Geiringer, Bernice

Collection, 1934-1993: 9 folders (208 leaves, 1 photograph, 1 recording)

Bernice Geiringer (née Abrams), previously Shapiro--concert pianist and wife of the musicologist Karl Geiringer (1899-1989). She was the first to study with Schoenberg upon his move to Los Angeles in 1934. One of her two fellow students at the time was John Cage.


class notes (5 items: 1934), 1 notebook perhaps in the hand of Schoenberg
clipping (1 item: 1993)
mimeographed music examples for teaching by Schoenberg (9 items: 1936)
music manuscript (1 item: [s.d.]) of Op. 9 inscribed to Karl Geiringer
recording (1 item: 1993) of oral history interview by Andrea Castillo Herreshoff with transcript and release

Music cited

Op. 9