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|Named Person:||Luigi Silva|
|Document Type:||Musical Score, Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Virgil Thomson; Luigi Silva
|Notes:||Originally for piano solo; transcribed for violoncello and piano by Luigi Silva.
Title adapted by cataloger from published work.
Manuscript in the hand of Luigi Silva, mainly in ink. Portrait no. 1 is sketched in pencil with most of piano part lacking.
Manuscript of Silva's transcription of "Four portraits for cello and piano" by the composer.
Selections from a larger work (4 v.) with the title "Portraits for piano solo."
Accompanied by  p. of sketches in pencil preceeding portrait no. 3.
|Description:||1 ms. score ( pages) ; 32 cm|
|Contents:||Preludio (Portrait of Howard Putzel) --
[Bugles and birds] (Portrait of [Pablo] Picasso) --
La volière [In a bird cage] (Portrait of Lise Deharme) --
Berceuse [Tango lullaby] (Portrait of Mademoiselle Alvares de Toledo) --
Fanfara [Fanfare for France] (Portrait of Max Kahn).
Four portraits for cello and piano
|Responsibility:||V. Thomson ; [transcribed by Luigi Silva].|