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Guide to the Malcolm Goldstein Papers MSS.350


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 Record updated by Stacey Flatt to reflect 2018 accretion Record updated by Stacey Flatt to reflect 2019 accretion Record updated by Rachel Searcy to reflect 2016 accretion  , 8/1/2018 , August 2019 , November 2020

Container List

Series I: Music Projects

Scope and Content

The Series comprises scores and documentation of performances. It is separated into three subseries: Projects A-Z, Other Musicians, and Notebooks and Sketches. Each subseries is described more fully below.

Subseries A: Projects A-Z

Scope and Content

Subseries A: Projects A-Z contains scores, source material, and documentation of performances for music projects. Each project was labeled by Malcolm Goldstein and titles were transcribed from his notes.

Arrangement

Projects are listed alphabetically as they were upon arrival.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 "Absolute Cow"
1988
Box: 1 Folder : 2 "As it were"- [score]
1996
Box: 1 Folder : 3 "As it were"- [score]
1996
Box: 1 Folder : 4 "As it were, another"- [score and instructions with permission from Jasper Johns]
April 22, 1998
Box: 1 Folder : 5 "August Light"- Dia Art Foundation [Photographs]
May, 1988
Box: 1 Folder : 6 "Ayre(s) full the bellows delight" [score]
2010
Box: 1 Folder : 7 "Bataille"- [photographs]
September, 2002
Box: 1 Folder : 8 "Because a circle is not enough" with "An attempt to define what it is to be 'in the sound" [See also writing series]
1990; 2000
Box: 1 Folder : 9 "Between hair and wood/changes"- [score]
September 16, 1980
Box: 1 Folder : 10 "Between two spaces"- [score, sketches, text] [1 of 4]
1993-1994
Box: 1 Folder : 11 "Between two spaces"- [score, sketches, text] [see also: oversize materials] [2 of 4]
1993-1994
Box: 1 Folder : 12 "Between two spaces"- [PrixAcustica International Award] [3 of 4]
1993-1994
Box: 1 Folder : 13 "Between two spaces"- score/structure for horspiel [4 of 4]
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 14 "Between two spaces"-Doors project [photographs] [1 of 3]
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 15 "Between two spaces"-Doors project [photographs] [2 of 3]
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 16 "Between two spaces"-Doors project [sketches] [3 of 3]
1993
Box: 53 Folder : 1 "Boundless the Source, Overflowing in Song"
2019
Box: 1 Folder : 17 "A breaking of vessels, becoming song" for Barbara Held- [score]
January 2, 1981
Box: 1 Folder : 18 "Breath River Route"- [photographs] [1 of 3]
1986
Box: 1 Folder : 19 "Breath River Route"- [slides and negatives] [2 of 3]
1986
Box: 1 Folder : 20 "Breath River Route"- [photographs] [3 of 3]
1986
Box: 1 Folder : 21 "Breath within cycles becoming"-[score]
1983
Box: 1 Folder : 22 "Bridging the Gap"- [score]
1987
Box: 1 Folder : 23 "Broken Canons" for Charles Ives - [score]
2011
Box: 1 Folder : 24 "A brutal bit of these times" Bratislava Erik Satie project- [score]
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 25 "The Burrow"/ "Kafka in These Times"- see also "Dwelling on Dwelling"
1992
Box: 1 Folder : 26 "By way of definition" a sounding for Jackson Mac Low - [score]
1996
Box: 1 Folder : 27 "Can it be done in public? Tango" with "Toccata, ma non suonare" - [score]
1976-1984
Box: 1 Folder : 28 "Cantos II" - [score]
1976-1977
Folder: 10 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Original Artwork
1984
Box: 2 Folder : 1 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- [Instructions and philosophy]
January 15, 1985
Box: 2 Folder : 2 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Violin I [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 3 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Violin II [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 4 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Viola [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 5 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Cello/Bass [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 6 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Flute [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 7 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Oboe [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 8 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Clarinet [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 9 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Alto Saxophone [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 10 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Bassoon [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 11 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- Harpsichord [collaged score]
