Table of Contents
- Curtis Institute of Music Archives
- Levine, Joseph, 1912-1994
- Szigetti Archive (Szigetti-Levine Correspondence)
- MSS 58
- Date [inclusive]
- 1.1 Linear feet (1 binder in photo box)
- The collection comprises correspondence between Joseph Szigeti and Joseph Levine concerning the accompaniment of recitals. Additional correspondents include Szigeti’s agent Herbert Barrett and Szigeti’s and Levine’s spouses.
Joseph Sgizetti was a Hungarian-born violinist who emigrated to the United States in 1939 and toured extensively as a concert violinist. Joseph Levine was a pianist and conductor who studied with Joseph Hofmann and Fritz Reiner at the Curtis Institute of Music, graduating in 1937.
The correspondence is arranged in chronological order in a binder with a preface by the donor.
Curtis Institute of Music Archives 2016
1726 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
The collection is open for research.
The collection was a gift from L. Dennis Shapiro in 2011.
Controlled Access Headings
- Barrett, Herbert, 1910-2007
- Dennis, Shapiro
- Szigeti, Joseph, 1892-1973
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