Young and Matured Henry Cowell with his music note.
 
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490 [Guest-book inscriptions]
(1) Nothing (2m), for piano
(2) How Old Is Song? (3m), for treble melodic instrument
 D 20 Mar 1933
 M Ink embellishments in the guest book of Nicolas Slonimsky, signed
"Sentimentally, Henry Cowell, March 20, '33." Machine copy at LC.
491 Six Casual Developments for Clarinet and Piano
(1) ♩ = 90. Rubato, pi
(2) Andante, p2-4
(3) Andante, p4-6
(4) Allegro, p6-8
(5) Adagio cantabile, p9-10
(6) Allegretto con moto, plO-12
 D HC to Charles Ives, 16 May 1933: "I have just completed a suite in
six movements for clarinet and piano, or clarinet & small chamber
combination."
 I The keyboard part for movement 2 is marked "Piano or Celesta."
 F At Yaddo Festival, Saratoga Strings, NY, 30 Sep 1933, Aaron Gorod-
ner, clarinet, and Harry Cumpson, piano
 M (a) Ink score complete on 12p, as above
(b) Ink clarinet part, complete on 5p, with positive photostats of
(a), at American Music Center, New York
(c) Pencil sketches, 8p
 P Piano score (16p) and clarinet part (6p) copyright 1949, Merrymount
Music Press (later Presser)
491aSix Casual Developments [for clarinet and chamber orchestra]
 D On 23 Jan 1934, HC wrote Nicolas Slonimsky: "I am finishing the
 6Casual Developments for clarinet solo and one each [of] flute, oboe,
bassoon, trumpet, hom, and strings."
 F This arrangement was for a dance by 3 members of Martha Graham's
group, using HC's tide, first seen at the Guild Theatre, New York,
25 Feb 1934; music by a small orchestra cond. Louis Horst.
 C The same music was used for a dance by the Graham group at the
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco, 8 Apr 1937, with the
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