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 12 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- conductor's score in reduced size and seating arrangment
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 13 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"- first set of xerox copies of orchestral parts
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 14 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Violin I (C. Hafer)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 15 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Violin I (Jill Levy)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 16 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Violin I (Ik Hwan)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 17 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Violin I (Bushman)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 18 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Violin II
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 19 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Violin II (Paul Woodiel)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 20 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Violin II (Carol Havelka)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 21 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Violin II (Marion Guest)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 22 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Viola
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 23 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Viola
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 24 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Viola (Ron Carbone)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 25 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Viola (Janet Hill)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 26 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Cello/Bass (Rosenfeld)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 27 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Cello (Fitzgerald)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 28 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Cello (M.N.)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 29 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Cello/Bass
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 30 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Cello/Bass (Bruno)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 31 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Cello/Bass
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 32 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Flute (R.D.)
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 33 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Oboe
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 34 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Clarinet
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 35 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Alto Saxophone
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 36 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Harpsichord
1985
Box: 2 Folder : 37 "Cascades of the Brook: Bachwasserfall"-Brooklyn Philharmonic Concert orchestral parts: Bassoon (Morelli)
1985
Box: 3 Folder : 1 "Cento Anni di Suoni"- Five graphic realizations (reduced size)
March 27, 1998
Box: 3 Folder : 2 "Cento Anni di Suoni"
1997-1999
Box: 3 Folder : 3 "Cento Anni di Suoni"- [Photographs]
1998
Box: 3 Folder : 4 "Cento Anni di Suoni"- 100th Birthday Celebration for Malcolm Goldstein's Violin [photographs]
1998
Box: 3 Folder : 5 "A Chippewa Love Story" -[score]
December 19, 1978
Box: 3 Folder : 6 "Circular Breath-Space" from "Wheelock Mountain"- [score]
1972
Box: 3 Folder : 7 "Concerning melody" - [score]
1998
Box: 3 Folder : 8 "Configurations in darkness" - [score]
