Correspondent: Erwin Ratz, 1961-1967
Scope and Contents
Contains primarily correspondence between Ratz (in his role as President of the International Gustav Mahler Gesellschaft) and Cooke but also includes other items, details as follows:
Cooke to Ratz: [14 Feb 1961] German, carbon typescript, 7 pp.
Ratz to Cooke: 2 Mar 1961, 2 pp.
Cooke to Ratz: n.d. [c.Mar-Apr 1961], German, carbon typescript, 3 pp.
Ratz to Cooke: 11 Apr 1961
Ratz to Cooke: 24 Apr 1961
Cooke to Ratz: [27 June 61] German, carbon typescript with Goldschmidt’s handwriting and initials on it
Ratz’s secretary (Emmy Hauswirth) to Cooke: 30 Jun 1961
Ratz to Cooke: 22 Jul 1961
Ratz to Cooke: 25 Apr 1962
Cooke to Ratz: [18 May 1962] English orig. version [revised in blue fountain pen], 3 sides on 2 pp.
Goldschmidt’s translation, 3 pp.
Ratz to Peter J. French: 19 Dec 1966: photocopy of Ratz’s letter, in German, 2 pp. with English translation
IGMG Committee Report, 1963; photocopy, 8 pp.
Leaflet (German) announcing the Ricke facsimile of the draft and materials of Mahler’s Tenth
IGMG (Dutch section): First Newsletter 1967; apparently sent to Hans Keller (‘Chief Asst’) and forwarded to Cooke with a handwritten note from Keller’s in Dutch
Note: most of the letters are in German with some accompanied by English translations by Bernard Goldschmidt.
Conditions Governing Access
Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact email@example.com. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
1 folder(s) (1 folder)
Language of Materials
- From the Fonds: Cooke, Deryck Victor, 1919–1976 (writer on music and composer) (Person)
Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository
Cambridge University Library
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom
Map Dept enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
all other enquiries: email@example.com