Artur Schnabel: Tanzsuite (Dance Suite) 1921

This page has been set up for the pianists studying the printed score, available from Peermusic1, who wish to consult the manuscript.  George McGuire signs for the new engraving.  See here for a view of the first three engraved pages.

All 31 pages of the manuscript are accessible in high resolution.  Note that each page has a size of about 350 kB, thus downloading may be slow.

The pages 1 - 6 of the manuscript have been scanned by Kerstin Brümmer of the Akademie der Künste in Berlin, where the original of the first movement of the Dance Suite is located. The rest of the Dance Suite manuscript is located at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC. That is where the 2nd to 5th movements of the Dance Suite have been scanned by Tom Barrick.

Recordings: The Dance Suite has been recorded by Donald Isler on KASP Records 57571 (first recorded performance) and by Geoffrey Tozer on Chandos CHAN 9673

1 Peermusic Classical Item # TBD