1995
Box: 3 Folder : 9 "Configurations in darkness" - Tun Art Concert [photographs]
November, 1996
Box: 3 Folder : 10 "Contemplation (View)" - [score]
1982
Box: 3 Folder : 11 "A Convergence of Distances" - [score]
1994-1995
Box: 3 Folder : 12 "Counting Cow Bells" - Gamelon ensemble with "Fiddling Cow Bells" magnetic tape collage [score]
1991
Box: 3 Folder : 13 "Crossing the Equator" - [score]
1996-1999
Box: 3 Folder : 14 "A Cultivation of Field" -[score]
2005
Box: 3 Folder : 15 "Cycladic Imprints" with Carolee Schneeman [with photographs]
1988
Box: 3 Folder : 16 "Dancers Moving Sound" - [score]
November 16, 1984
Box: 3 Folder : 17 "Darkness Becoming Narrative" - [score]
2009
Box: 3 Folder : 18 "Death: Act or fact of dying" partial reflections on Vietnam [score]
November, 1967
Box: 3 Folder : 19 "Death: Act or fact of dying" partial reflections on Vietnam [score]
November, 1967
Box: 3 Folder : 20 "Death: Act or fact of dying" partial reflections on Vietnam- German translation "Tod: Akt oder Tat des Sterbens" [score]
1982
Box: 3 Folder : 21 "Death: Act or fact of dying" Vienna - Photographs by Manfred Winter
May, 1982
Box: 3 Folder : 22 "Divisions of Ground" - [score]
1998
Box: 3 Folder : 23 "Doppelperformance" with Dorethea Rust [inkjet prints]
2008
Box: 3 Folder : 24 "Dwelling on dwelling" [with Bart Uchida at The Sharon Arts Center]
March 6- April 7, 1994
Box: 3 Folder : 25 "The Edges of Sound Within" - [score and sketches]
1985
Box: 3 Folder : 26 "The Edges of Sound Within" - [photographs]
November, 1987
Box: 3 Folder : 27 "Elegia" Poem by Villatoro - [score]
1987
Box: 3 Folder : 28 "Emanations" -[score]
November, 1962
Box: 3 Folder : 29 "An Enactment of Absence" - [score]
1995
Box: 3 Folder : 30 "Espaces en movement" -[score]
2010
Box: 3 Folder : 31 "Evening Music/ October" -[score]
1988
Box: 3 Folder : 32 "Fiddling Cow Bells" -[score]
1988
Box: 4 Folder : 1 "Fire in the Valley" - photographs by Michael Wilderman
1997
Box: 4 Folder : 2 "For Jackson, A Memorial Celebration (a la Jackson Mac Low)" - [score]
March 5, 2005
Box: 4 Folder : 3 "Found Harmonies (les harmonies trouvees)" in memoriam Jim Tenney - [score]
2011
Box: 4 Folder : 4 "The Fragility of Line/ Points Extending" -[score]
September 29, 1982
Box: 4 Folder : 5 "Fragments of the Wall" [1 of 2]
[2004-2005]
Box: 4 Folder : 6 "Fragments of the Wall" [2 of 2]
[2004-2005]
Box: 4 Folder : 7 "Fragments of the Wall"- Photographs by Rehab Nazzal
[undated]
Box: 4 Folder : 8 "Fragments of the Wall" Revised Version -[score with source material]
2008
Box: 4 Folder : 9 "Fragments of the Wall"- texts "graffiti" [with French translation]
July 31, 2006; [undated]
Box: 4 Folder : 10 "Fragments of the Wall"- Dossier on Palestine vol.7, no.43
October 28, 2002
Box: 4 Folder : 11 "Fragments of the Wall"- Palestinian Graffiti photographs by Monika Borgmann [inkjet prints]
[1991]
Box: 4 Folder : 12 "Fragments of the Wall"- Program texts English and French
[undated]
Box: 4 Folder : 13 "Fragments of the Wall"- Music/Theater [score]
2007-2008
Box: 4 Folder : 14 "Fragments of the Wall"- Music/Theater final revised version [score]
2008
Box: 4 Folder : 15 "Free at Last, Free at Last"- [program notes and press releases]
November, 1985
Box: 4 Folder : 16 "Free at Last, Free at Last"
1986
Box: 4 Folder : 17 "Free at Last, Free at Last"
1986
Box: 4 Folder : 18 "Free at Last, Free at Last"
1986
Box: 4 Folder : 19 "Free at Last, Free at Last"- [photographs]
1986
Box: 4 Folder : 20 "Frog Pond at Dusk" - [score]
1970
Box: 4 Folder : 21 "Games for Musicians with Dancers Obbligato" for Elaine Summers [score]
1983
Box: 4 Folder : 22 "Gentle Rain Preceeding Mushrooms" (in memoriam for John Cage) [score]
1992
Box: 4 Folder : 23 "Hardscrabble Songs" [score]
2000
Box: 4 Folder : 24 "Hues of the Golden Ascending" [score]
April, 1979
Box: 4 Folder : 25 "Hues of the Spectrum" for Daichi Saito's film "Trees of Syntax, leaves of Axis" [score]
2008
Box: 51 Folder : 9 "If Not Now, When?"
2018
Box: 49 Folder : 3 "If Thoreau Had Played the Violin" [score, notes]
2014
Box: 4 Folder : 26 "Illuminations from Fantastic Gardens" for Elaine Summers, "Fantastic Gardens: An Evening of Dance, Judson Dance Theater" [score]
1964
Box: 4 Folder : 27 "Illuminations from Fantastic Gardens" for Elaine Summers, "Fantastic Gardens: An Evening of Dance, Judson Dance Theater" [score]
1964
