Young and Matured Henry Cowell with his music note.
 
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 I The 3rd recorder and the chord chart are "optional."
 M Ink score complete in 17m, plus D. C., on 2 masters. In CC at NYPL;
machine copy at LC.
790 Symphony No. 11: Seven Rituals of Music [for orchestra] 1953
(1) Music for a Child Asleep. Andantino (♩ = 69), p3-ll
(2) The Ritual of Work. Allegro (♩ = 120 or more), pl2-26
(3) The Ritual of Love. Lento (♩ = 60), p27-33
(4) The Ritual of Dance and Play. Presto (♩. = 120) - Piu mosso,
p34-56
(5) The Ritual of Magic and Mystery. Adagio [no M.M. here; many
quick changes followed by returns to Tempo I, here omitted],
p57-71
(6) The Ritual of Preparation for War. Vivace (♩= 120), p72-83
(7) The Ritual of Death, Andante (♩ = 92) - Piu mosso (♩ = 120)
 -Poco meno mosso (♩ = 92), p84-92
 D HC to his father, 9 Sep 1953: "Just completed my llth Symphony.
 .. ." HC to Nicolas Slonimsky, 17 Sep 1953: ". . . composed in the
late summer of '53 on Commission by the Louisville Symphony Or-
chestra. ..."
 I 2222 4331 (ad lib) timp (2 pairs) perc (3 players: xyl, 4 sm susp
cym, 1 Ig susp cym, 4 different-sized bowls, 2 tom-toms [or bongos],
anvil, b dr) pf (dbling eel) harp (ad lib) str. To this scoring (on
information sheet provided by HC for 1st performance) the published
score adds: 2 woodblocks, 2 more tom-toms (or bongos), bells, and
glock.
 F In Columbia Auditorium, Louisville, KY, 29 May 1954, by the
Louisville Symphony Orchestra, cond. Robert Whitney
 M (a) Ink full score on 98 [recte 100] masters; additions are masters
96 V2 and one unnumbered between 67 and 68. Ozalid prints
deposited by AMP for E Unpub copyright 1955.
(b) Pencil sketches in condensed score, 9p
 P Study score (92p, as above) copyright 1957, AMP. Materials on rental
from AMP.
 C The information sheet mentioned above and the published score both
contain HC's elaborations on the "seven rituals of music in the life
of men from birth to death": music for a child asleep, busy work
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