use MF 940.

Readers may access the collection by visiting the Lillian Goldman Reading Room at the Center for Jewish History. We recommend reserving the collection in advance; please visit the LBI Online Catalog and click on the "Request" button.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:
Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011
email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

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Access Points

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

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Microfilm

Collection is available on 6 reels of microfilm (MF 940).

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:

Identification of item, date (if known); Robert Alexander Collection; AR 3030; box number; folder number; Leo Baeck Institute.

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection. Follow the links to access the digitized materials.

 

Box 1, undated, 1899-1965

9 folders
Scope and Content:

This box contains: 4 string quartets, 1 quintet for piano and strings, concertante for violin & string quartet, op.200; concerto for violin and orchestra, op.193, score and parts; 6 preludes for organ, Mercury Music Corp. 1965; mass in C major, op.67, 1912; also that Chorale of 1899 and other pieces.

BoxFolderTitleDate
11Folder 1
12Folder 2
13Folder 3
14Folder 4
15Folder 5
16Folder 6
17Folder 7
18Folder 8
19Folder 9
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Box 2, undated, 1901-1937

5 folders
Scope and Content:

This box contains: Konrad-opera in 2 acts, 1901, piano, bound Schwanengesang, opera in 2 acts, 1907, piano, bound Deutsche messe, op. 185, score & 8 parts, bound folder with organ music. Preludium and fugue for organ, op. 186, 1937.

BoxFolderTitleDate
21Folder 1
22Folder 2
23Folder 3
24Folder 4
25Folder 5
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Box 3, undated, 1905

6 folders
Scope and Content:

This box contains: Symphonies. 1-9 for piano. 61 sonatas for piano or organ. Various songs for voice and piano. Brettl Chansonette, 1905.

BoxFolderTitleDate
31Folder 1
32Folder 2
33Folder 3
34Folder 4
35Folder 5
36Folder 6
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Box 4, undated

5 folders
Scope and Content:

This box contains: Concerto Grosso, op. 164 - 20 parts for strings. Variations ueber das Thema "Hatikwo", op. 108, piano - printed #24817 Carl Fischer. Sheet music, piano.

BoxFolderTitleDate
41Folder 1
42Folder 2
43Folder 3
44Folder 4
45Folder 5
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