Box: 5 Folder : 1 "Illuminations from Fantastic Gardens"- Reduced Size Photocopies [score]
1964
Box: 5 Folder : 2 "In and Out of Silence" - Violin part of performance in Munich with Barbara Hammann and Alison Knowles
August 18, 2004
Box: 5 Folder : 3 "In and Out of Silence" - Performance in Munich with Barbara Hammann and Alison Knowles
September 25-28, 2004
Box: 5 Folder : 4 "In and Out of Silence" - Performance in Munich with Barbara Hammann and Alison Knowles [photographs by Vollier Derlath]
September, 2004
Box: 5 Folder : 5 "In Search of Tone Roads #2" for Charles Ives [score]
2013
Box: 5 Folder : 6 "In the beginning...so also, the end" with "Captain Hume's Lamentations" [score]
1997
Box: 5 Folder : 7 "Instant Chance" for dance of Elaine Summers [score]
March 19, 1965
Box: 5 Folder : 8 "Interludes" [score]
November 7, 2000
Box: 5 Folder : 9 "Ishi/ 'man waxati' Soundings" [score]
1988
Box: 5 Folder : 10 "Ishi/ time changing spaces" [score and photographs]
1988
Box: 5 Folder : 11 "Ishi/ time changing spaces" [with photographs]
1988
Box: 5 Folder : 12 "It were another" [score]
1998
Box: 5 Folder : 13 "Jade Mountain Soundings" [score]
1983
Box: 5 Folder : 14 "Jade Mountain Soundings" - montage for "Ear as Eye" show with improv visual poem [score]
1996-1998
Box: 5 Folder : 15 "Karlsplatz Resonanz" [score]
1983
Box: 5 Folder : 16 "Klangbild /Munchen" [score]
1996
Box: 5 Folder : 17 "The Life Cycle of Stones" violin and vocal parts [score]
1987
Box: 5 Folder : 18 "The Life Cycle of Stones"
1987
Box: 5 Folder : 19 "The Life Cycle of Stones" [photographs and slides]
1987
Box: 5 Folder : 20 "The Life Cycle of Stones"
1987
Box: 5 Folder : 21 "The Life Cycle of Stones"
1987
Box: 5 Folder : 22 "The Life Cycle of Stones" [photographs]
1987
Box: 5 Folder : 23 "Ludlow Blues" [score]
1963
Box: 5 Folder : 24 "Majority -1964" for Charles Ives [score]
1964
Box: 5 Folder : 25 "Majority -1964" for Charles Ives [score]
1964
Box: 5 Folder : 26 "Majority -1964" for Charles Ives [score]
1964
Box: 6 Folder : 1 "A Map of Virginia" -names of tribes
January 21, 2001
Box: 6 Folder : 2 "A Map of Virginia"
[undated]
Box: 6 Folder : 3 "A Map of Virginia"
[undated]
Box: 6 Folder : 4 "A Map of Virginia"
[undated]
Box: 6 Folder : 5 "Marin's Song: Fragments and Variations" for Experimental Intermedia Foundation performance
April 3, 1981
Box: 6 Folder : 6 "Marin's Song, Illuminated" [photographs and instructions]
1979
Box: 6 Folder : 7 "Marin's Song, Illuminated" [Marin's original page with photographs]
1979-1981
Box: 6 Folder : 8 "Marin's Song, Illuminated"
1979
Box: 6 Folder : 9 "Marin's Song, Illuminated"
1979-1981
Box: 6 Folder : 10 "Marin's Song, Illuminated" [photographs by Peter Moore]
December 6, 1981
Box: 6 Folder : 11 "Marin's Song, Illuminated" [contact sheets by Peter Moore]
December 6, 1981
Box: 6 Folder : 12 "Marin's Song, Illuminated": "Marin's Lied, Illuminiert" - Horspiel (radio acoustic art), WDR (West German Radio) Cologne
1984
Box: 6 Folder : 13 "Marin's Song, Illuminated" Time of Music [photographs]
1989
Box: 6 Folder : 14 "Marin's Song of Origin" [score]
1978
Box: 6 Folder : 15 "A meditation/ responses" to Charles Ives' "Unanswered Question" [score]
2006
Box: 6 Folder : 16 "Metal Garden" performed with "Sheep Meadow" at Bowdoin College [photographs by Kathy Bradford]
1979
Box: 6 Folder : 17 "Moments" for Yoriko and Gabriel Chodos [score]
May, 1976
Box: 6 Folder : 18 "Montreal Miniature" collage for radio [score]
February 2, 1997
Box: 53 Folder : 3 "Mountains and Rivers Remain"
2018
Box: 6 Folder : 19 "Name pieces" ("Naming Songs")- a short song for Christian Wolff, a sounding of Udo Kasemets, "Naming Song for Tom Plsek"
January 3, 1996; November 27, 2000; October 1, 1982
Box: 6 Folder : 20 "A New Song of many faces for In These Times"
2002
Box: 6 Folder : 21 "Of Sky Bright Mushrooms Bursting in My Head" [score]
October 29, 1983
Box: 6 Folder : 22 "An old fiddler stomping" for Bill Royer [score]
February, 1972
Box: 6 Folder : 23 (Mixed Materials [31142054919553]) "On and on and always slowly nowhere" [score]
2011
Box: 51 Folder : 6 (Mixed Materials [31142063595089])
Box: 53 Folder : 2 "On and On and Always Slowly Nowhere"
2019
Box: 6 Folder : 24 "On the edge of song" [score]
1974
Box: 7 Folder : 1 "On the first day of spring there werer forty pianos" [score]
January, 1981
