Am Plattensee (A Balaton taván). Philipp FAHRBACH.
Am Plattensee (A Balaton taván)

Am Plattensee (A Balaton taván)

Walzer ... Op. 105. Für Männerchor mit Pianoforte.

Budapest: Táborszky & Parsch [PN T. & P. 618], [1876].

Folio. Heavy contemporary plain brown wrappers with manuscript titling to label to upper, original publisher's lithographic wrappers printed in colour bound in. 1f. (printed dedication to the Budapester Männergesangverein), 5-19 pp. Text in German and Hungarian.

Title lithograph by Röder features two musicians on a boat on Lake Balaton.

Former owner's handstamp ("Neubauer Männergesangverein Sängerlust") and inventory numbers to heavy outer wrapper.

Moderately worn and browned; title adhered down to outer wrapper at inner margin, slightly defective throughout; tears to lower portion of each leaf, not affecting music; annotations to text in pencil.

First Edition. Scarce (no copies located in the U.S.).

Austrian composer and bandmaster Philipp Fahrbach (Junior) followed in his father's footsteps, taking over his orchestra in 1855. The elder Fahrbach had worked closely with Johann Strauss in Vienna.

Item #32265

Price: $100.00  other currencies

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