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Eda Rothstein Rapoport papers, 1915-1968

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Series II: Later Accession-Scores

This series is comprised of musical scores authored by Rapoport, and includes both manuscript and printed material.


Subseries II.1. Manuscript music

The bulk of the collection, this subseries contains manuscript musical scores, most of which are autographs. While most are not original manuscripts, the vast majority are engravings in Rapoport's own handwriting. This subseries is arranged alphabetically by title.



Box 1 Folder 1 A December Day


Box 1 Folder 1 A Drinking Song


Box 1 Folder 1 A Moment


Box 1 Folder 1 A Study for unaccompanied violin


Box 1 Folder 1 The Acrobat for piano


Box 1 Folder 1 Adagietto for strings and flute


Box 1 Folder 2 Adagio


Box 1 Folder 2 Adventure, Plateaus


Box 1 Folder 2 Air de Ballet


Box 1 Folder 3 The Angel for voice and pianoforte


Box 1 Folder 3 Andate


Box 1 Folder 3 Arabesque for violin and pianoforte


Box 1 Folder 3 Arioso: Echo from the Canal


Box 1 Folder 3 Berceuse for violin and pianoforte


Box 1 Folder 4 The Broken Harp


Box 1 Folder 4 Butterfly for soprano


Box 1 Folder 4 Caprice for violin alone


Box 1 Folder 4 Chant


Box 1 Folder 4 Chant Hebraique for violoncello or viola and pianoforte


Box 1 Folder 4 Chinese Legend


Box 1 Folder 4 Classical Country Dance


Box 1 Folder 4 The Clown for violin and pianoforte


Box 1 Folder 4 Coastal Storm


Box 1 Folder 5 Concerto for violin and orchestra



Box 2 Folder 1 Concerto for violin and orchestra


Box 2 Folder 2 Concerto for violin and orchestra


Box 2 Folder 3 Concerto for violin and orchestra


Box 2 Folder 4 Conga for violin and pianoforte


Box 2 Folder 4 Dance of the Clowns


Box 2 Folder 4 Dance Eccentrique


Box 2 Folder 4 Dance Fantastique


Box 2 Folder 5 Dance Fantastique



Box 3 Folder 1 Dance Oriental


Box 3 Folder 2 Dance Oriental


Box 3 Folder 3 Dark Skins and Voodoo Magic


Box 3 Folder 3 Dawn


Box 3 Folder 3 Deep Night


Box 3 Folder 3 Der Klesmer (Die Fiedel)


Box 3 Folder 3 Do I Love Thee?