Box: 7 Folder : 2 "On the first day of spring there werer forty pianos" - photographs of premier with invitations and responses
1987
Box: 7 Folder : 3 "On the first day of spring there werer forty pianos" Response cards
1987
Box: 7 Folder : 4 "On Withered Fields Wandering Still" [score]
2010
Box: 7 Folder : 5 "On Withered Fields, Wandering Still"-"L'Oubli de l'air" installation by Lani Maestro [inkjet prints]
2010
Box: 7 Folder : 6 "Once" collaboration with Barbara Hammam and Mischa Murucher [Includes score for "Once (again)"]
April 30, 1998; September 14-17, 1998
Box: 7 Folder : 7 "Orchestra Pieces" : "Pond: 'earth's eye', the mirror" and "Night Chant" [score]
1980; 1985
Box: 7 Folder : 8 "...out of changes: Keeping Still; Mountain" [score]
1994
Box: 7 Folder : 9 "...out of changes: Keeping Still; Mountain" photographs of collages by Fanny Schoning ("I-Ging Series")
1994
Box: 7 Folder : 10 "...out of changes: Keeping Still; Mountain" traces of collages by Fanny Schoning ("I-Ging Series")
1994
Box: 7 Folder : 11 "...out of changes: Keeping Still; Mountain" with Fanny Shoning
1994
Box: 7 Folder : 12 "out of nowhere... and there to again" [score]
November 30, 2007
Box: 7 Folder : 13 "Overture to Fantastic Gardens" [score]
1964; September, 1976
Box: 7 Folder : 14 Percussion Music- "Wood Stone Metal Skin, With Voice"; "The RIch Complex Vocabulary of a Percussionist's Body/Gesure"
1982-1983
Box: 7 Folder : 15 "Piano Studies" [score]
August, 1973
Box: 7 Folder : 16 "Place: A convergence of distances" sound installation with tape collage- Switzerland
October, 1994
Box: 7 Folder : 17 "Qaumaneq; shaking with joy" [score]
1993
Box: 7 Folder : 18 "Qerneraq; our breath as bones" [score]
October, 1986
Box: 7 Folder : 19 "Radio Play Music" [score]
1989
Box: 7 Folder : 20 "...a reflection. It is" [score]
November, 1980
Box: 7 Folder : 21 "Regarding the Tower of Babel" [music/theater piece]
1997
Box: 7 Folder : 22 "Regarding the Tower of Babel" English Text [score]
December 23, 1999
Box: 7 Folder : 23 "Regarding the Tower of Babel" French typed version [score]
June 23, 2004
Box: 7 Folder : 24 "Die Reise des Spatzen (oder Die Liebe zur Heimat)"
1993
Box: 7 Folder : 25 "Renga (La metamorphose de la source)" [score]
1997
Box: 7 Folder : 26 "Resonances de Babel" with photoraphs by Thierry Collins and mural by Natasha Mayers
2004
Box: 8 Folder : 1 "Resonances de la Fontaine" [score]
2012
Box: 8 Folder : 2 "Royalty House Blues (Cantos III)" [score]
September, 1981
Box: 8 Folder : 3 "Sanctuary Piece" for Cindy Childs [score]
June, 1963
Box: 8 Folder : 4 "Scherzo" for James Waring [score]
1964
Box: 8 Folder : 5 "The Seasons" a collection of sounds and textures- original concept sketch
1976
Box: 8 Folder : 6 "The Seasons" notes and notations for the Kurtzforum Art Series Journal
October, 1980
Box: 8 Folder : 7 "The Seasons: Vermont" [score]
1980-1982
Box: 8 Folder : 8 "The Seasons: Vermont" [score: instructions without graphic score pages]
1980-1982
Box: 8 Folder : 9 "Seikilos Song" (arrangement for student ensemble at Goddard College)
1973
Box: 8 Folder : 10 "A Shifting of Focus" [score]
2010
Box: 8 Folder : 11 "A Short Song for Christian" (Wolff)[score]
January 3, 1996
Box: 8 Folder : 12 "A Sick Eagle Can You See" from Charles Ives [score]
December 15, 2003
Box: 8 Folder : 13 "Sirens for Edgard Varese" [score]
December, 1965
Box: 8 Folder : 14 "the sky has many stories to tell" for The Locrian Chamber Players [score]
2010
Box: 8 Folder : 15 "Song of the Thundercloud/ Rainbow, Becoming" piano solo for Jim Tenney [score]
August 14, 1979
Box: 8 Folder : 16 "Le Souffle du Coyote a la Surface de l'Eau" a radio piece for "Le Navire Night" (Helene Prevost) Societe Radio Canada
January 23, 1996
Box: 8 Folder : 17 "Sounding the Fragility of Line" for Morton Feldman - violin alone and cello adaptation
January 21, 1988; 1999
Box: 8 Folder : 18 "Sounding a Nimbus for Geoff" [score]
2011
Box: 8 Folder : 19 "Soundings" on the canal boat "Spreekomtess"- Maerz Musik/ Berliner Festspiele [photographs with video stills by Barbara Hammann]
March, 2004
Box: 8 Folder : 20 "Soundings" [photographs by Bill Hellerman]
1978
Box: 8 Folder : 21 "Soweto Stomp" with "Been in the storm so long" and "I have a dream" speech [score]
1985
Box: 8 Folder : 22 "State of the Nation" for Judson Gallery Publication
October, 1967
Box: 8 Folder : 23 "Stillness Unfolding"- dance and sound structure
