Finding Aid for the Irwin Parnes Collection of Composers' Music 1938-1948

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Irwin Parnes Collection of Composers' Music,
Date (inclusive): 1938-1948
Collection number: 66-M
Creator: Parnes, Irwin
Extent: 1 box
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
Abstract: The collection consists of ozalid masters and copies of music manuscripts by Eric Zeisl, Werner R. Heymann, Jarold Green and Jacob Weinberg.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Irwin Parnes Collection of Composers' Music, 66-M, Performing Arts Special Collections , University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Parnes was a Los Angeles-based music impresario.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of ozalid masters and copies of music manuscripts, including Eric Zeisl's "Partizane song" and "Kuma echa" from "To the promised land", Werner R. Heymann's "Let us keep our land the 'land of the free'", "Jarold Green's "Israel reborn", and Jacob Weinberg's "Haganah."

Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Partizanne song

Composer: Zeisl, eric

Scope and Content Note

Conductor's score and 26 parts in ozalid copies with annotations in pencil for performance.
Box 1, Folder 2

Kuma echa from "to the promised land"

Composer: Zeisl, eric

Scope and Content Note

Violoncello part in ozalid copy with pencil annotations for performance
Box 1, Folder 3

Let us keep our land the "land of the free"

Composer: Heymann, Werner R.
Parts: For unison chorus and piano
Physical Description: Ozalid copy
Box 1, Folder 4

Israel reborn

Composer: Green, Harold
Parts: For voice and piano
Physical Description: Ozalid Copy, with orchestration annotations in pencil.

Note

Also ozalid copies of Clarinet I and Violin II parts.
Box 1, Folder 5

Haganah

Composer: Weinberg, Jacob
Publisher: SATB Score published by Transcontinental Music Corp.

Scope and Content Note

Conductor's score, 18 parts for orchestra (ozalid copies), 6 ozalid masters of orchestral parts.
Box 1, Folder 6

"Sisu v'simchu" and "lulou chant"

Parts: For two voices
Physical Description: Mimeograph copy.