Box 3 Folder 3 Drift Wood


Box 3 Folder 3 Du Fregst Mich


Box 3 Folder 4 Duo I


Box 3 Folder 4 Duo II


Box 3 Folder 4 Duo Atmospheric


Box 3 Folder 4 Duo Episode


Box 3 Folder 4 Duo for Violin and Cello, Abstract and Non-Objective


Box 3 Folder 4 Duo-Image


Box 3 Folder 4 Duo-Legend


Box 3 Folder 5 Dusk


Box 3 Folder 5 Echoes from the Forest for violin and piano


Box 3 Folder 5 Eldorado


Box 3 Folder 5 Elegy for violoncello and piano


Box 3 Folder 5 Erinnerung


Box 3 Folder 5 Essay for flute and piano


Box 3 Folder 5 Etching for flute and piano


Box 3 Folder 5 Explorations for clarinet and piano


Box 3 Folder 5 Explorations


Box 3 Folder 5 Fallende Blatter


Box 3 Folder 5 Fantasia for saxophone and piano


Box 3 Folder 6 Five Songs


Box 3 Folder 6 A Little Madness


Box 3 Folder 6 Autumn Leaves


Box 3 Folder 6 Foolish Birds


Box 3 Folder 6 If Plot Is Not


Box 3 Folder 6 To An Air Cadet


Box 3 Folder 6 Foolish Birds


Box 3 Folder 6 Four Episodes from the Life of Moses for pianoforte


Four Songs


Box 3 Folder 6 If Plot Is Not


Box 3 Folder 6 A Little Madness


Box 3 Folder 6 Autumn Leaves


Box 3 Folder 6 Foolish Birds


Box 3 Folder 6 Hebrew Dance


Box 3 Folder 6 Hebrew Legend and Dance


Box 3 Folder 6 Hindu Dance



Box 4 Folder 1 The House on the Bay for pianoforte


Box 4 Folder 1 The House on the Hill


Box 4 Folder 1 Humoresque


Box 4 Folder 1 Imagination


Box 4 Folder 1 Impressions for solo flute


Box 4 Folder 1 Impressions for violin solo or violin and pianoforte


Box 4 Folder 1 Interlude


Box 4 Folder 1 Invocation and Caprice for cello and piano


Box 4 Folder 2 Israfel


Box 4 Folder 3 Israfel


Box 4 Folder 4 Israfel


Box 4 Folder 5 Israfel


Box 4 Folder 6 It is a Dream


Box 4 Folder 6 The Jeweled Tree


Box 4 Folder 6 The Kiss


Box 4 Folder 6 Kol Nidrei, for violin alone


Box 4 Folder 6 Konnt ich eine Blume sein


Box 4 Folder 6 Lake Louise, The Grand Canyon


Box 4 Folder 6 The Lamplighter


Box 4 Folder 6 Legend, for violin alone


Box 4 Folder 6 Liebe


Box 4 Folder 6 Little Mouse



Box 5 Folder 1 Looking Through My Window, for unaccompanied violin


Box 5 Folder 1 Lullaby


Box 5 Folder 1 Meditation, for violin alone


Box 5 Folder 1 Melodie, for violin and pianoforte


Box 5 Folder 1 Momentum I


Box 5 Folder 1 Momentum II


Box 5 Folder 1 Moods, for violoncello and piano


Box 5 Folder 2 Moods of the Past, for violin alone


Box 5 Folder 2 Mother and Child


Box 5 Folder 2 Mysterious Forest, for five strings and one flute


Box 5 Folder 2 Mystique, for flute alone


Box 5 Folder 2 Nei-Yor


Box 5 Folder 2 Night You Are a Gypsy, for soprano


Box 5 Folder 2 Nigun


Box 5 Folder 3 Nocturne in E, for violin and piano


Box 5 Folder 3 Nocturne No. 2


Box 5 Folder 3 Not Forgotten


Box 5 Folder 3 Nouvelle


Box 5 Folder 3 The Old Castle, Air de Ballet


Box 5 Folder 3 On the Azure Ocean


Box 5 Folder 3 On the Grand Canal


Box 5 Folder 4 Pastoral


Box 5 Folder 4 Perpetuum Mobile, for violin and pianoforte


Box 5 Folder 4 Petite Poem, for violin and piano


Box 5 Folder 4 Petite Suite for Strings


Box 5 Folder 5 Petite Valse


Box 5 Folder 5 Poem


Box 5 Folder 5 Prelude for Organ


Box 5 Folder 5 Pourquoi


Box 5 Folder 5 Quartet


Box 5 Folder 5 Quartet in G



Box 6 Folder 1 Quartet No. 3


Box 6 Folder 1 Rendezvous, for violin and piano


Box 6 Folder 2 Retort


Box 6 Folder 2 The River


Box 6 Folder 2 River Dree


Box 6 Folder 2 Rocks and Sea, for pianoforte solo


Box 6 Folder 2 Romanze, for violin and piano


Scenes of New York


Box 6 Folder 2 Melting Pot


Box 6 Folder 2 At Dusk on Brooklyn Bridge


Box 6 Folder 2 At the Playground


Box 6 Folder 2 Aeronautical Serenade


Box 6 Folder 3 Sea Fog, for violin and pianoforte


Box 6 Folder 3 Sea Song


Box 6 Folder 3 Second Violin Sonata


Box 6 Folder 3 Serenade to a Doll


Box 6 Folder 3 Shepherd Song


Box 6 Folder 3 Sholom Aleichem Suite, for violin and pianoforte


Box 6 Folder 3 Silhouette, for pianoforte solo


Box 6 Folder 4 Sonata, for cello and piano