February, 1967
Box: 8 Folder : 24 "A Summoning of Focus" for Joseph Celli [score]
January, 1977
Box: 8 Folder : 25 "...that hung like fire on heaven" reduced size conductor's score, set of parts, and instruction pages [score]
November 28, 1985
Box: 8 Folder : 26 "...that hung like fire on heaven" instrumental parts [score]
1985
Box: 8 Folder : 27 "...that hung like fire on heaven" permission letter for quote from 'Let Us Now Praise Famous Men'
September 30, 1985
Box: 8 Folder : 28 "...that hung like fire on heaven" hymn for Martin Luther King
1985
Box: 8 Folder : 29 "...that hung like fire on heaven" instrumental parts from performance [score]
1985
Box: 8 Folder : 30 "...that hung like fire on heaven" photocopied parts [score]
1985
Box: 8 Folder : 31 "...that hung like fire on heaven" reduced size conductor's score and instructions with Martin Luther King Jr.'s Washington D.C. speech
1985
Box: 8 Folder : 32 "...that hung like fire on heaven" notation explanations in score and parts
1985
Box: 9 Folder : 1 "That is poetry as" musical transformation of the mesostic "I have nothing to say..." by John Cage [score]
1993
Box: 54 Folder : 2 "That Which Goes On"
2016
Box: 51 Folder : 8 "This Full Breath/Gesture Sounding"
2017
Box: 9 Folder : 2 "Through Deserts of Time" in memoriam for Morris Block
1990
Box: 9 Folder : 3 "Topography of a Sound Mind" Horspiel WDR Koln [radio]
1991; 1994
Box: 9 Folder : 4 "(Trinity) Extended... Meets the Passumpsic" [score]
August 30, 1999
Box: 53 Folder : 4 "Two Seeking Song, Listening" (Page 6 Replacement)
2014
Box: 9 Folder : 5 "Two Silences" from "Cento Anni Di Suoni"- original score with revised versions
2000; 2003; 2013
Box: 9 Folder : 6 "Typography of a Sound Mind" for John Cage
1983
Box: 9 Folder : 7 "Uber Land Unter" (over land under) with Dorethea Rust [1 of 3]
April, 2000
Box: 9 Folder : 8 "Uber Land Unter" (over land under) with Dorethea Rust [2 of 3][photographs]
April, 2000
Box: 9 Folder : 9 "Uber Land Unter" (over land under) with Dorethea Rust [3 of 3]
April, 2000
Box: 9 Folder : 10 "Upon the string, within the bow...breathing" [score]
1972
Box: 9 Folder : 11 "Versuch einer Grundlichen Violinschule" ("Essay on the Fundamentals of Violin Playing") materials for horspiel [score][1 of 3]
1996
Box: 9 Folder : 12 "Versuch einer Grundlichen Violinschule" ("Essay on the Fundamentals of Violin Playing") materials for horspiel [score][2 of 3]
1996
Box: 9 Folder : 13 "Versuch einer Grundlichen Violinschule" ("Essay on the Fundamentals of Violin Playing") materials for horspiel [score][3 of 3]
1996
Box: 9 Folder : 14 "The Violence of Small Sounds" [score]
1984
Box: 9 Folder : 15 "The Violence of Small Sounds" [Photographs]
1984-1987
Box: 9 Folder : 16 "Violin Solos the (Whole) World Plays, or The 'Third' World Within Us" with "Tongues of My Mother's Teaching" magnetic tape collage
1992
Box: 9 Folder : 17 "Violin Solos the (Whole) World Plays, or The 'Third' World Within Us" for Die Moltkerei catalogue
1992
Box: 9 Folder : 18 (Mixed Materials [31142054919587]) "Violin Solos the (Whole) World Plays, or The 'Third' World Within Us" Die MoltKerei, Koln [photographs by Ursula Frank]
April, 1992
Box: 51 Folder : 4 (Mixed Materials [31142063595089])
Box: 9 Folder : 19 "Walking Song, Finding Voice" for Jeremias Schwarzer [score]
2005
Box: 51 Folder : 7 "Wandering Still"
2017
Box: 9 Folder : 20 "What can be said of our differences?" for Klang forum Wien [score]
2005
Box: 9 Folder : 21 "Where are we going when we're standing still, looking backwards?" [score]
2002
Box: 10 Folder : 1 "Why Bach? Pourquoi?"
2006; September 19, 2009
Box: 10 Folder : 2 "Wind Chases the Sun" for Leonard Pettier [score]
2001
Box: 10 Folder : 3 "From Wind/ing- Sheet Red Trees Reborn" dedicated to the memory of David Nathan Chain [score]
1999
Box: 10 Folder : 4 "With Thoughts for Erik Satie...And Afterthoughts" [score]
April, 1977
Box: 10 Folder : 5 "Without Beginning or Ending" for L'Art pour L'Art [score]
2003
Box: 10 Folder : 6 "Yosha's Morning Song" [score]
1972
Box: 10 Folder : 7 "Yosha's Morning Song Extended" [score]
1974
Box: 10 Folder : 8 "Z+X Tschaikowsky" an opera with Barbara Hammann [inkjet prints; photographs; documentation]
March 12-14, 1996; June 28, 1997
Box: 51 Folder : 5 Art-Related Music Projects
2009
Box: 53 Folder : 5 Original Scores and Part Pages
2018-2019

