Basic Details

Title
Portraits for Piano Solo: Album Four
Publication Type
Compilation
Availability
Available
Category
Solo Instrumental (with or without Piano Accompaniment)
Instrumentation
piano
Duration
14'
Publisher
G. Schirmer Inc.
First Publisher
Mercury Music
Edition/Catalog #
Sale from Rental Library
Member Works
  1. Tennis: A Portrait of Henry McBride (1935)
  2. Hymn: A Portrait of Josiah Marvel (1935)
  3. Lullaby Which is also a Spinning Song: A Portrait of Howard Putzel (1940)
  4. Swiss Waltz: A Portrait of Sophie Taüber-Arp (1940)
  5. Poltergeist: A Portrait of Hans Arp (1940)
  6. Insistences: A Portrait of Louise Crane (1941)
  7. The Hunt: A Portrait of A.E. Austin, Jr. (1935)
  8. Wedding Music: A Portrait of Jean Watts (1942)

Cataloging Information

Copyright
©1953 Mercury Music; ©1981 Virgil Thomson
Year Composed
1935-1942
M.S. Location
The Virgil Thomson Papers at Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Cardell Number
Multiple; consult finding aid.
Meckna Number
Multiple; consult Meckna.
External Links
Classical On Demand