Box 6 Folder 4 Sonata No. 1, for pianoforte


Box 6 Folder 5 Sonata No. 3, for pianoforte


Box 6 Folder 5 Sonatina, for pianoforte


Box 6 Folder 5 Sonatina No. 4, for pianoforte


Box 6 Folder 5 Song and Dance, for violin alone


Box 6 Folder 5 Song of the Gondolier, for violin alone


Box 6 Folder 5 Song of the River, for cello and piano



Box 7 Folder 1 The Song of Songs


Box 7 Folder 2 Souvenir


Box 7 Folder 2 Space


Box 7 Folder 2 Spanish Serenade


Box 7 Folder 2 Staccato


Box 7 Folder 2 Stars


Box 7 Folder 3 String Quartet No. 3


Box 7 Folder 3 Spring


Box 7 Folder 3 Student's Song


Box 7 Folder 4 Summer


Box 7 Folder 4 The Swallow


Box 7 Folder 4 Tango


Box 7 Folder 4 Tarantalla


Box 7 Folder 5 Tears in My Heart


Three Dances


Box 7 Folder 5 Air de Ballet


Box 7 Folder 5 Hindu Dance


Box 7 Folder 5 A La Valse


The Three Graces


Box 7 Folder 5 Sara


Box 7 Folder 5 Theresa


Box 7 Folder 5 Eda



Box 8 Folder 1 Three Little Songs


Box 8 Folder 1 A Moment


Box 8 Folder 1 Three Visitors


Box 8 Folder 1 I Only Laughed


Three Pastels


Box 8 Folder 1 A Weeping Willow


Box 8 Folder 1 In the Garden at Dawn


Box 8 Folder 1 Three Patriarchs


Box 8 Folder 2 Three Pieces


Box 8 Folder 2 Spanish Serenade


Box 8 Folder 2 Impromptu


Box 8 Folder 2 Recitativo


Box 8 Folder 2 Three Preludes


Three Sketches


Box 8 Folder 2 From the Terrace


Box 8 Folder 2 Shepherd Song


Box 8 Folder 2 Butterfly


Three Songs


Box 8 Folder 2 For a Friend


Box 8 Folder 2 For a Friend


Box 8 Folder 2 Moonrise over Charleston


Box 8 Folder 2 Through My Window


Box 8 Folder 2 To A Soldier Boy


Box 8 Folder 2 To An Air Cadet


Box 8 Folder 3 To Mrs. D


Box 8 Folder 3 Trio in A-minor


Box 8 Folder 4 Triple Play


Box 8 Folder 4 Two Small Pieces


Two Songs


Box 8 Folder 4 The Lark


Box 8 Folder 4 My Heart and Lute


Box 8 Folder 4 Valse


Box 8 Folder 5 Valse Pathetique



Box 9 Folder 1 Washerwoman's Song


Box 9 Folder 1 Welcome, Queen Sabbath


Box 9 Folder 2 Welcome, Queen Sabbath


Box 9 Folder 2 Wind and Sea


Box 9 Folder 2 Winter and April Woods


Box 9 Folder 2 Wieg-Lied


Box 9 Folder 2 You Do Not Care


Subseries II.2. Printed music

This subseries contains printed reproductions of Rapoport's works. Unlike Subseries I.1, they are not handwritten copies; rather, they are machine-produced and were intended for commercial distribution. This subseries is arranged alphabetically by title.


Box 9 Folder 3 Agada, for violin or violoncello and piano


Box 9 Folder 3 Berceuse Perpetuum Mobile, for violin and pianoforte


Box 9 Folder 3 Drinking Song, words from the Russian, by Harry Fein



Box 13 Folder 7 Echoes from a Chinese Village


Box 13 Folder 5 Hebrew Dance


Box 13 Folder 1 Lament for String Orchestra (Revolt in the Warsaw Getto)



Box 9 Folder 3 Lamentations, based on Hebrew Themes, for violoncello and piano



Box 13 Folder 4 Lamentations for Violoncello & Orchestra



Box 9 Folder 3 Midrash, for violin and cello



Box 13 Folder 6 Miniature Symphony


Box 13 Folder 8 Mulberry Bend



Box 9 Folder 3 Nigun, for violin or violoncello and piano


Box 9 Folder 4 Quartet in G


Box 9 Folder 4 The River, poem by Paul Eisman


Box 9 Folder 4 Sleep, Little Baby, song by Eda Rapoport


Box 9 Folder 5 String Quartet, on Hebrew themes



Box 13 Folder 3 Suite for Orchestra (children's)



Box 9 Folder 5 Suite, for two pianos


Box 9 Folder 6 Thoughts in the Night, for violin or violoncello and piano


Box 9 Folder 6 Thoughts in the Night (Harhorey Lailah), poem by Ch. N. Bialik


Box 9 Folder 6 Three Etchings


Box 9 Folder 6 Three Impressions, for pianoforte


Box 9 Folder 6 Three Pastels, for piano


Box 9 Folder 6 To A Cactus


Box 9 Folder 6 Vacation


Works, Chorus:



Box 13 Folder 2 Borechu


Box 13 Folder 2 Comfort Ye My People


Box 13 Folder 2 Psalm 98 (for women's voices and piano)


Box 13 Folder 2 Psalm 121 (for chorus and organ or piano)


Box 13 Folder 2 Shema Yisroel


Box 13 Folder 2 V'Shomru


Box 13 Folder 2 Welcome Queen Sabbath