Subseries B: Other Musicians - Scores and Adaptations

Scope and Content

Subseries B: Other Musicians contains scores that are either made by other musicians specifically for Malcolm Goldstein to play or works of others that he created adaptations and critical editions of. Included in this series is material that was used for the critical edition of Charles Ives' work more of which can be found in Series II: Writing.

Arrangement

Material is arranged by surname of the musician whose piece is reflected therein.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 10 Folder : 9 Byron, Michael - "Eighty Pieces for String Instruments"
1979; 1996
Box: 10 Folder : 10 Byron, Michael - "7' for Solo Violin"
October 10, 1999
Box: 10 Folder : 11 Byron, Michael - "158 Pieces for String Instruments"
1979
Box: 10 Folder : 12 Cage, John - "Cheap Imitation" [annotated]
1977
Box: 10 Folder : 13 Cage, John - "Eight Whiskus"
March, 1985; April 23, 1986
Box: 10 Folder : 14 Cage, John - "Four^6 (part 3)" Montreal [1 of 3]
September 5, 2012; December 5, 2012
Box: 10 Folder : 15 Cage, John - "Four^6 (part 3)" Montreal [2 of 3]
April 10, 1997
Box: 10 Folder : 16 Cage, John - "Four^6 (part 3)" HR recording [3 of 3]
November 6, 2002
Box: 10 Folder : 17 Cage, John - "One^6" with "One^10"
June, 1990
Box: 10 Folder : 18 Cage, John - "Ryoanji" [adaptation]
[undated]
Box: 10 Folder : 19 Cage, John - "Score and Twenty Three Parts" "Anarchic Harmony" John Cage's 80th Birthday Festival
1974
Box: 10 Folder : 20 Cage, John - "Theater Piece"
February 26, 1995; November 17, 1995
Box: 10 Folder : 21 Cage, John - "Variations II"
June-October, 1998
Box: 10 Folder : 22 Cage, John - "Variations II" Koln
June, 1997
Box: 10 Folder : 23 Corner, Philip - "Gamelon Corn"
1982
Box: 10 Folder : 24 Corner, Philip - "(gamelon) The Gold Stone"
April, 1985
Box: 10 Folder : 25 Corner, Philip - "Violin Music for Malcolm Goldstein" with comments
[1995-2010]
Box: 10 Folder : 26 Epstein, Paul - "Changes 2" with correspondence
June 14, 1984; 1985
Box: 11 Folder : 1 Fang, Liv - Potluck Performances and Haskell Opera House Concert [photographs]
July 8, 2005; August 18, 2007
Box: 11 Folder : 2 Garland, Peter - "Matachin Dances"
October 1980- February 1981
Box: 11 Folder : 3 Garland, Peter - "Three Variations for Solo Violin"
Winter, 1983
Box: 11 Folder : 4 Higgins, Dick - "Song for Malcolm"
March 27, 1986
Box: 11 Folder : 5 Hellermann, William - "The Violin Between Us"
1980
Box: 11 Folder : 6 Ives, Charles - "In Re Con Moto Et Al" [Tone Roads]
April, 1964
Box: 11 Folder : 7 Ives, Charles - "A Program of Music by Charles Ives" McMillan Theater, Columbia University [originally framed]
[undated]
Box: 11 Folder : 8 Ives, Charles - "String Quartet No. 2" annotated for Tone Roads Concert (mid-1960's)
[c. 1965]
Box: 11 Folder : 9 Ives, Charles - "Tone Roads No. 1" annotated by Malcom Goldstein and Jim Tenney for Tone Roads concert, New School, NYC
December, 1963
Box: 11 Folder : 10 Ives, Charles - "Trio" annotated by Malcolm Goldstein and John Kirkpatrick
February 19, 1978
Box: 11 Folder : 11 Johnson, Tom - "Imperfections" with correspondence
1977
Box: 11 Folder : 12 Kasemets, Udo - "98 + memory echoes of John Cage"
October 27, 2002
Box: 11 Folder : 13 Kasemets, Udo - "EGAD, a string theory for solo violin"
2004
Box: 11 Folder : 14 Kaul, Matthias - [photographs and inkjet prints]
May, 1998
Box: 11 Folder : 15 Kaul, Matthias - "Last! Movement"; "Listen, this is for you"
February, 1998; [undated]
Box: 11 Folder : 16 Mac Low, Jackson - "Vocabulary Gatha for Malcolm Goldstein"
1978
Box: 11 Folder : 17 Mott, David - "Meditation I" [with correspondence]
1981; November 13, 1982
Box: 11 Folder : 18 Oliveros, Pauline - "Malcolm's Birthday Piece"; "Thirteen Changes for MG"
1986
Box: 11 Folder : 19 Oliveros, Pauline - "Portrait of (Malcolm)"
1987
Box: 11 Folder : 20 Oliveros, Pauline - "The Witness"
June 18, 1979; 1989
Box: 11 Folder : 21 Otte, Hans - "Alltagsmusik"
1989-1991
Box: 11 Folder : 22 Otte, Hans - "Alltagsmusik"
1990-1992
Box: 49 Folder : 4 Stravinsky, Igor - "Symphony of Psalms" [score]
1977
Box: 11 Folder : 23 Tenney, James - "Koan"
August 16, 1971
Box: 49 Folder : 3 Webern, Anton - "Six Bagatelles" [score, notes]
Box: 11 Folder : 24 Wilson, Peter Niklaus - "Kraniche in Zweireiner"
1996
Box: 11 Folder : 25 Wolff, Christian - "Bread and Roses" [annotations by Malcolm Goldstein]
[undated]

Subseries C: Notebooks and Sketches

Scope and Content

Subseries C contains notebooks and loose sketches for projects. Notebooks contain drafts of scores and notes about music projects. Each notebook contains more than one music project within it.

Arrangement

Each notebook has been given a number that was imposed by the archivist. This number is used to connect each notebook with the loose pages that were within it and falling out. These pages can be connected through this numbering system as well as through the photocopied pages of the notebook page that they were separated from.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 11 Folder : 26 Notebook 1 : "Beethoven Piano Sonata"; "Lamentations of Jeremiah"; "Passacoglia"
October 12, 1955; [undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 1 Notebook 1 : [loose pages removed from last page of notebook]
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 2 Notebook 2 : Sketches for Improvisation including "Sirens for Edgard Varese" ; "Plato Symposium" ; complete program at Judson Church
1965
Box: 12 Folder : 3 Notebook 2 : [loose pages removed from first page of notebook]

Processing Information

Materials from this group were also placed in an oversize box _

[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 4 Notebook 2 : "Plato Symposium" [discussion notes]
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 5 Notebook 2 : "John Cage Arts Award Materials for Student Performances"
[1965-1970]
Box: 12 Folder : 6 Notebook 2 : "Percussion Solo for Max"
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 7 Notebook 2 : "Sirens for Edgard Varese"
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 8 Notebook 3 : "Upon the Seashore of Endless Worlds"

Processing Information

Materials have been removed from oversize drawing pad.

May 25, 1975
Box: 12 Folder : 9 Notebook 3 : "From Center, Unfolding" Dance Positions
July, 1973
Box: 12 Folder : 10 Notebook 3 : "Circular Breath-Space"
February, 1972
Box: 12 Folder : 11 Notebook 3 : "The Revival (Movement III from Charles Ives Sonata #2"
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 12 Notebook 3 : "Dance for Oracle" [dance instructions]
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 13 Notebook 3 : "For Violins and Violas"
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 14 Notebook 3 : "Sheet Metal and Worker"
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 15 Notebook 3 : "Cartridge Music" Tone Roads
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 16 Notebook 3 : "Worded Music"; "Kaleidescope" [with various composition notes] [1 of 2]
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 17 Notebook 3 : "Thou Swell"; "Situations and Responses" for New School Composition Class [2 of 2]
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 18 Notes : Various Unfinished Compositions - Includes "The Obscurity of Walls"; "Renga Interaction & Extended"; "Celestial Orchestra" [1 of 4]
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 19 Notes : Various Unfinished Compositions - Includes "A Breaking of Vessels..."; "Trying to put it all together"; "On Hearing A Tractor At Midnight" [2 of 4]
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 20 Notes : Various Unfinished Compositions - Includes "The Stars and Stripes Forever March"
[undated]
Box: 12 Folder : 21 Notes : Various Unfinished Compositions - Includes "Baden Horspiel Soundscape"; "Marin's Song; Illuminated"; "Cantos III: Royalty House Blues"; "Between Hair and Wood/Changes" [4 of 4]
[undated]

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